Thank You for Being a Friend

Andrew Gold song and The Golden Girls theme song

"Thank You for Being a Friend" is a 1978 song by Andrew Gold and is taken from their third studio album All This and Heaven Too. It went to number 7 in Canada, number 25 in the United States, number 42 in the United Kingdom and number 58 in Australia. It was the theme song the NBC hit series The Golden Girls.

"Thank You for Being a Friend"
Single by Andrew Gold
from the album All This and Heaven Too
B-side"Still You Linger On"
ReleasedFebruary 1978
Length3:58 (Single Edit)
4:47 (Album Version)
Songwriter(s)Andrew Gold
  • Andrew Gold
  • Brock Walsh
Andrew Gold singles chronology
"I'm On My Way"
"Thank You for Being a Friend"
"Never Let Her Slip Away"
Music video
"Thank You For Being A Friend" at YouTube

References change

  1. Snyder, Michael (September 30, 2019). "Spooky, scary, and silly tunes". Marina Times. Retrieved May 28, 2023. The album has all the charm and good humor one might expect from the pop-rock purveyor of the perennial "Thank You for Being a Friend".
  2. "Explore: Soft Rock | Top Songs | AllMusic". 2011-12-14. Archived from the original on December 14, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-24.