Baker Knight''s songs have been recorded by over forty artists.
Aside from writing Ricky Nelson''s Rock Classic "Lonesome Town,"
Ricky recorded a total of 22 songs written by Baker including "Never Be Anyone Else But You," "I Got A Feelin''" and "Sweeter Than You." "Lonesome Town" was also recorded by Sir Paul McCartney and Bob Dylan.
Baker also wrote "The Wonder of You" which was recorded by Elvis Presley and became an international hit. The song was also done by Ray Peterson and The Sandpipers.
Dean Martin recorded eleven of his songs including "Somewhere There''s A Someone."
In addition, Mickey Gilley recorded "Don''t The Girls All Get Prettier At Closing Time," winner of The Academy of Country Music''s Song Of The Year Award for 1976.