2145 All Right Now – Free (1970)

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All Right Now.

This song was written by Andy Fraser and Paul Rodgers. It was first recorded by English band Free in 1970. It was released on their album Fire And Water in 1970. An edited version was released as a single in 1970 with Mouthful of Grass on the B-side. The single reached number four on the Billboard chart and number two on the UK Singles chart. The song was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band. It was sung by Simon Kirke. A live version was released on the 2000 album The Anthology… So Far.

Now Here This : All Right Now – Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band (2000)

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2144 Whiskey Train – Procol Harum (1970)

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Whiskey Train.

This song was written by Robin Trower and Keith Reid. It was first recorded by Procol Harum in 1970. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by Chris Thomas. The song was first released on Procol Harum’s 1970 album Home. It was later released as a single in America. The B-side was About To Die. Whiskey Train was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band and was sung by Gary Brooker.

2143 American Woman – The Guess Who (1970)

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American Woman.

American Woman was written by Burton Cummings, Garry Peterson, Jim Kale and Randy Bachman. It was first recorded by the band The Guess Who in 1969. It was released on their album American Woman in 1970. It was also released as a single with No Sugar Tonight on the B-side. The single went to number nineteen on the UK Singles chart and number one on the Billboard chart. The song was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band and was sung by Burton Cummings. A live version was released in 1993 on the album Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band Volume 2: Live From Montreux.

Now Hear This: American Woman – Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band (1993)

2142 Ob-La-Di – Ambrose Campbell & All Stars (1969)

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Ob-La-Di.

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1968. It was recorded by Ambrose Campbell and Prince Buster’s All Stars in 1969. The lyrics were sung in Nigerian. In the UK it was released as the B-side to Hey Jude in 1969. It was titled Ob-La-Di. Prince Buster And All Stars also released a version of Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da in 1969.

2141 Hey Jude – Ambrose Campbell & All Stars (1969)

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Ambrose Campbell.

Hey Jude was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1968. It was recorded by Nigerian musician Ambrose Campbell in 1969. He was backed by Prince Buster’s All Stars. The lyrics were sung in Nigerian. Hey Jude was released as a single in the UK on the Melodisc label in 1969. The B-side was Ob-La-Di. Prince Buster And All Stars also released a version of Hey Jude in 1969.

2140 Lontano Dagli Occhi – Mary Hopkin (1970)

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Lontano Dagli Occhi.

This Italian song was written by Sergio Endrigo and Sergio Bardotti. It was first recorded by Sergio Endrigo in 1969. Mary Hopkin recorded her version the same year. Her version was recorded at Morgan Studios in London and was produced by Paul McCartney. The recording features Paul McCartney on bass and piano. It was released as the B-side to the single Temma Harbour in 1970. The single was released on the Apple Records label.

2139 Temma Harbour – Mary Hopkin (1970)

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Mary Hopkin.

This song was written by Philamore Lincoln and was recorded by him in 1969. Mary Hopkin recorded the song the same year. Her version was produced by Mickie Most and was released as a single in 1970. The single was released on the Apple Records label with Lontano Dagli Occhi on the B-side. The single reached number six on the UK singles chart.