This song was written by Leon Russell and Greg Dempsey. It was first recorded by Leon Russell in 1969. It was recorded at Olympic Studios in London. The recording features George Harrison on guitar and Ringo Starr on drums. The recording also features Eric Clapton, Bill Wyman and Steve Winwood. It was released in 1970 on Leon Russell’s debut album, Leon Russell. Roll Away The Stone was also released as a single in 1970 with Hummingbird on the B-side.