She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five No. Eleven of her singles including two platinum and 14 of her albums including two platinum and four double platinum have been certified gold by the RIAA. Her music has been successful in multiple formats including pop, country and adult contemporary and has sold an estimated over million albums worldwide.
She co-starred with John Travolta in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical Grease, which featured one of the most successful film soundtracks in Hollywood history. Forgot your password? Retrieve it. Get promoted. Powered by OnRad.
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Crying, Laughing, Loving, Lying. International superstardom came when the American listening public took her to their hearts with the song If Not For You in There are differences between early US and international releases which can be confusing for collectors and fans alike since the same title is not necessarily the same album, but after Olivia's solo album releases in the English-speaking world all have the same titles and nearly all the same tracks.
It has not been played since the death of bassist John Entwistle in It was performed during the US tour, from which the first known Who recordings of the song were made, including a June date at the Monterey Pop Festival. The first version to be released by The Who appeared on the album Live at Leeds.
The single from this album peaked at number 38 in the UK and number 27 in the US. The Who recorded at least two studio versions of this track in Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, saying that The Who gave it a "wild updating" and was "certain to put them right up there at the top.
Rex recorded the song in , using it as a standalone B-side to their breakthrough " Ride a White Swan " single. Further, "Summertime Blues" was frequently performed at T. Rex concerts from to Unlike the acoustic studio version, live performances of the song were always with electric guitars, as was the December version recorded for BBC Radio 1.
Mick Farren , former lead singer of The Deviants recorded the song in December , releasing it on his solo album Mona — The Carnivorous Circus. It was released in June as the lead single from the album and the song reached Number One on the U.
Jackson said that he was inspired by Buck Owens ' version. Deborah Evans Price of Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, saying that Jackson "gives the oft-covered Eddie Cochran oldie the full, twangy ' Chattahoochee ' treatment. But who cares? He goes on to say that the "charm of the Eddie Cochran original is lost by forcing those country line-dance beats into the backing track. The video was directed by Michael Salomon and was released in June Considered by Jackson as the "sequel" to his " Chattahoochee " video a year earlier, it was also the only video of his that Salomon directed.
It begins with a shot of him water-skiing which ends the "Chattahoochee" video before transitioning to him and a band performing the song while seated in the bed of a pickup.
Many 4-wheelers, ATVs and a limo full of middle-aged farmers are seen riding through the mud and getting stuck. Jackson, in a plain white t-shirt, is seen riding around in the mud in his pickup before getting out and walking in between many people fighting in the mud. However, he stays stainless until the very end, where he only gets one small spot of mud on the left side of his shirt before finally joining in the tussle.
It ends with Jackson posing as a scarecrow. The song was covered in French by Johnny Hallyday. Canadian rock band Rush released their cover as a single on May 21, It was later released on their cover EP Feedback released two months later on 29 June. It appears as the first track on the EP.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song by Eddie Cochran. For the album by Cochran, see Summertime Blues album. For the film directed by Yaky Yosha, see Summertime Blues film. For the film, see Summer Time Blues film. Rock and roll garage rock. The Great Rock Discography. Edinburgh: Canongate Books Ltd.View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Clearly Love on Discogs. Label: MCA Records - MCA • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • /5(7).