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The Merseys - Sorrow album

The Merseys - Sorrow album Performer: The Merseys
Title: Sorrow
Style: Soft Rock
Size MP3: 1818 mb
Size FLAC: 1939 mb
Rating: 4.9

Sorrow" is a song first recorded by The McCoys in 1965 and released as the B-side to their cover of "Fever". It became a big hit in the United Kingdom in a version by The Merseys, reaching number 4 on the UK chart on 28 April 1966. A version by David Bowie charted worldwide in 1973. A line from the song - "With your long blonde hair and your eyes of blue" - is used in the Beatles song "It's All Too Much" which was featured on their 1969 album Yellow Submarine.

Watch the video for Sorrow from The Merseys's Good Morning Vietnam for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. After the initial success of The Merseybeats had waned, the band folded, and in 1966 founding members Tony Crane and Billy Kinsley formed a vocal duo called The Merseys.

The Merseys - Sorrow. Artist: The Merseys The Rock Started, Fifty-Nine. Download The Merseys - Sorrow.

Album: Gold: British Invasion (1966). Charted: 4. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. The Merseys' record company rejected the original take of this song, but the second version took the duo into the UK Top 10. Tony Crane said in Mojo magazine September 2008: "We were sure the first version was a hit, it was marvellous. The second version had more of a live feel and brass, so we came away a bit confused that we'd had a hi. David Bowie recorded this on his 1973 covers album Pin Ups. Released as a single it went to in the UK. More songs from The Merseys. More songs from 1966.

With your long blonde hair and your eyes of blue The only thing I ever get from you is Sorrow, sorrow You're acting funny spendin' all my money You're out there playin' your high class games Sorrow, sorrow

Sorrow - merseys, the - music - -. Terms of Service. Album: British Invasion Songbook Hits Revisited '64 - '70, 2015. Has been played on. United Kingdom 26.

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A Sorrow 2:18
B Rhythm Of Love 2:06


  • Producer – Kit Lambert

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Sorrow
Written By – Feldman-Goldstein-GottehrerWritten-By – Feldman*, Goldstein*, Gottehrer*
B Some Other Day
Written By – Crane-KinsleyWritten-By – Kinsley*, Crane*

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Mercury Record Corporation
  • Published By – Grand Canyon Music Inc.
  • Published By – Near North Music, Inc.
  • Pressed By – Mercury Record Manufacturing Company


  • Producer – Kit Lambert


Side A published by Grand Canyon Music Inc.
Side B published by Near North Music, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): YW1-38552
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): YW1-38553
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching): YW 38552 2 MR
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching): YW 38553 1 MR

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TF 694 The Merseys Sorrow ‎(7", Single, Mono, 4 P) Fontana TF 694 UK 1966
BF-257 The Merseys Sorrow ‎(7", Single) Philips BF-257 Australia 1966
TF 694, TF 267575 The Merseys Sorrow ‎(7", Single, Mono) Fontana, Fontana TF 694, TF 267575 Denmark 1966
72582 The Merseys Sorrow ‎(7", Promo) Mercury 72582 US 1966
267 575 TF, 3244 The Merseys Sorrow ‎(7", Single) Fontana, Fontana 267 575 TF, 3244 Greece 1966