Dobie Gray - Drift Away
Written-By – Chuck Higgins Jr., Dobie Gray
Written-By – Mentor Williams
|MU 1184||Dobie Gray||Drift Away (7", Promo)||MCA Records||MU 1184||UK||1973|
|MCA 146||Dobie Gray||Drift Away (7", Single, Sol)||MCA Records||MCA 146||UK||1974|
|5C 006-95140||Dobie Gray||Drift Away (7", Single)||MCA Records||5C 006-95140||Netherlands||1973|
|MCA-1323||Dobie Gray||Drift Away (7")||MCA Records||MCA-1323||Australia||1973|
|MC/S 6531||Dobie Gray||Drift Away (7", Single)||MCA Records||MC/S 6531||New Zealand||1973|
- Producer [Produced By] – Mentor Williams
Label variation: Side B Alsworth Music (ASCAP) differs from Drift Away
A - Almo Music Corp.
B - Ainsworth Music
℗ 1973 MCA Records, Inc.
MF'D By MCA Records, Inc.
- Rights Society: ASCAP
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Label): (7-L16,250)
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Label): (7-L16,242)◆
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Runout, variant 1): 7-L16250-W2 ◈-P-◈
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Runout, variant 1): 7-L16242-W2 ◈-P-◈
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Runout, variant 2): 7-L16250-W2 ◈-P-◈ IIIII
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Runout, variant 2): 7-L16242-W2 ◈-P-◈ I
- Pressing Plant ID (Stamped in both runouts): ◈-P-◈
- Pressing Plant ID (Side B label): ◆
- Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
- Published By – Ainsworth Music
- Published By – Almo Music Corp.
- Produced For – Third Son Productions
- Pressed By – MCA Pressing Plant, Pinckneyville
Drift Away is a song by Mentor Williams written in 1970. it was recorded by Clarence Carter on his 1970 album Patches and by John Henry Kurtz on his 1972 album Reunion. Mentor Williams was a country songwriter, and John Henry Kurtz was an actor and swamp rock singer. It was later given to soul singer Dobie Gray for whom it became a surprise international hit and the best known version. In 1973 the song became Dobie Gray's biggest hit, peaking at 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and certified gold by. Dobie Gray's version of Drift Away is, justifiably, the most famous and, by far, the most brilliant reading of the. Originally released on John Henry Kurtz' 1972 REUNION album, the indelible classic always takes me Away - Dobie Gray. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Drift Away In the Style of Dobie Gray - Single. Drift Away. Dobie Gray. Said Young, Dobie Gray asked my father to join him in playing 'Drift Away' live. This was the first time since 1973 that they had played the song together. In the '80s my father was showing another guitar player how to play the intro to 'Drift Away,' but the other guy said he thought that my father was playing it wrong. In fact he was playing in the wrong key. Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn May 12th 1973, Dobie Gray performed Drift Away on the ABC-TV program 'American Bandstand'. At the time the song was at 5 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart and that would also be its peak position on the chart. See the third post below. Album: Drift Away. Have This Want This. Album Info This Release. Visitor rating. Release date label labelcode medium genre submit corrections. Dobie GrayKaraoke with Background Vocals. Drift Away is a music album by Dobie Gray released in 1973. Drift Away is ranked 47,542nd in the overall chart, 4,819th in the 1970s, and 516th in the year 1973. DOBIE GRAY 45 SINGLE, DRIFT AWAY, CITY STARS Condition: Used. Time left: 17h 34m 53s Ships to: Worldwide. Dobie Gray Drift Away. 장르: Rock , Funk, Soul. 참조: Drift Away, LP, Album, MCA-515. I first became aware of Dobie Gray at the age of 11, when a local DJ who lived next door brought me home a promo 445 of Drift Away. For whatever reason, the song captivated me from beginning to end, and I wore out that 45. Fast-forward to high school in 1978, and I found a copy of the Drift Away Lp in the cutout bin at my local Thrifty Drug Store for