Band of Gold" is a popular song written and composed by former Motown producers Holland–Dozier–Holland (under the pseudonym of Edythe Wayne) and Ron Dunbar. It was a major hit when first recorded by Freda Payne in 1970 for the Invictus label, owned by H-D-H. The song has been recorded by numerous artists, notably competing 1986 versions by contrasting pop singers Belinda Carlisle and Bonnie Tyler, and a 2007 version by Kimberley Locke.
Tracks A1-A6, B1, B3-B4, B6 published by Gold Forever Music, Inc. (BMI). Track B2 published by Three Bridges Music Corp. Track B5 published by Cedarwood Publishing Co. Inc. Processed By: Syntrex. Wayne Walker wrote the similar title "Happy Hurt".
Band of Gold was Freda Payne's third studio album and her first for Invictus Records. The tenth track was written by Payne's younger sister, Scherrie.
Features Song Lyrics for Freda Payne's Band of Gold album. Bring the Boys Home Lyrics. 9. Band of Gold Lyrics. 10. Deeper & Deeper Lyrics. Freda Payne Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965.
Freda Payne's "Band of Gold" was voted number 391 in Rolling Stone magazine's listing of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. Unfortunately, the station stopped broadcasting. Perhaps, this is a temporary station problem. You can leave your e-mail and we will let you know when the broadcast of the station will be online again: Or listen to the other country dec name stations.
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Although much of soul vocalist Freda Payne's early '70s association with the mighty Invictus label would be fraught with stress, her 1970 debut album, Band of Gold, was nevertheless a masterpiece of epic proportions.
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- Licensed From – Holland Bros Productions
- Published By – Gold Forever Music, Inc.
- Written-By – Wayne*, Dunbar*
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