Neil Chotem & His Orchestra. 2. Pussywillows, Cat-Tails. Neil Chotem & His Orchestra.
Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot, who turned 80 last November, is writing songs for the first time in years, with a new album on the horizon. In an article published in Toronto’s City News, Lightfoot said that he’s quit smoking and that action rekindled his interest in songwriting. His songs have been recorded by Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Barbra Streisand, Eric Clapton, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Hank Williams J. Jerry Lee Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Peter, Paul and Mary, Glen Campbell, Herb Alpert, Johnny Mathis, Olivia Newton-John, Jimmy Buffett, the Grateful Dead and many others. Bob Dylan regularly performs Lightfoot’s composition Shadows, Paul Simon and Billy Joel have included his tunes in their shows, and when Toby Keith does his surprise small venue/barroom appearances playing cover songs as the Incognito Bandito, Sundown is always on the set list.
Gordon Lightfoot - "Ribbon of Darkness". This perfect fusion of country, folk, and pop appeared on Lightfoot’s 1966 United Artists debut album Lightfoot!. While the memorable track was released as a single by the singer - who wrote the song. The original and hit recording of the song belonged to Marty Robbins, who earned a number one hit in 1965 with the song. Later in the decade, Connie Smith also covered the song, earning a spot in the Hot Country Songs Top 20. 7. Gordon Lightfoot - "Rainy Day People". The most recent Gordon Lightfoot song to appear on the American music charts came with this melodious romantic number, which hit the Top 20 on the Adult Contemporary charts in 1986, also earning him his last ranking on the Hot Country charts, as well. 5. Gordon Lightfoot - "Carefree Highway". The lyrics of this Lightfoot hit from the fall months of 1974 came straight from real life.
Free download and listen Timeless Songs of Gordon Lightfoot. Tracks count: 12. Views: 2. Seagreen - Early Morning Rain 03:36. Seagreen - Home from the Forest 03:15. Seagreen - Summer Side of Life 03:36.
The great Canadian singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot has written some of the most beautiful and enduring songs of our time. His soulful voice and rich guitar accompaniments have made him a true legend in the folk and pop music pantheon. Master guitarist Pete Huttlinger has the rare ability to hear all the nuances in Gordon Lightfoot's guitar arrangements.
Sundown" is a song by Canadian folk artist Gordon Lightfoot, from the eponymous album, released as a single in March 1974. Sundown" reached No. 1 on the . Billboard Hot 100 and easy listening charts and No. 13 on the Hot Country singles chart, as well as No. 1 in Canada on RPM's national singles chart. It was Lightfoot's only single to reach No. 1 on the Hot 100.
|B2||The Way I Feel|
|B3||Wherefore And Why|
|B4||A Minor Ballad|
|B5||Ribbon Of Darkness|
- Licensed From – CBC Radio Canada
- Songwriter – Gordon Lightfoot
NotesOriginally released on Apex Records as AL 7-1648
Neil Chotem - Plays The Songs Of Gordon Lightfoot
|AL 7-1648||Neil Chotem||Plays The Songs Of Gordon Lightfoot (LP, Album)||Apex||AL 7-1648||Canada||1969|
|KS 3619||Neil Chotem||Gordon Lightfoot Instrumental Songbook (LP)||Kapp Records, CBC Radio Canada||KS 3619||US||1973|
|346||Neil Chotem||Plays The Songs Of Gordon Lightfoot (LP, Album)||Radio Canada International||346||Canada||1969|
|KS 3619||Neil Chotem||Gordon Lightfoot Instrumental Songbook (LP, Promo)||Kapp Records||KS 3619||US||1973|