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Invisible College (2). Draggin' The Line, Spirit In The Sky '83 (12", Maxi). RCA Limited Australia and New Zealand.
Draggin' the Line" is a hit song by American rock musician Tommy James, who went solo after the Shondells disbanded in 1970. It was first released as the B side of "Church Street Soul Revival" in 1970. The song was judged to have some hit potential so they went back in the studio and added horns to the master and re-released it as an A side single in 1971.
Spirit in the Sky is the debut album by American singer-songwriter Norman Greenbaum. It contains his popular hit song, the title track "Spirit in the Sky". It was released on CD by Varèse Sarabande in 2001, with seven bonus tracks. Re-released on vinyl by Varèse Sarabande for Record Store Day, April 19, 2014. All selections written by Norman Greenbaum.
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from the album Spirit in the Sky. B-side. Spirit in the Sky" is a song written and originally recorded by Norman Greenbaum and released in late 1969. The single became a gold record, selling two million copies from 1969 to 1970 and reached number three on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart (April 18, 1970), where it lasted for 15 weeks in the Top 100. Billboard ranked the record the No. 22 song of 1970. It also climbed to number one on the UK, Australian and Canadian charts in 1970. Rolling Stone ranked "Spirit in the Sky" No. 333 on its list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
Album: Spirit In The Sky (1969). Charted: 1 3. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. songfacts ®. Lyrics . If uttered in seriousness, that line would have to go down in history as perhaps the most ridiculous rock lyric ever. Also, supporting my theory that this song seems to be more of a criticism, is the singer's vocal delivery. Seriously, intentionally or unintentionally, Norman Greenbaum has to have the most sarcastic-sounding singing voice ever.
Spirit in the Sky" is a song written and originally recorded by Norman Greenbaum and released in late 1969. The single became a gold record, selling two million copies from 1969 to 1970, and reached number three on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart (April 18, 1970), where it lasted for 15 weeks in the Top 100, and on WCFL on 16 March 1970 and on WLS on 23 March 1970, just before Easter. It also climbed to number one on the UK, Australian and Canadian charts in 1970
Spirit In The Sky" is representing Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Tel Aviv, Israel. The song is inspired by the struggles for equal rights regardless of ethnicity, gender, identity and sexuality. Spirit In The Sky" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.
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|A||Draggin' The Line (Radio Edit)
Featuring – Norman GreenbaumProducer, Mixed By – Barry Beam, Lester Temple
|B||Spirit In The Sky '83 (Radio Edit)|
Notes(P) 1983 Pacific Records
Manufactured for and dustributed by RCA Limited Australia and New Zealand.
|TDS-176||Invisible College||Draggin' The Line / Spirit In The Sky '83 (12", Maxi)||RCA Limited Australia and New Zealand||TDS-176||Australia||1983|