Since then, his compositions have achieved phenomenal radio singles chart positions: five #1s, five top 10s and thirteen top 40 hits five top 10s and thirteen top 40 hits many continue to receive radio airplay today lightfoot has also had his songs recorded by other great artists including: bob dylan, elvis presley, johnny cash, hank. Lightfoot had a number of canadian single releases 1970 was his breakthrough year in the us when he signed with the warner brothers record label here’s why gordon lightfoot is considered canada’s greatest songwriter. Lightfoot's albums from this time were well received in countries other than canada but did not produce any hit singles outside of canada, he remained better known as a songwriter than as a performer. After “lightfoot” was released in the winter of 1968, it was a year and a half later that gordon lightfoot had his biggest hit single to date, “if you could read my mind” he would enjoy further hit singles in canada and the usa into the mid-70’s most notably with “sundown” and “the wreck of the edmund fitzgerald.
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Gordon lightfoot memorabilia and collectibles shop for signed photos, autographs and other autographed items related to gordon lightfoot 100% certified authentic. The single rose to the top five of the pop charts, and after the album was retitled if you could read my mind, it reached the top ten while lightfoot had finally achieved international success, he continued to live and base his operations in canada, and his next album, 1971's summer side of life, featured several tunes focused on life in his. Gordon meredith lightfoot jr cc oont (born november 17, 1938) is a canadian singer-songwriter who achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music he is credited with helping to define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s he is often referred to as canada's greatest songwriter and is known internationally as a folk-rock legend.
Gordon lightfoot singles by points if you could read my mind (12/1970 • 164 pts) the wreck of the edmund fitzgerald (08/1976 • 183 pts) sundown (04/1974 • 223 pts. Gordon lightfoot (born november 17, 1938) is a canadian singer-songwriter who achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music he is credited with helping to define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s he is often referred to as canada's greatest songwriter and is known internationally as a folk-rock legend lightfoot's discography comprises 19 studio albums, three. List of gordon lightfoot songs, ranked from best to worst by the ranker communityall of gordon lightfoot's singles are included here, but real fans know there are other awesome songs to vote on other than the radio hits.
Gordon lightfoot a: negotiations b: it's too late, he wins: abc-paramount usa: 45-10373: nov 1962: 7 2 : gordon lightfoot a: i'm not sayin' b: for lovin' me: warner bros usa: 5621: apr 1965: 7 12: 100: gordon lightfoot a: just like tom thumb's blues b: ribbon of darkness: 45cat for 7 singles. one of the leading singer/songwriters of the 1960s and '70s, gordon lightfoot was canada's most successful contemporary folk artist, establishing himself as an important songwriter in the mid-'60s and going on to become a major international recording star in the following decade lightfoot's songs available with an apple music subscription. I don't know much about gordon lightfoot apart from his three big american hit singles, of which this was the biggest, a us number 1 in 1974, but i know i love this song.
Top songs / chart singles discography search in amazoncomcoukcadefresit ebay wikipedia : songs songs songs albums video playlist - by chronological order (i can see it in your eyes) by gordon lightfoot from endless wire 47 33 us 3 ac 92 country [warner 8518] written by gordon lightfoot 15 09/1978 daylight katy. Lightfoot has recorded 20 albums and earned five grammy nominations his songs have been aired regularly for 50 years, earning him radio singles chart positions in north america achieved by few others. Discography gordon lightfoot singles 1960's 1970's 1980's 1990's 2000's 2010's. Sundown is a song by canadian folk artist gordon lightfoot, from the eponymous album, released as a single in march 1974 sundown reached number one on the us billboard hot 100 and easy.
If you could read my mind is a song by canadian singer-songwriter gordon lightfoot it reached number one on canadian music charts and was his first recording to appear on the american music charts, reaching number 5 on the billboard hot 100 singles chart in february 1971. Mingle2 is the place to meet lightfoot singles there are thousands of men and women looking for love or friendship in lightfoot, virginia our free online dating site & mobile apps are full of single women and men in lightfoot looking for serious relationships, a little online flirtation, or new friends to go out with. Gordon lightfoot was born in orillia, ontario, on november 17, 1938 his parents, jessica and gordon lightfoot sr, ran a dry cleaning business his mother noticed young gordon had some musical talent and the boy soprano first performed in grade four at his elementary school. Sundown reached no 1 on the us 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.