FIRST CUT IS THE DEEPEST, The

Latest update on 10/04/2017

Artist: P.P. Arnold
Author: Cat Stevens
Label: Immediate
Year: 1967

Ex Ikette who settled in Britain following a tour with the Turners. Her back-up band was signed by that same Immediate label under the name The Nice. Seemed they became close friends, since it's P.P.'s little daughter you hear at the end of Nice hit America, reciting: "America is pregnant with promise and anticipation, but is murdered by the hand of the inevitable".

Covers:

1967:

Norma Fraser

1967:

Cat Stevens [author]

1968:

Koobas

1969:

Love Affair

1973:

Keith Hampshire

1973:

I-Roy

1973:

Linda Ronstadt

1976:

Rod Stewart [on A Night On The Town and n°1 UK]

1983:

Martin Simpson

1994:

Dawn Penn

1995:

Papa Dee

1995:

Haddaway

1997:

Tony Hadley

2003:

Sheryl Crow

Contact


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Arnold Rypens
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B-2840 Reet (Rumst)

info@originals.be

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