ONLY A FOOL BREAKS HIS OWN HEART

Latest update on 30/07/2015

Artist: Arthur Prysock
Author: Shelly Coburn/Norman Bergen
Label: Old Town
Year: 1965

B-side of Open Up Your Heart and on lp Mr. Arthur Prysock And Guest, meaning Count Basie, but he's not playing on this track.

Covers:

1966:

Tony Gregory [also in Jamaica]

1966:

Long John Baldry [B-side of Drifter and on his lp Looking At Long John]

1966:

Lord Brynner [as Only A Fool; steel drum instrumental]

1967:

Byron Lee & Mighty Sparrow [n°2 NL in '77; crediting himself; Slinger Francisco is The Mighty Sparrow]

1967:

Jackie Edwards

1968:

Tom Jones

1968:

Jonko & Kosti [n°1 Finland, triggering a never ending row of Finnish versions (most as Muisto Vain Jää)]

1992:

Grant & Forsyth

1996:

Jan Rot [as Zonder Gevoel]

1997:

Wyclef Jean [as prelude to To All The Girls]

1998:

Doran [as Het Eenzaamste Hart]

2001:

Dion

2001:

Nick Lowe

2001:

Sly & Robbie

Dallas Frazier's ('67) is an own song.

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