Originally recorded on July 30, 1969 at Mastertone Studios in New York City with Lewis Merenstein as producer. Released on “Moondance” January 27, 1970.
|Single by David Bowie|
|from the album David Bowie|
|B-side||“Wild Eyed Boy from Freecloud”|
|Released||11 July 1969|
|Length||5:15 (album version)
4:33 (UK single edit)
3:26 (U.S. single edit)
This country classic is written by Kris Kristofferson and was popularized in 1969 by Ray Stevens before becoming a number one hit for Johnny Cash.