Eli's Comin'

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"Eli's Comin'"
Song by Laura Nyro from the album Eli and the Thirteenth Confession
Recorded 1968
Genre Pop
Language English
Label CBS (UK)
Columbia (US)
Writer Laura Nyro
Producer Laura Nyro, Charlie Calello
Cover versions
Three Dog Night, Honey Ltd.

Eli's Comin' is a song written in 1967 by New York-born singer, songwriter, and pianist Laura Nyro.[1] It was also covered by Three Dog Night in 1969.[2]

The song was originally released as the sixth song[3] of Nyro's album Eli and the Thirteenth Confession, released in 1968, however the song also featured on Three Dog Night's 1969 albums Captured Live at the Forum and Suitable for Framing.


  • Michele Kort's biography Soul Picnic: The Music and Passion of Laura Nyro (ISBN 0-312-20941-X)
  1. ^ Kort, Michele (2002). "Eli's Comin'". Soul Picnic: The Music and Passion of Laura Nyro. St. Martin's Press. pp. 57. ISBN 0-312-20941-X.
  2. ^ http://www.secondhandsongs.com/performance/51558
  3. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/r14320

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