Love You till Tuesday (song)

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"Love You Till Tuesday" redirects here. For the film, see Love You till Tuesday (film). For the album, see Love You till Tuesday (album).
"Love You till Tuesday"
Single by David Bowie
from the album David Bowie
B-side Did You Ever Have a Dream
Released 14 July 1967
Format 7" single
Recorded Decca Studios, London, 3 June 1967
Genre Pop
Length 2:59
Label Deram
DM 135
Writer(s) David Bowie
Producer(s) Mike Vernon
David Bowie singles chronology
"The Laughing Gnome"
(1967)
"Love You till Tuesday"
(1967)
"Space Oddity"
(1969)
Alternative cover

"Love You till Tuesday" was a single by David Bowie. Released in 1967, the album version from David Bowie was re-recorded with added strings devised by Ivor Raymonde.

The result garnered good notices from the music press but, like his earlier singles, failed to break into the British charts. It would be his final new release for Deram.

In a column reviewing recently released singles, Bowie influence Syd Barrett told Melody Maker in May 1967, "Yeah, it's a joke number. Jokes are good...I think people will like the bit about it being Monday, when in fact it was Tuesday. Very chirpy, but I don't think my toes were tapping at all."

Bowie's 1969 showpiece film Love You till Tuesday took its name from the song, which also featured over the opening credits.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Love You till Tuesday" (Bowie) – 2:59
  2. "Did You Ever Have a Dream" (Bowie) – 2:06

Production credits[edit]

Trivia[edit]

German versions ("Lieb' Dich bis Dienstag" and "Mit mir in Deinem Traum") exist of both songs of this single and are circulated over the internet as mp3s, but have never been officially released.

References[edit]

Pegg, Nicholas, The Complete David Bowie, Reynolds & Hearn Ltd, 2000, ISBN 1-903111-14-5

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