This Is Love" is a song by George Harrison and is the fifth track on his 1987 studio album In June 1988, the song was also released as the third Cloud Nine. single from that album, peaking at number 55 in the UK Singles Chart (see 1988 in British music).
B-side for this single was going to be " Handle with Care," a collaboration between Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, and Tom Petty at Bob Dylan's studio in Santa Monica, California. When executives at Harrison's distributor Warner Bros. Records heard the track, they decided it was too good to be released as single "filler," a decision that resulted in the formation of the Traveling Wilburys and the album with "Handle with Care" as the lead track and single. Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1
"This Is Love" was included on Harrison's 2009 career-spanning compilation
. Steve Wood and Daniel May composed music to the 1998 documentary film Let It Roll: Songs by George Harrison incorporating melodies from some of Harrison's songs, one of which was "This Is Love". Everest [1 ]
Track listings [ edit ]
"This Is Love"
"Breath Away from Heaven"
All Those Years Ago" (12" and CD only)
Hong Kong Blues" (CD only)
References [ edit ]
^ Keith Badham, The Beatles Diary Volume 2: After the Break-Up 1970−2001, Omnibus Press (London, 2002), pp 588−89.
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