Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building
Studio album by Neil Diamond
Released 1993
Recorded 1993
Genre Pop/Rock
Label Columbia
Producer Peter Asher
Neil Diamond chronology
The Christmas Album
(1992)
Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building
(1993)
The Christmas Album, Volume II
(1994)


Up On The Roof: Songs From The Brill Building is a cover album and also the twenty-first studio album released in 1993 by Neil Diamond on Columbia Records. It contains a duet with Dolly Parton, string arrangements by David Campbell, along with re-makes of tracks associated with the Brill Building, where Diamond had worked in the 1960s.

It was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" (duet with Dolly Parton) Phil Spector, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil 4:31
2. "Up on the Roof"   Gerry Goffin, Carole King 3:29
3. "Love Potion Number Nine"   Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller 3:05
4. "Will You Love Me Tomorrow"   Gerry Goffin, Carole King 3:29
5. "Don't Be Cruel"   Otis Blackwell 3:46
6. "Do Wah Diddy Diddy" (duet with Mary's Danish) Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich 2:55
7. "I (Who Have Nothing)"   Carlo Donida, Mogol, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller 4:05
8. "Do You Know the Way to San José?"   Burt Bacharach, Hal David 3:03
9. "Don't Make Me Over"   Burt Bacharach, Hal David 3:37
10. "River Deep"   Phil Spector, Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich 3:58
11. "A Groovy Kind of Love"   Toni Wine, Carole Bayer Sager 2:52
12. "Spanish Harlem"   Jerry Leiber, Phil Spector 3:43
13. "Sweets for My Sweet"   Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman 2:53
14. "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen"   Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield 3:39
15. "Ten Lonely Guys"   Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein, Richard Gottehrer, Stanley Kahan, Eddie Snyder, Neil Diamond 4:16
16. "Save the Last Dance for Me"   Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman 2:27

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]