Weight of the World (Ringo Starr song)

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"Weight of the World"

UK 7" vinyl picture sleeve
Single by Ringo Starr
from the album Time Takes Time
B-side "After All These Years"
"Don't Be Cruel" (CD only)
Released 28 April 1992 (US)
18 May 1992 (UK)
Format vinyl record 7", CD single
Recorded February–September 1991, February 1992
Genre Rock
Length 3:54
Label Private Music
Writer(s) Brian O'Doherty, Fred Velez
Producer(s) Don Was
Ringo Starr singles chronology
"Don't Go Where the Road Don't Go"
(1992)
"Weight of the World"
(1992)
"La De Da"
(1998)

"Weight of the World" is a song by Ringo Starr, released on his 1992 album, Time Takes Time. Written by Brian O'Doherty and Fred Velez, the song was released as a single backed with "After All These Years", and "Don't Be Cruel" (the latter was only on the CD single). The single reached 74 in the UK charts.[1] It was released on 28 April 1992 in the US,[nb 1] and on 18 May in the UK.[nb 2][4]

Track listing[edit]

7" single
  1. "Weight of the World" – 3:54
  2. "After All These Years" – 3:10
CD single
  1. "Weight of the World" – 3:54
  2. "After All These Years" – 3:10
  3. "Don't Be Cruel" – 2:08

References[edit]

Footnotes
  1. ^ US Private Music 01005-81003-2[2]
  2. ^ 7": UK Private Music 115 392; CD: UK Private Music 665 392[3]
Citations
  1. ^ "Ringo Starr - Weight Of The World". Jpgr.co.uk. Retrieved 9 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Harry, Bill (2004). The Ringo Starr Encyclopedia. London: Virgin Books. p. 184. ISBN 9780753508435. 
  3. ^ Harry, Bill (2004). The Ringo Starr Encyclopedia. London: Virgin Books. p. 183. ISBN 9780753508435. 
  4. ^ Harry, Bill (2004). The Ringo Starr Encyclopedia. London: Virgin Books. pp. 183, 184. ISBN 9780753508435. 

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