Here Comes My Baby (Cat Stevens song)

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"Here Comes My Baby"
Single by The Tremeloes
from the album Here Come The Tremeloes
Released January 1967
Format 7" single
Genre Beat
Length 2:48
Label CBS
Songwriter(s) Cat Stevens
Producer(s) Mike Smith
The Tremeloes singles chronology
"Good Day Sunshine"
(1966)
"Here Comes My Baby"
(1967)
"Silence Is Golden"
(1967)

"Good Day Sunshine"
(1966)
"Here Comes My Baby"
(1967)
"Silence Is Golden"
(1967)
"Here Comes My Baby"
Song by Cat Stevens
from the album Matthew and Son
Released 10 March 1967
Recorded 1967
Genre Baroque pop, folk rock
Length 2:58
Songwriter(s) Cat Stevens
Matthew and Son track listing
  1. "Matthew and Son"
  2. "I Love My Dog"
  3. "Here Comes My Baby"
  4. "Bring Another Bottle Baby"
  5. "Portobello Road"
  6. "I've Found a Love"
  7. "I See a Road"
  8. "Baby Get Your Head Screwed On"
  9. "Granny"
  10. "When I Speak to the Flowers"
  11. "The Tramp"
  12. "Come on and Dance"
  13. "Hummingbird"
  14. "Lady"

"Here Comes My Baby" is a pop song written by Cat Stevens. It was first recorded and released as a single by The Tremeloes in January 1967, and became a hit in both the UK and U.S. at numbers 4[1] and 13, respectively.[2] It appeared on Stevens' album Matthew and Son, released in March 1967 (Stevens had recorded the song on February 1, 1967).

Cover versions[edit]

Yo La Tengo covered the song on their 1990 album, Fakebook. It was also covered by The Mavericks, whose version peaked at number 42 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in 1999.[3] Turin Brakes released their cover version as a B-side to their single, "Something In My Eye".[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 565. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  2. ^ Allmusic - Charts & Awards
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2013). Hot Country Songs 1944–2012. Record Research, Inc. p. 210. ISBN 978-0-89820-203-8. 
  4. ^ "ETHER SITE - Dé Nederlandse TURIN BRAKES fansite". Lyrics: Here Comes My Baby. Retrieved June 17, 2010. [permanent dead link]

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