Rocky Mountain High (album)

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Rocky Mountain High
John Denver - RockyMountainHigh.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 15, 1972
StudioRCA Studios
(New York City, New York)
GenreFolk
Length37:14
LabelRCA Records
ProducerMilton Okun
John Denver chronology
Aerie
(1971)
Rocky Mountain High
(1972)
Farewell Andromeda
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 stars [1]
CreemC[2]

Rocky Mountain High is the sixth studio album released by American singer-songwriter John Denver in September, 1972. It was his first US Top 10 album (no. 4), propelled by the single "Rocky Mountain High", and in addition reached no. 11 in the UK. The album's cover photograph was taken at Slaughterhouse Falls, Rio Grande Trail, Aspen, Colorado.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Rocky Mountain High"
  • John Denver
  • Mike Taylor
4:37
2."Mother Nature's Son"2:28
3."Paradise"John Prine2:13
4."For Baby (For Bobbie)"Denver2:57
5."Darcy Farrow"
4:22
6."Prisoners"Denver3:36
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Goodbye Again"Denver3:36
2."Season Suite: Summer"
  • Denver
  • Taylor
  • Dick Kniss
2:51
3."Season Suite: Fall"
  • Denver
  • Taylor
  • Kniss
1:38
4."Season Suite: Winter"
  • Denver
  • Taylor
  • Kniss
1:36
5."Season Suite: Late Winter, Early Spring (When Everybody Goes to Mexico)"
  • Denver
  • Taylor
  • Kniss
4:00
6."Season Suite: Spring"
  • Denver
  • Taylor
  • Kniss
2:27

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.allmusic.com/album/r5453
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (April 1973). "The Christgau Consumer Guide". Creem. Retrieved November 27, 2016.
  3. ^ http://www.musicalmaps.com.au/search/label/rockymountainhighjohndenver