Share the Land (song)
|"Share the Land"|
Cover of the 1970 German single
|Single by The Guess Who|
|from the album Share the Land|
|Released||September 1970 (CAN, US)|
November 1970 (UK)
|Recorded||1970 at RCA's Mid-America Recording Center, Chicago, Illinois|
|Label||Nimbus Records 0388 (CAN)|
RCA Victor 0388 (US)
RCA Records 2026 (UK)
|The Guess Who singles chronology|
"Share the Land" is a song written by Burton Cummings and performed by The Guess Who. It reached #2 in Canada, #10 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #63 in Australia in 1970. The song was also released in the United Kingdom as a single, but it did not chart. The song is featured on their 1970 album, Share the Land.
The song has recently appeared as the theme music in a Honda commercial.
The song was produced by Jack Richardson and arranged by The Guess Who. The song's lyrics looks forward to a future point where the world's land is to be given away and everyone will live together.
- Burton Cummings – lead vocals, keyboards
- Kurt Winter – lead guitar, backing vocals
- Greg Leskiw – rhythm guitar, backing vocals
- Jim Kale – bass
- Garry Peterson – drums
- The Guess Who, "Share the Land" Canadian Chart Position Retrieved March 10, 2015
- The Guess Who, "Share the Land" United States Chart Position Retrieved March 10, 2015
- The Guess Who, "Share the Land" UK single release Retrieved March 10, 2015
- The Guess Who, Share the Land Retrieved March 10, 2015
- The Guess Who, "Share the Land" Canadian single release Retrieved March 10, 2015
- "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". collectionscanada.gc.ca.
- Whitburn, Joel (1999). Pop Annual. Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc. ISBN 0-89820-142-X.
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