Sound of Love (song)

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"Sound of Love"
Song by Bee Gees
from the album Odessa
ReleasedMarch 1969 (1969-03)
Recorded20 August 1968 (Atlantic Studios)
November 1968 (IBC Studios)
Atco (United States/Canada)
Songwriter(s)Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb
Producer(s)Robert Stigwood, Bee Gees

"Sound of Love" is a ballad number performed by the Bee Gees, It was written by Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb, and appeared on their album Odessa in 1969.


It was originally recorded at Atlantic Studios, New York City on August 20, 1968, and was finished at IBC Studios, London in November of that year. A mix with the original vocal take appears on the Sketches for Odessa disc released with the remastered edition in 2009.[1] The song starts with a piano introduction from Maurice Gibb, the bass and drums come in at 0:37. The orchestra was conducted by Bill Shepherd, with a powerful lead vocal from Barry Gibb.


Cover versions[edit]


  1. ^ Joseph Brennan. "Gibb Songs: 1968".
  2. ^ "Etta James - Etta James Sings Funk".
  3. ^ "Etta James – When I Stop Dreaming / Sound Of Love". Discogs. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  4. ^ "The Sandpipers - Come Saturday Morning".