Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building

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Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building
Up on the Roof Songs from the Brill Building cover.jpg
Studio album by Neil Diamond
Released 1993
Recorded 1993
Genre Pop rock
Label Columbia
Producer Peter Asher
Neil Diamond chronology
The Christmas Album
(1992)The Christmas Album1992
Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building
The Christmas Album, Volume II
(1994)The Christmas Album, Volume II1994

Up On the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building is a cover album and also the twenty-first studio album released in 1993 by Neil Diamond on Columbia Records. It contains a duet with Dolly Parton, string arrangements by David Campbell, along with re-makes of tracks associated with the Brill Building, where Diamond had worked in the 1960s.

It was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" (duet with Dolly Parton) Phil Spector, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil 4:31
2. "Up on the Roof" Gerry Goffin, Carole King 3:29
3. "Love Potion Number Nine" Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller 3:05
4. "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" Gerry Goffin, Carole King 3:29
5. "Don't Be Cruel" Otis Blackwell 3:46
6. "Do Wah Diddy Diddy" (duet with Mary's Danish) Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich 2:55
7. "I (Who Have Nothing)" Carlo Donida, Mogol, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller 4:05
8. "Do You Know the Way to San José?" Burt Bacharach, Hal David 3:03
9. "Don't Make Me Over" Burt Bacharach, Hal David 3:37
10. "River Deep" Phil Spector, Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich 3:58
11. "A Groovy Kind of Love" Toni Wine, Carole Bayer Sager 2:52
12. "Spanish Harlem" Jerry Leiber, Phil Spector 3:43
13. "Sweets for My Sweet" Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman 2:53
14. "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen" Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield 3:39
15. "Ten Lonely Guys" Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein, Richard Gottehrer, Stanley Kahan, Eddie Snyder, Neil Diamond 4:16
16. "Save the Last Dance for Me" Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman 2:27