Yesterday's Songs

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"Yesterday's Songs"
Yesterday's Songs - Neil Diamond.jpg
Single by Neil Diamond
from the album On the Way to the Sky
B-side"Guitar Heaven"
ReleasedNovember 1981
GenrePop
Length2:51
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Neil Diamond
Neil Diamond singles chronology
"America"
(1981)
"Yesterday's Songs"
(1981)
"On the Way to the Sky"
(1982)

"Yesterday's Songs" is a 1981 single by Neil Diamond from his album On the Way to the Sky. The song was a major adult contemporary radio hit, spending six weeks at #1 on the U.S. Billboard chart and four weeks atop the Canadian Adult Contemporary chart.[1] On the Billboard Hot 100, it peaked at #11.[2] On the Canadian pop charts, the song reached #15.[3] "Yesterday's Songs" is ranked as the 77th biggest American hit of 1982.[4]

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  1. ^ "Image : RPM Weekly - Library and Archives Canada". Bac-lac.gc.ca. 2013-07-17. Retrieved 2016-10-25.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 8th Edition (Billboard Publications)
  3. ^ Canada RPM Top Singles, December 26, 1981
  4. ^ "Top 100 Hits of 1982/Top 100 Songs of 1982". Musicoutfitters.com. Retrieved 2016-10-25.
  5. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". 1981-12-19. Retrieved 2018-06-24.
  6. ^ Canada RPM Top Singles, December 26, 1981
  7. ^ Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles 1955-1990 - ISBN 0-89820-089-X
  8. ^ Cash Box Top 100 Singles, January 23, 1982
  9. ^ Musicoutfitters.com