Yesterday Man

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"Yesterday Man"
Single by Chris Andrews
B-side "Too Bad You Don't Want Me"
Released 1965
Format 7", 45rpm
Genre Pop
Length 2'20"
Label Decca F11536
Writer(s) Chris Andrews
Producer(s) Ken Woodman
Chris Andrews singles chronology
"Yesterday Man"
"To Whom It Concerns"

"Yesterday Man" is a song written by Chris Andrews and was his first single as a solo singer, released in September 1965. It climbed to No. 3 in the UK Singles Chart,[1] and No. 1 in Ireland, Germany and Austria.[2]

In 1974, it was covered by Robert Wyatt (produced by Nick Mason) as the follow-up to his hit with Neil Diamond's "I'm a Believer" (Virgin Records).[3] The song was also re-worked and released as "True Leicester Fan" by City People.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 24. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "Chris Andrews - Yesterday Man". Retrieved 2016-09-29. 
  3. ^ "Robert Wyatt - Solo". Retrieved 25 March 2014.