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Brown & Dana - It Was A Very Good Year Album

Performer: Brown & Dana
Genre: Folk & Country
Title: It Was A Very Good Year
Country: US
Released: 1963
Style: Folk
Label: MGM Records
Catalog Number: E-4153, E4153
FLAC version ZIP size: 1151 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 2532 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1283 mb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 255


2Bells Of Rhymney2:53
3Bluegrass Banjo (Instrumental)1:15
5Sinner Man2:38
6Johnny, I Hardly Knew Ye4:00
7It Was A Very God Year2:50
8Let Me Fly1:37
9Gatherin' Flowers1:55
10The Ace Of Sorrow3:02
11Joshua (Fit The Battle Of Jericho)2:15
12Half Breed2:10


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SE-4153Brown & Dana It Was A Very Good Year ‎(LP, Album)MGM RecordsSE-4153US1963
MGM.JC 1124Brown & Dana It Was A Very Good Year ‎(LP, Album)MGM RecordsMGM.JC 1124South AfricaUnknown


  • EngineerPhil Ramone
  • Engineer [Director Of Engineering]Val Valentin
  • Guitar, Banjo, VocalsGarrett Brown
  • Guitar, VocalsAl Dana
  • Liner NotesJoe Goldberg
  • Photography ByChuck Stewart
  • ProducerCreed Taylor


Black label with gold lion logo at top and multicolored "MGM" lettering underneath.


  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching): E4153 SIDE1 63MG580
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching): [s-shaped block stamp] E4153 SIDE2 63MG581


  • Record Company – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.
  • Pressed By – MGM Record Manufacturing Division


It Was a Very Good Year is a song composed by Ervin Drake in 1961 and originally recorded by Bob Shane with the Kingston Trio. It was subsequently made famous by Frank Sinatra's version in D minor, which won the Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Male in 1966. Gordon Jenkins was awarded Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalists for the Sinatra version. This single peaked at 28 on the U. pop chart and became Sinatra's first 1 single on the Easy Listening charts. This includes using previously collected information about your interests to select content, processing data about what content was shown, how often or how long it was shown, when and where it was shown, and whether the you took any action related to the content, including for example clicking on content. Brown & Dana - Johnny. Brown & Dana - The Ace Of Sorrow - Продолжительность: 3:05 Liu Dusam Recommended for you. Текст песни: When I was seventeen, it was a very good year. It was a very good year for small town girl and soft summer night. Wed hide from the light on the village green when I was seventeen. When I was twenty-one, it was all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and Was a Very Good Year. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Songs in album John Basile - It Was A Very Good Year 2003. John Basile - It Was A Very Good Year. John Basile - Ralph's Piano Waltz. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Find the song lyrics for Brown and Dana - Top Tracks. Discover top playlists and videos from your favourite artists on Shazam. It Was A Very Good Year. Brown And Dana. Half Breed. This blues band features a broad selection of tunes that range from the opener, It Was a Very Good Year, in a sultry Latinized version to The Midnight Creeper, a number loosely based on Little Walter Jacobs' Juke. Cotton performs excellent covers of Muddy Waters' famous Hoochie Coochie Man and Otis Rush's big hit, I Can't Quit You Baby. But now the days are short I'm in the autumn of the year And now I think of my life as vintage wine From fine old kegs From the brim to the dregs It poured sweet and clear It was a very good year. More on Genius. About It Was a Very Good Year. Originally written by Ervin Drake for the Kingston Trios 1961 album Goin' Places , It Was a Very Good Year was included by Sinatra on his 1965 album September of My Years , becoming a massive hit and gaining him a Grammy Award for Best Male Vocal Performance. It Was a Very Good Year Track Info. Written By Ervin Drak