8 Reply to “ Whatever Gets You Thru The Night - John Lennon - Walls And Bridges (Vinyl, LP, Album) ”

  1. The album includes ‘Whatever Gets You Thru the Night’ a song recorded with Elton John that also became Lennon’s first solo record to top the Billboard Hot It was, of course, a factor in.
  2. Jun 25,  · Whatever Gets You Through The Night -- it's a pleasantly forgettable piece of pop-funk, more Elton than Lennon. But I'm glad John got his chart-topper, even if other songs of his were more deserving. The Billboard singles charts were weird in -- there were a lot of one-week wonders at the top, and many singles that year bounced around.
  3. Lennon's personal life was scattered, so it isn't surprising that Walls and Bridges is a mess itself, containing equal amounts of brilliance and nonsense. Falling between the two extremes was the bouncy Elton John duet "Whatever Gets You Thru the Night," which was Lennon's first solo number one hit. Its bright, sunny surface was replicated throughout the record, particularly on middling rockers like "What You Got Price: $
  4. Buy Walls And Bridges [ Gram Vinyl] (LP) by John Lennon (LP $). Amoeba Music. Ships Free in the U.S.
  5. Jul 04,  · Walls and Bridges is well on its way to being a great album, but settles for being a good one. Whatever Gets You Thru The Night and #9 Dream are classic Lennon songs.
  6. A1: Going Down On Love: A2: Whatever Gets You Thru The Night: A3: Old Dirt Road: A4: What You Got: A5: Bless You.
  7. In December , John and Yoko's personal assistant May Pang told Radio Times: "At night he (John Lennon) loved to channel-surf, and he would pick up phrases from all the baicusekantempperfasttimataroner.coinfo time, he was watching Reverend Ike, a famous black evangelist, who was saying, "Let me tell you guys, it doesn't matter, it's whatever gets you through the night.".
  8. NOTE: On the "John Lennon Anthology" (box set), on Disc 3, there is a demo version of "Whatever Gets You Through The Night", completely horn-less. It sounds like a smooth disco number and it is WAY better than the hit single/5().

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