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Gene Pitney - Town Without Pity/Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Vinyl)

19.11.2019
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8 thoughts on “ Gene Pitney - Town Without Pity/Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Vinyl)

  1. Only love can break a heart, only love can mend it agai-ai-ain Give me a chance to make up for the harm I've done Try to forgive me and let's keep the two of us one Please let me hold you and love you for always and always Only love can break a heart, only love can mend it agai-ai-ain Only love can break a heart, only love can mend it again.
  2. Gene Francis Alan Pitney (February 17, – April 5, ) was an American singer-songwriter, musician, and sound engineer.. Pitney charted 16 Top 40 hits in the United States, four in the Top In the United Kingdom he had 22 Top 40 hits, and 11 singles in the Top Ten.
  3. "Many Sides of Gene Pitney/Only Love Can Break a Heart" is an example of the very best kind of re-issued cd. The discs have all the songs from Pitney's first two long-play albums from the early 's. The sound is pristine, the graphics are crisp and have rich color. And the liner notes are also informative and entertaining.5/5(14).
  4. Also known as the Rockville Rocket, Pitney’s biggest hits include “Town Without Pity,” “Only Love Can Break a Heart,” and “(The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance.”.
  5. One of the most interesting and difficult-to-categorize singers in '60s pop, Gene Pitney had a long run of hits distinguished by his pained, one-of-a-kind melodramatic wail. Pitney is sometimes characterized (or dismissed) as a shallow teen idol-type prone to operatic ballads. It's true that some of his biggest hits -- "Town Without Pity," "Only Love Can Break a Heart," "I'm Gonna Be Strong.
  6. This quintessential release includes Pitney's first two LPs: his debut album THE MANY SIDES OF GENE PITNEY, and his classic sophomore effort, ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK A HEART. Both masterpieces were originally issued in by the Los Angeles-based Musicor label, and have been remastered and packaged together in this very special collector's edition, which also contains 5 bonus tracks from the /5(6).
  7. There is the upbeat, hopeful I Wanna Love My Life Away, the poignant and beautiful Looking Through the Eyes of Love, the memorable theme from the movie The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, and the powerful Town Without Pity (also a movie theme). Pitney's rich, penetrating tenor was and is unmistakeable, and his songs remain classics even today/5(42).
  8. Town Without Pity Lyrics: When you're young and so and love as we / And bewildered by the world we see / Why do people hurt us so / Only those in love would know / What a Town Without Pity can do.

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