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Colours/To Sing For You

A: Colours (Single Version)

B: To Sing For You

All tracks by Donovan P. Leitch.


· Donovan: vocals, acoustic guitar, mouth harp and banjo.

· Brian 'Liquorice' Locking: bass on track 1.

Out of the album:

· Fairytale

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Other versions of this single:

· UK (promo) - PYE 7N 15866

· USA - Hickory 45-1324

· USA (promo) - Hickory 45-1324

· Holland - PYE 7N 15866

· France - PYE 7N 15866

· Denmark - PYE 7N 15866

· Sweden - PYE 7N 15866

· Italy - PYE 45NP 5100

· Japan - PYE LL-831-Y

· USA - Janus A-501

· Spain - PYE 11-505-A

· France - PYE 45 PY.12083

· UK (for export) - PYE 7N 46105

· France - Vogue VG 108 101478

· Spain - Zafiro 00X-723


· The single version of Colours is the same recording from the album Fairytale but with Donovan playing the mouth harp on the bridge. This part was edited for the album version. It was recorded, together with the B side and the other songs that appeared on What's Bin Did And What's Bin Hid, in March 1965, in the basement of Peer Music studios, Denmark Street, London's Tin Pan Alley.

· The US version of the single is backed with Josie instead of To Sing For You.

· The Italian version of the single is backed with Ballad Of A Crystal Man.

Released: May 28, 1965

Recorded: Mar 1965

· Peer Music

Denmark St, London

Label: PYE 7N 15866

Country: UK

Format: vinyl single

Producers: Terry Kennedy

Peter Eden

Geoff Stephens

Chart: 03/06/1965, 12 weeks
Reached #4

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