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Listen To Me

Album This song officially appears on the Holly Days Official album.
Timeline This song has been officially released in 1977

Related sessions

This song has been recorded during the following studio sessions


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Song facts

Listen To Me” is a song by Buddy Holly, released as the B-side to “I’m Gonna Love You Too“. Paul McCartney and Denny Laine recorded the song for Denny’s 1977 cover album of Holly’s songs, “Holly Days“.

Last updated on March 3, 2020

Lyrics

Listen to me and hold me tight
And you will see our love so right
Hold me darling, listen closely to me
Your eyes will see what love can do
Reveal to me your love so true
Listen to me, listen closely to me

I've told the stars you're my only love
I want to love you to tenderly
Those same bright stars in heaven above
Know now how sweet sweethearts can be
Listen to me, hear what I say
Our hearts can be nearer each day
Hold me darling, listen closely to me

Listen to me
Listen, listen
Listen to me

Officially appears on


It's So Easy / Listen To Me

7" Single • Released in 1976

Studio version • Medley with "It's So Easy"


Holly Days

Official album • Released in 1977

0:00 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney :
Background vocals, Bass (?), Drum machine (?), Drums (?), Guitar (?), Keyboard (?), Organ (?), Piano (?), Producer, Synthesizer (?)
Linda McCartney :
Background vocals, Keyboards (?)
Denny Laine :
Guitar (?), Vocals

Session Recording:
Summer 1976
Studio :
Rude Studio, Campbeltown, Scotland

Bootlegs


2 Buddies On Holly Days

Unofficial album • Released in 1990

1:42 • Rough mixA1

Session Recording:
Summer 1976
Studio :
Rude Studio, Campbeltown, Scotland


Studio Rarities Vol. 1

Unofficial album • Released in 2014

1:42 • Rough mixA1

Live performances

Paul McCartney has never played this song in concert.


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