Chart Position: 38

  • Written by Mickey Newbury and Townes Van Zandt
  • Produced by Norbert Putnam
  • Originally recorded by Mickey Newbury (1968)
  • Horns: Memphis Horns
  • Buffy Saint-Marie is from Saskatchewan Canada; she is Native American
  • This is Buffy Saint-Marie’s only U.S. hit single
  • Buffy Saint-Marie later co-wrote the #1 hit by Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes ‘Up Where We Belong’ (1982)

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