Original

Written by
Ervin Drake
Language
English
Recording date
January 16, 1961
Released on
Goin' Places

Goin' Places
Audio album
June 1961

Rating
Buy

Versions

It Was a Very Good Year written by Ervin Drake - English

Title Performer Release date Info
It Was a Very Good Year The Kingston Trio June 1961
A Very Good Year Lonnie Donegan and His Group May 1963
It Was a Very Good Year The Modern Folk Quartet 1963
It Was a Very Good Year Shawn Phillips 1964
It Was a Very Good Year Frank Sinatra August 1965 Sampled by Robbie Williams
It Was a Very Good Year The Turtles October 1965
It Was a Very Good Year Della Reese August 1966
It Was a Very Good Year Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass 1966
It Was a Very Good Year Lou Rawls 1966
It Was a Very Good Year Gabor Szabo 1966
It Was a Very Good Year The 3 Sounds 1966
It Was a Very Good Year Trudy Pitts 1967
It Was a Very Good Year The Quartette Trés Bien 1967
It Was a Very Good Year Ray Conniff and The Singers 1968
It Was a Very Good Year William Shatner 1968
It Was a Very Good Year Tennessee Ernie Ford February 3, 1969
It Was a Very Good Year Lee Hazlewood 1969
It Was a Very Good Year Vince Guaraldi 1969
It Was a Very Good Year The Freedom Sounds featuring Wayne Henderson 1969
It Was a Very Good Year Toshiko Akiyoshi 1971
It Was a Very Good Year Richie Havens 1973
It Was a Very Good Year / I'm a Foster Child Marlena Shaw 1979
It Was a Very Good Year Flaming Lips 1993
It Was a Very Good Year James Moody 1996
It Was a Very Good Year Swing Set June 22, 1999
It Was a Very Good Year Jane Horrocks October 9, 2000
It Was a Very Good Year Keely Smith March 13, 2001
It Was a Very Good Year Robbie Williams November 19, 2001 Uses samples from Frank Sinatra
It Was a Very Good Year James Cotton 2001
It Was a Very Good Year Ray Charles with Willie Nelson August 31, 2004
It Was a Very Good Year Michael McCloud 2004
It Was a Very Good Year Jeff Duff Band 2006
It Was a Very Good Year David "Fathead" Newman 2006
It Was a Very Good Year Russell Watson March 5, 2007
It Was a Very Good Year Little Annie & Paul Wallfisch February 12, 2008
It Was a Very Good Year Lizzy Parks September 7, 2009
It Was a Very Good Year Vassilikos December 4, 2009
It Was a Very Good Year The Charades 2009
It Was a Very Good Year Alfie Boe October 2012
It Was a Very Good Year B.E.F. featuring Glenn Gregory May 27, 2013