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King John - I Won't Take You Back FLAC album

Performer: King John
Genre: Soul and Funk music
Title: I Won't Take You Back
Released: 1965
Style: Soul, Rhythm & Blues
FLAC version ZIP size: 1321 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1841 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1926 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 347

I Won't Back Down" is a song by American rock musician Tom Petty. It was released in April 1989 as the lead single from his first solo album, Full Moon Fever. The song was written by Petty and Jeff Lynne, his writing partner for the album. It reached number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the Album Rock Tracks chart for five weeks, starting the album's road to multi-platinum status.

I Won't Hold You Back" is a song by American rock band Toto, written and sung by Steve Lukather for their fourth album, Toto IV, released in 1983 (see 1983 in music). The power ballad peaked at number 10 in the US on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on May 7, 1983 and spent three weeks at number one on the . Adult Contemporary chart. The single only managed to scrape into the top 40 on the UK Singles Chart

I Won't Back Down" was his way of reclaiming his life and getting past the torment - he said that writing and recording the song had a calming effect on him. The arsonist was never caught, which made Petty's plight even more challenging. As for motive, there was no direct connection made, but 11 days earlier, Petty won a lawsuit against the .

I'm gonna be the main event, like no king was before I'm brushing up on looking down, I'm working on my roar! Thus far, a rather. No one saying do this. Now when I said that, I -. No one saying be there No one saying stop that.

King John was born in 1167 and died in 1216. Like William I, King John is one of the more controversial monarchs of Medieval England and is most associated with the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215. John was born on Christmas Eve, the youngest son of Henry II and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine. As a child, John tended to be overshadowed by is older brother Richard. Like his father, John developed a reputation for violent rages which lead to him foaming at the mouth. Henry left no land to John when he died so John was given the nick-name John Lackland


A I Won't Take You Back 2:12
B Something On My Mind 2:00

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – National Recording Corporation


  • Written-By – John McArthur

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A Side Label): 2871-48-A
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side Label): 2871-48-B
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
2871-48 King John* I Won't Take You Back ‎(7", Promo) Na-r-Co 2871-48 Unknown