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Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of Bill Withers FLAC album

Performer: Bill Withers
Genre: Soul and Funk music
Title: Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of Bill Withers
Released: 2008
Style: Soul
FLAC version ZIP size: 1931 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1941 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1180 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 183
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Bill Withers: все альбомы, включая The Best Of, Ain't No Sunshine, The Essential Bill Withers и другие. 2015 сингл Lido Remix. The Essential Bill Withers. Lovely Day. Bill Withers. Lean on Me: The Best of Bill Withers. Watching You Watching Me.

William Harrison Withers Jr. (born on July 4, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter and musician who performed and recorded from 1970 until 1985. He recorded several major hits, including "Lean on Me", "Ain't No Sunshine", "Use Me", "Just the Two of Us", "Lovely Day", and "Grandma's Hands". Withers won three Grammy Awards and was nominated for four more. His life was the subject of the 2009 documentary film Still Bill. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015.

Bill Withers-Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of (UK IMPORT) CD NEW Condition: Brand New. Time left: 1d 1h 20m 6s. Ships to: Worldwide. Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of Bill Withers Condition: Brand New. Time left: 2d 2h 25m 2s. The best album by Bill Withers is Just As I Am which is ranked number 3239 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 584. Bill Withers album bestography. Higher ranked (30,855th) This album (31,467th) Lower ranked (52,372nd) Greatest Hits Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of Bill Withers +'Justments. Listen to Ain't No Sunshine: The Best Of Bill Withers on YouTube. Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine (Official Video). Shawn James – Ain't No Sunshine (Bill Withers Cover). Bill Withers- ''Ain't No Sunshine''.

Album: Just As I Am (1971). Charted: 3. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. In a Songfacts interview with Bill Withers, he explained how this song came about: "I was watching a movie called Days Of Wine And Roses (1962) with Lee Remick and Jack Lemmon. They were both alcoholics who were alternately weak and strong. It's like going back for seconds on rat poison. Won the Grammy for Best R&B Song in 1972. Ain't no" isn't good grammar, but in the context of a song it sounds a lot better than "there isn't an. Motown acts often used it, notably on "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" and "Ain't No Woman (Like The One I've Got). This was used in the movies Girls Town (1996), Notting Hill (1999), Old School (2003) and Munich (2005). TV shows to use the song include Monk (2005), CSI: NY (2009) and Scandal (2013).

Produced by Booker T. Jones. Album Just As I Am. Ain’t No Sunshine Lyrics. Ain't no sunshine when she's gone It's not warm when she's away Ain't no sunshine when she's gone And she's always gone too long anytime she goes away. Wonder this time where she's gone Wonder if she's gone to stay Ain't no sunshine when she's gone And this house just ain't no home anytime she goes away. For the song’s third verse, Withers had intended to write more lyrics instead of repeating the phrase I know 26 times, but then followed the advice of the other musicians to leave it that way: I was this factory worker puttering around, Withers said. So when they said to leave it like that, I left it. "Ain’t No Sunshine" Track Info. Written By Bill Withers.

His live album, "Bill Withers, Live at Carnegie Hall," released in 1973, was one of the best live albums to be released during the 1970s. Other popular songs he sings are "Use Me" and "Lovely Day," as well as "Just the Two of Us," which he performed with jazz saxophonist Grover Washington Jr. His songs have been covered by many singers and rappers. Club Nouveau's 1986 cover of "Lean on Me," which is now often used in many churches, earned Withers his third Grammy as a songwriter. Twista sampled "Lovely Day" in the hit single "Sunshine" featuring Anthony Hamilton. Over the Rhine toured a cover of Ain't No Sunshine" during 2004 and recorded this on their album "Changes Come. When playing live, the band Eskimo Joe often begins their song "A Song is a City" with Kav singing "Ain't No Sunshine" as a prelude. Bill's song "Use Me" is also featured in the film "Anchorman.

The profound honesty and sensitivity found in his timeless music has made Bill Withers one of America’s premier singer/songwriters. Combining soulful warmth, a genuine folksy feel with his immediately recognisable voice, Withers has sung his way into the hearts of millions worldwide. His ability to say what so many feel is uncanny. 34 stunning highlights from a singing and songwriting genius of the 70s and 80s, including hits ‘Lean On Me’ and ‘Lovely Day’ and ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’. Sleevenotes and compilation by Mark Nelson (Young Disciples, Paul Weller, Primal Scream).


1-1 Ain't No Sunshine
1-2 Harlem
1-3 Grandma's Hands
1-4 Do It Good
1-5 Better Off Dead
1-6 Sweet Wanomi
1-7 Moanin' And Groanin'
1-8 Everybody's Talkin'
1-9 Lonely Town, Lonely Street
1-10 Let Me In Your Life
1-11 Who Is He? (And What Is He To You)
1-12 Use Me
1-13 Kissing My Love
1-14 I Don't Know
1-15 Another Day To Run
1-16 I Don't Want You On My Mind
1-17 Take It All In And Check It All Out
1-18 Lean On Me
2-1 Lovely Day
2-2 I Want To Spend The Night
2-3 Hello Like Before
2-4 Green Grass
2-5 Can We Pretend
2-6 Heartbreak Road
2-7 You
2-8 Same Love That Made Me Laugh
2-9 Use Me [Live]
2-10 Friend Of Mine [Live]
2-11 Ain't No Sunshine [Live]
2-12 I Can't Write Left Handed [Live]
2-13 Better Off Dead [Live]
2-14 Let Me In Your Life [Live]
2-15 Lonely Town, Lonely Street [Live]
2-16 World Keeps Going Around [Live]

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Demon Music Group Ltd.


  • Written-By – Withers* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-7, 1-9, 1-10, 1-12 to 1-14,1-16 to 1-18, 2-2, 2-4, 2-6 to 2-16), Bill Withers (tracks: 1-11, 1-15, 2-1), B. Withers* (tracks: 2-3), D. Nicholas* (tracks: 1-5), F. Neil* (tracks: 1-8), John Collins (tracks: 1-3), Rory Blackman (tracks: 1-15), Skip Scarborough (tracks: 2-1), Stanley McKenny (tracks: 1-11)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 014797 670785
  • Label Code: LC 13235
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1, Variant 1): | MCDLX078/A | *026368 |
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1, Variant 1): IFPI 5074
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2, Variant 1): | MCDLX078/B | *026369 |
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2, Variant 1): IFPI 5074
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1, Variant 2): | MCDLX078/A | *040682 |
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1, Variant 2): IFPI 5085
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2, Variant 2): | MCDLX078/B | *026369 |
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2, Variant 2): IFPI 5085