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THE MINUTE YOUR GONE

 
SONG & HIT DETAILS
 
Artist Name: CLIFF RICHARD
 
Top Position (Australia): 7
 
Song Author: Jimmy Gately
 
 
Year Recorded: 1965
Record Label: Columbia
Label Number: DO-4556
 
SONG PROFILE
 
The Minute You're Gone

"The Minute You're Gone" is a song recorded by Cliff Richard that spent a week at number one in the UK Singles Chart in April 1965.

Recorded 25 August 1964, Columbia Studios, Nashville.

It was produced by Billy Sherrill,rather than Richard's regular producer Norrie Paramor, and featured The Jordanaires on backing vocals.

It was the first UK #1 hit that Cliff recorded without The Shadows.

The song was written by Jimmy Gately, a Nashville fiddle player and singer.

This song originally made #95 in the US charts and #9 in the country charts for American country superstar Sonny James in 1963.