Still Got a Long Way to Go

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"Still Got a Long Way to Go"
Still Got a Long Way to Go by Jimmy Barnes and Diesel.jpg
Single by Jimmy Barnes with Diesel
from the album Flesh and Wood
ReleasedMay 1994
RecordedEMI Studios, Cologne, Germany
Genre Blues music
Label Mushroom Records
Songwriter(s) Diesel
Producer(s) Don Gehman, Jimmy Barnes
Jimmy Barnes singles chronology
"You Can't Make Love Without a Soul"
(1994)
"Still Got a Long Way to Go"
(1994)
"It Will Be Alright"
(1994)
Diesel singles chronology
"“I've Been Loving You Too Long”"
(1993)
"Still Got a Long Way to Go"
(1994)
"“All Come Together”"
(1994)

"Still Got a Long Way to Go" is a collaborative song by ARIA Award-winning Australian musicians, Jimmy Barnes with Diesel. It was released on 2CD format as the third and final single from Barnes' album Flesh and Wood (1993). Barnes and Diesel performed the song on live TV. [1] and a black and white music video was released to promote the song. [2]

Contents

Track listings

White Disc [3]
  1. "Still Got A Long Way To Go" (Diesel)
  2. "You Can't Make Love Without A Soul" (Live) (by Jimmy Barnes) (Barnes, Wilson)
  3. "Flame Trees"(Live) (by Jimmy Barnes) (Steve Prestwich, Don Walker)
  4. "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" (Live) (by Jimmy Barnes) (Steve Cropper, Otis Redding)
Black Disc [4]
  1. "Still Got A Long Way To Go" (with Diesel)
  2. "I Saw Her Standing There" (Live) (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) (by Jimmy Barnes)
  3. "I'd Rather Be Blind" (Live) (Barnes) (by Jimmy Barnes)
  4. "Catch Your Shadow" (Live) (Barnes, Neill, Wilson Wilson) (by Jimmy Barnes)
  5. "Still Got A Long Way To Go" (Live)

Credits

[5]

Weekly charts

YearChartPosition
1994Australian ARIA Singles Chart57

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