Tears in the Morning

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"Tears in the Morning"
Single by The Beach Boys
from the album Sunflower
B-side "It's About Time"
ReleasedOctober 12, 1970 (1970-10-12) [1]
RecordedNovember 18, 1969; January 26 & 28, 1970
Length4:07
Label Brother/Reprise
Songwriter(s) Bruce Johnston
Producer(s) The Beach Boys
The Beach Boys singles chronology
"Slip on Through"
(1970)
"Tears in the Morning"
(1970)
"Cool, Cool Water"
(1971)

"Tears in the Morning" is a song written by Bruce Johnston for the American rock band The Beach Boys. It was released on their 1970 album Sunflower . It was also released as a single, with the B-side of the single being "It's About Time". The single reached the top 5 in the Netherlands, the top 10 in Belgium, and did not chart in the US or the UK.

Contents

Personnel

Sourced from Craig Slowinski [2] and Timothy White. [3]

The Beach Boys

Additional musicians

Production staff

Chart performance

Chart (1971)Peak
position
Dutch GfK chart [4] 4
Dutch Top 40 [5] 6

Cover versions

Belgian pop band The Radios covered the song in their 1990 album No Television.

Norwegian stoner rock band Thulsa Doom recorded a cover version of this song in 2005 for their album Keyboard, Oh Lord! Why Don't We? .

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References

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  2. Slowinski, Craig (Summer 2020). "Sunflower: 50 Year Anniversary Special Edition (Issue 130, Volume 33, No. 3)". Endless Summer Quarterly Magazine (Magazine). Charlotte, North Carolina, USA: David Beard.
  3. White, Timothy (2000). Sunflower/Surf's Up (CD Liner). The Beach Boys. Capitol Records.
  4. "dutchcharts.nl - The Beach Boys - Tears In The Morning" . Retrieved 24 February 2009.
  5. "De Nederlandse Top 40, week 2, 1971" . Retrieved 24 February 2009.[ permanent dead link ]