Annotation

ASCAP: 500163773

Annotation last modified on 2014-03-22 06:12 UTC.

Relationships

composer: Burt Bacharach
lyricist: Hal David
publisher: Albert Music Publishing
Carlin Music Corporation
Casa David LP
New Hidden Valley Music Co.
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/4749 [info]
Wikidata: Q928282 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/wiki/Richard_Chamberlain:They_Long_To_Be_Close_To_You [info]
later translated versions: Nah bei dir
Stretto a te (Close to You)
カフェにて
referred to in medleys: Carpenters Medley (single mix)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1963 They Long to Be Close to You Richard Chamberlain ?:??
1964 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover Dusty Springfield 2:27
1970-10-29 Close to You (original studio master) cover Frank Sinatra 2:34
1970 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 4:36
1971-07-21 Close to You live Ella Fitzgerald 2:51
1971-11-06 They Long to Be Close to You Carmen McRae 4:38
1971 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover Diana Ross 3:47
1976-11-16 (They long to Be) Close to You (live, 1976-11-16: Jaap Eden Hal, Amsterdam, Netherlands) cover and live Carpenters 2:04
1996-03-13 – 1996-03-17 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental McCoy Tyner 7:51
1997 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental Workshy 3:35
1998-01-19 They Long to Be Close to You instrumental Randy Johnston 5:56
1999-08-08 Close To You cover Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio 7:07
2008-02 Close To You (2008活出生命II演唱會) cover and live 陳慧嫻 ?:??
2008-05-31 (They Long to Be) Close to You cover and live Trijntje Oosterhuis 5:21
2008 Close to You cover Tina Arena 4:59
(They Belong to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental New Cascading Strings 3:08
(They long to Be) Close to You Nancy Wilson 3:30
(They long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters ?:??
(They long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:41
(They long to Be) Close to You cover The Tony Mansell Singers ?:??
(They long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra 4:19
(They long to Be) Close to You Burt Bacharach 3:09
(They long to Be) Close to You cover Julie Dubroff 3:41
(They long to Be) Close to You instrumental Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra 3:24
(They long to Be) Close to You cover Jenny Sinclair 6:03
(They long to Be) Close to You The Carpenters ?:??
(They long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental Denny Wright and Velvet ?:??
(They long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental The Ventures 3:29
(They long to Be) Close to You cover Dusty Springfield 2:42
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Hannah Cranna 4:03
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Erroll Garner 4:33
(They Long to Be) Close to You Barbra Streisand with Burt Bacharach 3:35
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Dionne Warwick 2:25
(They Long to Be) Close to You Burt Bacharach 3:14
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:42
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:59
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental Ricardo Caliente and Thomas Mohr 3:33
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Traincha & Grzegorz Turnau 3:44
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Wing 3:47
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover The Cranberries 2:00
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Richard Poon 3:07
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Trijntje Oosterhuis 3:46
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Isaac Hayes 9:05
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Jeffrey Osborne 4:21
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:38
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental The Ventures 3:32
(They Long to Be) Close to You Rumer 4:05
(They Long to Be) Close to You Carpenters 3:43
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover The Cranberries 2:42
(They Long to Be) Close to You Andy Williams 3:23
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Matt Monro 3:02
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Matt Monro 2:56
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Billy Baxter 4:22
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Diana Ross 3:49
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Young-Holt Unlimited 3:50
(They Long to Be) Close to You Carpenters 3:41
(They Long to Be) Close to You Carpenters 3:43
(They Long to Be) Close to You Carpenters 3:40
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental 山中千尋 5:21
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Susan Wong 3:19
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Josie and the Pussycats 2:58
(They Long to Be) Close to You Burt Bacharach 3:22
(They Long to Be) Close to You Burt Bacharach 3:18
(They Long to Be) Close to You Burt Bacharach 4:03
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental London Synphonic Orchestra 2:55
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Ronald Isley 3:45
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Valerie Joyce 4:28
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Perry Como 3:16
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:42
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and instrumental Tommy Emmanuel 3:15
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 4:33
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover and live Carpenters 4:08
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:38
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Isaac Hayes 3:57
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Diana Ross 4:05
(They Long to Be) Close to You Carpenters 3:41
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Cilla Black 3:40
(They Long to Be) Close to You instrumental Pepe Jaramillo 3:11
(They Long to Be) Close to You cover Carpenters 3:43
(They Long to Be) Close to You (live, Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam, Netherlands) cover and live Trijntje Oosterhuis 4:34
(They Long To Be) Close To You Carpenters 3:41
(They Long To Be) Close To You cover Michael Ball 3:37
(They Long To Be) Close To You Carpenters 4:34
(THEY LONG TO BE) CLOSE TO YOU cover paris match 4:03
(They long to Be) Close to You - Foxtrot cover Dave Arch & The Strictly Come Dancing Band 1:41
(They Long to Be) Close to You (5.1 mix) Carpenters 3:42
(They Long to Be) Close to You (1991 remix) Carpenters 3:43
(They Long to Be) Close to You / For All We Know / Top of the World / Ticket to Ride / Only Yesterday live Carpenters 16:14
(They Long to Be) Close to You / Killing Me Softly With His Song / Uskadara / Manha de Carnaval cover, instrumental and medley 国府弘子 10:07
Black Moses (radio Ad) medley Isaac Hayes 1:00
Close to You cover and instrumental Olivia Trummer 4:22
Close to You cover The Weathermen 4:09
Close to You cover Dancing Mood 5:29
Close to You cover Ferron 4:31
Close to You cover and live Dancing Mood con Mimi Maura 5:34
Close to You cover Raffaella Carrà 3:45
Close to You cover Rick Astley 3:05
Close to You cover Paul Weller 3:07
Close to You cover Tuck & Patti 6:18
Close to You cover and live 陳慧嫻 ?:??
Close to You cover Diana Ross 3:43
Close to You cover Steve Tyrell 3:42
Close to You cover Matt Monro 3:01
Close to You cover Johnny Mathis 3:27
Close to You cover 細野晴臣 5:08
Close to You cover Dionne Warwick 2:25
Close to You cover Susan Wong 3:21
Close to You cover [unknown] 3:38
Close to You cover Karen Mok 4:29
Close to You cover Mary Beth Maziarz 2:03
Close to You cover Carl Holmes 5:07
Close to You cover and instrumental Joe Reisman & His Orchestra & Chorus 3:16
Close to You cover and instrumental Acker Bilk 3:09
Close to You cover Carpenters 3:45
Close to You cover and live Hall & Oates 3:57
Close to You cover Wayne Gratz 3:42
Close to You cover Cubic U 4:40
Close to You cover Ken Ishiwata 3:35
Close to You Lynn Anderson 4:00
Close to You instrumental [unknown] 3:29
Close to You (live) cover and live Paul Weller 3:35
Close to You cover Lady Rizo feat. Reggie Watts 3:54
Close to You cover [unknown] 3:59
Close to You cover and instrumental Carl Doy 3:42
Close to You cover and live Carpenters 3:25
Close to You cover and live Carpenters 3:23
Close to You cover SEQUICK 4:36
Close to You cover Ethyl Meatplow 3:30
Close to You cover Carol Duboc featuring Hubert Laws 3:15
Close to You cover The Original London Cast 2:30
Close to You cover The Dells 5:10
Close To You instrumental [unknown] 2:59
Close to You (instrumental version) cover and instrumental Dancing Mood 5:30
Close to You (single version) cover Axel Coon 3:44
Close to You (They long to Be) cover Engelbert Humperdinck 2:43
Close to You (They Long to Be) cover Richard Poon 3:21
Decapitation cover Buckethead 4:17
DEMO: Close to You cover Kyle Riabko 2:46
Golden Shower of Hits (Jerks on 45) cover and medley Circle Jerks 5:13
Junto a tí (They long to be close to you) cover Sole Giménez 4:15
Medley (They long to Be) Close to You / For All We Know / Top of the World / Ticket to Ride / Only Yesterday / I Won’t Last a Day Without You / Hurting Each Other / Superstar / Rainy Days and Mondays / Goodbye to Love cover, live and medley Carpenters 15:44
They Long to Be (Close to You) cover Patty Ascher 2:48
They Long to Be Close to You cover Claudine Longet 2:58
They Long to Be Close to You cover Jim Brickman 3:17
They Long to Be Close to You cover Rita Reys 3:33
洋楽メドレー〜(They Long To Be) Close To You〜My Love〜Baby Love cover and medley 岩崎宏美 & 国府弘子 7:58