The Letter

~ Song

Relationships

composer: Wayne Carson Thompson
lyricist: Wayne Carson Thompson
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/song/mt0008983485 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/3270 [info]
Wikidata: Q2095265 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/The_Box_Tops:The_Letter [info]
later parody versions: Romantic Letter
later translated versions: Kirje
La carta
later versions: Une lettre

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1970-03-27 – 1970-03-28 The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:20
1974 The Letter (live) cover and live Big Star 3:12
1996-01-03 The Letter cover and live Eva Cassidy 4:18
1996-01-03 The Letter (live, 1996-01-03: Blues Alley, Washington DC) cover and live Eva Cassidy 5:02
Proud Mary / The Letter cover Ciudadano López & Mr. Black 6:04
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:20
The Letter cover Tim Timebomb 2:11
The Letter cover Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen 3:49
The Letter cover Don Williams 2:28
The Letter cover Susan Wong 2:58
The Letter cover David Essex 3:00
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:54
The Letter (live, 1970-03; Fillmore East, New York, NY, USA) cover Joe Cocker 4:18
The Letter (live) cover Joe Cocker 4:21
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:22
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:41
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:19
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:17
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:46
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:09
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:13
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:18
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:17
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker ?:??
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:47
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:10
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:10
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:33
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:14
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:40
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:10
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:14
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:30
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:08
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:13
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:09
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:11
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:09
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker feat. Leon Russell and The Shelter People 4:13
The Letter cover Bear Necessities ?:??
The Letter cover The Box Tops 1:58
The Letter cover The Beach Boys 1:47
The Letter Big Star 4:03
The Letter live Big Star 3:59
The Letter cover Shaun Cassidy ?:??
The Letter cover and instrumental The Ventures 2:14
The Letter cover Tufts University Beelzebubs 3:26
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:25
The Letter cover and instrumental The Ventures 2:13
The Letter cover Andrea Balducci 3:32
The Letter cover Band From TV 4:51
The Letter cover and instrumental Chet Baker 3:39
The Letter cover and instrumental Glenn Roth 2:49
The Letter cover Peter Volland ?:??
The Letter The Box Tops 1:55
The Letter cover Melanie 2:51
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover Dynamo 5 3:37
The Letter cover Melanie 2:53
The Letter cover Del Shannon 2:12
The Letter cover [uncredited] 2:08
The Letter cover The Slackers 2:36
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:20
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:14
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:12
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 5:49
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:17
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:22
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:44
The Letter cover Joe Cocker 4:04
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 5:01
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 5:01
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 6:27
The Letter cover and live Joe Cocker 4:28
The Letter (album version) cover Dynamo 5 3:38
The Letter (extended version) cover Dynamo 5 5:00
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:18
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:29
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:36
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:26
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:36
The Letter (live) cover and live Joe Cocker 4:37
The Letter (Live) cover Joe Cocker 4:16
The Letter (radio version) cover Dynamo 5 3:07
The Letter (stasi mix) cover Dynamo 5 4:28