Australian singles chart:
Baby Blue entered the Kent charts on 15 May 1972 and peaked at #16. The song was #95 on the Top 100 of 1972.
The song was on Straight Up which entered the Kent album charts on 1 May 1972 and peaked at #22.
Baby Blue was written by Pete Ham, produced by Todd Rundgren, and released on Apple Records.
Ham wrote the song about a woman named Dixie Armstrong, whom he had dated during Badfinger’s last US tour.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baby_Blue_(Badfinger_song)
George Harrison started producing the Straight Up album but turned it over to Rundgren when he decided to organise the benefit Concert for Bangladesh, which Badfinger played as part of Harrison’s backing band. Harrison produced the album’s other hit Day After Day.
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/badfinger/baby-blue
This song is also on our Spotify playlist Bang a Gong – the 70s
After you’ve listened to this song, click HERE to pick another one!
New to Bang a Gong? Click HERE to learn more about us.