Wish You Were Here
Wish You Were Here entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 22 September 1975. It reached #1 on 13 October 1975 and remained there for 4 weeks.
Songwriter, Have a Cigar:
Wikipedia – Wish You Were Here:
Wish You Were Here is the ninth studio album by the English rock band Pink Floyd, released in 1975.
Based on material Pink Floyd composed while performing in Europe, Wish You Were Here was recorded over numerous sessions throughout 1975 at Abbey Road Studios in London. The album’s themes include criticism of the music business, alienation, and a tribute to founding member Syd Barrett, who left seven years earlier with deteriorating mental health.
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Wikipedia – Have a Cigar:
English folk singer Roy Harper provided lead vocals on Have a Cigar. It was one of only two Pink Floyd recordings with a guest singer on lead vocals, the other being The Great Gig in the Sky with Clare Torry.
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