Australian singles chart:
Light My Fire entered the Kent charts on 19 August 1967 and peaked at #22.
The song is on The Doors’ 1967 eponymous debut album.
Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger, John Densmore, Ray Manzarek
Paul A. Rothchild
Record label of Australian release:
Light My Fire was principally written by Doors guitarist Robby Krieger but was credited to the entire band.
Krieger said that he was inspired by the melody of Hey Joe and the lyrics of the Rolling Stones’ Play with Fire.
Jim Morrison wrote the second verse and part of the chorus, while Ray Manzarek added the Bach-influenced introductory organ motif.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light_My_Fire
Go to cover version Light My Fire by José Feliciano
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