Lucy in the Sky (with Diamonds): ELTON JOHN with John Lennon

Australian singles chart:
Lucy in the Sky (with Diamonds) entered the Kent Music Report on 13 January 1975 and peaked at #3. It was the #32 song on the Top 100 of 1975.

Lucy in the Sky (with Diamonds) was released as a non-album single, but in 1977 it appeared on Elton John’s Greatest Hits Volume II.

John Lennon (Lennon-McCartney)

Gus Dudgeon

Record label of Australian release:

Elton John’s cover version of Lucy in the Sky (with Diamonds) was recorded at the Caribou Ranch. It featured backing vocals and guitar by John Lennon under the pseudonym Dr. Winston O’Boogie (Winston being Lennon’s middle name).
The B-side of the single was also a John Lennon composition, One Day (At a Time), from Lennon’s 1973 album Mind Games.
During their collaboration, Elton John appeared on John Lennon’s song Whatever Gets You Thru the Night.
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