Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Rolling Stones: Wild Horses.

"Wild Horses" is a song by The Rolling Stones from their 1971 album Sticky Fingers, written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. Jagger says, "Everyone always says this was written about Marianne but I don't think it was, that was all well over by then.

Studio album by The Rolling Stones
Released: 23 April 1971
Recorded: 2–4 December 1969, Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Sheffield, Alabama; 17 February, March – May, 16 June – 27 July, 17–31 October 1970, and January 1971, Olympic Studios, London, UK; except "Sister Morphine", begun 22–31 March 1969
Genre: Rock
Length: 46:25
Language: English
Label: Rolling Stones, Atlantic
Producer: Jimmy Miller


Paul 2 said...

Dawn, this song was written for and about Keith's pal Gram Parsons a member of the Byrds and The Flying Burrito Brothers with Chris Hillman It was Gram who got Keith more into country music.

Dawn said...

Thanks Paul.. I did not know that.

Paul 2 said...

Your welcome Dawn.Thats why I'm here