Rod stewart - sailing

Rod stewart - sailing
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Rod stewart - sailing

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According to the <a href="http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=9937">Sailing Songfacts</a>, Stewart recorded his version of this <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Sutherland+Brothers" class="bbcode_artist">Sutherland Brothers</a> song at the Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Muscle Shoals, Alabama with a choir assembled by Bob Crewe, <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/The+Four+Seasons" class="bbcode_artist">The Four Seasons</a>' producer. It became his third UK chart-topper and the following year, it was revived following it's use as the theme music for a BBC TV documentary series about the HMS Ark Royal, this time peaking at #3. The combined sales of the 2 releases meant this is Stewart's biggest ever selling single in the UK with 955,111 copies sold.


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classic rock | rock | soft rock | ballad | rock ballad