[Verse 1] F Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Yesterday all my troubles seemed so far away Bb C7 F C Dm G7 Bb F Now it looks as though they're here to stay oh I believe in yesterday [Verse 2] F Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Suddenly I'm not half the man I used to be Bb C7 F C Dm G7 Bb F there's a shadow hanging over me oh yesterday came suddenly [Chorus] Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Bb Gm C F Why she had to go I don't know she wouldn't say Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Bb Gm C F I said something wrong now I long for yesterday [Verse 3] F Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Yesterday love was such an easy game to play Bb C7 F C Dm G7 Bb F now I need a place to hide away oh I believe in yesterday [Chorus] Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Bb Gm C F Why she had to go I don't know she wouldn't say Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Bb Gm C F I said something wrong now I long for yesterday [Verse] F Em7 A7 Dm Dm/C Yesterday love was such an easy game to play Bb C7 F C Dm G7 Bb F now I need a place to hide away oh I believe in yesterday [Outro] Dm G7 Bb F F mm mm mm mm mm mm mmmmmmmmm X
About Yesterday Once More (song) : "Yesterday Once More" is written by Richard Carpenter and John Bettis . The song segues into a long medley consisting of eight covers of 1960s tunes into a faux oldies radio program . The single version of the song peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart . It was the duo's fifth number two hit and made them the act with the second-most number two hits on the chart behind Madonna . On June 2, 1973, "Yesterday Once More" was the highest-debuting single at No. 71 . It was released in 1973. It was released as part of album Now & Then. The genre is pop. The track was release in 1973. Yesterday Once More (song) has a significant contribution from artist(s) Richard Carpenter. It is related to the album(s) - Now & Then. The track has an affiliation to the band(s) - the Carpenters.
About Karen Carpenter - Karen Anne Carpenter was part of the duo the Carpenters . Her struggles with eating disorders would later raise awareness of anorexia and body dysmorphia . The Carpenters were signed to A&M Records in 1969 . She was born in New Haven, Connecticut, and moved to Downey, California, in 1963 . She began the drums in high school and joined the Long Beach State choir . Carpenter suffered from anorexia nervosa, which was little-known at the time . Her death led to increased visibility and awareness of eating disorders . Her work continues to attract praise . Karen Carpenter had an affiliation to band(s) - the Carpenters. Karen Carpenter's music is influenced by genre(s) - pop easy listening soft rock jazz.
About Richard Carpenter (musician) - Richard Lynn Carpenter formed half of the sibling duo The Carpenters . He has had numerous roles including record producer, arranger, pianist, keyboardist, lyricist and composer . Richard Lynn Carpenter was born at Grace-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut . His parents were Agnes Reuwer Tatum (a housewife) and Harold Bertram Carpenter (November 8, 1908 – October 15, 1988) His father was born in China, where his parents were missionaries . Richard Carpenter was introduced to Perry Como and Ella Fitzgerald through his father's record collection . His first public appearance as a musician was at age 16 in New Haven . Richard Carpenter (musician) had an affiliation to band(s) - The Carpenters. Richard Carpenter (musician)'s music is influenced by genre(s) - pop.
About Now & Then (The Carpenters album) : Now & Then is the fifth studio album by American music duo Carpenters . The title, suggested by Karen and Richard's mother Agnes, was taken from a leftover song that did not appear on the album . Side B of the album features an oldies medley . The medley starts with the Carpenters' original song "Yesterday Once More" Tony Peluso is heard as a radio DJ throughout the medley, which includes such songs as "The End of the World", "Dead Man's Curve", "Johnny Angel" and "One Fine Day" Karen Carpenter plays all of the drum tracks with the exception of "Jambalaya (On the Bayou)" Hal Blaine played drums . Now & Then is one of only two albums for which Carpenter performed all or most of the drums . It had a contribution from notable artists like Karen,Agnes. It had an affiliation to bands - Now & Then,Carpenters. Its music is influenced by genres - pop.