Yesterday When I Was Young Lyrics

Dusty Springfield


publisher: ©T.R.O. INC.
writers: Charles Aznavour, Fred Ebb
album: Track 7 in album See All Her Faces
release date: 1972
popularity : 25 users have visited this page.
genres: Funk / Soul Pop
styles: Ballad/Vocal/Soul
length: 3:43

Album Information

label: Philips
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Dusty Springfield See All Her Faces cover art


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Spoken : Somehow, it seems the love I knew was always the most destructive kind

Yesterday when I was young
The taste of life was sweet
As rain upon my tongue
I teased at life as if it were a foolish game
The way the evening breeze
May tease the candle flame

The thousand dreams I dreamed
The splendid things I planned
I always built to last on weak and shifting sand
I lived by night and shunned the naked light of day
And only now I see how the time ran away


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Mixed Up Girl
  • 2 Crumbs Off The Table
  • 3 Let Me Down Easy
  • 4 Come For A Dream
  • 5 Girls Can't Do What The Guys Do
  • 6 I Start Counting
  • 7 Yesterday When I Was Young
  • 8 Girls It Ain't Easy
  • 9 What Good Is I Love You?
  • 10 Willie & Laura Mae Jones
  • 11 Someone Who Cares
  • 12 Nothing Is Forever
  • 13 See All Her Faces
  • 14 That Old Sweet Roll (Hi-De-Ho)