Who Sang Day Tripper? James Taylor

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Credits
publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: John Lennon, John Winston Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Paul James Mccartney
release date: 1979
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Folk Rock/Soft Rock
length: 4:26
producer: Peter Asher
membranophone: Russ Kunkel
conductor: David Spinozza
mixer: Val Garay
recording engineer: Val Garay
background vocals: James Taylor
acoustic guitar: James Taylor
strings arranger: David Spinozza
Clavinet: Don Grolnick
timbales: Russ Kunkel
cowbell: Russ Kunkel
assistant mixer: George Ybara
assistant recording engineer: George Ybara
additional recording engineer assistant recording engineer: Lincoln Clapp
assistant recording engineer additional recording engineer: Michael O’Reilly
bass guitar: Leland Sklar
electric guitar: Danny Kortchmar
I've got a good reason for taking the easy way out.
I got a good reason for taking the easy way out.
She was a day tripper, one way ticket, yeah.
It took me so long to find out but I found out.

Now she's a big teaser, she took me half the way there.
She's a big teaser, she took me half the way there.
It was a day tripper, Sunday driver now.
It took me so long but you know I found out.

You can try to please her, she only plays one night stands.
You can try just to please her, she only plays one night stands.
She was a day tripper, one way baggage, yeah.
It took me so long, well you know that I found out.
When I found out, when I found out.

I've got a good reason for taking the easy way out.
I got a good reason for taking the easy way out.
She was a day tripper, one way driver, yeah.
It took me so long to find out but I found out.

Well, I got a good reason for taking the easy way out.
Yes, I got a good reason, girl, for taking the easy way out.
She was a day tripper, one way ticket, yeah.
It took me so long to find out but I found out.



Tracklist
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Company Man
  • 2 Johnnie Comes Back
  • 3 Day Tripper
  • 4 I Will Not Lie for You
  • 5 Brother Trucker
  • 6 Is That the Way You Look?
  • 7 B.S.U.R.
  • 8 Rainy Day Man
  • 9 Millworker
  • 10 Up on the Roof
  • 11 Chanson Française
  • 12 Sleep Come Free Me

  • Album Information
    label: Columbia
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin