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The Tears of a Clown

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Great Singles of the 1970s (100 items)
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"The Tears of a Clown" is a song written by Hank Cosby, Smokey Robinson, and Stevie Wonder and originally recorded by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles for the Tamla Records label subsidiary of Motown, first appearing on the 1967 album Make It Happen. It was re-released in the United Kingdom as a single in July 1970, and it became a #1 hit on the UK Singles Chart for the week ending 12 September 1970. Subsequently, Motown released "The Tears of a Clown" as a single in the United States as well, where it quickly became a #1 hit on both the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B Singles charts.
Manufacturer: Tamla Motown
Release date: 24 September 1970
EAN: 0737463515641 UPC: 737463515641
Tags: Soul (1), Usa (1), 1960's (1), 1970 (1), Detroit (1)
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Great Singles of the 1970s (100 music items)
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