BILLBOARD TOP 40 HITS 1971: #216: ‘BEHIND BLUE EYES’- THE WHO

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Billboard Top 40 Hits 1971: #216: ‘Behind Blue Eyes’- The Who. November 6, 1971.

  • Single: ‘Behind Blue Eyes’- The Who
  • Record Company- Decca
  • Genre: Rock
  • Written by Pete Townshend
  • Time: 3:40
  • B-side;”My Wife’
  • Album- Who’s Next
  • Grade: A+
  • Peaked at #34 11 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

The Who had 26 Hot 100 hits with 16 making the Top 40. ‘Behind Blue Eyes’ is from their classic Who’s Next album- one of the greatest albums in rock history- one of those albums where every song sounds like it should have been a hit single.

6 responses to “BILLBOARD TOP 40 HITS 1971: #216: ‘BEHIND BLUE EYES’- THE WHO

  1. Listened to “Who’s Next” on a long drive yesterday. Brilliant record. Two things that caught my ear – Moon’s drumming leads most of the songs and I had forgotten how much Pete gets to sing. I love the contast when he and Roger share lead vocals on a song.

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