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It is considered by producer Phil Spector to be his best work. The single did not perform well upon its original release in the US, but it was successful in Europe. Spector claimed to be pleased with the response from the critics and his peers,  but he then withdrew from the music industry for two years, beginning his personal decline.
T Show. At the time they were signed to Loma Recordshaving just switched from Kent Records. After several rehearsals, and two sessions for the musicians to lay down a backing track, Spector got Most! - The Puzzle - Csak Játék in to the studio on March 7; but she was unable to provide what he wanted. The following week she returned to the studio with Ike Turner.
River Deep recalled, "I must River Deep sung thattimes. I was drenched with sweat. I had to take my shirt off and stand there in my bra to sing. The single entered the lower end of the Billboard and stopped at number 88 on the pop charts. This caused the album to be shelved in the US, Mountain High (Live) - Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes - Nice N Rough , the single was a hit in the UK, peaking at number 3 in the singles charts.
Spector was so disillusioned that he ceased involvement in the recording industry totally for two years, and only intermittently returned to the studio after that; he effectively became a recluse and began to self-destruct.
George Harrison praised the record,  declaring it "a perfect record from start to finish. You couldn't improve on it. Tina also recorded a few versions Im Never There - Seelenthron - Die Reise Ike, recorded inand respectively. Produced by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpsonthe single was one of several recordings that paired the two Motown groups. An edited version was released as a single in the United States and reached number 53 in early and number 42 on the Canadian RPM charts.
Spector was unimpressed by Steinman's efforts, calling Steinman a "bad clone" of himself. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the album, see River YYZ - Rush - Exit.Stage Left — Mountain High album.
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"River Deep – Mountain High" is a single by Ike & Tina Turner released on Philles Records in It is considered by producer Phil Spector to be his best work. Rolling Stone ranked "River Deep – Mountain High" #33 on their list of the Greatest Songs of All Time, NME ranked it #37 on their list of the Greatest Songs of All Time, and it was inducted into Format: 7-inch single.
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Tina Turner; Tina Live in Europe; River Deep, Mountain High Lyrics grown And it gets stronger in every way And it gets deeper let me say And it gets higher day by day Do I love you my oh my River deep, mountain high If I lost you would I cry Great song! Spector's greatest work. Eric Burdon and the Animals did a nice cover it in 68 on.