KARAOKE SCENE MAGAZINE ONLINE! - OoRIKoO performs Up On The Roof on Karaoke Showcase - Written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King and recorded late in 1962 by The Drifters "Up On The Roof" became a major hit in early 1963, reaching number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart and number 4 on the U.S. R&B singles chart. In April 2010, The Drifters' "Up on the Roof" was named number 114 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time list. It is one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll. James Taylor, who had played guitar on Carole King's cover of "Up on the Roof" and had performed it as a duet with her at her Carnegie Hall concert of June 18, 1971, remade "Up on the Roof" for his 1979 album release Flag and reached Billboards number 28 spot with the tune.
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.: Up On The Roof :.

OoRIKoO
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Date Submitted:  2021-11-22 [Archive Date: 2022-02-20]
Genre:  Folk Rock
Original Artist:  The Drifters
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Description:  Written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King and recorded late in 1962 by The Drifters "Up On The Roof" became a major hit in early 1963, reaching number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart and number 4 on the U.S. R&B singles chart. In April 2010, The Drifters' "Up on the Roof" was named number 114 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time list. It is one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll. James Taylor, who had played guitar on Carole King's cover of "Up on the Roof" and had performed it as a duet with her at her Carnegie Hall concert of June 18, 1971, remade "Up on the Roof" for his 1979 album release Flag and reached Billboards number 28 spot with the tune.
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Comment by: Jerry (Total comments: 3151  Submissions: 425) Sun, Nov 28th, 2021 
Jerry Another top shelf-beautiful song selection, vocal and mix. It's ALL in there!
Reply: Hey Jerry, thank you my friend
Comment by: Rich101 (Total comments: 3110  Submissions: 199) Thu, Nov 25th, 2021 
Rich101 Love the James Taylor version so much, and you did an incredible performance of it Rik!! Love your cover!! Totally Perfect!!!RICH
Reply: Hi Rich, yep the JT version is the best I think. Thanks so much for listening and for the great comment.
Comment by: mav2100 (Total comments: 3305  Submissions: 185) Thu, Nov 25th, 2021 
mav2100 Great Song. Soulful and sweet. Bringing back all kinds of sweet memories with this one. You sound fabulous! I love this, Mwahhhhhhhhhhhhh, Pam
Reply: Hi Pam, thank you for taking time to leave this awesome comment.
Comment by: Abbygail25 (Total comments: 1772  Submissions: 255) Thu, Nov 25th, 2021 
Abbygail25 Awesome performance Rik!!! I truly enjoyed listening today....Great song choice...
Reply: Hi Abby. Thanks so much for this wonderful comment.
Comment by: Starlyter - Brad (Total comments: 2134  Submissions: 221) Tue, Nov 23rd, 2021 
Starlyter - Brad Your voice always adds a special tonal quality to each song your sing. This is no exception and love the song choice as well. Applause Rik.....Brad
Reply: Hey Brad, what a nice thing to say. I appreciate this my friend and thank you for your listen also.


OoRIKoO performs Up On The Roof on Karaoke Showcase of Karaoke Scene Magazine Online: OoRIKoO performs Up On The Roof on Karaoke Showcase - Written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King and recorded late in 1962 by The Drifters "Up On The Roof" became a major hit in early 1963, reaching number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart and number 4 on the U.S. R&B singles chart. In April 2010, The Drifters' "Up on the Roof" was named number 114 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time list. It is one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll. James Taylor, who had played guitar on Carole King's cover of "Up on the Roof" and had performed it as a duet with her at her Carnegie Hall concert of June 18, 1971, remade "Up on the Roof" for his 1979 album release Flag and reached Billboards number 28 spot with the tune.
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