Behind a Painted Smile" is a song written by Ivy Jo Hunter and Beatrice Verdi. It was recorded in 1967 by The Isley Brothers appearing on the Soul on the Rocks album and released as a single that reached number five in the UK charts in May 1969. Dutch singer Mathilde Santing released a cover version of the song in 1982. Lyrics of this song at MetroLyrics. Listen to "Behind a Painted Smile" on YouTube.
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Song Title: Behind A Painted Smile. My life's a masquerade A world of let's pretend, dear Since you took your love Pretending never ends, dear. I can't let you see All the tears I'm crying You would pity me - That would be like dying.
The Isley Brothers Behind a Painted Smile.
Behind A Painted Smile. This song is by Mathilde Santing and appears on the album Mathilde Santing (1982) and on the compilation album So Far So Good: The Best Of Mathilde Santing (1992). My life's a masquerade A world of let's pretend, dear Since you took your love Pretending never ends, dear But I can't let you know That I still need you so, no. Written-By – Beatrice Verdi. 1969 Tamla Master Release with Big hole centre The Isley Brothers - Behind A Painted Smile. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side A): TM-25981-A KT TMG 693 A-1. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side B): TM-25981-B KT TMG 693 B-1. Rights Society: BIEM. Other Versions (5 of 8) View All. Cat.
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|A||Behind A Painted Smile
Engineer – Ashley HoweHorns – Alan Cook Strings – Lynton NaiffWritten-By – Verdi*, Hunter*
|B||You're The One
Written-By – Hargreaves*, Ajagbe*
- Producer – George Hargreaves*, Tony Ajagbe
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Label A-side): CAR 157 A*
- Matrix / Runout (Label B-side): CAR 157 B*
- Matrix / Runout (Hand etched in run-out area A-side): CAR 157 A-1
- Matrix / Runout (Hand etched in run-out area B-side): CAR 157 B-1
- Other (Hand etched in run-out area A-side): MIDAS - ARUN
- Other (Hand etched in run-out area B-side): MIDAS