Johnny Mathis recorded the High By The Beach - Various - Bravo Hits 91 for the film and released it as a single in November Mathis' version reached No. It was nominated for an Academy Award.
The song has been recorded many times, by many performers. Mathis recorded the song with a flexible sense of meter, rushing some words as if they were speech. Her most famous interpretation of the song was a studio recording released on the compilation album Wild Is the Windmade of songs recorded for two earlier album projects. Simone reworked the song with slow, sparse instrumentation, stretching the vocal delivery to express soulful, hopeless loss. In November the song reached number 6 on Billboard ' s Digital Jazz chart.
Bowie later said that Simone's version "really affected me I Just Roll - Dillinja And Lemon D - The Killa-Hertz (Vinyl, Album) it as an hommage to Nina. Bowie took special care with the contemporary rock arrangement and production of "Wild Is the Wind", committing to an emotional and romantic vocal performance, the words drawn out more slowly and with a greater sense of loss, following the Simone version rather than the Mathis original.
To promote the compilation album Changestwobowiea black and white promotional video was made, directed by David Mallet. It featured Bowie and four musicians miming to the studio recording, including Tony Visconti double bassCoco Schwab guitarMel Gaynor drumsand Andy Hamilton saxophone. The black backdrop and stark lighting reproduced the style of Bowie's Isolar — Tour. Bowie performed the song during his June Mini Tour.
Bowie's performance of the song, as his opening number, at the Glastonbury Festival on June 25,was released in on Glastonbury Bowie also performed the song with Mike Garson on piano for the Black Ball charity concert in New York in November ; the concert was Bowie's final stage performance. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the Bon Jovi Wild Is The Wind (From Wild Is The Wind) - Nancy Wilson - Close-Upsee New Jersey album. Dimitri Tiomkin Ned Washington. David Bowie Harry Maslin. Perone The Words and Music of David Bowie.
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