- Performer:The Miracles
- Title:Tears of a Clown [KRB]
- Style:Motown,Smooth Soul,Soul,Pop-Soul
- Date of release:April 16, 2007
- Size FLAC version1291 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1195 megabytes
- Size WMA version1162 megabytes
- Formats:AAC VQF AA WMA VOC MP1
Although brief, this ten-song collection has most of the essential early Miracles hits, including "Shop Around," "You Really Got a Hold on Me," "Mickey's Monkey," "The Tracks of My Tears," "The Tears of a Clown," and "Going to a Go-Go," lacking only perhaps "I Second That Emotion. There's a lot more to the Miracles story, obviously, but this set is pretty streamlined, with no filler, and that's a plus.
The tears of a clown, when there's no one around Oh yeah baby. Now if I appear to be carefree It's only to camouflage my sadness And honey to shield my pride I try To cover this hurt with a show of gladness But don't let my show convince you That I've been happy since you Decided to go (Decided to go) Oh I need you so (I need you so). I'm hurt and I want you to know (Want you to know) But for others I put on a show (It's just a show) Ooh yeah. Now there's some sad things known to man But ain't too much sadder than.
Make It Happen is a 1967 album by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles. It featured ballads such as the hit singles "The Love I Saw in You Was Just a Mirage" and "More Love", as well as the up-tempo "The Tears of a Clown" co-written by Stevie Wonder and his producer Hank Cosby. Three years after the album's release, "The Tears of a Clown" was issued as a single, and charted at on both the Billboard Hot 100 and UK Singles Chart. As a result, Make It Happen was reissued as The Tears of a Clown in 1970.
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She chose "The Tears of a Clown" - the last song on the album. The song was issued as a single in the UK and shot up the charts, rising to in August 1970. Motown took note and released the song in America a short time later, and in December it rose to on the Hot 100, giving the group their first chart-topper. Gordon from Ft. Lauderdale, FlIt would be nice to know who plays the bassoon on Tears of a Clown. A bit of trivia to be sure, but it catches my ear like any instrumentalist would on the track. I like to pick out the musicians and hear them play their parts when listening to songs I like.
Artists The Miracles The Tears of a Clown. The Tears of a Clown The Miracles. The Tears of a Clown. This album has an average beat per minute of 117 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 78/200 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist The Tears of a Clown. BPM Profile The Tears of a Clown. Album starts at 124BPM, ends at 128BPM (+4), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by The Miracles. Renaissance & Do It Baby. Christmas With the Miracles.
Features Song Lyrics for The Miracles's The Tears of a Clown album. I Second That Emotion Lyrics. 10. The Tears of a Clown Lyrics. 11. I'm on the Outside (Looking In) Lyrics. 12. Tears of a Clown Lyrics. 13. The Tracks of My Tears Lyrics. 14. You Must Be Love Lyrics.
CreditsThe Miracles - Primary Artist
|1||Shop Around||The Miracles||2:54|
|2||You've Really Got a Hold on Me||The Miracles||3:08|
|3||Mickey's Monkey||The Miracles||2:45|
|4||Ooh Baby Baby||The Miracles||2:49|
|5||The Tracks of My Tears||The Miracles||3:20|
|6||Going to a Go-Go||The Miracles||3:00|
|7||More Love||The Miracles||2:52|
|8||Baby, Baby Don't Cry||The Miracles||3:54|
|9||The Tears of a Clown||The Miracles||3:05|
|10||Love Machine, Pt. 1||The Miracles||3:14|