Marc Cohn is the self-titled debut album released in 1991 by American singer-songwriter Marc Cohn. The album peaked at No. 38 on the Billboard 200 Chart. It was RIAA certified gold in 1992 and was certified platinum in 1996. The album is known for the hit single "Walking in Memphis". Following the release of the album, Cohn won the 1992 Grammy Award for Best New Artist. Track 9 written by Willie Dixon; all other tracks written by Marc Cohn
Marc Cohn explained during a live recording sitting at the piano that when he was two or three years old, his Dad came home with a Silver Thunderbird. The most remarkable thing about it he said was that it made his Dad look cool. He went on to explain the song really deals with what's it like to not know your parents: "They have a kind of an awe and a mystery about them. Purists will probably prefer Cohn's original - live or otherwise - to the Jo Dee Messina cover version, which she released on her 1998 album I'm Alright. More songs from Marc Cohn. More songs about a mother or father. More songs with colors in the title.
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Marc Craig Cohn (/koʊn/; born July 5, 1959) is an American folk rock singer-songwriter and musician. He won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1992. Cohn is best known for the song "Walking in Memphis" from his eponymous 1991 album; the song, which was a Top 40 hit, has been described as "an iconic part of the Great American Songbook". Cohn was born on July 5, 1959, in Cleveland, Ohio, to a Jewish family. He graduated from Beachwood High School in Beachwood, Ohio, a Cleveland suburb.
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This song is by Marc Cohn and appears on the album Marc Cohn (1991) and on the album The Very Best of Marc Cohn (2006). Watched it coming up WinslowDown South Park BoulevardYeah it was looking good from tail to hoodGreat big fins and painted steelMan it looked just like the bat mobileWith my old man behind the wheelWell you could hardly even see him in all of that chromeThe man with the plan and the pocket combBut every night it carried him homeAnd I could hear him saying.
|2||Far Away Nearby|
|3||Blow On Chillywind|
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Notes'Limited Edition CD Digi Pack includes two previously unreleased tracks'
Tracks 2 & 3 exclusively available on this release.
Limited numbered edition
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 0 7567-85975-2 7
- Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): A 7657 CDX . MASTERED BY NIMBUS
- Label Code: LC 0121
- Other: FRANCE WE739
|PRCD 3943-2||Marc Cohn||Silver Thunderbird (CD, Single, Promo, Dig)||Atlantic||PRCD 3943-2||US||1991|
|7567-87657-7||Marc Cohn||Silver Thunderbird (7", Single)||Carrere Music, Atlantic||7567-87657-7||France||1992|
|A7657CD, 7567-86004-2||Marc Cohn||Silver Thunderbird (CD, Single)||Atlantic, Atlantic||A7657CD, 7567-86004-2||France||1991|
|A7657, 7567-87657-7, A 7657||Marc Cohn||Silver Thunderbird (7", Single)||Atlantic, Atlantic, Atlantic||A7657, 7567-87657-7, A 7657||UK||1991|
|7567-87657-7, A 7657||Marc Cohn||Silver Thunderbird (7", Single)||Atlantic, Atlantic||7567-87657-7, A 7657||Europe||1991|