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A Whiter Shade Of Pale
Procol Harum

The song nobody understands - even the writer Keith Reid couldn't explain it. It's topped the 100 poll and is consistently popular since its 1967 release.
Procul Harum
Song facts
Composer Brooker/Reid
Genre  Pop
Release 1967 
UK Chart
Position
1
In cover versions
Michael Bolton
Another gustsy performance from American power balladeer Michael Bolton. One for the ladies?

Listen to Michael Bolton Listen to Michael Bolton's version of A Whiter Shade of Pale

MORE COVER VERSIONS
Procul Harum
75%
Joe Cocker
10%
Jose Feliciano
4%
Micheal Bolton
12%

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Your comments. A brilliant and moving song, years ahead of its time.


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