David Bowie - Mother/Tryin’ To Get To Heaven (Limited Edition Single)
To celebrate the 74th birthday of David Bowie on the 8th January, two previously unreleased cover versions John Lennon’s Motherand Bob Dylan’s Tryin to Get to Heaven is released as a very special limited edition 7” single.
Originally recorded by Lennon for his 1970 album John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band, Bowie's version of Mother was produced by Tony Visconti in 1998 for a Lennon tribute that never came to fruition. Bob Dylan’s original Tryin to Get to Heaven was released on his 1997 Album of the Year Grammy winning Time Out Of Mind. David’s version was recorded in February 1998 during the mixing sessions for the live album.