Blue Money
Van Morrison
Search in your bag
Light up a fag
Think it's a drag, but you're so glad
To be alive, honey
Alive, honey

Say, when this is all over
You'll be in clover
We'll go out and spend
All a your (blue money)
Blue money (blue money)
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 23 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1971
  • from Van Morrison's fourth studio album, His Band and the Street Choir (1970)
  • the fourth of five U.S. Top-40 hits Morrison achieved in his career
  • on the record:
         Van Morrison - guitar, vocal
         Alan Hand - piano
         Keith Johnson - trumpet
         John Klingberg - bass
         John Platania - guitar
         Jack Schroer - baritone saxophone
         Dahaud Shaar (David Shaw) - drums
         The Street Choir:
              Larry Goldsmith
              Janet Planet
              Andrew Robinson
              Ellen Schroer
              Dahaud Shaar
              Martha Velez
  • written by Van Morrison
  • produced by Van Morrison
  • recorded at the A&R Recording Studios, New York City
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