Van Morrison
Well, it`s a marvelous night for a Moondance
With the stars up above in your eyes
A fantabulous night to make romance
Neath the cover of October skies
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 92 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1977
  • from the album Moondance (1970)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #231 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • written by Van Morrison
  • piano solo: Jeff Labes
  • alto saxophone solo: Jack Schroer
  • though it first appeared on the Moondance album in 1970, it wasn't released as a single until 1977
  • produced by Van Morrison, Lewis Merenstein
  • recorded in 1969 at A & R Studios, New York
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