All Day and All of the Night


"All Day and All of the Night" is a 1964 song by British band The Kinks and is the follow-up to their 1964 hit You Really Got Me. It was later included on their second studio album Kinks-Size. It went to number 2 in the United Kingdom, number 5 in New Zealand, number 7 in the United States, number 9 in the Netherlands, number 12 in Canada and France, number 14 in Australia, number 18 in Sweden, number 22 in Germany and number 40 in Belgium. It was covered by The Stranglers in 1988 and went to number 7 in the United Kingdom.

"All Day and All of the Night"
Single by the Kinks
B-side"I Gotta Move"
Released23 October 1964[1]
Recorded23 or 24 September 1964[1]
StudioPye, London
Songwriter(s)Ray Davies
Producer(s)Shel Talmy
The Kinks singles chronology
"You Really Got Me"
"All Day and All of the Night"
"Tired of Waiting for You"

References change

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hinman 2004, p. 38.
  2. "Ray Davies In Conversation at BFI Southbank" (PDF). British Film Institute. May 2011. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  3. Stiernberg, Bonnie. "The 50 Best Garage Rock Songs of All Time". Paste. Archived from the original on 1 August 2017. Retrieved 15 May 2016.
  4. Brackett, David (2000). Interpreting Popular Music. University of California Press. p. 1. ISBN 978-0-5202-2541-1.
  5. Gewen, Barry (5 March 2008). "Ray Davies, Rock Poet?". The New York Times. Retrieved 17 July 2014.