All the Young Dudes

original song written and composed by David Bowie; first released in 1972 by Mott the Hoople

"All the Young Dudes" is a 1972 song by Mott the Hoople and is the title track to their fifth studio album of the same name. It was written by David Bowie and went to number 3 in the United Kingdom, number 37 in the United States, number 4 in Ireland, number 31 in Canada and number 13 in New Zealand. It went on to be covered by Bowie and Bruce Dickinson.

"All the Young Dudes"
Single by Mott the Hoople
from the album All the Young Dudes
B-side"One of the Boys"
Released28 July 1972 (1972-07-28)
Recorded14 May 1972
StudioOlympic, London
GenreGlam rock
LabelCBS (UK), Columbia (US)
Songwriter(s)David Bowie
Producer(s)David Bowie
Mott the Hoople singles chronology
"All the Young Dudes"
"One of the Boys"
Music video
Mott The Hoople – All the Young Dudes (audio) at YouTube

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