Wait Until Tomorrow

song by The Jimi Hendrix Experience

"Wait Until Tomorrow" is a song by the Jimi Hendrix Experience from their album Axis: Bold as Love. The song was written by Jimi Hendrix. The song is about a male protagonist trying to get with a girl, only to be shot dead by her father. The song was never released as a single.

"Wait Until Tomorrow"
Song by Jimi Hendrix Experience
ReleasedDecember 1, 1967
RecordedOctober 26, 1967
GenreRhythm and blues, psychedelic soul
Songwriter(s)Jimi Hendrix

Background and styleEdit

"Wait Until Tomorrow" is one of the first 'situation songs' written by Hendrix. It was influenced by soul artists such as The Isley Brothers. The song was one of the last to be recorded for Axis.


The Jimi Hendrix ExperienceEdit