Wild Is the Wind" is a song written by Dimitri Tiomkin and Ned Washington. The track was originally recorded by Johnny Mathis for the 1957 film Wild Is the Wind. The song was very popular and was one of five songs nominated for an Academy Award; it was sung by Johnny Mathis at the March 1958 Oscar presentations. Mathis' version of the song was also released as a single by Columbia Records (4-41060) in November 1957, and reached No. 22 on the Billboard chart.
Blowin' in the Wind" is a song written by Bob Dylan in 1962 and released as a single and on his album The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan in 1963. Although it has been described as a protest song, it poses a series of rhetorical questions about peace, war, and freedom. The refrain "The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind" has been described as "impenetrably ambiguous: either the answer is so obvious it is right in your face, or the answer is as intangible as the wind".
Wind (stylized as WIND) is a Japanese Pop song by Kyoto-born singer Koda Kumi and is the eleventh single in her 12 Singles Collection. Much like the other singles in the collection, this single is also limited to 50,000 copies. The single managed to chart at on Oricon and charted for six weeks. Wind is Japanese singer-songwriter Koda Kumi's eleventh single in her 12 Singles Collection. It peaked on the Oricon Singles Charts at and remained on the charts for six consecutive weeks
Whistle Down the Wind is a studio album by American folk singer and musician Joan Baez, released on March 2, 2018, her first studio album in almost a decade. Joe Henry produced the album. Whistle Down the Wind was nominated for Best Folk Album at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.
The song was first played at the Glastonbury festival 2008 and has gone through many changes; a demo version put on the Twilight soundtrack features different lyrics than the definitive version.
Gratitude is a double album by the band Earth, Wind & Fire issued in November 1975 by Columbia Records. The album rose to No. 1 on both the Billboard 200 and Billboard Top Soul Albums charts. Gratitude has also been certified Triple Platinum in the US by the RIAA. Gratitude spent six weeks atop the Billboard Top Soul Albums chart and three weeks atop the Billboard 200 chart. The LP consists of mostly live concert material together with some newly recorded tracks
The song has been recorded many times, including twice by Nina Simone, first on the live album Nina Simone at Town Hall (1959) and then in a studio recording included on Wild Is the Wind (1966). David Bowie recorded a version of it for his 1976 album Station to Station Shirley Horn recorded a version for her 1960 album, Embers And Ashes, and another (with full orchestra) in 1992 on her signature album Here's to Life