Annotation

The Chiffons sued Harrison in 1971 for plagiarizing their 1963 song "He's So Fine" and eventually won.

Annotation last modified on 2019-11-25 16:25 UTC.

Relationships

lyricist and composer:George Harrison (The Beatles)
publisher:Harrisongs Ltd.
lyrics page:http://lyrics.wikia.com/George_Harrison:My_Sweet_Lord [info]
SecondHandSongs:http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/4253 [info]
Songfacts:http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=1172 [info]
Wikidata:Q1476003 [info]
referred to in medleys:Beatles Medley (Stars on 45)
later parody versions:My Sweet Hove
version of:He’s So Fine

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1970Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen / My Sweet Lordcover, live and medleyRichie Havens9:42
1971-08-01My Sweet Lord (live, 1971-08-01: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York; original mix)liveGeorge Harrison4:50
1971-08-01My Sweet Lord (2005 remix)liveGeorge Harrison4:36
1972-02-26 – 1972-03-05My Sweet LordcoverLeo Wright3:32
1991-12My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison with Eric Clapton and Band5:42
1991-12My Sweet Lord (5.1 mix)liveGeorge Harrison with Eric Clapton and Band5:41
1997-12-11My Sweet Lord (live, 1997-12-11: Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina)cover and liveMegadeth2:05
2001-09-02My Sweet Lord (live, 2001-09-02: Kulturfabrik, Krefeld, Germany)cover and liveNina Hagen3:53
2001-12-03My Sweet Lord (live, 2001-12-03: Convention Hall, Asbury Park, NJ, USA)cover and liveBruce Springsteen3:15
2002-11-29My Sweet Lord (live, 2002-11-29: Royal Albert Hall, London, UK)cover and liveBilly Preston5:02
2007-03My Sweet Lordcover and liveMichel Delpech6:31
2009-10-12Mysterious Ways / My Sweet Lord (snippet) (live, 2009-10-12: New Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, TX, USA)cover, live, medley and partialU2?:??
Mi dulce señor (My Sweet Lord)coverJulio Iglesias3:39
My Sweet LordcoverThe Rudies3:06
My Sweet LordAndy Williams4:18
My Sweet LordcoverJohn Holt?:??
My Sweet LordcoverThe BB Band4:38
My Sweet LordinstrumentalPete Moore & his Orchestra2:30
My Sweet LordJoel Harrison Featuring David Liebman, Uri Caine And David Binney4:41
My Sweet LordcoverDaniel Raffo3:50
My Sweet LordcoverRoupa Nova4:24
My Sweet LordcoverEdwin Starr?:??
My Sweet LordcoverJohn Gary Williams3:17
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalMariachi México de Pepe Villa3:43
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalPaul Mauriat3:01
My Sweet LordcoverThe Hollyridge Strings3:31
My Sweet LordcoverThe Rudies3:04
My Sweet LordcoverKeith Lyn, Byron Lee & The Dragonaires3:24
My Sweet LordcoverEdwin Starr4:04
My Sweet LordcoverNina Simone4:37
My Sweet LordcoverThe Chiffons3:31
My Sweet LordcoverCrown of Thorns4:17
My Sweet LordcoverGlowfriends3:07
My Sweet LordinstrumentalAcker Bilk, His Clarinet & Strings3:03
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalMaynard Ferguson4:39
My Sweet LordcoverPaul Thomas Saunders4:45
My Sweet LordcoverMandy Jones3:22
My Sweet Lord (live, 1971-03-05: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveBilly Preston2:33
My Sweet LordcoverFitzroy Sterling3:06
My Sweet LordcoverTop of the Poppers4:43
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalPhil Allen?:??
My Sweet LordcoverGarry Christian & Desa Basshead4:23
My Sweet LordcoverArthur Prysock2:45
My Sweet Lord (live, 1991-12-05: The International Exhibition Center, Nagoya, Japan)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison3:55
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison7:27
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison4:00
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison4:44
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison4:38
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison4:38
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison4:15
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison3:56
My Sweet LordliveGeorge Harrison6:08
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison9:08
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison4:00
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison3:55
My Sweet LordcoverGrumbleweeds?:??
My Sweet LordEric Clapton & George Harrison?:??
My Sweet LordcoverNina Simone4:31
My Sweet LordcoverNina Simone4:30
My Sweet Lord (original studio mix)George Harrison4:39
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalDas große Akkordeon-Orchester Fred Hector & Heinz Ehme3:06
My Sweet LordinstrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra4:08
My Sweet Lordcover and instrumentalChantal4:05
My Sweet LordinstrumentalMaynard Ferguson4:40
My Sweet LordAndy Williams4:13
My Sweet LordcoverBilly Preston3:23
My Sweet LordcoverBoy George3:27
My Sweet LordcoverPercy Faith, His Orchestra and Chorus?:??
My Sweet Lord (live)cover and liveElliott Smith & Grandaddy4:47
My Sweet LordcoverBilly Vaughn2:22
My Sweet LordcoverEmmerson Nogueira4:34
My Sweet LordcoverKeith Lyn, Byron Lee & The Dragonaires3:26
My Sweet LordcoverKeith Lyn3:25
My Sweet LordcoverFitzroy Sterling3:06
My Sweet LordcoverMarion Williams3:49
My Sweet LordcoverPaul Mauriat & His Orchestra?:??
My Sweet LordcoverRichie Havens3:00
My Sweet Lordcover and liveNina Simone4:36
My Sweet LordcoverFive Thirty3:35
My Sweet LordcoverWailing Souls2:55
My Sweet LordcoverDavid Young3:33
My Sweet LordcoverBeBe Winans5:07
My Sweet LordcoverGirlyman3:44
My Sweet LordcoverYim Yames3:33
My Sweet LordcoverJohn Holt3:19
My Sweet LordcoverLarry Norman2:46
My Sweet LordcoverStacey Q4:14
My Sweet LordcoverRichard Clayderman3:14
My Sweet LordcoverKlaus Voormann feat. Bonnie Bramlett3:26
My Sweet LordcoverPaul Mauriat & His Orchestra3:00
My Sweet LordcoverRay Conniff3:27
My Sweet LordcoverRonnie Aldrich3:18
My Sweet LordcoverAndy Williams4:14
My Sweet LordcoverEdwin Starr4:09
My Sweet Lord (45 mix)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet Lord (2000)George Harrison4:55
My Sweet Lord (2000)George Harrison4:57
My Sweet Lord (Acetate demo)George Harrison3:49
My Sweet Lord (acoustic)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet Lord (demo)George Harrison with Derek and the Dominos3:53
My Sweet Lord (demo)George Harrison3:33
My Sweet Lord (early stereo remix)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet Lord (live)cover and liveNina Simone?:??
My Sweet Lord (new version)George Harrison4:54
My Sweet Lord (rough mix)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet Lord (RS1)George Harrison4:22
My Sweet Lord (RS1)George Harrison?:??
My Sweet Lord (single version)George Harrison?:??