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composer: Robbie Robertson
lyricist: Robbie Robertson
publisher: Dwarf Music
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/3810 [info]
Songfacts: http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=420 [info]
Wikidata: Q2734855 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/The-band-the-weight-lyrics [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/The_Band:The_Weight [info]
later translated versions: El peso

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1968-01 The Weight The Band 4:35
1969-08-17 The Weight (live, 1969-08-17: Woodstock Music Festival, Bethel, NY, USA) live The Band 4:42
1969-08-17 The Weight live The Band 4:47
1971-12 The Weight (live, 1971-12: Academy of Music, New York, NY, USA) live The Band 5:33
1971-12 The Weight (live, 1971-12-30~31: Academy of Music, New York, NY, USA) live The Band 6:06
1974-01-04 The Weight (1974-01-04: Chicago Stadium, Chicago, IL, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-06 The Weight (1974-01-06, afternoon show: The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-07 The Weight (1974-01-07: The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-09 The Weight (1974-01-09: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON, Canada) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-10 The Weight (1974-01-10: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON, Canada) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-11 The Weight (1974-01-11: Forum de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-14 The Weight (1974-01-14, afternoon show: Boston Gardens, Boston, MA, USA (audience source)) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-14 The Weight (1974-01-14, evening show: Boston Gardens, Boston, MA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-15 The Weight (1974-01-15: Capitol Center, Largo, MD, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-17 The Weight (1974-01-17: Coliseum, Charlotte, NC, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-19 The Weight (1974-01-19, evening show: Hollywood Sportatorium, Hollywood, FL, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-19 The Weight (1974-01-19, afternoon show: Hollywood Sportatorium, Hollywood, FL, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-21 The Weight (1974-01-21: Omni, Atlanta, GA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-23 The Weight (1974-01-23: Mid-south Coliseum, Memphis, TN, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-25 The Weight (1974-01-25: Tarrant County Convention Center, Fort Worth, TX, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-28 The Weight (1974-01-28: Nassau County Coliseum, Nassau, NY, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-29 The Weight (1974-01-29: Nassau County Coliseum, Uniondale, NY, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-01-31 The Weight (1974-01-31, afternoon show: Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-02-09 The Weight (1974-02-09, afternoon show: Coliseum, Seattle, WA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-02-11 The Weight (1974-02-11, evening show: Coliseum, Oakland, CA, USA) live The Band ?:??
1974-08-31 The Weight (live, 1974-08-31: Cleveland Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, OH, USA) live The Band ?:??
1975-03-23 The Weight (live, 1975-03-23: Kezar Stadium, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Neil Young, Bob Dylan & The Band ?:??
1988-05-29 The Weight (1988-05-29: Lone Star Cafe) Levon Helm & Bob Dylan ?:??
1993-09-09 The Weight cover and live The Radiators 5:53
1994-01-19 The Weight (live, 1994-01-19: Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, NY, USA) live The Band with Eric Clapton 6:50
1996 The Weight (live, 1996-12-2x: Continental Cafe, Melbourne, Australia) cover and live The Badloves 6:59
2000-11-11 The Weight (live, 2000-11-11: HO*T FM Radio, Hof, Germany) cover and live Todd Thibaud 5:15
2006-06-21 The Weight (The Band) (with Lucius) cover and live Wilco ?:??
2007-01-14 The Weight cover and live Sister Hazel 14:31
2008-05-15 The Weight (live, 2008-05-15: Planet Music, Vienna, Austria) cover and live The One Night Band feat. Wilfried, Birgit Denk & Hansi Lang ?:??
2011-01-08 The Weight / This Little Light of Mine (live, 2011-01-08: The Rock Boat XI, Paris Lounge, Carnival Inspiration) cover, live and medley Green River Ordinance 5:43
2012-05-02 The Weight (live, 2012-05-02: Prudential Center, Newark, NJ, USA) cover and live Bruce Springsteen 8:15
2012-05-05 The Weight cover and live Better Than Ezra 1:37
2013-06-21 The Weight cover and live Wilco with Lucius 5:51
2015-08-19 The Weight (acoustic, live, 2015-08-19: Ravinia Pavilion, Chicago, IL, US) cover and live NEEDTOBREATHE feat. Switchfoot, Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors and Colony House 4:25
Břímě cover and live Marsyas 4:43
The Weight live The Band with The Staples 4:37
The Weight The Band 4:31
The Weight The Band 4:35
The Weight live Neil Young, Bob Dylan & The Band 4:59
The Weight live The Band 5:30
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band ?:??
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 4:34
The Weight The Band 4:34
The Weight The Band 4:32
The Weight The Band 4:44
The Weight The Band 3:34
The Weight live The Band 5:22
The Weight The Band 4:38
The Weight The Band 5:20
The Weight The Band ?:??
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 4:34
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight live The Band ?:??
The Weight Bob Dylan / The Band 4:36
The Weight live The Band 5:15
The Weight live The Band 5:15
The Weight live The Band 4:53
The Weight (live, 1971-12-28/31: Academy of Music, New York, NY, USA) live The Band 5:30
The Weight The Band 4:35
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight live The Band ?:??
The Weight live The Band 4:55
The Weight live The Band 5:20
The Weight The Band 4:35
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 4:36
The Weight The Band 7:07
The Weight The Band 4:35
The Weight The Band feat. The Staple Singers 4:36
The Weight live The Band 4:51
The Weight (live, 1971-12: Academy of Music, New York, NY, USA) live The Band 5:41
The Weight The Band 4:32
The Weight Levon Helm 4:40
The Weight cover Hoyt Axton 5:25
The Weight Levon Helm 6:13
The Weight cover The Staple Singers 4:34
The Weight cover Diana Ross & The Supremes with The Temptations 3:04
The Weight cover Cassandra Wilson 6:05
The Weight cover and live Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band 5:24
The Weight cover and live Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band ?:??
The Weight cover and live Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band ?:??
The Weight The Band ?:??
The Weight The Band 4:34
The Weight cover Marty Stuart & The Staple Singers 3:36
The Weight cover and live Joe Cocker 6:15
The Weight (remix) live Bob Dylan & The Band 4:48
The Weight cover Aretha Franklin 2:59
The Weight (2018 remix) The Band 4:45
The Weight cover Jimmy Barnes with The Badloves 4:27
The Weight (1974-01-16: Capitol Center, Largo, MD, USA) live The Band ?:??
The Weight cover Joe Cocker 5:57
The Weight cover The Black Crowes 4:43
The Weight cover Jeff Healey 4:27
The Weight cover King Curtis 2:46
The Weight cover and instrumental The Ventures 2:43
The Weight cover and live Travis 7:05
The Weight cover Green River Ordinance 4:09
The Weight cover and live Bob Dylan feat. Levon Helm ?:??
The Weight (1974-01-26, afternoon show: Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, TX, USA) cover and live Bob Dylan ?:??
The Weight live Bob Dylan & The Band 4:48
The Weight (1974-01-03: Chicago Stadium, Chicago, IL, USA) live Bob Dylan & The Band ?:??
The Weight live Bob Dylan & The Band 3:21
The Weight cover Björn Afzelius & Globetrotters 6:09
The Weight cover Spooky Tooth 3:15
The Weight cover Jackie DeShannon 3:03
The Weight cover Amen Corner 5:49
The Weight cover and live Al Kooper & Mike Bloomfield 4:00
The Weight cover Smith 4:33
The Weight cover Dionne Warwick ?:??
The Weight cover Giant Sand 4:41
The Weight cover Wendi Slaton 3:41
The Weight cover The Staple Singers & Marty Stuart 3:39
The Weight cover Rotary Connection 3:27
The Weight cover Travis 5:12
The Weight cover Joan Osborne 5:13
The Weight cover Lee Ann Womack 4:48
The Weight cover Deana Carter 4:54
The Weight cover Sherie René Scott 2:46
The Weight cover and live Conan O'Brien ?:??
The Weight cover Aaron Pritchett 3:48
The Weight cover Little Feat feat. Béla Fleck 5:18
The Weight cover and live Grateful Dead 7:37
The Weight cover Shannon Curfman 5:26
The Weight cover John Denver 4:30
The Weight cover and live Ratdog 7:32
The Weight cover and live The Allman Brothers Band ?:??
The Weight cover Michelle Shocked 6:11
The Weight cover Tok Tok Tok 3:10
The Weight cover Tony Lucca, Jay Nash & Matt Duke 5:03
The Weight cover Uncle Kracker 4:58
The Weight (single version) cover Aretha Franklin 2:52
The Weight cover Weezer 4:31
The Weight cover Marty Stuart feat. The Staple Singers 3:37
The Weight cover Celtic Light 4:01
The Weight cover Marty Stuart ft. The Staple Singers 3:36
The Weight cover Karise Eden 3:06
The Weight cover and live Tok Tok Tok 4:11
The Weight The Band 4:35
The Weight cover Rickie Lee Jones 6:32
The Weight cover Garth Brooks 5:11
The Weight cover Le Bang Bang 2:49
The Weight cover and live Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band feat. Levon Helm 5:57
The Weight (5.1 mix) The Band 4:39
The Weight (2000 Digital Remaster) The Band 4:35
The Weight (live at the Fillmore West) cover and live New Riders of the Purple Sage 7:37
The Weight (live) live The Band feat. The Staple Singers 4:34
The Weight (live) live The Band 5:16
The Weight (mono mix) cover Diana Ross & The Supremes and The Temptations 2:53
The Weight (The Band) cover Jan-Willem van den Akker ?:??