Wish You Were Here (track) by Pink Floyd
Wish You Were Here appears on the following album(s) by Pink Floyd:
- Wish You Were Here (track #4) (this album) (1975)
- Delicate Sound Of Thunder (track #10) (1988)
- Pulse (track #22) (1995)
- Echoes: The Best Of Pink Floyd (track #23) (compilation) (2001)
- A Collection Of Great Dance Songs (track #5) (compilation) (1981)
- The Best Of Pink Floyd: A Foot In The Door (track #6) (compilation) (2011)
- Shine On (track #21) (compilation) (1992)
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Instrumentally, this may be the best thing Pink Floyd had done to that point. Lead guitar was awesome in this title track.
Very powerful, engaging and moving song. Gilmour's scat singing as well the tight, yet emotionally powerful chord progression really make it amazing.
Umas das maiores baladas já feitas!
One of the more straight forward Pink Floyd songs, but I think that's what makes it so special. When the chorus hits, it's so powerful and beautiful, and I feel that it's one of their most heartfelt and emotional songs.
Without a doubt the most heartfelt, honest, and impassioned song from Pink Floyd, "Wish You Were Here" starts off with a beautiful opening guitar piece from David Gilmour that perfectly invokes tranquility and warmth
Songs don't get any better than Wish you were here.
Easily the best Pink Floyd album. Dark Side is overrated,
Greatest rock ballad ever from the band who only bothered to create like 5 of them in their career roger waters must be the most underrated lyricist in rock music, imagine the praise bob Dylan would have gotten for penning this track.
No doubt, this is one of the best songs of all time!
The best song of all time in my opinion.