Darkness, Darkness

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"Darkness, Darkness"
Single by The Youngbloods
from the album Elephant Mountain
B-side"On Sir Francis Drake"
Released1969
Format45rpm
GenreFolk rock, psychedelic folk
Length3:53
LabelRCA
Writer(s)Jesse Colin Young
Producer(s)Charles E. Daniels
 
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"Darkness, Darkness"
Single by The Youngbloods
from the album Elephant Mountain
B-side"On Sir Francis Drake"
Released1969
Format45rpm
GenreFolk rock, psychedelic folk
Length3:53
LabelRCA
Writer(s)Jesse Colin Young
Producer(s)Charles E. Daniels

"Darkness, Darkness" is a song written by Jesse Colin Young[1] in 1969 which has been covered by many artists. It initially appeared on The Youngbloods album Elephant Mountain. During the Vietnam War it was considered an "anthem" to the soldiers for it described what they felt while in the jungles.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ Jesse Colin Young official website.