文森》(英文Vincent)係當麥連唱嚟紀念梵高嘅歌。呢首歌因開場歌詞「Starry Starry Night」而出名,歌詞意指梵高嘅星夜。呢首歌後來都被好多歌手改編。

Vincent
Vincent Don McLean song.jpg
Don McLean單曲
收錄喺唱碟《American Pie
B面Castles in the Air
發行日期1972年2月[1]
Folk rock
時長3:55
唱片公司United Artists Records, BGO Records
詞曲Don McLean
監製Ed Freeman
Don McLean單曲年表
American Pie
(1971年)
Vincent
(1972年)
Dreidel
(1973年)
音樂影片
YouTube上面嘅 Vincent, by Don McLean. (3:58 minutes, with lyrics)
音樂影片
YouTube上面嘅 Vincent, by Don McLean. Live performance (1972). (3:57 minutes)
Vincent van Gogh's The Starry Night (1889),講緊隻歌

1971年,當麥連喺讀完一本講梵高成世嘅書後就寫咗呢首歌嘅歌詞[2],用手風琴、顫音琴、弦樂器同結他配樂。當年,呢首歌一度成為英國單曲排行榜嘅第一名[3],並喺美國攞到第12名[4]告示牌排行榜將《文森》排喺1972年百強榜英文Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1972嘅第94名,成人當代音樂第2名[5]

呢首都係梵谷博物館日日跟住梵谷畫作播嘅歌[2]。2000年,公共電視網播咗喺德克薩斯州奧斯汀搞嘅專場音樂會「Don McLean: Starry, Starry Night」。

榜單

認證

國家或地區 認證 銷量
英國(英國唱片業協會[23] 200,000 

x銷售認證計算方式不詳
 銷量認證係計流媒體銷量

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