Ann-Margretwho was a friend of Peter Allen, has stated that the song's lyrics—though written by Carole Bayer Sager—reflect Allen's own frame of mind: "He just kept everything inside Peter Allen himself included a version of the song on his live album It is Time for Peter Allenwith the track having a December single release. Allen's studio recording of his song was introduced on his album release I Could Have Been a Sailor. Although Manchester herself regularly collaborated with lyricist Carole Bayer Sager—their output including Manchester's sole to that point Top Ten hit " Midnight Blue "—Harry Maslin would recall that Manchester "hated the song 'Don't Cry Out Loud' and was angry with me for doing it [i.
In a interview Manchester stated: "[Clive Davis] remembers history his way and I remember history my way. I [originally] thought it was a brilliant song but it seemed like the antithesis of everything Carole [Bayer Sager] and I were writing which was always about self-affirmation and crying out and sharpening your communication skills.
But it's a beautifully crafted song that was all about how in the end you just have to learn to cope—and that's no easy thing.
Brooks' "Don't Cry Out Loud" was not featured on its singer's album release Live and Learn instead making a belated debut as an Album) track on Brook's all time bestseller Pearls released in The song would later serve as title track for Brooks' live album release cut in In Brooks stated: "Many years ago I was persuaded to do a lot of songs I wasn't particularly keen on. Minnelli sets the song in a sequence of "crying" songs with "Don't Cry Out Loud" performed between " Cry " and " Crying ": Minnelli's rendition features only the first verse of "Don't Cry Out Loud" and amends the lyrics of the chorus to invert their original import "Cry out loud, don't keep it inside.
Don't learn how to hide your feelings. In the Peter Allen stage bio- jukebox musical The Boy from Ozthe character of Allen's mother Marion Woolnough sings "Don't Cry Out Loud" to Allen after his father commits suicide—as in reality Woolnough reportedly did respond to the death of Allen's father by advising Allen to "always put your best face on. The song is also implemented into the Through The Eyes Of Grace - Melissa Manchester - Dont Cry Out Loud (CD musical Disaster!
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