Love Story (Jethro Tull song)

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"Love Story"
Picture sleeve (Fontana, Germany)
Single by Jethro Tull
B-side "Christmas Song"
Released December 1968
Genre Blues rock, folk rock
Length 3:02
Label Island Records WIP 6048[1] Fontana Records
Writer(s) Ian Anderson
Producer(s) Ian Anderson and Terry Ellis
Jethro Tull singles chronology
"Sunshine Day"
"Love Story"
"Living in the Past"

"Love Story" is the title of the second promotion single for the album This Was by the British progressive rock group Jethro Tull, and their third single overall. It was released in December 1968.[1] It reached No. 29 in the UK Singles Chart in January 1969, spending eight weeks on that chart.[2]

In the original UK single, the b-side was the non-album "Christmas Song", while in the U.S., "Love Story" was released in March 1969, with "A Song for Jeffrey" on the b-side.[1]


Jethro Tull
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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Strong, Martin C. (2000). The Great Rock Discography (5th ed.). Edinburgh: Mojo Books. pp. 504–506. ISBN 1-84195-017-3.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 162. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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