Light My Fire

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"Light My Fire" is a song by the American rock band the Doors.wikipedia
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Jim Morrison

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The song originated as a Robby Krieger composition, with Jim Morrison writing the second verse.
The band spent two years in obscurity until shooting to prominence with their number-one single in the United States, "Light My Fire," taken from their self-titled debut album.

José Feliciano

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A year later, it re-entered the Billboard Hot 100 in 1968 following the success of José Feliciano's cover version of the song (which peaked at number three on the Billboard chart), peaking at number 87. Puerto Rican vocalist and guitarist José Feliciano enjoyed significant international success when he released his version of "Light My Fire" in 1968 as a single on the RCA Victor label.
José Monserrate Feliciano García (born September 10, 1945), better known simply as José Feliciano, is a Puerto Rican musician, singer and composer, best known for many international hits, including his rendition of The Doors' "Light My Fire" and the best-selling Christmas single, "Feliz Navidad".

Feliciano!

The single helped to spur the worldwide success of its album, Feliciano!, which was nominated for multiple Grammy Awards in 1969.
Feliciano! was nominated for Best Album of the Year at the 1969 Grammy Awards and Jose Feliciano won the Best New Artist award, as well as the award for Best Pop Male Song of the Year for the song "Light My Fire" from the album.

Will Young

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Feliciano's arrangement of "Light My Fire" has influenced several subsequent versions, including that by Will Young. Pop Idol series 1 winner Will Young covered the song in 2002.
Young also came in fifth place in World Idol performing the single "Light My Fire" written by the band The Doors.

Ray Manzarek

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Ray Manzarek played the song's bass line with his left hand on a Fender Rhodes Piano Bass, while performing the main keyboard lines on a Vox Continental using his right hand.
On August 4, 2007, Manzarek hosted a program on BBC Radio 2 about the 40th anniversary of the recording of "Light My Fire" and the group's musical and spiritual influences.

Knock on Wood (song)

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It reached the Top 10 in the UK a second time in 1985, in remixed form together with "Knock on Wood/Ash 48".

John Densmore

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John Densmore recalled that Buick offered $75,000 in October 1968 to adapt the song for use in a Buick TV commercial ("Come on, Buick, light my fire").
In 2003, Densmore vetoed an offer by Cadillac of $15 million for "Break on Through (To the Other Side)" citing Morrison's historic and vehement opposition to licensing the Doors' music, notably their best-selling single "Light My Fire" for a Buick television commercial, as well as Densmore's own development of strong personal views on the subject.

Amii Stewart

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In 1979, Amii Stewart released a disco version of "Light My Fire", together with a medley titled "137 Disco Heaven".

The Doors (album)

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It was recorded in August 1966 and released in January 1967 on their eponymous debut album.
The album features their breakthrough single "Light My Fire" and the lengthy song "The End" with its Oedipal spoken word section.

Robby Krieger

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The song originated as a Robby Krieger composition, with Jim Morrison writing the second verse. The song was largely written by the band's guitarist, Robby Krieger, but was credited to the entire band.
Krieger wrote or co-wrote many of the Doors' songs, including the hits "Light My Fire", "Love Me Two Times", "Touch Me", and "Love Her Madly".

The Crystal Ship

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"The Crystal Ship" is a song by American rock band the Doors, from their 1967 debut album The Doors, and the B-side of the number-one hit single "Light My Fire".

The Doors

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"Light My Fire" is a song by the American rock band the Doors.
Since "Break on Through" was not very successful on the radio, the band turned to "Light My Fire".

Something (Shirley Bassey album)

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This is a remix of the vocal recorded in 1970 for the album Something, which is also included on this release.

Pop Idol (series 1)

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Pop Idol series 1 winner Will Young covered the song in 2002.

World Idol

Young also performed the song on World Idol, where he came in fifth place.

Anything Is Possible (Will Young song)

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RCA Records

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Puerto Rican vocalist and guitarist José Feliciano enjoyed significant international success when he released his version of "Light My Fire" in 1968 as a single on the RCA Victor label.

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Guitarist

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Puerto Rican vocalist and guitarist José Feliciano enjoyed significant international success when he released his version of "Light My Fire" in 1968 as a single on the RCA Victor label.