written for and recorded by the group Badfinger for the 1970 album No
Dice, it was brought to fame by Harry Nilsson who had a No. 1 with it
for 4 weeks in 1972. It has
been further recorded by many artists including Mariah Carey who took it to
No. 3 in the US
and No.1 in the UK
in 1994. The Susie Allanson
version made it to No.79 in the Billboard country charts.