You’ve Turned A Whiter Shade Of Pale! This Day In Music
Written by News Bot on June 24, 2020
24 June 1967, Procol Harum's ’A Whiter Shade Of Pale’ entered the Billboard chart, where it would peak at No 5. The song was written by the band around a melody composed by the group's organist, Matthew Fisher, who was inspired by the chord progression of Johann Sebastian Bach's 'Orchestral Suite in D', composed between 1725 and 1739. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/…/youve-turned-a-whiter-sha…/
The story behind one of the most-played record of the past 70 years from Procol Harum, 'A Whiter Shade Of Pale'.
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