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2 Years On
2 Years On

Album Type

Studio album


November 30, 1970


October 5, 1970 at IBC Studios




Polydor (UK), Atco (US), Spin (Australia)


Robert Stigwood, Bee Gees

V - E - T - D

2 Years On is the Bee Gees' sixth album, released in November 1970. The album reached #32 on the U.S. Billboard magazine, and sold 300,000 copies worldwide. The album saw the return of Robin Gibb to the group after the earlier disagreement and subsequent split following Odessa.

Track listing[]

  1. "2 Years On"–3:57 (Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb)
  2. "Portrait of Louise"–2:35 (Barry Gibb)
  3. "Man for All Seasons"–2:59 (B. Gibb, R. Gibb, M.Gibb)
  4. "Sincere Relation"–2:46 (R. Gibb, M. Gibb)
  5. "Back Home"–1:52 (B. Gibb, R. Gibb, M. Gibb)
  6. "The First Mistake I Made"–4:03 (B. Gibb)
  7. "Lonely Days"–3:45 (B. Gibb, R. Gibb, M. Gibb)
  8. "Alone Again"–3:00 (R. Gibb, M. Gibb)
  9. "Tell Me Why"–3:13 (B. Gibb)
  10. "Lay It on Me"–2:07 (M. Gibb)
  11. "Every Second, Every Minute"–3:01 (B. Gibb)
  12. "I'm Weeping"–2:45 (R. Gibb)


Bee Gees

  • Barry Gibb - lead, harmony and backing vocal, rhythm guitar
  • Robin Gibb - lead, harmony and backing vocal
  • Maurice Gibb - harmony and backing vocal, bass, piano, guitars, lead vocal on "Lay It On Me"
  • Geoff Bridgford - drums

Additional personnel and production

  • Bill Shepherd - orchestral arrangement
  • Gerry Shury - orchestral arrangement
  • John Stewart - engineer