Covers: Sail On, Sailor

“Sail On, Sailor” is a Beach Boys song from their 1973 album Holland.

This message board post discusses the long and complex history of the song’s composition.

Van Dyke Parks, one of the song’s five author’s recently posted a link to a version vy The Beach Boys and Ray Charles.

Chaplin was the lead vocalist on the original Beach Boys version.
see the board post linked to at the top – very different lyrics
another version with the different lyrics

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