Single on Polydor by singer and actor born in Britain in 1949, in Australia from 1963.
Jon English (1949-2016) was rarely absent from Australian stage or television from the early 70s. He was in the Australian cast of Jesus Christ Superstar, the TV drama Against The Wind and the sitcom All Together Now. In later years he starred in popular Gilbert and Sullivan revivals and in a stage version of Dad's Army.
He had several charting singles throughout the 70s and 80s, including Handbags and Gladrags (1973),Turn The Page (1974), Words Are Not Enough (by Garry Paige & Mark Punch, 1978), Six Ribbons (with Mario Millo, 1978) and Hot Town (1979).
Thanks to Terry Stacey for suggestion and proof-reading.
Pete Townshend of The Who demoed Behind Blue Eyes in 1971 for Lifehouse, a proposed rock opera that was never staged.
Townshend's box set Lifehouse Chronicles (2000) collected material connected with the project, including Behind Blue Eyes. Another version of the song appeared on a Lifehouse sampler, also in 2000, Lifehouse Elements.
See also Townshend's 1986 single, below.
On live album An Irish Evening, with Roger Daltrey from The Who joining the band on this and two other tracks.
Further reading: Sheryl Crow bio by Steve Huey at AllMusic.