The Beach Boys Cover Database


Time To Get Alone
20/20 cover

"Time To Get Alone"

(Brian Wilson)
The Beach Boys song
Album: 20/20 (1969)
Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 4

Originally written for Redwood, who later became Three Dog Night.

The Beach Boys decided they wanted to record the song and used the same backing track.


Studio coversAny studio recorded cover that doesn't fall into the other categories.
Live coversAny cover only performed live (including those released on live albums).
SamplesCover that samples the original track (or another cover)
Beach Boys & solo versionAny cover by The Beach Boys, either as a group or solo
MedleysCovers which are parts of medleys
"Bedroom" coversRecorded at home, for Youtube, etc.
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Artist Album Year ListenNotes
D, J & KNet Sounds II: Do It Again
Pacific GoldThe Holly & The Ivy EP2012OtherIndie pop cover
RedwoodCelebrate - The Three Dog Night Story 1965-19751993Youtube, SpotifyBrian wrote the song for Redwood, who recorded it in 1967. However, The Beach Boys wanted it and so this version went unreleased until 1993.

It shares a backing track with The Beach Boys version.

Appears on the Here Today! The Songs Of Brian Wilson compilation album.
Trygve Thue
(covered as "Endelig Alene")
Jeg - En Beach Boy1994Youtube, SpotifyStraightforward cover, Norwegian lyrics by Gustav Lorentzen.

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