Music by Richard Carpenter

Lyrics by John Bettis

Written in 1968 for Spectrum, “Maybe It’s You” is a song Karen and I always liked, and decided to include in our Close To You album.


Irving Music Inc. (BMI)

Produced by Jack Daugherty

Arranged by Richard Carpenter

Lead Vocal: Karen Carpenter

Backing Vocals: Karen and Richard Carpenter

Keyboards: Richard Carpenter

Bass: Joe Osborn

Drums: Hal Blaine

Oboe: Earle Dumler

Engineer: Ray Gerhardt

From the album Close To You (1970)

Additional recording and remix done in 1990

Engineer Roger Young



Last Updated June 4, 2008
May 2004  © Richard Carpenter

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