Cast Your Fate to the Wind is an American song written and recorded by Vince Guaraldi with later added text by Carel Werner. It won a Grammy Award for best original Jazz composition in 1963. It was included on the album Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus, released on April 18, 1962 by the Vince Guaraldi Trio on the Fantasy Records record label.
The song is often covered. In Australia a version of Mel Tormé was a hit in 1963. In 1964 rewrote the British Sounds Orchestral easy listening group the song and it became a big hit in the United Kingdom and the United States. In 1966 brought North Hollywood-singer Shelby Flint from a version of the song. West Coast folk-rock band We Five and The Sandpipers along with pop singer Johnny Rivers who brought singing versions and instrumental versions were released by Earl Klugh, George Benson, David Benoit, Chet Atkins and Nelson Rangell. In 1970 James Gang rock group covered the song as part of a medley (The Bomber Medley) on their album James Gang Rides Again .
|Cast Your Fate to the Wind|
|B-side (s)||To Wendy with love|
|Type of carrier||7 "|
|Writer (s)||Vince Guaraldi, Carel Werner|
|Producer (s)||John Schroeder|
|Position (s) in the charts|
|Cast your fate to the wind|
|Dutch Top 40||06-02-1965||Position:||32||17||16||18||16||12||13||14||19||23||25||17/04/1965|
|Dutch Top 40||08-05-1965||Position:||36||08-05-1965|