Yellow Ledbetter

The song "Yellow Ledbetter" by Pearl Jam is in the original key of E major. It was first recorded in 1991 but was not released as a single until 1992. The music and lyrics were written by the band members Mike McCready, Jeff Ament, and Eddie Vedder. Interestingly, the lyrics of the song are known to be cryptic and open to interpretation, with Vedder's distinctive vocal style adding to its emotional impact. The song is often performed live by Pearl Jam and has become a fan favorite. The melody of "Yellow Ledbetter" is characterized by its catchy guitar riff and poignant, melancholic tone.