Johnny Rivers - Memphis FLAC album
Genre: Pop music
FLAC version ZIP size: 1538 mb
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WMA version ZIP size: 1914 mb
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Memphis, Tennessee", sometimes shortened to "Memphis", is a song by Chuck Berry, first released in 1959. In the UK, the song charted at in 1963; at the same time Decca Records issued a cover version in the UK by Dave Berry and the Cruisers, which also became a UK Top 20 hit single. Johnny Rivers's version of the song was a number two US hit in 1964. In the song the narrator is speaking to a long-distance operator, trying to find out the number of a girl named Marie, who lives in Memphis, Tennessee, "on the southside, high upon a ridge, just a half a mile from.
Johnny Rivers, who had some success as a songwriter (Rick Nelson's "I'll Make Believe"), but had yet to score a hit as an artist, landed a regular gig in 1963 at the Whisky a Go Go, a popular club on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles (The Doors would later make their mark playing shows at The Whiskey). In 1964 he released a live album recorded at the club called Johnny Rivers At The Whisky a Go Go, with "Memphis" issued as a single. It became a huge hit for Rivers, going to in America and launching a career that included nine Top 10 singles.
More By Johnny Rivers. See All. Johnny Rivers: Greatest Hits. Totally Live at the Whiskey à Go Go.
Johnny Rivers - Memphis. Artist: Johnny Rivers. Download Johnny Rivers - Memphis. The Origins: Best 2 songs. Johnny Rivers - It's So Doggone Lonesome 02:03. Johnny Rivers - My Heart Is In Your Hands 02:02. Johnny Rivers: best 2 tracks. Johnny Rivers - La Bamba/Twist And Shout Totally Live At The Whisky A Go Go, 1995 06:23. Johnny Rivers - Whiter Shade Of Pale Realization, 1968 05:39.
Johnny Rivers - Memphis Tennessee. JOHNNY RIVERS - Secret Agent Man 1966. Johnny Rivers - Mountain Of Love. Johnny Rivers - Greatest Hits (FULL ALBUM - BEST OF POP - BEST OF FOLK - BEST OF BLUES). Memphis (Live At Whiskey A Go Go, 1964, Remastered 1995).
The Memphis Sun Recordings. Exclusive Prime pricing. The Memphis Sun Recordings. I can only imagine how crowded the little Sun Studio in Memphis must have been when this great record was made - guitars,horns, back-up singers, bass, etc, and Johnny singing live. Just terrific versions of early Sun songs plus some of Johnny's hits in stripped down versions.
Memphis '72. Written-By – C. Berry. Written-By – J. Rivers. United Artists Records, United Artists Records. UAS 29 398, UAS 2. 98.
Buscar: Back to the page of Johnny Rivers. EP, 1964, Liberty Records.
|A2||Mountain Of Love|
|B1||Secret Agent Man|