Alannah Myles: Black Velvet | Song-Factsheet


Song «Black Velvet» von Alannah Myles.


Veröffentlichungsdaten: 1989 03 28 (Album), 1989 07 26 (Single)
Label: Atlantic 81956, Atlantic 7-88742
Songwriter David Tyson & Christopher Ward
Produktion: David Tyson
Genre: Rock - AOR-Rock - AOR-NewWave


Ein Song über Elvis Presley.

Personen und Querverweise

Alannah Myles
David Tyson
Christopher Ward
David Tyson


[Verse 1:] Mississippi in the middle of a dry spell Jimmy Rogers on the Victrola up high Mama's dancin' with baby on her shoulder The sun is settin' like molasses in the sky [Hook:] The boy could sing Knew how to move, everything Always wanting more He'd leave you longing for [Chorus:] Black velvet And that little boy's smile Black velvet With that slow southern style A new religion that'll bring ya to your knees Black velvet if you please [Verse 2:] Up in Memphis The music's like a heatwave White lightning Bound to drive you wild Mama's baby's in the heart of every schoolgirl "Love Me Tender" leaves 'em cryin' in the aisle [Hook:] The way he moved It was a sin So sweet and true Always wanting more He'd leave you longing for [Repeat Chorus:] [Bridge:] Every word of every song That he sang was for you In a flash, he was gone It happened so soon What could you do? [Repeat Chorus:] Black velvet if you please If you please If you please If you please