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  • Apr 05,  · Almost heaven, West Virginia, Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah River. Life is old there, older than the trees, younger than the mountains, blowing like a breeze. Country roads, take me home to the place I belong. West Virginia, mountain momma, take me home, country roads. All my memories gather round her, miner's lady, stranger to blue water.
  • The Searchers' debut LP doesn't sound quite like any other album they ever nalixedegenloywachsnabtyakengmepers.coinfo of their Pye Records albums were rushed, but not like this -- faced with an extraordinarily popular hit right out of the box in the guise of "Sweets for My Sweet" (which rose to Number One on the U.K. charts), the group cut 11 more finished tracks in one day, drawn from the best part of their .
  • "Stand by Me" is a song originally performed in by American singer-songwriter Ben E. King and written by King, Jerry Leiber, and Mike Stoller. According to King, the title is derived from, and was inspired by, a spiritual written by Sam Cooke and J. W. Alexander called "Stand by Me Father," recorded by the Soul Stirrers with Johnnie Taylor.
  • U2 – Sweet Virginia (29 Covers of Various Artists’ Songs Sung by U2) Tracklist 1 All Along The Watchtower 2 Slow Dancing 3 Helter Skelter 4 Help 5 C’mon Everybody 6 Love Rescue Me 7 Knockin’ On Heavens Door 8 People Get Ready 9 Running To A Standstill 10 Dirty Old Town 11 The Times They Are A-Changin’ 12 Stand By Me 13 Rain 14 Hard.
  • Ben E. King Stand By Me BPM: Capo: II [Verse 1] G G Em Em When the night has come and the land is da- rk C D G G And the mo- on is the on- ly light we'll see G G Em Em No I wo- .
  • Oct 01,  · Official video for The Marty Ray Project’s cover of Ben E King's “Stand By Me” MiXED EMOTIONS ALBUM on iTunes and GooglePlay! Love yall! Thanks for allowing me to be % fan supported.
  • Title: “Torn and Frayed” Artist: The Rolling Stones Album: Exile On Main St. Release Date: Hits: “Tumbling Dice”, “Sweet Virginia” The Rolling Stones were heavily influenced by the Blues, and this song is arguably one of their best re-incarnations of the genre. Title: “Man in a Suitcase” Artist: The Police Album: Zenyatta Mondatta Release Date: Hits: “Don’t Stand.
  • "Stand By Me" sounds like it wasn't written, that it just always existed -- it wasn't heard until Ben E. King released it as a single in the spring of Of course, that isn't the case. King wrote the song with Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller and it was released as the follow-up to "Spanish Harlem," King's first big hit since leaving the Drifters.