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Marc Cohn - Walking In Memphis Official Video

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Uploaded on Aug 10, 2011

ATTENTION! I do not own this video! THE OWNER OF THIS VIDEO IS THE PRODUCER Marc Cohn and Ben Wisch.

This is the original song, which Marc Cohn produced in 1991, the song became Marc Cohn's biggest hit. And reached as the 13 best song on the Billboard hot 100 at the same year, and in UK it reached #22 on the UK Chart after being re-released. The fall 1995 Cher created her own version of the song.

Buy this song at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Walking-In-Memp...

Lyrics:
Put on my blue suede shoes
And I boarded the plane
Touched down in the land of the Delta Blues
In the middle of the pouring rain
W.C. Handy -- won't you look down over me
Yeah I got a first class ticket
But I'm as blue as a boy can be

Then I'm walking in Memphis
Walking with my feet ten feet off of Beale
Walking in Memphis
But do I really feel the way I feel

Saw the ghost of Elvis
On Union Avenue
Followed him up to the gates of Graceland
Then I watched him walk right through
Now security they did not see him
They just hovered 'round his tomb
But there's a pretty little thing
Waiting for the King
Down in the Jungle Room

(Chorus)

They've got catfish on the table
They've got gospel in the air
And Reverend Green be glad to see you
When you haven't got a prayer
But boy you've got a prayer in Memphis

Now Muriel plays piano
Every Friday at the Hollywood
And they brought me down to see her
And they asked me if I would --
Do a little number
And I sang with all my might
And she said --
"Tell me are you a Christian child?"
And I said "Ma'am I am tonight"

(Chorus)

Put on my blue suede shoes
And I boarded the plane
Touched down in the land of the Delta Blues
In the middle of the pouring rain
Touched down in the land of the Delta Blues
In the middle of the pouring rain

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