Sunday, April 5, 2015

Long forgotten musical tracks # 85

You saw me crying in the chapel
The tears I shed were tears of joy!

The song, "Crying in the Chapel" was first recorded in the year 1953 and was already a hit, when Elvis Presley recorded it on October 30, 1960. It was released in April 1965.

It turned out to be the the greatest chart success for Presley over a six-year span. It hit number three on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and topping the Easy Listening chart for seven weeks. The single reached number one on the British charts in 1965 where it stayed for two weeks.The single was eventually certified "Platinum" by the RIAA for sales in excess of one million units in the US


If you can not see the embedded video on your android devices, here is the link. You can also copy and paste the link in your You Tube App. If that also does not work, search You tube, Crying in the Chapel, Elvis Presley
5th April 2015

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