Walking in Memphis Song Lyrics

Marc Cohn

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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

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Walking in Memphis
  • 2 Ghost Train
  • 3 Silver Thunderbird
  • 4 Dig Down Deep
  • 5 Walk on Water
  • 6 Miles Away
  • 7 Saving the Best for Last
  • 8 Strangers in a Car
  • 9 29 Ways
  • 10 Perfect Love
  • 11 True Companion


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Marc Cohn
    album: Track 1 in album Marc Cohn
    release date: 1991-2-12
    popularity : 4811 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Blues Pop
    styles: Soul/Rhythm & Blues/Pop Rock/Folk Rock
    length: 4:17
    producer: Ben Wisch and Marc Cohn
    drums: Dennis McDermott
    guest background vocals: James Taylor
    vocal: Marc Cohn
    mixer: Ben Wisch
    engineer: Ben Wisch
    recorded by: Ben Wisch
    bass: John Leventhal
    background vocals: Darryl Tookes, Vivian Cherry, Dennis Collins and Ada Dyer
    organ: John Leventhal
    guitar: Marc Cohn and John Leventhal
    Hammond organ: Chris Palmaro
    keyboard: Eric Rehl
    lyricist: Marc Cohn
    composer: Marc Cohn

    Album Information

    label: Atlantic
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075678217821
    script: Latin