The Thrill Is Gone" is a slow minor-key blues song written by West Coast blues musician Roy Hawkins and Rick Darnell in 1951. Hawkins' recording of the song reached number six in the Billboard R&B chart in 1951. In 1970, "The Thrill Is Gone" became a major hit for . His rendition helped make the song a blues standard. King recorded his version of "The Thrill Is Gone" in June 1969 for his album Completely Well, released the same year
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It took Wayne’s World to push on the gas of the thrill ride back up the . Before the snooty over-analysis to follow, let’s get one thing straight: this song has plenty of Bohemian comedy, so line up your opera spectacles (is opera gay?). And let’s not forget the B-side: Roger’s I’m in Love With My Car. His mother reportedly approved his decision, stating that Mary was like a family to her. Queen’s monetary health (especially Freddie’s) began with the success of Bo-Rap and their fourth album, A Night at the Opera.
Roy Hawkins, co-writer of "The Thrill Is Gone", recorded his version of the song in 1951. It reached number six in the Billboard R&B chart then. King's 1970 version of this song helped make it a blues standard. He recorded it in June 1969, released as a single in December of that year, and it peaked at number three on the R&B chart and at number 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart. This version of the song won for "Best Male R&B Vocal Performance" at Grammy Awards in 1970. The Thrill Is Gone" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.
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