The song was originally written in the key of B-flat major , and first recorded by B. Thomas in that key, and later by John Wesley Ryles in Brenda Lee recorded it in C major and Elvis recorded it in G major. Willie Nelson recorded the song in E-flat major but he played it in live concerts in the key of D major.
It was voted the number-one song of Presley's recording career in a poll conducted by ITV in A review in Billboard praised the "brightly mixed vocals" and "powerful production". Willie Nelson recorded and released the song in early It raced to number one on Billboard ' s Hot Country Singles chart that May, spending two weeks on top and a total of 21 weeks on the chart.
The song also fared well on Top 40 radio, reaching number five on the Billboard Hot for three weeks and staying on that chart for 23 weeks. It was the best-performing single on the Hot Country Singles year-end chart of This version also charted in a number of other countries. In , the song was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Commemorating the tenth anniversary of Presley's death, the programme featured various popular acts of the time performing cover versions of his songs.
The Pet Shop Boys' performance was so well-received that the duo decided to record the song and release it as a single produced by Julian Mendelsohn. This version became the UK's Christmas number-one single that year, spending four weeks atop the chart. The Pet Shop Boys version introduces a harmonic variation not present in the original version.
In November , The Daily Telegraph placed the version at number two in a list of the 50 best cover versions of all time. At the end of the song, he gets out of the car, which drives away. Standing alone, he mutters: "You went away. It should make me feel better. In , the duo remixed the song for their third studio album, Introspective , combining it with the track "In My House". Neither have appeared on any other format since. In , the song was used in the video game Dance Dance Revolution X , which was released for both arcades and the PlayStation 2 console.
In , the song was re-used for Dance Dance Revolution X2 which was released for arcades. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
For other uses, see Always on My Mind disambiguation. Picture sleeve reverse for North American single with "Separate Ways" in smaller font, also used for some European and Australian releases. Country soft rock gospel. Retrieved Elvis: Day by Day. Ballantine Books. Recording Industry Association of America. March 27, Retrieved March 8, The Official Elvis Presley Website.
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This postmodern studio masterwork invoke s the spirit and essence of Elvis from a contemporary perspective, while furthering the revolutionary impulses of Elvis' sound. This album re-imagines the king's own vocal performances in a broad variety of new musical settings.
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Also included is a. Each LP is housed in its own picture sl eeve complete with a page booklet entitled 'The Elvis Story'. Printed to smooth silk stock, this example measures just A l ovely example perfect for framing and display. Nixon and edited by Todd Slaughter. The book, issued ten years after his death, looks at the cold world of commercialism mixed with the kindred spirit of Elvis' global fan following.
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