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B.B. King

The Thrill Is Gone

  • Blues
  • Space
  • Duet
  • Soul
  • Rock
song from
  • 1970
  • 1969
  • 1951
  • 1985
  • 1995

“The Thrill Is Gone” is a blues song written by Rick Darnell and Roy Hawkins in 1951 and popularized by B.B. King in 1970. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ The thrill is gone ... I'm free from your spell ... The thrill is gone baby

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This song is listed #183 on Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

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Most votes come from Hungary, France, Portugal, Germany, United States, Brazil, Latvia, Malta, Sweden, and Norway.


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