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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, Sweden, Norway, Spain, and Latvia.


More songs by B.B. King (See Charts): Better Not Look Down, It's My Own Fault, Miss Martha King, 3 O'Clock Blues, Please Love Me, Paying The Cost To Be The Boss, Crying Won't Help You, Right Place, Wrong Time, There Is Always One More Time, and Never Make A Move Too Soon.

Popular in Blues (See Charts): The Voice, A Million Miles Away, Piece Of My Heart, Wedding Bell Blues (Will You Marry Me Bill), Innocent When You Dream, Wooden Heart, Blues In The Night (My Mama Done Tol' Me), Learnin' The Blues, Man Of The World, and Crossfire.


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