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Engelbert Humperdinck

Release Me

  • Pop
  • Space
  • Vocal
  • Country
  • Dance
song from
  • 1967
  • 2012
  • 1946
  • 1968
  • 1966

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“Release Me” is a popular song by Eddie Miller, Robert Yount, and Dub Williams, published in 1946. Miller wrote the song in 1946 but could not get anyone to record it for years, so he recorded it himself in 1953. Shortly afterward it was covered by Jimmy Heap, and with even better success by Ray Price and Kitty Wells. Subsequently a big seller was recorded by Little Esther Phillips, who reached number one on the R&B chart and number eight on the pop chart. A version by Engelbert Humperdinck reached number one on the UK Singles Chart. The Engelbert Humperdinck song has the distinction in the UK of holding the number-one slot in the chart for six weeks during March and April 1967, and preventing The Beatles single, “Penny Lane” / “Strawberry Fields Forever”, from reaching the... Read on...

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