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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...
Song lines: ♪ And very soon you know just where you are ... When you dance, dance, dance to my ten guitars ... Dance, dance, dance to my ten guitars ♫
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More songs by Engelbert Humperdinck (See Charts): After The Lovin', There Goes My Everything, The Last Waltz, Release Me, and A Man Without Love.
Popular in Musical (See Charts): I Still Haven'T Found What I'M Looking For, Mamma Mia, Ise, Firework, Family Buisness, Getcha Head In The Game, Una Vita Da Mediano, Peter Pan, Rosalie, and Funky Tonight.