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Van Morrison

Precious Time

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“Precious Time” is a popular song written by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison and recorded on his 1999 album, Back on Top. It was released as a single in the UK and charted at #36. Since first recording it, Morrison has played it in concert 574 times from March 1998 until June 2008, making it one of his most frequently performed songs. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Precious time is slipping away ... You know youre only king for a day ... It doesnt matter to which God you pray because

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