Suspicious Minds hit no 1 on the Go-Set National Top 40 on 3 January 1970.
BONUS CLIP BELOW – live in Hawaii
‘Suspicious Minds’ was first recorded by American songwriter Mark James. After this recording failed commercially, it was cut by Elvis Presley with producer Chips Moman, becoming a no.1 song and one of the most memorable hits of Presley’s career.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suspicious_Minds
This was recorded between 4-7 in the morning, during the landmark Memphis session that helped Elvis reclaim his title of “The King.” This was a big comeback song for Elvis. It was seven years since his last #1 hit.
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/elvis-presley/suspicious-minds
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Suspicious Minds, ‘Aloha From Hawaii’ live in Honolulu, 1973
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