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A Little Bit of Green

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(Arnold, Morrow & Martin)

Information:
Elvis recorded A Little Bit Of Green at American Sound Studios in Memphis, on January 14, 1969. The song was written by Chris Arnold, Geoffrey Morrow and David Martin.

Elvis - 1969

Elvis - Rehearsal

Elvis - Alternate Take

Elvis - Alternate Take

Elvis - Take 3


Lyrics:

Now that the truth is hard to face
I can't forget you once were mine
Someone else is in my place
Whenever we meet my heart beats out of time

1. Just a little bit of green
Clouds my eyes to what I've seen
Just a little bit of green
When I see you with someone new
And knowing that there's nothing I can do 

Please don't try and tie me down
Those are the words you often say
I can't help seeing you around
You smile with surprise
and I turn my eyes away 

1. 1. (repeat)

Oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh
Just a little bit of green

Where it was released:
First released in Back In Memphis (From Memphis To Vegas) 
 
LPs/CDs:
- From Memphis To Vegas / From Vegas to Memphis (1969) 
- From Nashville To Memphis - The Essential 60's Masters (1993)
- Suspicious Minds (1999)
- Country Rock (2001)
- Elvis Back in Memphis (2012) - FTD 

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