Walking in Memphis

Walking in Memphis
Chartplatzierungen Erklärung der Daten
Singles
Walkin in Memphis
  DE 25 15.07.1991 (19 Wo.) [1]
  UK 66 25.05.1991 (4 Wo.) [2]
  US 13 30.03.1991 (23 Wo.) [3]
Walkin in Memphis (Re-Release)
  UK 22 12.11.1991 (5 Wo.) [4]

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Walking in Memphis ist ein Song aus dem Jahr 1991 von Marc Cohn. 1995 coverte Cher den Titel.

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Walking in Memphis beginnt mit einer Anspielung auf Elvis Presley, indem der Protagonist seine Blue Suede Shoes anzieht. Er folgt Presleys Geist in Memphis von der Union Avenue bis zum Tor von Graceland. Es folgen viele für Memphis und die Südstaaten typische Begriffe und Personen wie die Beale Street, W.C. Handy, Catfish, Gospel oder Reverend Al Green.

Coverversion von Cher

Chartplatzierungen Erklärung der Daten
Singles
Walkin in Memphis (Cher)
  DE 63 04.12.1995 (14 Wo.) [5]
  AT 17 17.12.1995 (17 Wo.) [6]
  UK 11 28.10.1995 (7 Wo.) [7]

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1995 coverte Cher den Titel für ihr Album It's a Man's World. Chers Version wurde in der Serie Akte X – Die unheimlichen Fälle des FBI in der Folge Der große Mutato verwendet.

Andere Coverversionen

Einzelnachweise

  1. a b "Walkin in Memphis" in den deutschen Single-Charts
  2. a b "Walkin in Memphis" in den UK-Single-Charts
  3. a b Top Pop Singles 1955-2006 von Joel Whitburn, Record Research 2007, ISBN 978-0-89820-172-7
  4. a b "Walkin in Memphis (Re-Release)" in den UK-Single-Charts
  5. a b "Walkin in Memphis (Cher)" in den deutschen Single-Charts
  6. a b "Walkin in Memphis (Cher)" in den österreichischen Single-Charts
  7. a b "Walkin in Memphis (Cher)" in den UK-Single-Charts

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