Elvis Presley

Kentucky Rain

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Seven lonely days
And a dozen towns ago
I reached out one night
And you were gone
Don't know why you'd run,
What you're running to or from
All I know is I want to bring you home

So I'm walking in the rain,
Thumbing for a ride
On this lonely Kentucky backroad
I've loved you much too long
And my love's too strong
To let you go, never knowing
What went wrong

Kentucky rain keeps pouring down
And up ahead's another town
That I'll go walking thru
With the rain in my shoes,
Searchin for you
In the cold Kentucky rain,
In the cold Kentucky rain

Showed your photograph
To some old gray bearded man
Sitting on a bench
Outside a gen'ral store
They said "Yes, she's been here"
But their memory wasn't clear
Was it yesterday,
No, wait the day before

So I fin'ly got a ride
With a preacher man who asked
"Where you bound on such a dark afternoon?"
As we drove on thru the rain
As he listened I explained
And he left me with a prayer
That I'd find you

Kentucky Rain de Elvis Presley

This song appears in 11 albums

American Sound 1969

The Wonder of You & Christmas with Elvis and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Elvis Symphonique

The Wonder of You: Elvis with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

The Wonder of You: Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Elvis Forever

2nd to None

Elvis - 2nd to None (Remastered)

Elvis 2nd To None

From Nashville to Memphis - The Essential 60s Masters

From Elvis In Memphis
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