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← Elvis Presley - You Gave Me A Mountain (Aloha From Hawaii, Live in Honolulu, 1973)

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Showing Revision 4 created 09/16/2019 by Buzbee.

  1. [Pensive music.]
  2. Born in the heat
    of the desert.
  3. [Sad guitar]
  4. My mother died,
  5. giving me life.
  6. [Soft music]
  7. Deprived of the love
  8. of a father.
  9. [Sad guitar]
  10. Blamed for the loss
  11. of his wife.
  12. [Slow guitar]
  13. You know, Lord,
  14. I've been
  15. in a prison,
  16. [Quiet guitar]
  17. for something that I'd
  18. never done.
  19. [Woodwinds]
  20. It's been one hill
  21. after another.
  22. [Soft music]
  23. I've climbed them all,
  24. one by one.
  25. [Music swells]
  26. Oh,
  27. but this time,
  28. Lord,
  29. you gave me
  30. a mountain!
  31. [Timpani - drums, horns]
  32. A mountain
  33. I
  34. may never climb.
  35. [Soft horns]
  36. [Drum riffs]
  37. It isn't,
  38. Lord, a hill,
  39. any longer.
  40. [Trumpets]
  41. [Drum riffs]
  42. You gave me
  43. a mountain,
  44. this time.
  45. Ohhh.
  46. [Quietly] My woman got tired
  47. of the heartaches.
  48. [Soft guitar]
  49. Tired of the grief,
  50. and the strife.
  51. [Guitar]
  52. So tired of working
  53. for nothing.
  54. [Guitar]
  55. Just tired of being
  56. my wife.
  57. [Strings, drum]
  58. She took my one
  59. ray of sunshine.
  60. [Strings, drum]
  61. She took my pride,
  62. and my joy.
  63. [Sad music]
  64. She took my reason
  65. for living.
  66. [Soft music]
  67. She took my small
  68. baby boy.
  69. [Music swells] Well, this time,
  70. Lord, you gave me
  71. a mountain.
  72. [Trumpets, drum riffs]
  73. A mountain
  74. I
  75. may never climb.
  76. [Horns]
  77. [Drum riffs]
  78. It isn't,
  79. Lord, a hill
  80. any longer.
  81. [Trumpet]
  82. [Drum riffs]
  83. You gave me
  84. a mountain,
  85. this time.
  86. [Trumpet; drum riffs]
  87. You gave me
  88. a mountain,
  89. this
  90. time.
  91. A mountain,
  92. this time.
  93. Whoa, oh,
  94. ohhh!
  95. [Trumpets hold]
  96. [Cymbal crash]
  97. [Applause]
  98. Ooh!