“What's Made Milwaukee Famous (Has Made a Loser Out of Me)”, song written by Glenn Sutton, was recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis for the Smash Records label on April 16, 1968, at Columbia Recording Studio B, 804 16th Ave South, Nashville 3, TN. Three other songs were recorded at the same session: “All night long”, “We live in two different worlds” and “On the back row”. At the recording session Jerry was accompanied by: Linda Gail Lewis, Jerry Kennedy, Chip Young, Pete Wade, Lloyd Green, Bob Moore, Jo
Jerry Lee Lewis recorded it for the Smash label on February 26, 1969, at Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN. With the production of Jerry Kennedy, the song was released in June 1969, and On July 19, 1969, he reached #3 on the US Hot Country Songs charts, remaining a total of 15 weeks on the charts. And on July 28, 1969, it reached at #1 on the Canadian Rpm Country tracks charts.
"Great Balls of Fire" is a 1957 popular song recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis on Sun Records and featured in the 1957 movie Jamboree. It was written by Otis Blackwell and Jack Hammer. The Jerry Lee Lewis 1957 recording was ranked as the 96th greatest song ever by Rolling Stone. The song sold one million copies in its first 10 days of release in the United States and sold over five million copies, making it both one of the best-s
From Album Another Place, Another Time!
Another Place, Another Time is an album by musician Jerry Lee Lewis, released in 1968 on Smash Records. It was Lewis's "comeback album" and features a stripped down, "hardcore" country sound that yielded two top 5 country hits, the icon's first major chart success in a decade.
Cover of Ernest Tubb classic "Walking The Floor Over You.
"Chantilly Lace" is the name of a rock and roll song written by Jerry Foster, Bill Rice, and Jiles Perry "The Big Bopper" Richardson, the last of whom released the song in August 1958. The single was produced by Jerry Kennedy.
A 1972 version by Jerry Lee Lewis was for three weeks a No.1 hit on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart and a top fifty pop hit in the US and a Top 40 pop hit in the UK.
"High School Confidential" is a song written by Ron Hargrave and Jerry Lee Lewis (and copyrighted in both their names on January 28, 1958) as the title song for the movie of the same name directed by Jack Arnold.
Jerry Lee Lewis recorded the song at the Sun Studio in February 14, then went to California, where the director set him, his bass player Jay W. Brown, his road drummer Russ Smith, and their instruments on the top of a flatbed truck and had Jerry Lee lip-synch the song to a crowd of fake
"To Make Love Sweeter For You" is a song written by George Morgan and performed by Jerry Lee Lewis. The song was Jerry Lee Lewis' third number one on the country chart and his first since "Great Balls of Fire" in 1958. "To Make Love Sweeter For You" stayed at number one for a single week and spent a total of thirteen weeks on the country chart
Jerry Lee Lewis plays Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On, in Hee Haw Show 1969.
"Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" (sometimes rendered "Whole Lot of Shakin' Going On") is a song written by Dave "Curlee" Williams and usually credited to him and James Faye "Roy" Hall. The song was first recorded by Big Maybelle, though the best-known version is the 1957 rock and roll/rockabilly
"Me and Bobby McGee" is a song written by Kris Kristofferson and Fred Foster, originally performed by Roger Miller. Others performed the song later, including Grateful Dead, Kristofferson himself,Kenny Rogers and The First Edition, Gordon Lightfoot, Miranda Lambert, and most famously Janis Joplin.
The song is the story of two drifters, the narrator and his girlfriend Bobby McGee. The couple hitch a ride from a truck driver and sing as they drive through the American south. They visit Californ