Just Because
Elvis Presley Lyrics


Well, well, well
Just because you think you're so pretty
And just because your momma thinks you're hot
Well, just because you think you've got something
That no other girl has got
You've caused me to spend all my money
You laughed and called me old Santa Claus
Well, I'm telling you
Baby, I'm through with you
Because, well well, just because

Well, well, well
There'll come a time when you'll be lonesome
And there'll come a time when you'll be blue
Well, there'll come a time when old Santa
He won't pay your bills for you

You've caused me to lose all my women
And now, now you say we are through
Well, I'm telling you
Baby, I was through with you
A long long time ago

Well, just because you think you're so pretty
And just because your mama thinks you're the hottest thing in town
Well, just because you think you've got something
That nobody else has got
You've caused me to spend all of my money
Honey, you laughed and called me your old Santa Claus
Well, I'm telling you I'm through with you
Because, well well, just because

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: MAURICE D. DAVID COMMANDER, RODNEY G. MASSEY, JERLINE O. SHELTON

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Most interesting comment from YouTube:

Lawrence Brown

This recording along with that's all right mama
Has been responsible for dozens of the greatest rock n roll stars...
They were inebriated by early Elvis records
The Beatles
Prince
And countless others.
As a songwriter
These Sun recordings energized my musical soul and I was able to write some of the most recorded songs in history
Thank you ELVIS
Scotty and Bill Black
L.Russell Brown



All comments from YouTube:

Lawrence Brown

This recording along with that's all right mama
Has been responsible for dozens of the greatest rock n roll stars...
They were inebriated by early Elvis records
The Beatles
Prince
And countless others.
As a songwriter
These Sun recordings energized my musical soul and I was able to write some of the most recorded songs in history
Thank you ELVIS
Scotty and Bill Black
L.Russell Brown

Jacob Blackburn

@YanksPride1 nice

YanksPride1

@Jacob Blackburn Lawrence "Larry" Russell Brown[1] (born June 29, 1940), known as L. Russell Brown, is an American lyricist and composer. He is most noted for his songs, co-written with Irwin Levine, "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree" and "Knock Three Times"—international hits for the 1970s pop music group Tony Orlando and Dawn. He also co-wrote "C'mon Marianne" for The Four Seasons, and The Partridge Family 1971 song, "I Woke Up In Love This Morning".

Jacob Blackburn

Lawrence Brown what songs have you written?

Jean Tracy

I have this record when it came out. Still have it! Love ya Elvis!

markybgoode

I was really struck by JUST BECAUSE. The solo features some incredible noteworthy highlights such as Chet Atkins finger style chops, chromatically moving parallel thirds combined with a stationary E note as a sort of pedal point. I recognized this as a technique that George Harrison later used in HELP.

John Sydney Wright

Similar to MotherMaybelle style of playing,though she predeeded him... Both legendary players, though she is criminally overlooked and underrated,IMHO

John Sydney Wright

Ol' Chet didn't think much of his future King, when Elvis first came to RCA...rven saying that Elvis was a fad.....

Frank Zgrabik

Best Rock N Roll polka of all time - The King was exceptional on this album

Rasher Quivers

Check out Conway Twitty's version

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