KING FOR TONIGHT

Latest update on 03/05/2010

Artist: Johnny Hallyday
Author: Artie Wayne/Ben Raleigh
Label: Philips
Year: 1962

Nashville recording shelved for his poor English, saved up for cd Nashville Session 1962 and part 2 of his Collector box set (40 units).

Covers:

1962:

Matt Collins [Frenchman (born in Yugoslavia) in English; knew it from his label mate Johnny; first released version]

1963:

Helen Shapiro [hit NL & UK as Queen For Tonight]

Not to be confused with the slightly older Pomus/Shuman song A King For Tonight, first cut by Barry Darvell on Atlantic, covered by Billy Fury.

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