Suspicious Minds
Elvis Presley

I can't walk out
Because I love you too much baby
But why can't you see
What you're doin' to me
When you don't believe a word I say

We can't go on together
With suspicious minds
And we can't build our dreams
On suspicious minds

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1969 for one week
  • RIAA certified Platinum record
  • peaked at No. 2 on the UK Singles chart in 1969
  • the eighteenth and final No. 1 song of his Presley's career
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #91 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • on the record:
         Elvis Presley- lead vocal
         Reggie Young- guitar
         Tommy Cogbill- guitar, bass
         Bobby Wood- piano
         Ronnie Milsap- piano, backing vocals
         Mike Leech- bass
         Gene Chrisman- drums
         Donna Jean Godchaux- backing vocals
  • written by Mark James (aka Francis Zambon); James co-wrote "Always On My Mind", which Presley would later record)
  • produced by Chips Moman, Felton Jarvis
  • recorded at American Sound Studio, Memphis, TN
  • RCA Victor Records label
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