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"I wrote it as a kind of a country song. Then we sent the song to a guy named Sonny Limbo in Atlanta and he wanted to cut it with Cissy Houston he asked if I minded if he changed the title to "Midnight Train to Georgia". And I said, 'I don't mind. Just don't change the rest of the song.'" Weatherly, in an interview with Gary Background - Chart history - Appearance in other media - Track details. 1 Jan - 3 min - Uploaded by LOVESOMEGLADYS () Empress Gladys & The Pips "Midnight Train To Georgia" One of the greatest songs. 9 Oct - 5 min - Uploaded by GladysKnightTPVEVO Music video by Gladys Knight & The Pips performing Midnight Train to Georgia (audio.
L.A. proved too much for the man (Too much for the man, he couldn't make it) So he's leaving a life he's come to know, ooh (He said he's going) He said he's going back to find (Going back to find) Ooh, what's left of his world. The world he left behind not so long ago. He's leaving (Leaving) On that midnight train to Georgia, . Midnight Train to Georgia Lyrics: Mmmm L.A / Proved too much for the man / (Too much for the man he could make it) / So he's leavin' the life he's come to know / ( He said he's goin) / He said he's goin' back to. L.A. Proved too much for the man. Too much for the man, he couldn't make it. So he's leavin' the life he's come to know uhoo. He said he's goin' He said he's goin' back to find. Goin' back to find. Ooh, what's left of his world. The world he left behind. Not so long ago. He's leavin' (leavin') On that midnight train to Georgia.
Lots of people. Who recorded it? Different question, same answer. Lots of people. Cissy Houston was the first artist to record it in , followed by Gladys Knight & the Pips in , which became a #1 hit on both the Billboard Hot and R&B c . 8 Aug As Gladys Knight's recording of "Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye)" climbed the charts in , she asked Jim Weatherly, the song's composer, for another love song. He sent along "Midnight Train to Georgia," which Cissy Houston had recorded a year earlier. Envisioning a seductive. A musician in his own right, writer Weatherly had a hit in the US with an easy listening tune, "The Need To Be" and released a single in the UK, "I'll Still Love You", which failed to reach the charts. His biggest successes were with The Pips - "Midnight Train to Georgia" was just one of three US Top 5 hits from Imagination.