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Sweet Leilani

3.0 / 5

Words & Music: Harry Owens

Sweet Lealani, heavenly flower
Nature passionate roses kissed with dew
And then she placed them in a valley (?)
It was the start of you

Sweet Lealani, heavenly flower
I dream a paradise for two
You are my paradise completed
You are my dream come true

Recordingdate: 1960, first released on: In A Private Moment (album)


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sugartummy wrote on May 15, 2013
I heard Bing Crosby's version, who sings it falsetto for most part off the song. Would have been nice for Blue Hawaii. Maybe it was used in Crosby's movie with the same name.
Jim Davidson wrote on August 26, 2016
I listened to the Private Moments home recordings FTD CD once. I can't remember this song at all.
hounddawgs6499 wrote on November 14, 2017
Good song. Too bad Elvis never did an actual studio recording of this song - then they could've used it as a 'bonus' track for the Paradise, Hawaiian Style" album.
atomic powered poste wrote on March 26, 2018
Can't stand lousy homerecordings. Not worth mentioning. 1 star.
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