“Georgia On My Mind” Lost Lyrics

I don’t know that I would call these “lost” lyrics of the song Georgia On My Mind, but they are some that you never hear since most people are familiar with Ray Charles’ version.

Melodies bring memories
That linger in my heart
Make me think of Georgia
Why did we ever part?

Some sweet day when blossoms fall
And all the world’s a song
I’ll go back to Georgia
Cause that’s where I belong.

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1954 Songs of the University of Georgia Album

Songs of the University of GeorgiaIn 1954, the Dixie Redcoat Band under the direction of Roger Dancz recorded an album with the UGA Men’s Glee Club with Byron Warner as its director.  This album was called Songs of the University of Georgia.  This album can be found at the University of Georgia Library as part of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library collection Continue reading