I Hardly Knew it was You Song Lyrics and Chords

Faron Young

Faron Young,I Hardly Knew It Was You

 

I Hardly Knew it was You Song Lyrics and Chords by Faron Young

 

I Hardly Knew it Was You
 
Recorded by Faron Young  
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Written by
Dan Welch
 
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Polish  
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on your fingertips
 
I hardly knew it was  
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you

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A shadow  
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of the girl I love
 
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you
 
You  
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once said that you would have no  
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one
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Now no one will ever have  
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you
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A life of hardship and disgrace
 
I see it  
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written on your face
 
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Custom jewels and cheap perfume

 
You’re like a  
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rose that’s lost its bloom
 
I hardly knew it was  
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From the simple girl I knew

 
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changed dear through and through
 
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could have lived our lives  
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together
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But your heart had a mind all its  
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own
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What a pity what a shame
 
I don’t  
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know who’s to blame
 
But I hardly knew it was  
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FAQ

 

Who sang the the song I Hardly Knew it was You?
– The song I Hardly Knew it was You was sang by Faron Young.

 

Who is Faron Young?
– Faron Young (February 25, 1932 – December 10, 1996) was an American country music producer, singer and songwriter from the early 1950s into the mid-1980s. Hits including “If You Ain’t Lovin’ (You Ain’t Livin’)” and “Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young” marked him as a honky-tonk singer in sound and personal style and his chart-topping singles “Hello Walls” and “It’s Four in the Morning” showed his versatility as a vocalist. Known as the Hillbilly Heartthrob, and following a singing cowboy film role as the Young Sheriff, Young’s singles charted for more than 30 years. In failing health, he died by suicide at 64 in 1996. Young is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

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