I JUST CAN’T HELP BELIEVING
‘I JUST CAN’T HELP BELIEVING’ – Eddy McManus loves B.J. Thomas and most associates him with this song although Elvis Presley sang this song as well. ‘I Just Can’t Help Believing‘ is a song written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil and the song was most successful after it was recorded by B.J. Thomas and released as a single in 1970. It went to number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and spent one week at number one on the Easy Listening (adult contemporary) chart.
Thomas re-recorded “I Just Can’t Help Believing” with Vince Gill for his 2013 album The Living Room Sessions. The re-recording was released as a single on June 3, 2013.
“I Just Can’t Help Believing” was recorded by Elvis Presley in 1970 as a track on his album That’s the Way It Is. It was released as a single in the UK in November 1971, peaking at number six. Presley’s version also reached number six in South Africa, and #12 in Ireland.