|Yeah, they actually released this morbid piece of shit cover.|
Ellis was a singer whose voice was uncannily similar to that of Elvis Presley's. If he wanted to, he
|Ellis as a clown.|
I put up this video on YouTube because all other versions of this song were rather murky from a listening perspective. He cut this tune for the TV series McCloud, which starred the late Dennis Weaver. Weaver's patented catch phrase on the show was "there you go". The production company commissioned a song, and Ellis was chosen to put voice to it. It was even released as a 45rpm record and, as I recall, did manage to chart, but never got very high on those charts. Which is a shame because it's a pretty good tune that deserves a wider audience.