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About the song

A Bridge That Just Won’t Burn

“A Bridge That Just Won’t Burn” is a country song written by Roger Murrah and Jim McBride. It was first recorded by Conway Twitty in 1980, and released as the second single from his album Rest Your Love on Me. The song reached number three on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart, and became one of Twitty’s signature songs.

The song is a ballad about a man who is haunted by the memories of a lost love. He compares their relationship to a bridge that has been burned, but the memories of their love are still so strong that they refuse to die. The song’s lyrics are full of vivid imagery, and Twitty’s powerful vocals bring them to life.

“A Bridge That Just Won’t Burn” is a classic country song that has stood the test of time. It is a song about love, loss, and the power of memories. Twitty’s performance is unforgettable, and the song’s lyrics are sure to resonate with anyone who has ever experienced heartbreak.

Conway Twitty

Conway Twitty was one of the most successful country singers of all time. He was born Harold Lloyd Jenkins in Friars Point, Mississippi, in 1933. He began his career as a rockabilly singer in the late 1950s, and had his first major hit with “It’s Only Make Believe” in 1958.

Twitty switched to country music in the early 1960s, and quickly became one of the most popular singers in the genre. He had a string of hit singles, including “Lonely Blue Boy,” “Hello Darlin’,” and “You’ve Never Been This Far Before.” He was also a successful duet partner, recording with Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, and Tammy Wynette.

Twitty was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1997. He died in 1998 at the age of 65.

Legacy

“A Bridge That Just Won’t Burn” is one of Conway Twitty’s most enduring songs. It is a classic country ballad that has stood the test of time. The song’s lyrics are full of vivid imagery, and Twitty’s powerful vocals bring them to life. “A Bridge That Just Won’t Burn” is a song about love, loss, and the power of memories. It is a song that is sure to resonate with anyone who has ever experienced heartbreak.

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