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Another Songwriter Gone

December 31, 2020 | People

Mexican songwriter Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85. Manzanero wrote the original version of 'It's Impossible' ('Somos Novios') in 1968. Two years later Sid Wayne added English lyrics set to the music. Elvis Presley recorded 'It's Impossible' on stage at the Las Vegas Hilton February 16, 1972. This version was first released on his 1973 album 'Elvis' (the Fool album).