Browse the store
Always On My Mind
The perfect accompaniment to your 'We Love The Pet Shop Boys' album - out now! This title is for the true collectors and comes complete in our PSB Singles Collection artwork! Plus check out our other related releases 'It's A Sin' and 'Go West'!
Originally recorded by Brenda Lee, this iconic track went on to become a triumphant release for Elvis Presley in 1972. The song was released as the b-side on the 'Separate Ways' single, reaching Gold status in the U.S for sales of over half a million copies! After such phenomenal success from the b-side, the tracklisting was reversed in the UK so that 'Always on My Mind' became the main release and 'Separate Ways' became the b-side! The Pet Shop Boys then re-worked the track into their own synthpop style 15 years later for the ITV television special Love Me Tender to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Presley's death. Following unbelievable feedback and support, The Pet Shop Boys decided to release 'Always On My Mind' as a single and it shot to the UK Christmas No 1 as well as becoming their best selling single in the Official UK Singles Chart! With such an amazing history we just couldn't resist releasing this single! Here's the full tracklist...