What is the song title of the song with the lyrics sweet Melissa?
Most likely the song you are referring to is "Melissa" by the Allman Brothers Band. You can always try googling the lyrics.
"Could it Be Magic" used the lyrics "sweet Melissa, angel of my lifetime." Anymore, he frequently changes this to "heaven sent you, angel of my lifetime." "You've Got a Friend," the Carol King classic he recorded with Melissa Manchester on his album, The Greatest Songs of the Seventies, also uses the name Melissa when he says, "Sweet Melissa, you just call out my name."
Sweet Melissa was Greg Allman's motorcycle. In order to settle his nerves, he would drive it around Macon, GA when he got home. Greg died on Sweet Melissa one morning on a lightly traveled downtown Macon street. It was just a freak accident. The above story is not true.Gregg Allman is alive and well and still performing tour dates. Gregg was writing this song in 1967 at a Florida hotel and couldn't come up with…
The Allman Brothers song, Sweet Melissa, is a song penned by Gregg Allman. He was having trouble with the name and almost settled on Delilah. He was in a grocery store when a Spanish woman and her little girl came in. The little girl ran off, and the mother said Melissa, come back. Then and there he settled on the name Melissa.