Annotation

this release paired with discid F5VrNp7ZkM.rN5GMblHCy_H46OM- (both added by same editor)
from original editor: "BMG Music Canada/RCA/BMG Bartelsmann, distributed by Columbia House"
"Mfg. by BMG Music for Columbia House Music Club, a non-BMG Music CD Club." - source

Annotation last modified on 2013-10-05 04:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Heartbreak Hotel
Elvis Presley 3.75 2:10
2 Don't Be Cruel
Elvis Presley 4 2:05
3 Hound Dog
Elvis Presley 3.65 2:16
4 Love Me Tender
Elvis Presley 3.8 2:45
5 Too Much
Elvis Presley 2.35 2:36
6 All Shook Up
Elvis Presley 3.65 2:00
7 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
Elvis Presley 3 1:49
8 Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley 3.35 2:37
9 Don't
Elvis Presley 3.35 2:51
10 Hard Headed Woman
Elvis Presley 3.5 1:57
11 One Night
Elvis Presley 2 2:35
12 (Now and Then There's) A Fool Such as I
Elvis Presley 1 2:42
13 A Big Hunk O' Love
Elvis Presley 3 2:17
14 Stuck on You
Elvis Presley 1 2:21
15 It's Now or Never
Elvis Presley 2.65 3:18
16 Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Elvis Presley 3 3:09
17 Wooden Heart
Elvis Presley 1 2:04
18 Surrender
Elvis Presley 2 1:55
19 (Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame
Elvis Presley 1 2:09
20 Can't Help Falling in Love
Elvis Presley 3.65 3:01
21 Good Luck Charm
Elvis Presley 2 2:27
22 She's Not You
Elvis Presley 1 2:12
23 Return to Sender
Elvis Presley 3.35 2:11
24 (You're the) Devil in Disguise
Elvis Presley 2.65 2:22
25 Crying in the Chapel
Elvis Presley 2 2:26
26 In the Ghetto
Elvis Presley 1 3:05
27 Suspicious Minds
Elvis Presley 3.5 4:35
28 The Wonder of You
Elvis Presley 1 2:29
29 Burning Love
Elvis Presley 2 2:59
30 Way Down
Elvis Presley 1 2:39
31 A Little Less Conversation (JXL radio edit remix)
Elvis vs. JXL 2.5 3:31

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (track 8)
drums:
D.J. Fontana (track 8)
guitar:
Hank Garland (track 13)
electric guitar:
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (tracks 5, 8)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (tracks 2–3, 5–10, 12–18, 20–24)
The Jordanaires (1960-10-31) (track 25)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 4)
Elvis Presley (1956) (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 1–31)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 1–31)
audio engineer:
Jeff Juliano (tracks 15, 27)
choir vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 24)
composer:
Mac Davis (track 26)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Lou Handman (track 16)
Pearl King (track 11)
Baker Knight (track 28)
Dennis Linde (track 29)
Mike Stoller (tracks 3, 8–9)
Bill Trader (track 12)
Eduardo di Capua (track 15)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 4)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 25)
J. Leslie McFarland (composer) (1960-03-20) (track 14)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 1–31)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 1–3, 5–24, 26–31)
Elvis Presley (1956-09-01) (track 4)
Elvis Presley (1960-10-31) (track 25)
lyricist:
Mac Davis (track 26)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Wally Gold (track 15)
Pearl King (track 11)
Baker Knight (track 28)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 3, 8–9)
Dennis Linde (track 29)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 15)
Bill Trader (track 12)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
Roy Turk (track 16)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 25)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 4)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (1960-03-20) (track 14)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (tracks 1–3, 8–13)
George Marino (tracks 14–30)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 14–30)
David Bendeth (tracks 14–30)
remixer:
Junkie XL (track 31)
vocals:
The Imperials (Gospel/CCM Group) (track 28)
Millie Kirkham (track 28)
Sherrill Nelson (track 30)
Myrna Smith (track 30)
Ben Speer (track 1)
Gordon Stoker (track 1)
J.D. Sumner & The Stamps (tracks 29–30)
Kathy Westmoreland (track 30)
Jon Dodson (1956-09-01) (track 4)
Charles Prescott (1956-09-01) (track 4)
Rad Robinson (1956-09-01) (track 4)
writer:
Mae Boren Axton (track 1)
Bernie Baum (track 24)
Otis Blackwell (tracks 2, 6, 23)
Luigi Creatore (track 20)
Mac Davis (track 31)
Thomas Durden (track 1)
Bill Giant (Bill (Harvey) Zimmerman) (track 24)
Wally Gold (track 21)
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (track 17)
Florence Kaye (track 24)
Jerry Leiber (track 22)
Bernie Lowe (track 7)
Kal Mann (track 7)
Hugo Peretti (track 20)
Doc Pomus (tracks 18–19, 22)
Lee Rosenberg (track 5)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (tracks 13, 21)
Winfield Scott (track 23)
Mort Shuman (tracks 18–19)
Mike Stoller (track 22)
Billy Strange (track 31)
Kay Twomey (track 17)
Bernard Weinman (track 5)
Ben Weisman (track 17)
George David Weiss (track 20)
Fred Wise (track 17)
Sid Wyche (track 13)
Elvis Presley (tracks 1–2, 6)
publisher:
B-n-B Music Inc. (track 26)
Elvis Presley Music (tracks 2, 31)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 26)
Intersong (German publisher) (track 20)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 8)
Leeds Music Ltd. (track 28)
Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP) (track 8)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 1, 8)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 4)
mixed at:
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
remasters:
Love Me Tender (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 4)
sampled by:
Balsa by Gustavo Cerati (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 45) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 353) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Hound Dog (1956-07-02) (track 3)
Too Much (1956-09-02) (track 5)
One Night (1957-02-23) (track 11)
Are You Lonesome Tonight? (1960-04-03) (track 16)
Crying in the Chapel (1960-10-31) (track 25)
In the Ghetto (1969-01-20) (track 26)
Suspicious Minds (1969-01-22) (track 27)
The Wonder of You (1970-02-18) (track 28)
Burning Love (1972-03-28) (track 29)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Cut-Rate Hotel (track 1)
Don't Be Fooled (track 2)
Found God (track 3)
H.B. Hotel (track 1)
Jail Got Rocked (track 8)
Wise Men Still (track 20)
later translated parody versions:
Ana geht no (track 26)
Bullhouse Rock (track 8)
In the Jura-Ghetto (track 26)
Lada tel Hønefoss (track 22)
later translated versions:
A Little Less Conversation (English / Spanish version) (track 31)
Cesta rájem (track 25)
Comment ne pas être amoureux de vous ? (French translation transl) (track 20)
Estremécete (track 6)
Im Getto (track 26)
Mit dir leben! (track 4)
Oa Nacht mit dir (track 11)
Todo irá bien (Spanish translation) (track 20)
Zuchthaus Rock (track 8)
¿Estás sola esta noche? (spanish translation of Are You Lonesome Tonight?) (track 16)
佛跳牆 (track 2)
好きにならずにいられない (“Can’t Help Falling in Love” Japanese version) (track 20)
情難再續 (track 16)
木屋區 (track 26)
監獄ロック (track 8)
later versions:
Sa grande passion (His Latest Flame) (track 19)
Sois pas cruel (track 2)
live cover recording of:
Suspicious Minds (track 27)
recording of:
Heartbreak Hotel (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 2)
Love Me Tender (1956-09-01) (track 4)
All Shook Up (1957-01-12) (track 6)
(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear (1957-01-15 – 1957-01-18) (track 7)
Jailhouse Rock (1957-04-30) (track 8)
Don't (1957-09-06) (track 9)
Hard Headed Woman (1958-01-15) (track 10)
A Big Hunk o' Love (1958-06-10) (track 13)
Stuck on You (1960-03-20) (track 14)
It’s Now or Never (1960-04-03) (track 15)
Wooden Heart (1960-04-28) (track 17)
Surrender (1960-10-30) (track 18)
Can’t Help Falling in Love (1961-03-23) (track 20)
(Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame (1961-06-25) (track 19)
Good Luck Charm (1961-10-15) (track 21)
She's Not You (1962-03-19) (track 22)
Return to Sender (1962-03-27) (track 23)
(You’re the) Devil in Disguise (1963-05-26) (track 24)
A Little Less Conversation (1968-06-23) (track 31)
Way Down (1976-10-29) (track 30)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (tracks 1, 7)
Swing the Mood (tracks 3, 6, 8)
translated version of:
Torna a Surriento (track 18)
version of:
Aura Lea (track 4)
One Night (Of Sin) (track 11)
’O sole mio (track 15)

Release

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