Annotation

packaging: "double jewel case" with a cardboard cover around it.

Annotation last modified on 2013-03-28 17:04 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Elv1s 30 #1 Hits
# Title Rating Length
1 Heartbreak Hotel
3.75 2:10
2 Don't Be Cruel
4 2:05
3 Hound Dog
3.65 2:16
4 Love Me Tender
3.8 2:45
5 Too Much
2.35 2:36
6 All Shook Up
3.65 2:00
7 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
3 1:49
8 Jailhouse Rock
3.35 2:37
9 Don't
3.35 2:51
10 Hard Headed Woman
3.5 1:57
11 One Night
2 2:35
12 (Now and Then There's) A Fool Such as I
1 2:42
13 A Big Hunk o' Love
3 2:17
14 Stuck on You
1 2:21
15 It's Now or Never
2.65 3:18
16 Are You Lonesome Tonight?
3 3:09
17 Wooden Heart
1 2:04
18 Surrender
2 1:55
19 (Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame
1 2:09
20 Can't Help Falling in Love
3.65 3:01
21 Good Luck Charm
2 2:27
22 She's Not You
1 2:12
23 Return to Sender
3.35 2:11
24 (You're the) Devil in Disguise
2.65 2:22
25 Crying in the Chapel
2 2:26
26 In the Ghetto
1 3:05
27 Suspicious Minds
3.5 4:35
28 The Wonder of You
1 2:29
29 Burning Love
2 2:59
30 Way Down
1 2:39
31 A Little Less Conversation (JXL radio edit remix)
2.5 3:33
CD 2: Elvis 2nd to None
# Title Rating Length
1 That's All Right
4 1:57
2 I Forgot to Remember to Forget
3 2:30
3 Blue Suede Shoes
4.5 2:00
4 I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
5 2:41
5 Love Me
4 2:45
6 Mean Woman Blues
4 2:17
7 Loving You
4 2:16
8 Treat Me Nice
4 2:13
9 Wear My Ring Around Your Neck
2.5 2:15
10 King Creole
4 2:10
11 Trouble
4 2:18
12 I Got Stung
1:51
13 I Need Your Love Tonight
4 2:06
14 A Mess of Blues
2:42
15 I Feel So Bad
2:55
16 Little Sister
4 2:33
17 Rock-A-Hula Baby
3 2:00
18 Bossa Nova Baby
2:08
19 Viva Las Vegas
3 2:26
20 If I Can Dream
3:10
21 Memories
3:07
22 Don't Cry Daddy
2:47
23 Kentucky Rain
3:20
24 You Don't Have to Say You Love Me
2:32
25 An American Trilogy
4:40
26 Always on My Mind
3 3:39
27 Promised Land
2:59
28 Moody Blue
2:50
29 I'm a Roustabout
2:12
30 Rubberneckin' (Paul Oakenfold remix - radio edit)
3:29
CD 3: The Story Continues
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Moon
2:44
2 Mystery Train
4 2:29
3 Rip It Up
4.5 1:55
4 Got a Lot o' Livin' to Do
4 2:34
5 Trying to Get to You
4 2:33
6 Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
5 2:10
7 Paralysed
2:26
8 Party
4 1:28
9 I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone
2:37
10 The Girl of My Best Friend
2:23
11 Wild in the Country
1:54
12 One Broken Heart for Sale
1:48
13 Kiss Me Quick
2:49
14 Kissin' Cousins
2:14
15 Such a Night
3:02
16 Ain't That Loving You Baby
4 2:25
17 Tell Me Why
5 2:08
18 Frankie and Johnny
2:35
19 All That I Am
2:19
20 Guitar Man
2:17
21 US Male
2 2:45
22 I've Lost You
3:32
23 There Goes My Everything
3:00
24 Rags to Riches
1:56
25 I Just Can't Help Believin'
3 4:36
26 Until It's Time for You to Go
4:00
27 My Boy
3:21
28 Suspicion
2:36
29 My Way
3:50
30 Are You Lonesome Tonight? (Laughing version)
2:53

Credits

CD 1: Elv1s 30 #1 Hits

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)
Lou Handman (track 16)
Dennis Linde (track 29)
Mike Stoller (tracks 3, 8–9)
Eduardo di Capua (track 15)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
Pearl King (track 11)
Baker Knight (track 28)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
Bill Trader (track 12)
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)
Wally Gold (track 15)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 3, 8–9)
Dennis Linde (track 29)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 15)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
Pearl King (track 11)
Baker Knight (track 28)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
Bill Trader (track 12)
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)

CD 2: Elvis 2nd to None

additional background vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 18)
The Four Amigos (Backing vocals for Elvis Presley) (track 18)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (tracks 5–6, 8–14, 16–17, 29)
arranger:
Mickey Newbury (track 25)
audio engineer:
Ken Robertson (sound engineer) (track 29)
background vocals:
The Blossoms (female vocal group) (track 20)
Myrna Smith (track 28)
J.D. Sumner & The Stamps (tracks 25–26, 28)
Kathy Westmoreland (track 25)
choir vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 14)
composer:
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 20)
Mac Davis (track 22)
Pino Donaggio (Italian composer) (track 24)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 28)
Russell Moody (track 9)
Vito Pallavicini (track 24)
Mort Shuman (track 19)
Mike Stoller (tracks 5, 7, 10–11, 18)
Chuck Willis (track 15)
Bert Carroll (track 9)
Claude Demetrius (track 6)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (tracks 3, 3)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–18, 20, 22–30)
lead vocals and other vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 21)
lyricist:
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 20)
Mac Davis (track 22)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 28)
Russell Moody (track 9)
Chuck Willis (track 15)
Chuck Berry (track 27)
Bert Carroll (track 9)
Claude Demetrius (track 6)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 5, 7, 10–11, 18)
Simon Napier-Bell (track 24)
Mickey Newbury (track 25)
Doc Pomus (track 19)
Vicki Wickham (track 24)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (tracks 3, 3)
mastering:
Chris Blair (Senior Mastering Engineer at Abbey Road Studios, London, UK) (track 30)
remixer:
Paul Oakenfold (track 30)
vocals:
Millie Kirkham (track 16)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 29)
Johnny Christopher (Guitarist) (track 26)
Mac Davis (track 21)
Charlie Feathers (track 2)
Dolores Fuller (track 17)
Richard Heard (track 23)
David Hill (US songwriter) (track 12)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 26)
Cory Jones (track 30)
Stan Kesler (track 2)
Ira Kosloff (track 4)
Maurice Mysels (track 4)
Eddie Rabbitt (track 23)
Bickley Reichner (track 13)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 12)
Winfield Scott (track 29)
Mort Shuman (tracks 14, 16)
Mike Stoller (track 8)
Billy Strange (track 21)
Bunny Warren (track 30)
Sid Wayne (track 13)
Ben Weisman (track 17)
Fred Wise (track 17)
Jerry Leiber (track 8)
Doc Pomus (tracks 14, 16)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1972) (track 26)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 27)
Bike Music (track 26)
Budde Songs Inc. (track 26)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 6)
Hi Lo Music (tracks 3, 3)
Lovolar Music (track 26)
Mort Shuman Songs (track 19)
Pomus Songs Inc. (track 19)
Rose Bridge Music (track 26)
Sebanine Music (track 26)
remasters:
Love Me (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 5)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 112) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 423) (track 3)
arrangements:
Viva Las Vegas (arrangement by Bruce Springsteen) (track 19)
cover recording of:
Always on My Mind (track 26)
An American Trilogy (track 25)
Bossa Nova, Baby (track 18)
Love Me (track 5)
Promised Land (track 27)
That’s All Right (track 1)
Blue Suede Shoes (1956-01-30) (track 3)
I Feel So Bad (1961-03) (track 15)
is based on:
Wabash Cannonball (track 27)
later parody versions:
Little Esther (track 16)
Viva Mos Eisley (track 19)
later translated parody versions:
Aagot Stang (track 12)
Humppaleka (track 19)
later translated versions:
G'nagelte Schuach (tracks 3, 3)
Gel', du magst mi (track 5)
Hyvä nainen (track 6)
Ist schon gut (track 1)
La Terre promise (track 27)
La bagarre (track 11)
Oui c’est pour toi (Bossa Nova Baby) (track 18)
Rey criollo (track 10)
Seit du fort bist (track 14)
Wie mei Herzschlag (track 26)
Wie my Härzschlag (track 26)
Zapatos de ante azul (tracks 3, 3)
常在我心間 (track 26)
錢會繼續嚟 (track 13)
later versions:
Te voici (track 6)
Une terre promise (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 27)
live cover recording of:
Blue Suede Shoes (track 3)
recording of:
A Mess of Blues (track 14)
Don't Cry Daddy (track 22)
I Got Stung (track 12)
I'm a Roustabout (track 29)
If I Can Dream (track 20)
Kentucky Rain (track 23)
King Creole (track 10)
Little Sister (track 16)
Loving You (track 7)
Mean Woman Blues (track 6)
Memories (track 21)
Moody Blue (track 28)
Rock-a-Hula Baby (track 17)
Rubberneckin’ (track 30)
Treat Me Nice (track 8)
Trouble (Elvis Presley) (track 11)
Viva Las Vegas (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 1)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 3, 3)
Raggarkungen (tracks 3, 3)
translated version of:

CD 3: The Story Continues

arranger:
Paul Anka (track 29)
composer:
Otis Blackwell (track 7)
Claude François (tracks 27, 29)
Lou Handman (track 30)
Rose Marie McCoy (track 5)
Elvis Presley (track 7)
Jacques Revaux (track 29)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 5)
Margie Singleton (track 5)
Randy Starr (track 14)
Titus Turner (track 17)
Fred Wise (track 14)
Jerry Reed (track 20)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 26)
Richard Rodgers (1934) (track 1)
Lloyd Price (1952-03) (track 6)
lyricist:
Titus Turner (track 17)
Paul Anka (track 29)
Phil Coulter (track 27)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 27)
Jerry Reed (track 20)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 26)
Roy Turk (track 30)
Lorenz Hart (1934) (track 1)
Lloyd Price (1952-03) (track 6)
producer:
Chet Atkins (track 10)
Steve Sholes (track 10)
publisher:
Carl Sandburg (1927) (track 18)
writer:
Roy C. Bennett (US songwriter) (track 19)
Alan Blaikley (track 22)
Sam Bobrick (track 10)
Ross Butler (track 10)
Ken Howard (English songwriter, one half of the songwrting team Ken Howard & Alan Blaikley, author and television director) (track 22)
Ivory Joe Hunter (track 16)
Stan Kesler (track 9)
Barry Mann (track 25)
John Marascalco (track 3)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 16)
Junior Parker (track 2)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 2)
Doc Pomus (tracks 13, 28)
Harold Schroeder (track 4)
Mort Shuman (tracks 13, 28)
Bill Taylor (William Eugene Taylor) (track 9)
Sid Tepper (track 19)
Cynthia Weil (track 25)
Ben Weisman (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 18)
publisher:
EMI Robbins Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) (track 1)
Mijac Music (track 2)
Motion Music Company (US publisher) (track 5)
Shapiro Bernstein (track 29)
Spanka Music (track 29)
Hilo Music Inc. (1953) (track 2)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 29)
remasters:
Rip It Up (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 3)
cover recording of:
Blue Moon (track 1)
I've Lost You (track 22)
Lawdy Miss Clawdy (track 6)
My Boy (track 27)
My Way (Frank Sinatra song) (track 29)
Rip It Up (track 3)
Tell Me Why (track 17)
later translated versions:
Blå lys (track 1)
Frankie et Johnny (French version by Boris Vian) (track 18)
MY WAY (Japanese Version of My Way) (track 29)
Pauli, pikku Pauli (track 6)
¿Estás sola esta noche? (spanish translation of Are You Lonesome Tonight?) (track 30)
情難再續 (track 30)
我的方向 (track 29)
later versions:
C'est le soir (track 3)
Frankie and Johnny (Sidney Bechet arrangement) (track 18)
Kyss mej kvickt (track 13)
recording of:
All That I Am (track 19)
Frankie and Johnny (traditional song, version of "Frankie and Albert") (track 18)
Guitar Man (track 20)
Kiss Me Quick (track 13)
Kissin' Cousins (track 14)
Mystery Train (track 2)
Paralyzed (track 7)
Suspicion (track 28)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 3)
translated version of:
Comme d’habitude (track 29)
version of:
Frankie and Albert (traditional song with the lyrics from "You’re My Baby" added, post-1912) (track 18)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000BM7TZ6 [info]