Blue Suede Shoes

~ Recording by Carl Perkins

Annotation

Take 2. First issued on single Sun 234.

Annotation last modified on 2018-12-10 14:51 UTC.

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsBlue Suede Shoes / Honey, Don't!Carl PerkinsSingle
  • US1956-01-21
Sun (US label founded in 1952)234
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsDance Album of… Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum
Sun Record CompanyLP-1225
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsBlue Suede ShoesCarl PerkinsEP
Sun Record CompanyEP 115, SUN EP-115
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsSun's Gold Hits, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record Company1250, SLP 1250
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsTeen Beat: The Best of Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum
Sun Record Company1225, SLP 1225
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsBlue Suede Shoes (London)Carl PerkinsAlbum
London DisquesHA 2202
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsOriginal Golden HitsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record CompanySUN-111
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsBlue Suede Shoes (SUN-112)Carl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record CompanySUN-112
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsMatchboxCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Hilltop Records (60s/70s US)JS-6103
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsRocking GuitarmanCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Charly RecordsCR 300003
1.5Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsThe Original Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Charly RecordsCR 30110
1.5Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsThe Original Carl Perkins - Greatest HitsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Charly Records385 269, 385.269
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsThe Sun Story. Vol.3: Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Sun (US label founded in 1952), Sunnyvale Records9330-903
1.6Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl Perkins40 Country Classics: Original Artistes (Limited Edition 2)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Pickwick Records (UK imprint, subsidiary of Pickwick International Inc. (GB) Ltd.)PLD 8011
1.14Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsThe Sun YearsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record CompanyS BOX 101, SUN B0X 101
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:11Carl PerkinsRabbit ActionCarl Perkins / Junior ThompsonAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record CompanyLP 1018, SUN 1018
1.8Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsRock and Roll: The Early DaysVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)PCD1-5463
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsOriginal Sun Greatest HitsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)RNCD 75890
1.7Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsUp Through the Years 1954-57Carl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Bear Family RecordsBCD 15246
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsDance Album of… Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum
Topline RecordsTOB CD 503
1.11Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsJukebox Classics, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)RNCD 75893
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsThe Sun StoryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)RNDA 71103
1.6Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl Perkins21 Legendary SuperstarsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Original Sound Recordings (compilations, pre-90s)OSCD 8883
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl Perkins25 Greatest Rock 'n Roll Hits, Part IVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
MaybelleneCD 05503
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsMedia’s affenstarke OldtimerVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Media Markt (German electronics retailer)CD 100.001
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Best of Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
World Star CollectionWSC 99039
1.17Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsThe Golden Era of Pop Music, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)460616 2
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life Music, Warner Special Products2RNR-14, OPCD-2544
1.20Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsThe Sun StoryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)RNCD 75884
2.22Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsYesterdays Gold: 120 Golden Oldies, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
YDG 2551
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl Perkins20 Rock & Roll Classics Part 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
2.19Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl Perkins72 Golden Pop MemoriesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1988
2.8Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl Perkins100 Super Oldies: Too Good to Be ForgottenVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Black Tulip2699122
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsBlue Suede Shoes (Sun LP 1014)Carl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Record CompanyLP 1014
1.4Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsRock & Roll Music, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EvasoundD0724CD
2.6Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Heart & Soul of Rock & RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations)TCD 2351
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Sound of SunVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Charly RecordsCD SAM 103
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsBillboard Top Rock & Roll Hits: 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)R2 70599
1.13Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsCountry MemoriesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsMedia’s affenstarke Oldtimer (2nd amended edition)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Media Markt (German electronics retailer)100.004, CD 100.004
1.12Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsRock Times, Volume 1: 1955-1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Zounds2700021
2.13Blue Suede Shoes2:24Carl PerkinsRock’n’Roll!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Pathé Marconi EMI (record company, renamed EMI Pathé Marconi in 1986)
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsRockfile, Volume 7Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Backline Records (Line Music GmbH)BLCD 9.00764 L
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Charly Originals: Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsEP + Compilation
Charly RecordsCDS 9
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Greatest Years of Rock 'n' RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1989
Object Enterprises0Z0004
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Greatest Years of Rock 'n' Roll 1956-1965Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Object EnterprisesOS0034, OS0035, OS0036
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Rock 'n' Roll CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Object Enterprises
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Rock ’n’ Roll Collection 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Compact ClassicsFPF03A
3.5Blue Suede Shoes (take 4)2:16Carl PerkinsThe Sun Years: The Definitive Rock'n Roll and Country Recordings 1954 to 1957Carl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Charly Records, Sun Record CompanyCD SUN BOX 2
1.16Blue Suede Shoes (take 2) (9A)2:17Carl PerkinsThe Classic Carl PerkinsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Bear Family RecordsBCD 15494 EH
1.6Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsLet’s Have a Party: Hot Dance HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • BR1990-06-10
Sony Music | Latin
2.22Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsBeat, Twist & Rock ’n’ RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)466973 2
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsBest of Eis am Stiel, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Edel Company (edel Company music AG)EDL 2550-2
1.13Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsCountry USA: 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life MusicCTD-13
1.17Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl Perkinsstereoplay, CD 50: Yesterday’sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
stereoplayCD 27100500 A
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsDo You Remember 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Elap Music (Danish label)4556CD
1.11Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsJukebox Hits of 1956, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Double D Entertainment9156
2.6Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsLet’s Have a PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)
1.11Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Elvis Presley Years (disc 1)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsThe Rock'n'Roll StoryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
2.28Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsThe Ultimate Sun Rockabilly CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyDCD 5202
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:19Carl PerkinsThe Very Best of Sun Rock 'n' RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK)MCCD024
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsVragen staat vrijVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Reader’s DigestB 82 206 BB3
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl Perkins70 Ounces Of Gold: Solid GoldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1992-12-12
Compose, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions)9073-2, D 108404
1.19Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsDe Pre Historie 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG Ariola Belgium NV/SA (do not use this as an imprint!)262.656
1.10Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsPioneros del rockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
PerfilECD 0046
1.12Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsRock "N" Roll Hits of the 50's and 60's, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Golden Circle, Inc.CDG5702
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsRock Around the ClockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint)252 004
1.4Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsRoots of Rock ’n’ RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Impuls InternationalIMP 9271
1.5Blue Suede Shoes2:18Carl PerkinsSun's Greatest HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)07863 66059-2
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe Golden Serie: History of Pop, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universe (Compilations — Attention, some releases may be bootlegs)UN 1 901
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:14Carl PerkinsThe History of Pop Music, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyDCD 13
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1955-1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life MusicTL 516/07
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsThe Rockin' Guitar Man (Charly)Carl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Charly RecordsCDCD 1052
1.4Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe World of Classic CountryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Trace Trading0400082
3.1Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsThe World of the 50's & 60'sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe World Of The 50s & 60s (Rescue Me)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Trace Trading0400012
1.14Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsLipstick on Your CollarVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1993-03-04
Polystar (Australia)516 086-2
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsBest American Songs: RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Eyebic Inc.FE-30
4.3Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsBest of the WorldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1993
Das Beste aus Reader’s DigestHIT 21725572
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsBurnt By Rock ’n’ RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dog 'n' RollDNR 017
1.12Blue Suede Shoes2:13Carl PerkinsGoing Back in Time: Hits From the 50's, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyKWCD 650
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsRock & Roll Stars - 14 Rock & Roll HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
STAR 003
1.18Blue Suede Shoes (1956)2:14Carl PerkinsThe History of Country Music: The Fifties, Volume OneVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Kenwest RecordsKNEWCD 717
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Million Dollar Collection: 20 Essential Rock ’n’ Roll ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Charly RecordsCDCD 1097
1.12Blue Suede Shoes2:12Carl PerkinsDick Clark's All-Time 21 Hits, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1994-01-01
Original Sound
1.9Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsGet It, Volume 7: Die besten Songs aus der RTL-WerbungVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE1994-05-13
Edel Company (edel Company music AG)0028502EDL
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl Perkins20 Legendes Du Pop RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
France Loisirs42818-6
1.1Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsBest of the Sun SessionsCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK)MCCD 191
1.14Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsGolden Hit Collection, Vol. 1: 1955/1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Euro Trend152.113
1.10Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsGolden Rock & Roll Hits of the 50’s, Vol. 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Galaxy Music (imprint of Galaxy Music BV)3880582
1.5Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsL'America del rock 01: La rivoluzione del rock 'n' rollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
La RepubblicaAdR-01
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsMedia’s affenstarke Oldtimer 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Media Markt (German electronics retailer)100.001
1.16Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsMega Jukebox Top 100Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint)8800283
1.17Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsMega Jukebox Top 100Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1994
Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint)01 8390 6
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsOnly Rock 'n' Roll 1955-1959Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
JCIJCD-3129
1.2Blue Suede Shoes2:17Carl PerkinsPlanète Rock'n RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Déclic Communication302135
2.15Blue Suede Shoes2:15Carl PerkinsThe Sun Records CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions), Rhino (reissue label), RCA Special ProductsDRC3-1211, R2 71780
Promotion
1.4Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsLes Génies du Rock : Blue Suede ShoesCarl PerkinsAlbum + Compilation
Éditions AtlasRK CD 407
(unknown)
1.3Blue Suede Shoes2:16Carl PerkinsThe Best of 50s RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records, Inc.CDL-9437

Relationships

double bass:Clayton Perkins (in 1955-12)
drums (drum set):W.S. Holland (in 1955-12)
guitar:Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (in 1955-12)
Jay Perkins (in 1955-12)
vocals:Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (in 1955-12)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:Sun (US label founded in 1952) (from 1956 to present)
has remixes:Blue Suede Shoes (test acetate)
part of:Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 5) (order: 5)
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (order: 94)
recording of:Blue Suede Shoes (in 1955-12)

Blue Suede Shoes

lyricist and composer:Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (in 1955)
publisher:Carl Perkins Music Inc.
Carlin Music Corp.
Hi Lo Music
Hill and Range Songs, Inc.
Unichappell Music
Unichappell Music, Inc.
Wren Music Co.
referred to in medleys:Rock Around the Clock / Blue Suede Shoes / Tutti Frutti / Long Tall Sally (order: 2)
Medley: Johnny B. Goode / Sweet Little Rock & Roller / Blue Suede Shoes / Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On (Live In New York 1974-09-28) (order: 3)
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 5)
Raggarkungen (order: 5)
later translated versions:G'nagelte Schuach
Zapatos de ante azul
part of:Million Dollar Quartet (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott)
arrangements:Concerto Grosso no. IV: I. Blue Suede Shoes