Tracklist

CD 1: 30 #1 Hits
# Title Rating Length
1 Heartbreak Hotel
3.75 2:09
2 Don't Be Cruel
4 2:04
3 Hound Dog
3.65 2:15
4 Love Me Tender
3.8 2:44
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 1:56
11 One Night
2 2:34
12 (Now and Then There's) A Fool Such as I
1 2:41
13 A Big Hunk O' Love
3 2:16
14 Stuck on You
1 2:20
15 It's Now or Never
2.65 3:17
16 Are You Lonesome Tonight?
3 3:08
17 Wooden Heart
1 2:04
18 Surrender
2 1:55
19 (Marie's the Name) The Latest Flame
1 2:08
20 Can't Help Falling in Love
3.65 3:00
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 4:34
28 The Wonder of You
1 2:28
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: 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 I Beg of You
?:??
2 My Wish Came True
3.5 ?:??
3 Ain't that Loving You Baby
4 ?:??
4 Fame and Fortune
?:??
5 I Gotta Know
?:??
6 Flaming Star
?:??
7 Follow That Dream
?:??
8 One Broken Heart For Sale
?:??
9 Kissing Cousins
?:??
10 Such a Night
?:??
11 Ask Me
?:??
12 (Such an) Easy Question
?:??
13 I'm Yours
?:??
14 Puppet on a String
?:??
15 Love Letters
?:??
16 Separate Way
?:??
17 Steamroller Blues
?:??
18 If You Talk in Your Sleep
?:??
19 My Boy
?:??

Credits

CD 1: 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)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Lou Handman (track 16)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
Pearl King (track 11)
Baker Knight (track 28)
Dennis Linde (track 29)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
Mike Stoller (tracks 3, 8–9)
Eduardo di Capua (track 15)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
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)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Wally Gold (track 15)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 27, 27)
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)
Anita Steiman (track 11)
Dave Bartholomew (track 11)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 30)
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: 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)
Bert Carroll (track 9)
Pino Donaggio (Italian composer) (track 24)
Russell Moody (track 9)
Vito Pallavicini (track 24)
Mort Shuman (track 19)
Mike Stoller (tracks 5, 7, 10–11, 18)
Mac Davis (track 22)
Claude Demetrius (track 6)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 28)
Chuck Willis (track 15)
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)
Bert Carroll (track 9)
Russell Moody (track 9)
Chuck Berry (track 27)
Mac Davis (track 22)
Claude Demetrius (track 6)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 28)
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)
Chuck Willis (track 15)
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)
Charlie Feathers (track 2)
Dolores Fuller (track 17)
Richard Heard (track 23)
David Hill (US songwriter) (track 12)
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)
Mac Davis (track 21)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 26)
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

choir vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 11)
composer:
Lincoln Chase (track 10)
Sherman Edwards (track 6)
Claude François (track 19)
Edward Heyman (track 15)
Ivory Joe Hunter (track 2)
Domenico Modugno (track 11)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 17)
Ben Weisman (track 4)
Victor Young (track 15)
lyricist:
Lincoln Chase (track 10)
Edward Heyman (track 15)
Ivory Joe Hunter (track 2)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 17)
Phil Coulter (track 19)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 19)
Sid Wayne (track 6)
Fred Wise (track 4)
Victor Young (track 15)
producer:
Chet Atkins (track 10)
Steve Sholes (track 10)
writer:
Bernie Baum (track 11)
Hal Blair (track 13)
Paul Evans (50s US rock n roll singer/songwriter) (track 5)
Bill Giant (Bill (Harvey) Zimmerman) (track 11)
Ivory Joe Hunter (track 3)
Florence Kaye (track 11)
Franco Migliacci (track 11)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 3)
Don Robertson (Songwriter with hit "Happy Whistler") (track 13)
Matt Williams (US songwriter "I Gotta Know") (track 5)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 15)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 13)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 15)
cover recording of:
I Gotta Know (track 5)
Love Letters (track 15)
My Boy (track 19)
My Wish Came True (track 2)
Such a Night (track 10)
later translated versions:
ラブ・レター (track 15)
later versions:
Kohtalon tähti (track 6)
live cover recording of:
Steamroller Blues (track 17)
recording of:
Ask Me (track 11)
Fame and Fortune (track 4)
Flaming Star (track 6)
I'm Yours (track 13)

Release

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