Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 My Happiness
4 2:31
2 That's All Right
1:56
3 Blue Moon of Kentucky
2:01
4 Good Rockin' Tonight
2:12
5 Baby Let's Play House
2:16
6 Mystery Train
2:26
7 I Forgot to Remember to Forget
2:29
8 I Got a Woman
2:24
9 Heartbreak Hotel
3.75 2:07
10 I Was the One
2:32
11 Blue Suede Shoes
4.5 2:00
12 My Baby Left Me
2:13
13 One-Sided Love Affair
2:09
14 I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Cry (Over You)
2:03
15 Lawdy Miss Clawdy
2:07
16 I Want You I Need You I Love You
2:39
17 Hound Dog
3.65 2:16
18 Don't Be Cruel
4 2:03
19 Love Me Tender
3.8 2:43
20 Love Me
2:43
21 Paralyzed
2:24
22 Too Much
2:32
23 All Shook Up
1:58
24 Mean Woman Blues
2:17
25 There'll Be Peace in the Valley for Me
3:22
26 Let Me Be Your Teddy Bear
3 1:48
27 One Night
2 2:32
28 Jailhouse Rock
5 2:26
29 Treat Me Nice
2:12
30 Blue Christmas
3 2:08
31 Don't
2:48
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Hard Headed Woman
3.5 1:55
2 Trouble
2:19
3 King Creole
4 2:09
4 Wear My Ring Around Your Neck
2.5 2:15
5 I Need Your Love Tonight
4 2:06
6 A Big Hunk o' Love
2:15
7 (Now and Then There's) A Fool Such as I
2:38
8 Stuck on You
1 2:21
9 A Mess of Blues
2:42
10 It's Now or Never
3:17
11 Thrill of Your Love
3:02
12 Such a Night
3:01
13 Are You Lonesome Tonight?
3 3:08
14 Reconsider Baby
3:41
15 Doin' the Best I Can
3:13
16 Pocketful of Rainbows
2:36
17 Surrender
2 1:55
18 Crying in the Chapel
2 2:26
19 I Feel So Bad
2:55
20 There's Always Me
2:19
21 Judy
2:14
22 Can't Help Falling in Love
3.65 3:04
23 (Marie's the Name of) His Latest Flame
1 2:09
24 Little Sister
4 2:33
25 Good Luck Charm
2:27
26 Suspicion
2:36
27 She's Not You
2:11
28 Return to Sender
2:07
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Bossa Nova Baby
2:04
2 (You're the) Devil in Disguise
2.65 2:21
3 (It's a) Long Lonely Highway
2:22
4 I Need Somebody to Lean On
3:03
5 Viva Las Vegas
2:27
6 It Hurts Me
2:29
7 This Is My Heaven
2:36
8 Adam and Evil
1:55
9 How Great Thou Art
3:02
10 Tomorrow Is a Long Time
5:23
11 Guitar Man
2:20
12 Big Boss Man
2:53
13 Too Much Monkey Business
2:31
14 U.S. Male
2:43
15 If I Can Dream
3:10
16 Memories
3:07
17 Don't Cry Daddy
2:49
18 In the Ghetto
4.35 2:48
19 Suspicious Minds
3.5 4:23
20 Stranger in My Own Home Town
4:26
21 Kentucky Rain
3:17
22 Only the Strong Survive
2:42
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Polk Salad Annie
4:53
2 The Fool
2:26
3 Funny How Time Slips Away
4:21
4 I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water
4:58
5 I Just Can't Help Believin'
4:41
6 I'm Leavin'
3:53
7 An American Trilogy
4:29
8 Burning Love
2:51
9 Always on My Mind
3 3:39
10 Steamroller Blues
3:08
11 Loving Arms
2:51
12 Good Time Charlie's Got the Blues
3:10
13 Promised Land
2:53
14 T-R-O-U-B-L-E
3:04
15 For the Heart
3:23
16 Hurt
2:08
17 Way Down
1 2:39
18 Unchained Melody
2:33
19 A Little Less Conversation (JXL radio remix edit)
2.5 3:31

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Elvis Presley (1957-09-05) (track 30)
drums:
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-05) (track 30)
double bass:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1957-09-05) (track 30)
electric guitar:
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1957-09-05) (track 30)
piano:
Dudley Brooks (1957-09-05) (track 30)
additional lyricist:
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (tracks 17–18, 26)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 19)
Elvis Presley (1956) (track 19)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 9, 17–19, 26–27)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 9, 17–19, 26–27)
background vocals:
The Jordanaires (1957-09-05) (track 30)
Millie Kirkham (1957-09-05) (track 30)
composer:
Dave Bartholomew (track 27)
Otis Blackwell (track 21)
Claude Demetrius (track 24)
Arthur Gunter (track 5)
Anita Steiman (track 27)
Mike Stoller (tracks 17, 20, 28, 31)
Borney Bergantine (track 1)
Bill Campbell (US songwriter) (track 13)
Pearl King (track 27)
Elvis Presley (track 21)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 19)
Bill Monroe (1946) (track 3)
Roy Brown (blues musician) (1947-07) (track 4)
Lloyd Price (1952-03) (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (tracks 11, 11)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 9, 17–19, 26–27)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 9, 11, 17–18, 26–27)
Elvis Presley (1956-09-01) (track 19)
Elvis Presley (1957-09-05) (track 30)
lyricist:
Dave Bartholomew (track 27)
Claude Demetrius (track 24)
Arthur Gunter (track 5)
Anita Steiman (track 27)
Borney Bergantine (track 1)
Bill Campbell (US songwriter) (track 13)
Pearl King (track 27)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 17, 20, 28, 31)
Roy Brown (blues musician) (1947-07) (track 4)
Lloyd Price (1952-03) (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (tracks 11, 11)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 19)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (tracks 9, 17–18, 27)
vocals:
Ben Speer (track 9)
Gordon Stoker (track 9)
Jon Dodson (1956-09-01) (track 19)
Charles Prescott (1956-09-01) (track 19)
Rad Robinson (1956-09-01) (track 19)
writer:
Mae Boren Axton (track 9)
Otis Blackwell (tracks 18, 23)
Hal Blair (track 10)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 8)
Claude Demetrius (track 10)
Thomas Durden (track 9)
Charlie Feathers (track 7)
Bill Hayes (track 30)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 30)
Stan Kesler (track 7)
Ira Kosloff (track 16)
Bernie Lowe (track 26)
Kal Mann (track 26)
Maurice Mysels (track 16)
Junior Parker (track 6)
Bill Peppers (track 10)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 6)
Renald Richard (track 8)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 10)
Elvis Presley (tracks 9, 18, 23)
publisher:
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 4, 7)
Chappell Music (track 1)
Elvis Presley Music (track 18)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 4)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 24)
Hi Lo Music (tracks 11, 11)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 28)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 4)
Lark Music Ltd. (track 4)
Mijac Music (track 6)
Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP) (track 28)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 9, 28)
Unichappell Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 6)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 30)
Hilo Music Inc. (1953) (track 6)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 19)
remasters:
Love Me Tender (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 19)
My Baby Left Me (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 45) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 423) (track 11)
cover recording of:
I Got a Woman (track 8)
Lawdy Miss Clawdy (track 15)
Love Me (track 20)
My Baby Left Me (track 12)
My Happiness (track 1)
That’s All Right (track 2)
Blue Suede Shoes (1956-01-30) (track 11)
Hound Dog (1956-07-02) (track 17)
One Night (1957-02-23) (track 27)
Blue Christmas (1957-09-05) (track 30)
later parody versions:
Cut-Rate Hotel (track 9)
Don't Be Fooled (track 18)
Found God (track 17)
H.B. Hotel (track 9)
Jail Got Rocked (track 28)
later translated parody versions:
Bullhouse Rock (track 28)
later translated versions:
Du är mitt liv (track 1)
Estima'm tendrament (track 19)
Estremécete (track 23)
Et la voix d'Elvis (track 4)
G'nagelte Schuach (tracks 11, 11)
Gel', du magst mi (track 20)
Hyvä nainen (track 24)
Ist schon gut (track 2)
Mit dir leben! (track 19)
Oa Nacht mit dir (track 27)
Pauli, pikku Pauli (track 15)
Zapatos de ante azul (tracks 11, 11)
Zuchthaus Rock (track 28)
佛跳牆 (track 18)
監獄ロック (track 28)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 30)
Sois pas cruel (track 18)
Te voici (track 24)
live cover recording of:
Blue Suede Shoes (track 11)
medley of:
En junidag (track 1)
recording of:
All Shook Up (track 23)
Don't (track 31)
I Was the One (track 10)
Jailhouse Rock (track 28)
Mean Woman Blues (track 24)
Mystery Train (track 6)
Paralyzed (track 21)
Heartbreak Hotel (1956-01-10) (track 9)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 18)
Love Me Tender (1956-09-01) (track 19)
(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear (1957-01-15 – 1957-01-18) (track 26)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 2)
Raggarkungen (tracks 9, 11, 11, 26)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 11, 11)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 30)
Swing the Mood (tracks 17, 23, 28)
version of:
Aura Lea (track 19)
One Night (Of Sin) (track 27)

CD 2

additional performer:
The Jordanaires (tracks 1, 3–5, 8–9, 13, 17, 22, 24)
The Jordanaires (1960-10-31) (track 18)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 1, 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 1, 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
choir vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 9)
composer:
Lincoln Chase (track 12)
Lou Handman (track 13)
Russell Moody (track 4)
Mike Stoller (track 3)
Eduardo di Capua (track 10)
Bert Carroll (track 4)
Claude Demetrius (track 1)
Chuck Willis (track 19)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 18)
J. Leslie McFarland (composer) (1960-03-20) (track 8)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 1, 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 1, 3–5, 8–9, 13, 17, 22–24)
Elvis Presley (1960-10-31) (track 18)
lyricist:
Lincoln Chase (track 12)
Wally Gold (track 10)
Russell Moody (track 4)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 10)
Bert Carroll (track 4)
Claude Demetrius (track 1)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
Roy Turk (track 13)
Chuck Willis (track 19)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 18)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (1960-03-20) (track 8)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 1)
George Marino (tracks 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
David Bendeth (tracks 8, 13, 17–18, 22–23)
vocals:
Millie Kirkham (track 24)
writer:
Luigi Creatore (track 22)
Wally Gold (track 25)
Hugo Peretti (track 22)
Doc Pomus (tracks 9, 17, 23–24, 26)
Bickley Reichner (track 5)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (tracks 6, 25)
Mort Shuman (tracks 9, 17, 23–24, 26)
Sid Wayne (track 5)
George David Weiss (track 22)
Sid Wyche (track 6)
publisher:
Intersong (German publisher) (track 22)
cover recording of:
I Feel So Bad (track 19)
Such a Night (track 12)
Are You Lonesome Tonight? (1960-04-03) (track 13)
Crying in the Chapel (1960-10-31) (track 18)
later parody versions:
Little Esther (track 24)
Wise Men Still (track 22)
later translated versions:
Cesta rájem (track 18)
Comment ne pas être amoureux de vous ? (French translation transl) (track 22)
Rey criollo (track 3)
Seit du fort bist (track 9)
Todo irá bien (Spanish translation) (track 22)
¿Estás sola esta noche? (spanish translation of Are You Lonesome Tonight?) (track 13)
好きにならずにいられない (“Can’t Help Falling in Love” Japanese version) (track 22)
情難再續 (track 13)
錢會繼續嚟 (track 5)
later versions:
Sa grande passion (His Latest Flame) (track 23)
recording of:
A Big Hunk o' Love (track 6)
A Mess of Blues (track 9)
Good Luck Charm (track 25)
It’s Now or Never (track 10)
King Creole (track 3)
Little Sister (track 24)
Suspicion (track 26)
Hard Headed Woman (1958-01-15) (track 1)
Stuck on You (1960-03-20) (track 8)
Surrender (1960-10-30) (track 17)
Can’t Help Falling in Love (1961-03-23) (track 22)
(Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame (1961-06-25) (track 23)
translated version of:
Torna a Surriento (track 17)
version of:
’O sole mio (track 10)

CD 3

additional lyricist:
Stuart K. Hine (1931 – 1949) (track 9)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 2)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 2, 19)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 2, 19)
audio engineer:
Jeff Juliano (track 19)
background vocals:
The Blossoms (female vocal group) (track 15)
choir vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 2)
composer:
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 19, 19)
Jerry Reed (track 11)
Mort Shuman (track 5)
Mike Stoller (track 1)
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 15)
Mac Davis (tracks 17–18)
Stuart K. Hine (1931 – 1949) (track 9)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 2, 19)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 2, 15, 19)
lead vocals and other vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 16)
lyricist:
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (tracks 19, 19)
Jerry Reed (track 11)
Carl Gustav Boberg (track 9)
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 15)
Mac Davis (tracks 17–18)
Jerry Leiber (track 1)
Doc Pomus (track 5)
mastering:
George Marino (tracks 2, 19)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 2, 19)
David Bendeth (tracks 2, 19)
translator:
Stuart K. Hine (1931 – 1949) (track 9)
vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 9)
writer:
Bernie Baum (track 2)
Joy Byers (track 6)
Charles Daniels (tenor) (track 6)
Luther Dixon (track 12)
Bill Giant (Bill (Harvey) Zimmerman) (track 2)
Florence Kaye (track 2)
Mort Shuman (track 4)
Al Smith (US blues artist) (track 12)
Billy Strange (track 16)
Mac Davis (track 16)
Doc Pomus (track 4)
publisher:
B-n-B Music Inc. (track 18)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 18)
Mort Shuman Songs (track 5)
Pomus Songs Inc. (track 5)
recorded at:
sampled by:
arrangements:
Viva Las Vegas (arrangement by Bruce Springsteen) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Big Boss Man (track 12)
Bossa Nova, Baby (track 1)
Suspicious Minds (1969-01-22) (track 19)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Viva Mos Eisley (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Ana geht no (track 18)
Humppaleka (track 5)
In the Jura-Ghetto (track 18)
later translated versions:
Im Getto (track 18)
Oui c’est pour toi (Bossa Nova Baby) (track 1)
木屋區 (track 18)
later versions:
live cover recording of:
Suspicious Minds (track 19)
recording of:
Don't Cry Daddy (track 17)
Guitar Man (track 11)
If I Can Dream (track 15)
It Hurts Me (track 6)
Memories (track 16)
Viva Las Vegas (track 5)
(You’re the) Devil in Disguise (1963-05-26) (track 2)
How Great Thou Art (Hine's version) (1966-05-25 – 1966-05-28) (track 9)
In the Ghetto (1969-01-21) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
O store Gud (track 9)

CD 4

arranger:
Mickey Newbury (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 17, 19)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 17, 19)
background vocals:
composer:
Joe Babcock (track 4)
Tony Joe White (track 1)
Jerry Chesnut (track 14)
Dennis Linde (track 8)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 17)
Willie Nelson (track 3)
Danny O’Keefe (track 12)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 10)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 17, 19)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 9, 17, 19)
lyricist:
Joe Babcock (track 4)
Tony Joe White (track 1)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
Jerry Chesnut (track 14)
Dennis Linde (track 8)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 17)
Willie Nelson (track 3)
Mickey Newbury (track 7)
Danny O’Keefe (track 12)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 10)
mastering:
George Marino (track 17)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (track 17)
David Bendeth (track 17)
remixer:
Junkie XL (track 19)
vocals:
Sherrill Nelson (track 17)
Myrna Smith (track 17)
Kathy Westmoreland (track 17)
writer:
Johnny Christopher (Guitarist) (track 9)
Jimmie Crane (track 16)
Mac Davis (track 19)
Al Jacobs (track 16)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 9)
Billy Strange (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1972) (track 9)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 13)
Bike Music (track 9)
Budde Songs Inc. (track 9)
Elvis Presley Music (track 19)
Lovolar Music (track 9)
Rose Bridge Music (track 9)
Sebanine Music (track 9)
mixed at:
cover recording of:
Always on My Mind (track 9)
Burning Love (track 8)
Hurt (track 16)
Polk Salad Annie (track 1)
Promised Land (track 13)
Steamroller Blues (track 10)
is based on:
Wabash Cannonball (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Flæsk-purka Anna (track 1)
later translated versions:
A Little Less Conversation (English / Spanish version) (track 19)
La Terre promise (track 13)
Wie mei Herzschlag (track 9)
Wie my Härzschlag (track 9)
À qui ? (track 16)
常在我心間 (track 9)
later versions:
Une terre promise (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 13)
recording of:
T-R-O-U-B-L-E (track 14)
A Little Less Conversation (1968-06-23) (track 19)
Way Down (1976-10-29) (track 17)
referred to in medleys: