Blue Suede Shoes, Love Letters, etc. Brown re-created Elvis' scene from the movie. The sound quality is as near-perfect as one will get for a best-of from this artist, and the packaging is quite superb. Wasted Years Wally Fowler 1973 Essential Elvis Volume 5: Elvis Rhythm and Country 1976 Moody Blue Fred Karger, , 1967 You'll Never Walk Alone We Can Make the Morning Jay Ramsey 1971 Elvis Now Bert Carroll, Russell Moody 1958 50,000,000 Elvis Fans Can't Be Wrong — Elvis' Gold Records Volume 2 , 1969 From Elvis in Memphis Ray Winkler, John Hathcock 1973 Aloha from Hawaii via Satellite We'll Be Together Charles O'Curran, Dudley Brooks 1962 Girls! Check out the voting page here, If you want to suggest an idea for a WatchMojo video, check out our interactive Suggestion Tool at : Check us out at Twitter. Blues Wheels on My Heels , 1964 Roustabout When God Dips His Love In My Heart Derricks; Stevenson 1956 The Complete Million Dollar Session When I'm Over You Shirl Milete 1970 Love Letters from Elvis William Emerson 1955 Elvis: A Legendary Performer Volume 4 Gene Sullivan, Wiley Walker 1956 Elvis 1956 album Traditional 1965 Frankie and Johnny , Larry Kusik, 1970 Live in Las Vegas 1960 In a Private Moment Where Could I Go but to the Lord James B. Elvis Presley - Blue Suede Shoes 1956 10.
Elvis Presley - Guitar Man 1968 14. Danny , 1958 Elvis: A Legendary Performer Volume 3 1976 From Elvis Presley Boulevard, Memphis Tennessee 1966 A Golden Celebration Datin' , 1965 Didja' Ever , 1960 G. Elvis Presley - My Boy 1975 32. Guralnick notes that the reaction of Moman and his crew upon hearing the released version was that it amounted to a gimmicky audio joke, perhaps influenced by the then-current Beatles hit Hey Jude. Elvis Presley - Kentucky Rain 1970 21.
The huge range of compilations available varies in quality, and depth, but as yet there exists no definitive choice for first-time ers. Special thanks to our user catanger56 for suggesting this idea, check out the voting page at Our Magazine! Elvis Presley - Burning Love 1972 9. The musicians on the sessions included Reggie Young on guitar, Tommy Cogbill on guitar and bass, Bobby Wood on piano, Ronnie Milsap on piano and vocal, Mike Leech on bass, and Gene Chrisman on drums. This is one of those soul-influenced, hyper-produced, and horn-driven pop ballads that were prevalent on the radio in the early '70s, the sort that were hits for B. Elvis Presley - Separate Ways 1972 30. Elvis Presley - Stuck On You 1960 25.
Elvis Presley - If I Can Dream 1968 24. Mike Stoller played piano on this track. The recording begins with a hammering guitar lick and a hi-hat drum introduction. Very few of the attendees saw their performance, as they didn't go on until Monday morning the event was scheduled to end at midnight on Sunday, but ran long. Elvis Presley - Return To Sender 1962 31. Elvis Presley - Way Down 1977 34. Elvis Presley - Steamroller Blues 1973 22.
In an odd twist, the next five positions on both charts were also the same songs: Wake Up Little Susie by the Everly Brothers, You Send Me by Sam Cooke, Silhouettes by the Rays, Be-Bop Baby by Ricky Nelson, and Honeycomb by Jimmie Rodgers. The Fine Young Cannibals resurrected the song on Fine Young Cannibals 1985 , scoring a post-new wave hit. Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce , 1964 Girl Happy Fountain of Love , Jeff Lewis 1962 Frankfort Special , 1960 G. Elvis Presley - Good Luck Charm 1962 33. James had released his own recording of the song on the Scepter label in 1968, and it provided the blueprint for the Presley version.
Coats 1966 How Great Thou Art Where Did They Go Lord , 1970 He Walks Beside Me Where Do I Go from Here? Elvis Presley - Bossa Nova Baby 1963 35. Special thanks to our users jwiking62, Jaime Enrique Gutierrez Pérez, Philip Folta, jerrypresley1234, catanger56 and Jack Morris for submitting the idea on our Suggest Page at WatchMojo. Your trusted authority on ranking Pop Culture. Sinclair 1963 Elvis Sings Flaming Star , 1970 The Fair's Moving On , Doug Flett 1969 From Memphis to Vegas — From Vegas to Memphis Back in Memphis , 1975 Today , 1960 Elvis' Golden Records Volume 3 Traditional 1966 How Great Thou Art , Eddie Cooley 1960 Elvis Is Back! But there is no arguing with the success of the recording: It was Presley's first number one in seven years. Tiptoe Through the Tulips, MacArthur Park, a 1968 rehearsal recording in which he sang one line of Funny How Time Slips Away, etc. Leslie McFarland, Walter Scott 1966 Double Trouble , , 1956 Elvis 1956 album Look Out, Broadway , 1965 Frankie and Johnny 1971 Essential Elvis Volume 4: A Hundred Years From Now Love Coming Down 1976 From Elvis Presley Boulevard, Memphis Tennessee and 1966 Elvis' Gold Records Volume 4 The Love Machine Chuck Taylor, Fred Burch, Gerald Nelson 1966 I Got Lucky 1956 Elvis 1956 album Elvis Presley, Vera Matson pseudonym of , uncredited 1956 Elvis' Golden Records Love Me Tonight 1963 Fun in Acapulco Love Me, Love the Life I Lead , 1973 Elvis 1973 album Love Song of the Year 1973 Promised Land Lover Doll , 1958 King Creole 1973 Good Times Loving You 1957 Loving You Make Me Know It 1960 Elvis Is Back! Did your favorite Elvis song appear on the list? Blues , , 1969 From Memphis to Vegas — From Vegas to Memphis In Person at the International Hotel, Las Vegas A World of Our Own , , 1962 It Happened at the World's Fair Hoyle Bowles 1960 His Hand in Mine , Alex Alstone 1966 A Golden Celebration The Yellow Rose of Texas , 1963 Elvis Sings Flaming Star 1969 On Stage Yoga is as Yoga Does Gerald Nelson, Fred Burch 1966 I Got Lucky , 1973 Promised Land , 1956 The Complete Million Dollar Session You Better Run Traditional 1972 Amazing Grace: His Greatest Sacred Performances Bill Cook 1974 Live in L.
Thomas, the Hollies, Neil Diamond, etc. Over this, the vocal lines are sung in a two-part harmony. The arrangement soon builds to include horns, strings, layered backing vocals, and the pounding rhythm section. There was no other musical performer who left such a unique and indelible stamp on the American music landscape than Elvis Aron Presley. He's the King of Rock and Roll. Give Me the Right , Norman Blagman 1961 Something for Everybody Go East-Young Man , , 1965 Harum Scarum Goin' Home 1968 Speedway Golden Coins , , 1965 Harum Scarum Gonna Get Back Home Somehow , 1962 Pot Luck , 1961 Elvis' Golden Records Volume 3 1954 A Date with Elvis 1973 , 1957 Loving You Preston Foster 1970 Love Letters from Elvis 1975 Today 1963 Fun in Acapulco 1967 Clambake 1960 The Home Recordings Happy Ending , 1962 It Happened at the World's Fair Margo Sylvia, Gilbert Lopez 1958 Unreleased , 1954 1958 King Creole Hard Knocks 1964 Roustabout Hard Luck , 1965 Frankie and Johnny Harem Holiday , 1965 Harum Scarum Have a Happy , , 1969 Let's Be Friends , 1957 Loving You Hawaiian Sunset , 1961 Blue Hawaii , Charles King, 1961 Blue Hawaii He is My Everything 1971 He Touched Me He Knows Just What I Need 1960 Jack Richards, Richard Mullen 1960 In a Private Moment 1971 He Touched Me Heart of Rome , , 1970 Love Letters from Elvis , , Elvis Presley 1956 Elvis' Golden Records Rudy Jackson 1955 , Audrey Allison 1976 1973 1971 Elvis Now , 1957 Elvis' Christmas Album He's Your Uncle, Not Your Dad , 1967 Speedway 1969 Elvis Now Hey Little Girl 1965 Harum Scarum Hey, Hey, Hey 1967 Clambake Thoro Harris, L.
For the more hardcore fan, also, is an essential purchase, offering almost all of the finest tracks on a mere two discs. Millions of kids learned about grammar, history, and astronomy from them. Riding the Rainbow , 1961 I Got Lucky and 1956 Elvis 1956 album , , 1961 Blue Hawaii Roustabout , , 1964 Roustabout Dory Jones, Bunny Warren 1969 Almost in Love Traditional 1966 How Great Thou Art , 1969 On Stage 1966 The Home Recordings Sand Castles Herb Goldberg, 1965 Paradise, Hawaiian Style 1957 Elvis' Christmas Album Teodoro Cottrau 1963 Elvis for Everyone! Buy his music here: Join WatchMojo. After the Memphis sessions, Presley took his act out to Las Vegas, where he tried out Suspicious Minds in front of a live audience. In the end, it seems, his love for the song overruled his business advisors. On a Saturday morning- we'd been there about a week - Jean knocked on the door and said, in a very Viennese accent, 'Vell boys, you vill haf my songs for the movie.
Forty years ago this Wednesday Aug 16 , the day was shaping up to be just another hot and humid summer afternoon in Memphis, Tennessee. After years of wasting his talents on B-movie soundtrack filler, a bellowing, mature-voiced Presley unleashes his full power on this watershed ballad. Elvis Presley - For The Heart 1976 38. Tonight Is So Right for Love , 1960 G. Girl of Mine , 1973 Raised on Rock Beverly Ross, 1960 Elvis Is Back! Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman 1958 15.
We're Comin' In Loaded , 1962 Girls! The brothers and the band are seen playing this song to their fellow inmates. Elvis Presley - Suspicious Minds 1969 20. Elvis Presley - Always On My Mind 1972 39. So, here are 40 Elvis Presley songs that can fit on any playlist, any time. It is on this Stax-like soul section -- after the anguished frustration expressed in the verses -- that Presley testifies like Otis Redding, beseeching his lover not to let a good thing die, as if down on one knee.