Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Elvis Presley From Elvis in Memphis

From Elvis in Memphis is the thirty-fourth album, not counting budget compilations on the RCA Camden subsidiary, by Elvis Presley, released on RCA Records, LSP 4155, in June of 1969. Recorded at American Sound Studios in Memphis, it peaked at #13 on the Billboard 200, and is considered by many critics to be his best album. In 2003, the album was ranked number 190 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

* Elvis Presley - vocals, guitar
* Reggie Young - guitar
* Dan Penn - guitar
* Bobby Wood - piano
* Bobby Emmons - organ
* Tommy Cogbill - bass
* Mike Leech - bass
* Gene Chrisman - drums
* Ed Kollis - harmonica
* Joe Babcock - backing vocals
* Dolores Edgin - backing vocals
* Mary Greene - backing vocals
* Charlie Hodge - backing vocals
* Ginger Holladay - backing vocals
* Mary Holladay - backing vocals
* Millie Kirkham - backing vocals
* June Page - backing vocals
* Susan Pilkington - backing vocals
* Sandy Posey - backing vocals
* Donna Thatcher - backing vocals
* Hurschel Wiginton - backing vocals

1. 1/13/69 Wearin' That Loved On Look Dallas Frazier and A.L. Owens 2:46
2. 2/19/69 Only the Strong Survive Jerry Butler, Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff 2:42
3. 1/22/69 I'll Hold You In My Heart Eddy Arnold, Thomas Dilbeck, Vaughan Horton 1:57
4. 1/13/69 Long Black Limousine Bobby George and Vern Stovall 3:38
5. 2/20/69 It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin' Johnny Tillotson 2:36
6. 1/14/69 I'm Movin' On Hank Snow 2:43

1. 2/18/69 Power of My Love Bernie Baum, Bill Giant, Florence Kaye 2:36
2. 1/14/69 Gentle On My Mind John Hartford 3:21
3. 2/18/69 After Loving You Janet Lantz and Eddie Miller 3:05
4. 2/17/69 True Love Travels On A Gravel Road Dallas Frazier and A.L. Owens 2:38
5. 2/20/69 Any Day Now Burt Bacharach and Bob Hilliard 2:59
6. 1/20/69 In the Ghetto Mac Davis 2:45

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