Memories" is a 1968 song originally recorded by Elvis Presley. It was written by Billy Strange and Mac Davis specially for Presley to perform on Elvis, his comeback TV special that would air on NBC on December 3, 1968. Later Mac Davis recalled to Billboard: "They had asked for a song about looking back over the years, and oddly enough, I had to write it in one night. I stayed up all night at Billy Strange's house in Los Angeles. He had a little office set up in his garage. I wrote it right there.
Many fans have asked us over the years why we didn't release an album of just Elvis singing as he did in the recording studio. To them we dedicate this album-the pure Elvis without the additional accompaniment. -Elvis' Father, The Colonel and RCA Records". Rear sleeve only shows RCA as label. Center labels show RCA Victor as label.
Elvis is the eighteenth studio album by American singer and musician Elvis Presley, released in July 1973. It sold over 1 million copies worldwide (despite being released soon after the much more successful Aloha from Hawaii). To differentiate it from his eponymous 1956 release it is sometimes called The "Fool" Album, after its first track. In the US "Fool" was issued as the B-side of "Steamroller Blues" from the Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite album
The idea, as a sleeve note signed by "Elvis' Father, The Colonel and RCA Records" put it, was to present "the pure Elvis": . Presley recordings with the overdubbing that had become standard in his later years stripped off, leaving basic tracks consisting of Presley 's voice and a few instruments. The trouble was that this stuff was second-rate no matter what the instrumentation. The first volume boasted a previously unreleased version of "Are You Sincere.
ELVIS PRESLEY -Our Memories of Elvis Volume 2 LP STILL SEALED RCA ACL1-3448. Small tear on shrink on upper left. Many sealed Elvis records being listed now. Elvis presley - our memories of elvis - RCA 1979 vinyl lp record. Elvis' Father, The Colonel and RCA Records". Many fans have asked us over the years why we didn't release an album of just Elvis singing as he did in the recording studio.
Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. A cultural icon, he is commonly known by the single name Elvis. One of the most popular musicians of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King&. ore . Year: 1979. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "Our Memories of Elvis Album. Missing lyrics by Elvis Presley? Know any other songs by Elvis Presley?
Elvis Presley albums discography. This is a discography of albums by American singer Elvis Presley, from his debut in 1956. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) first began tracking sales of Elvis Presley in 1958, who did not receive his first Gold Album award until that year