Hound Dog/Don't Be Cruel

Factory Sample/Demo/Promo

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Track Listing:

Side 1:
1. Hound Dog

Side 2:
1. Don't Be Cruel (to a heart that's true)

POP 249 (45rpm)

POP 249 (78rpm)

Released: September 1956:

mono (04)

It entered the UK charts on September 27, 1956, peaking at no. 2.

Chart Run: (23 Weeks)

27/09/1956 - 13

04/10/1956 - 05

11/10/1956 - 04

18/10/1956 - 03

25/10/1956 - 03

01/11/1956 - 02

08/11/1956 - 02

15/11/1956 - 02

22/11/1956 - 03

29/11/1956 - 03

06/12/1956 - 06

13/12/1956 - 05

20/12/1956 - 09

27/12/1956 - 11

03/01/1957 - 16

10/01/1957 - 08

17/01/1956 - 08

24/01/1957 - 10

31/01/1957 - 10

07/02/1957 - 11

14/02/1957 - 10

21/02/1957 - 16

28/02/1957 - 22

Information: www.officialcharts.com

Recording Information:

Hound Dog

(July 2, 1956: RCA Studios, New York)

Don't Be Cruel

(July 2, 1956: RCA Studios, New York)

Elvis UK Sheet Music

used by kind permission: (Thanks to Robert)

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