LOVING YOU

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Track Listing:

Side 1:
1. Mean Woman Blues
2. (Let me be your) Teddy Bear
3. Loving You
4. Got A Lot O' Livin' To Do!


Side 2:
1. Lonesome Cowboy
2. Hot Dog
3. Party
4. True Love


 

RCA

RC 24001

Released: August 1957:

mono (03)

 

This was Elvis' first album release for RCA.

 

It originally came in a 10" format and contained only eight songs, seven from the movie and one extra track.

 

The U.S. version was released as a standard 12" LP, with twelve tracks in total.

The extra four songs that were omitted were released in the U.K. on the Extended Play, 'Elvis Presley' (RCX 104)

 

This album entered the UK charts on August 31, 1957, peaking at no. 1.

Chart Run: (24 Weeks)

31/08/1957 - 04

07/09/1957 - 01

14/09/1957 - 01

21/09/1957 - 02

28/09/1957 - 03

05/10/1957 - 02

12/10/1957 - 02

19/10/1957 - 02

26/10/1957 - 02

02/11/1957 - 02

09/11/1957 - 01

16/11/1957 - 02

23/11/1957 - 02

30/11/1957 - 02

07/12/1957 - 02

14/12/1957 - 04

21/12/1957 - 03

28/12/1957 - 03

04/01/1958 - 02

11/01/1958 - 02

18/01/1958 - 02

25/01/1958 - 03

01/02/1958 - 04

08/02/1958 - 04

It re-entered the UK charts two weeks later on February 22, 1958, peaking at no. 5.

Chart Run: (1 Week)

22/02/1958 - 05

Information: www.officialcharts.com

Recording Information:

Mean Woman Blues

(January 13, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

Teddy Bear

(January 16, 1957: Paramount Sound Stage, Hollywood, California)

Loving You

(February 24, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

Got A Lot O' Livin' To Do!

(January 12, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

Lonesome Cowboy

(January 15, 1957: Paramount Sound Stage, Hollywood, California)

Hot Dog

(January 18, 1957: Paramount Sound Stage, Hollywood, California)

Party

(January 21, 1957: Paramount Sound Stage, Hollywood, California)

True Love

(February 23, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

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