Written by: Mae Boren Axton, Tommy Durden, Elvis Presley |
Recorded: January 10, 1956, RCA Studios, Nashville
Released master is take 7.
Single:w/ "I Was The One", 47-6420, January 27, 1956
Also re-released as Gold Standard Series, 447-0605, March 1959
RIAA Certified: 2X Multi-Platinum (as of 07/15/1999)
Highest U.S. Charts Positions:
#1 on Billboard's Hot 100 (In 2006, the CD single, which also contained "I Was The One", reached #1 again.)
#1 on Cash Box chart
#1 on Billboard's Country chart
#5 on Billboard's R&B chart
The second single ever to make all 3 of Billboard's charts, the first being Carl Perkins' "Blue Suede Shoes".
1st LP release: Elvis Golden Records Vol 1 - April 1958
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