MEMPHIS SESSIONS

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Category: Studio Recordings
Original Recording Date: 1969
FTD Release Date: October 2001
Recording Location: Memphis, TN
FTD Release Format: CD
    Song List
    After Loving You (take 3)
    Stranger In My Own Home Town (undubbed)
    In The Ghetto (take 11)
    Suspicious Minds (rehearsal, take 6)
    Any Day Now (take 2)
    Only The Strong Survive (take 22)
    Wearin' That Loved
    On Look (takes 3, 10)
    Do You Know Who I Am (take 1)
    And The Grass Won't Pay No Mind (t6)
    You'll Think Of Me (take 14)
    Power Of My Love (take 6)
    This Is The Story (takes 1,2)
    True Love Travels On A Gravel Road (takes 6,7)
    Long Black Limousine (take 6)
    Kentucky Rain (take 9)
    Without Love (takes 3,4)
    Hey Jude (takes 5 & 1)
    If I'm A Fool (take 3)
    From A Jack To A King (takes 1, 2, 3)
    I'm Movin' On (takes 1, 2 undubbed master)
    "Memphis Sessions" includes 75-minutes of incredible music from Elvis’ historic 1969 recording sessions at American Sound Studio in Memphis. This was Elvis’ first non-movie studio recording session since his 10-year movie contract ended and his first session since his critically acclaimed 1968 television special. Under the direction of Chips Moman, Elvis recorded "Suspicious Minds," "In the Ghetto," "Kentucky Rain," "Don’t Cry Daddy" and more. You hear Elvis refining his delivery on these iconic songs and gain insight to how Elvis made music when in the recording studio.


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