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“AND I LOVE YOU SO”

We Love….. ‘And I Love You So’ by ELVIS Is this one of the most beautiful Love songs ever? Originally written by folk singer and guitarist Don McLean and released on his 1970 debut album, Tapestry, it was to become very famous in the coming years via other artists. Perry Como was one such artist that made ‘And I love you so’ famous, as it was a hit song for him on his 1973 album ‘And I Love You So’ Como had many famous recordings, some dating back as far as 1943. ‘And I Love you So’ reached number 29 on the...

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LADIES and GENTLEMEN – ELVIS PRESLEY. IF I CAN DREAM.

Watch Elvis singing ‘If I Can Dream’. If I can dream was a song originally written by Walter Earl Brown and made very famous by Elvis Presley an interesting point to the song, is that some lyrics in the song are direct quotations from Martin Luther King Jr. What also became fascinating about the song is that Elvis recorded it in June 1968, only 2 months after Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Martin Luther King Jr was a civil rights leader, who was assassinated on April the 4th, 1968. The man responsible for the murder was a fugitive from...

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BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER

Check out Elvis singing Bridge over troubled water. This song Originally written and recorded by the famous American duo of Simon and Garfunkel. Written and composed on the Piano by Paul Simon, which was featured on there fifth album, “Bridge over troubled water.” The song became such a hit that it was recognised as Simon & Garfunkel’s signature song. At the 1971 Grammy Awards it received “Song of the Year”, along with the record of the year. In June of 1970, Elvis recorded the song in Nashville and released it on his album”Thats the way it is” Elvis decided to...

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‘LOVE ME TENDER’ – LIVE 1970

Elvis Presley Performing ‘Love Me Tender’ LIVE. When Elvis preformed the song ‘Love me tender’ on the Ed Sullivan show in 1956 it instantly became a hit. the day after the song was performed, RCA received 1 million advance orders, which made it a gold record before it was even released! That is just crazy even by todays standards. When the song was actually released it debuted at No.2 on the ‘best sellers in store’ pop singles chart, and it was the first time this had ever happened. By the end of 1956 the song had hit #1 on...

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‘LOVE ME TENDER’ IS TENDER LOVING

Listen to the Beautiful ‘Love Me Tender’ from Elvis The Song ‘Love Me Tender’ was performed on September 9, 1956 on The Ed Sullivan Show by Elvis, just before it was released as a Single, and around a month before it came out on the Movie, ‘Love Me Tender’, for which the song was originally written. Shortly after RCA received around 1 million advance orders for the song, making it a gold record before it even came out to the public.. Ken Darby was the original writer of the song adapted by Poulton’s Civil War tune. Elvis and Darby’s wife...

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