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January 21 / 22 1969
(+ means you need both    ~ means same material    °° means stereo or binaural    ° means mono)
(SFS = Short False Start | FS = False Start | LFS or BD (Breakdown) = Long False Start | PB (Playback) or Complete = Complete Take)

American Sound Studio - Memphis, Tennessee
Producers : Felton Jarvis / Chips Moman
Engineer: Al Pachucki
Technician: Roy Shockley

Musicians:   Harmony Vocal:
Guitar: Elvis Presley Elvis Presley (Mama Liked The Roses & Don't Cry Daddy)
Guitar: Reggie Young  
Steel Guitar: John Hughey (From A Jack To A King)  
Drums: Gene Chrisman  
Organ: Bobby Emmons  
Bass: Tommy Cogbill  
Bass: Mike Leech  
Piano: Bobby Wood  

Hey Jude (Track - See Note)
XPA5 1157
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
Take 1 FS+PB
4:45 (Preceded by FS & LFS & Reh'sal) From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°+Memphis Sessions (FTD)°°
(Part of PB only - Spliced with Take 5)
Take 2 LFS      
Take 3 FS 0:18   From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°
Take 4 FS      
Take 5 LFS 1:03   From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°+Memphis Sessions (FTD)°°
(Spliced with Take 1)
Take 6 FS 0:11   From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°
Take 7 (M) 4:52 (Undubbed Master) From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°~The American Way Volume 5°
~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 13)~American Rejects°
         
Overdub (M)   Backup V.O's on January 24  
Overdub (M)   Brass overdubs on March 18 (Eve)
(Listed as 'Track Only')
 
Overdub M 4:31 String overdubs on March 19 (Aft) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis At American
Sound (FTD)°°~From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°°~Elvis Now (FTD)°°
~(20 Bit)°°~Suspicious Minds - Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°
+Memphis Memories° (LP) (Acetate - No Backup Vocals) (Too Fast)

My Little Friend (Vocal Overdub)
XPA5 1153
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
Take NA (M)
3:11 Vocal Overdub of January 16 Track
(Unedited Undubbed Master)
From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°° (Unedited)~The American Way
Volume 4°~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 16)~Legendary Performer Volume 4°
(Bootleg) (2:48)
       
Overdub (M)   Brass overdubs on March 18 (Eve)
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on March 19 (Aft)
Overdub (M)   Backup V.O's on March 25 (Eve ?)
 
Faded M 2:43 (Master Faded) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis At
American Sound (FTD)°°~U.S. Male (LP / CD)°°+Complete Single
Collection 6°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°
~60's Box 4°° (Different Mix)+From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°

Inherit The Wind (Vocal Overdub)
XPA5 1151
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
V.O. 1 PB 3:22 Vocal Overdub of Jan 16 Track
(0:00-0:41, 0:55-1:36 &
1:48-2:29 Used for Master)
Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (CD1 Track 12)
V.O. 2 PB 3:23 Vocal Overdub of Jan 16 Track
(0:42-0:54, 1:37-1:47 &
2:30-2:53 Used for Master)
Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (CD2 Track 7)
         
Composite (Draft)   Unused Composite of :-
V.O. 1 (0:00 - 0:44)
V.O. 2 (0:45 - 0:54)("Inherit the wind, inherit the wind")
V.O. 1 (0:55 - 1:36)
V.O. 2 (1:37 - 1:47)(No Breath)
V.O. 1 (1:48 - 2:29)
V.O. 2 (2:30 - 2:56)
Composite (M)   Composite of :-
V.O. 1 (0:00 - 0:41)
V.O. 2 (0:42 - 0:54)("That's how it is when you inherit the wind, inherit the wind")
V.O. 1 (0:55 - 1:36)
V.O. 2 (1:37 - 1:47)(Breath)
V.O. 1 (1:48 - 2:29)
V.O. 2 (2:30 - 2:56)
         
Overdub (Draft) 2:58 1st Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
The American Way Volume 5°~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 18)~American
Rejects° (Too Fast)~A Legendary Performer Volume 3° (Bootleg)
Overdub (V.O. 1)   1st Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
 
Overdub (V.O. 2)   1st Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
 
Overdub (M) 2:56 1st Backup V.O's on January 24 Acetate°
Overdub (V.O. 1) 3:11 String overdubs on May 5
(SPA1 4139) (Not Used)
The Memphis Record°°
Overdub (V.O. 2) 3:29 String overdubs on May 5
(Not Used)
Keep Rollin' On (Venus)°°
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on May 5  
Overdub M 2:56 Brass & 2nd Backup V.O. on May 6 Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis In Memphis
(Legacy)°°~Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~(24 Bit)°°~Suspicious Minds - The
Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°

Mama Liked The Roses (Vocal Overdub)
XPA5 1152
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
V.O. 1 PB   Vocal Overdub of Jan 16 Track  
V.O. 2 (M) 3:22 Vocal Overdub of Jan 16 Track
(Undubbed Master)
From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°
Harmony
V.O.
V.O. 1 2:26 Harmony Vocal Overdub by Elvis
(Not Used)
From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°~Keep Rollin' On (Venus)° (Faded)
Harmony
V.O.
(M) 2:47 Harmony Vocal Overdub by Elvis
(Not Used)
The American Way Volume 1° (Count-in)~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 17
- Count-in)~American Rejects°
         
Overdub (M)   Brass overdubs & re-recorded
'Bell' Intro on March 18 (Eve)
 
Overdub (M) 2:35 String overdubs on March 19 (Aft) Memphis Memories (LP)° (Acetate - Faded)
Overdub M 2:48 Female Backup V.O. on Mar 31 1970
(SPA1 4135)
Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis At American
Sound (FTD)°° (Faded)~From Elvis In Memphis (2000)°°~Comp. Single
Collection 7°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's
Box 4°°~The Memphis Record°° (Different Mix - Faded)+From Elvis In
Memphis (Legacy)°

Wearin' That Loved On Look (Vocal Replacement)
XPA5 1145
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
V.O. PB 3:06 Full Vocal Replacement of
January 14 Master
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°°
         
Overdub (PB)   Guitar overdub on January 22  
         
Composite (Draft)   Unused Composite of :-
Repaired Vocals (0:00 - 0:55)
Unrepaired Vocals (0:56 - 1:24)
Repaired Vocals (1:24 - 2:48)
 
Composite (M)   Composite of :-
Repaired Vocals (0:00 - 1:06)
Unrepaired Vocals (1:07 - 1:22)
Repaired Vocals (1:23 - 2:48)
 
         
Overdub (V.O.) 2:43 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used) (SPA1 4126)
The Memphis Record°°
Overdub (Draft) 2:46 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
The American Way Volume 5°~Draft Mix Tape° (with Elvis' mock voice
at beginning)
Overdub M 2:47 Backup V.O's on January 24 From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°°~Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°
~The Memphis Sessions (Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Collection 33)°°
~From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°°~From Elvis In Memphis°°~Suspicious
Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°+The Other Side Of
Memphis°°

You'll Think Of Me (Vocal Replacement)
XPA5 1146
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
V.O (M) 4:27 Full Vocal Replacement of
January 14 Master
Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (Unedited)~The American Way Volume 5°
~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 22)~Edge Of Reality° (3:43)
         
Overdub (M)   Backup V.O's on January 24  
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on May 5  
Overdub M 4:00 Brass & Backup Vocal overdubs
on May 6
(SPA1 4134)
Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis In Memphis
(Legacy)°°~Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~(24 Bit)°°~Complete Single
Collection 6°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's
Box 4°°+The Memphis Record°° (Different Mix)+From Elvis In Memphis
(Legacy)°~Single°~Rare Elvis Volume 3° (Different Mix)

This Is The Story (Vocal Replacement)
XPA5 1143
  January 21 1969 (Tues: 8.00pm - 11.00pm)
V.O (M) 3:02 Full Vocal Replacement of
January 13 Master
Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (Complete)~Memphis Sessions (FTD)°° (Faded)
         
Overdub (M) 2:32 Backup V.O's on January 24 The American Way Vol. 5°~Draft Mix Tape° (Track 6)~American Rejects°
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on May 5  
Overdub M 2:28 Backup V.O's & Brass overdubs on May 6 Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis In Memphis
(Legacy)°°~Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~(24 Bit)°°~Suspicious Minds - The
Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°

In The Ghetto (Vocal Replacement)
XPA5 1154
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
V.O. (M) 3:06 Full Vocal Replacement of
January 21 Master
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°° (Complete)~E1 (30 #1 Hits DVD-A)°
~A Legendary Performer Volume 3° (Bootleg) (Part Only 1:34 - Isolated
Vocal Replacement)
         
Overdub (Take 22) 2:55 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
Keep Rollin' On (Venus)° (Count-in)~Draft Mix Tape° (Tr'k 15)~American
Rejects° (Unrepaired Vocals)
Overdub (M)   Backup V.O's on January 24  
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on March 18 (Aft)  
Overdub M 2:47 Brass overdubs on March 18 (Eve)
(SPA1 4137)
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°°~Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°
~Songs Of The Sixties (Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 2)°°
~Elvis 75 - Good Rockin' Tonight 3 (Legacy)°°~Elvis 75 CD3°°~From
Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°°~From Elvis In Memphis°°~Comp. Single
Collection 6°°~E1 (30 #1 Hits)°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969
Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°+The Memphis Record°°+The Other Side Of
Memphis°°+From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°

I'm Movin' On (Vocal Replacement)
XPA5 1147
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
V.O. PB 2:44 Full Vocal Replacement of
January 15 Master
after Band &
Brass overdubs on January 19
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°° (Original backing track)
+Guitar Man°°~Too Much Monkey Business (FTD)°° (Overdubbed)
       
Composite (Draft)   Unused Composite of :-
Unrepaired Vocals (0:00 - 0:53)
Repaired Vocals (0:53 - 1:08)
Unrepaired Vocals (1:08 - 1:38)
Repaired Vocals (1:38 - 2:43)
 
Alt. Composite 2:52 Composite of :-
Repaired Vocals (0:00 - 0:53)
Unrepaired Vocals (0:53 - 1:08)
Repaired Vocals (1:08 - 1:38)
Unrepaired Vocals (1:38 - 2:52)
Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology (CD2)°°
Composite (M)   Composite of :-
Unrepaired Vocals (0:00 - 0:53)
Repaired Vocals (0:53 - 2:43)
 
         
Overdub (Take 2) 3:03 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
Keep Rollin' On (Venus)°° (Unrepaired Vocals)
Overdub (V.O.) 2:46 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used) (SPA1 4130)
The Memphis Record°° (except 1st word "That")
Overdub (Draft) 2:50 Backup V.O's on January 24
(Not Used)
Draft Mix Tape° (Track 1)
Overdub M 2:53 Backup V.O's on January 24
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°°~Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°
~Country Roots (Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 8)°°~From
Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°°~From Elvis In Memphis°°~Suspicious Minds
- The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°+Other Side Of Memphis°°

Long Black Limousine (Vocal Repair)
XPA5 1142
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
V.O. (M) 4:22 Vocal Repair of January 13 Master
(From "Through tear filled eyes I
watch..." to end)
From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°
         
Overdub (M)   Brass & Piano (Bell) overdubs
on January 22
 
Overdub (M) 3:31 Backup V.O's on January 24 Draft Mix Tape° (Track 7)
Overdub M 3:40 String overdubs on March 18 (Aft)
(SPA1 4125)
From Elvis In Memphis (FTD)°°~Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°
~The Memphis Sessions (Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Collection 33)°°
~From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°°~From Elvis In Memphis°°~Suspicious
Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°+The Memphis
Record°°+The Other Side Of Memphis°°

Don't Cry Daddy (Vocal Overdub)
XPA5 1149
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
V.O. (M)   Vocal Overdub of Jan 15 Track
(Undubbed Master)
 
Harmony
V.O. 1
(M) 3:04 Harmony Vocal Overdub by Elvis From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°~The American Way Volume 1° (2:54)
Harmony
V.O. 2
(M) 2:54 Additional Harmony Vocal Overdub
by Elvis
Draft Mix Tape° (Track 20 - 2:54)
         
Overdub (M)   Brass overdubs on March 19 (Eve)  
Overdub M 2:48 String overdubs on March 21
(SPA1 4136)
Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 33)°°~Elvis 75 - Good Rockin'
Tonight 3 (Legacy)°°~From Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°~Elvis 75
CD3°°~Second To None°°~From Elvis In Memphis (2000)°°~Comp. Single
Collection 6°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology°°
~60's Box 4°°~Rare Elvis°°~Always On My Mind°°+The Memphis Record°°
+From Elvis In Memphis (Legacy)°

Poor Man's Gold (Vocal Overdub)
XPA5 1150
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
Take 1 FS 3:38 Vocal Overdub of Jan 15 Track
(Abandoned)
Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology° (Vocal Only)+From
Elvis At American Sound (FTD)°°~The American Way Volume 4°

From A Jack To A King
XPA5 1156
  January 22 1969 (Wed: 1.00am - 4.00am)
Take 1 FS
0:24   Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (Count-in)~Memphis Sessions (FTD)°°~The
American Way Volume 2°~Finding The Way Home° (1-6-1)
Take 2 FS 0:13   Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~Memphis Sessions (FTD)°°~The American
Way Volume 2°~Finding The Way Home° (1-6-2)
Take 3 PB 3:23 (Followed by Rehearsal) Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~Memphis Sessions (FTD)°°~Finding The Way
Home° (1-6-3)~American Crown Jewels°~Animal Instinct° (PB only)
+The American Way Volume 2° (PB + Rehearsal)
Take 4 2xFS
+LFS
2:17   Back In Memphis (FTD)°° (2xFS only)+The American Way Volume 2°
~Finding The Way Home° (2-6-1) (2xFS+LFS - Faded)
Take 5 (M) 2:30 (Undubbed / Unrepaired Master) Back In Memphis (FTD)°°
         
Overdub (M) 2:21 Backup V.O's on January 24 Draft Mix Tape° (Track 12)
Overdub (M)   String overdubs on May 7 (Afternoon)  
Overdub (M)   Brass overdubs on May 7 (Evening)  
Spliced M 2:25 Elvis' Mock Voice spliced out
(2:04 - 2:07 replaced by
1:16 - 1:19 of Take 5)
Complete Elvis Presley Masters 17 (Sony)°°~The Memphis Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 33)°°~From Elvis In Memphis
(Legacy)°°~Back In Memphis (FTD)°°~Great Country Songs (DSD)°°
~Back In Memphis (24 Bit)°°~Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969
Anthology°°~60's Box 4°°

Notes

Made In Memphis Draft mix tape Memphis Record  Suspicious Minds Master
0:00 - 0:05
Unrepaired master
Unrepaired master
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Unrepaired master
0:05 - 0:35
Unrepaired master
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
Unrepaired master
0:35 - 0:53 (instr.)
Unrepaired master
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair (instr.)
Vocal repair (instr.)
Unrepaired master
0:53 - 1:08
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
1:08 - 1:38
Unrepaired master
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
1:38 - 1:52
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
1:53 - 2:43
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
Vocal repair
Unrepaired master
Vocal repair
2:43 - 2:52
Unrepaired master
-
-
Unrepaired master
-

A comparison of the different versions of I'm Movin' On released, are shown above.

The 'Vocal Repair' on I'm Movin' On consists of the following:-

0:00-0:05 "That..."
0:05-0:35 "...big eight-wheeler" to"move on, baby"
0:53-1:08 (*) replaced with alternate lyrics, (**):
(*) "That big bad whistle as he blew and blew" to "Please listen to me let this rattler free and keep movin' on. Move on son, move on."
(**) "Mr fireman won't you please listen to me" to "Please listen to me let this rattler free and keep movin' on. Move on son, move on."
1:08-1:38 added, non-verbose "ta-ta"
1:38-2:42 "I told you baby" to end

The re-recorded 'Guitar Man (1980)' / 'Too Much Monkey Business (FTD)' version of I'm Movin' On has the repaired vocal track only.

RCA's official session logs incorrectly list the session times of some songs recorded:-
Hey Jude is listed as being recorded (22nd) 1.00am - 4.00am instead of (21st) 8.00pm - 11.00pm
From A Jack To A King is listed as being recorded (21st) 8.00pm - 11.00pm instead of (22nd) 1.00am - 4.00am

There are two draft mono mix tapes, of which at least one is dated February 28, 1969. A tape log of a later tape copy of both these tapes (except for the last three tracks of the second tape - Don't Cry Daddy, A Little Bit Of Green & You'll Think Of Me) was shown in the magazine 'The Man and His Music' #13 listed as 'Basic + Alt. Vocals'. This source is referred to as the 'Draft mix tape'. This mono tape was actually the source of the 1992 bootleg 'American Rejects' (AR 1569), although the notes claimed acetate source for that. 

Part of Take 1 (0:55 - 1:55 & 2:55 - 4:15) of Hey Jude is spliced with Take 5 on FTD's 'Memphis Sessions'.

Hey Jude is listed as "Track Only" in the session logs. It's possible that Elvis' vocals were not considered good enough for release at the time this song was recorded, although overdubs were still added to the song. This would explain why Hey Jude was not released with the rest of the songs from these sessions, in 1969, but was eventually released in 1972 on the album 'Elvis Now'.

The date is unknown when the Backup Vocal overdubs were added to My Little Friend. 'Sessions III' lists My Little Friend as having Backup Vocals overdubbed on January 23, but the session log shows that as of February 4 (Date of the Job Number) no backup vocals had been overdubbed. You can just about hear the backing singers during the guitar intro on the US Male CD and the Almost In Love LP. This does not appear on any other versions.

There is a page missing from the session logs between March 25 and May 5 1969, and as there appears to have been no backup vocals overdubbed to any songs in May (Apart from May 6 & 7 where Brass was also overdubbed) it is safe to assume that it is from March. The date of the job number at the bottom of the March 25 overdub session log is March 28, so it would be safe to assume that this missing overdub session would be before March 28. The March 25 overdub session was for "Strings" and "Backup Vocals" and was held from 2.00pm until 5.00pm but it may well be that another session was held in the evening of March 25 but just for the backup vocalists (Sonja Montgomery, Millie Kirkham, Dolores Edgin, Hurshell Wigington and Joe Babcock) to add their vocals to the missing six tracks.

Remixed versions of Mama Liked The Roses, Long Black Limousine, Don't Cry Daddy and You'll Think Of Me can be found on 'The Memphis Record'.

Different remixed versions of In The Ghetto can be found on 'Elvis 30 #1 Hits (E1)' and 'The Memphis Record'.

The instrumental 'Track' Poor Man's Gold can be heard after the last track (Kentucky Rain) on "Finding The Way Home".

The bell intro of Mama Liked the Roses was re-recorded and replaced on March 18 1969 (Evening). Final backup vocal overdub for single release was done by Sandy Posey (Sandra P. Robinson) in Nashville on March 31 1970.

Just after Take 3 of Wearin' That Loved On Look on 'Memphis Sessions (FTD)' Elvis can be heard singing a couple of lines of A Little Less Conversation. The same two lines of A Little Less Conversation can be heard spliced to the beginning I'm Movin' On on 'Suspicious Minds - The Memphis 1969 Anthology'.

Piano player Bobby Wood and guitar player Reggie Young are listed as having been included on overdubs of Long Black Limousine, but not Wearin' That Loved On Look on January 22. A comparison with the undubbed session implies that it is rather the other way around with Reggie Young, as an overdubbed guitar can be identified on Wearin' That Loved On Look, but not on Long Black Limousine. Apart from that, an overdubbed 'Bell' is actually heard during the intro of Long Black Limousine (double effect on piano notes). This is similar to the overdubbed bell sound on Mama Liked the Roses. The bell instrument is not easily identified, but could be an electric piano, which in that case would confirm the Bobby Wood overdub information at least.

Finally, no brass at all can be identified on Wearin' That Loved On Look.

The 'Vocal Replacement' on Wearin' That Loved On Look consists of the following:-
0:00-0:55 "I have to leave town...that loved on look"
0:56-1:06 "Shoop shoop shoop shoop" to "Baby, you're wearin' that loved on look"
1:07-1:22 "Baby, if you ever loved me" to "in Arkansas"
1:23-1:24 "Baby..."
1:24-2:48 "...you're wearing that loved on look" to end

'Sessions III' does not list You'll Think Of Me as having Backup Vocal overdubs done between January 22 and January 24, but the session log shows that as of February 4 (Date of the Job Number) backup vocals had been overdubbed, indicating that backup vocals were overdubbed between January 22 and 24.

The 'Single' versions of My Little Friend and You'll Think Of Me are remixed when compared to the 'Album' versions.

Takes 1, 2 and 3 of From A Jack To A King on FTD's 'Memphis Sessions' are presented in the wrong order - It is actually Takes 2, 1 and 3.

From A Jack To A King is spliced to take out Elvis' Mock voice ("You made-a me king of your heart" 2:04 - 2:07) and is replaced from the same line used earlier in the same take ("You made me king of your heart" 1:16 - 1:19). The "Mock" part was replaced on the multi-track tape so this has been re-inserted on the left channel when the undubbed/unfinished master was used on FTD's Classic Album release of 'Back In Memphis'.

From A Jack To A King is listed as being recorded on January 21 (1.00am - 4.00am) in Ernst Jørgensen's book 'A Life In Music', although this song is mentioned in his other "Sessions" books 'Recording Sessions' and 'Reconsider Baby', and in the session logs, as being recorded tonight between 8.00pm and 11.00pm.

By taking out two of the four channels from the rare Japanese Quadraphonic LP of 'From Elvis In Memphis' is how the "Previously Unreleased Versions" were created on the bootleg "The Other Side Of Memphis" (Bilko).

In March of 2007, Sony decided to go through all of Elvis' masters. They retransferred everything and remastered all tracks including repairing as many clicks, pops, bad edits and dropouts as they could. They have used these newly mastered recordings on their new releases since 2007 including budget soundtracks, 'Legacy' releases, the 30 disc 'Complete Elvis Presley Masters' collection and the Franklin Mint package.

Session Logs
Recording Information
January 21 1969
January 21 1969
Draft Mix Tape
Basic & Alt. Vocals
Draft Mix Tape
Music Sheet
I'm Movin' On
I'm Movin' On (Thanks to Glen Johnson)

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