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June 23 1970 (Overdub)
(+ 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)

RCA Studio B - Nashville, Tennessee
Producer: Felton Jarvis
Engineer: Al Pachucki

Elvis Presley    

Bridge Over Troubled Water
(vocal replacement & harmony vocal overdub - last verse)
ZPA4 1600
  June 23 1970 (Tue)
V.O. (M) 4:29 Full vocal replacement, after band
and backup v.o's
From Elvis In Nashville 1°° (no band overdubs or backup v.o's)
V.O. (M) 4:29 Harmony vocal overdubbed to last
verse, after vocal replacement
You Know, It Don't Have To Be Strictly Country Volume 1°°~Acetate°°
Overdub (M) 4:29 Brass & string overdubs on June 30 Taking Care Of Business - In A Flash (FTD)°° (no harmony vocal)
+You Know, It Don't Have To Be Strictly Country Volume 2°° (see notes)
+Pure Diamonds Volume 2°~For The Good Times° (see notes) (with
harmony vocal)
Overdub (M) 4:29 Additional backup v.o's on Oct. 1 Elvis Inspirational (DSD)°°~Heart And Soul (DSD)°°~70s Box 3°°
Overdub M 4:39 With overdubbed applause Complete Elvis Presley Masters 19 (Sony)°°~The Nashville Sessions
(Franklin Mint Comp. Masters Coll. 27)°°~That's The Way It Is (FTD)°°
~That's The Way It Is (24 Bit)°°+That's The Way It Is CD1°°~That's The
Way It Is - Deluxe Edition 1°°+The Definitive Love Album°° (edited)

There Goes My Everything (harmony vocal overdub)
ZPA4 1624
  June 23 1970 (Tue)
V.O. (M)   Harmony vocal overdubbed to
June 8 master
Overdub (M)   Brass & string overdubs on June 30  
Overdub M 2:57 Backup vocal overdubs on Oct. 1 Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 20 (Sony)°°~Country Legend (Franklin Mint
Comp. Masters Collection 18)°°~Elvis 75 CD3°°~Elvis Country (FTD)°°
~Elvis Country (24 Bit)°°~Complete Single Collection 7°°~70s Box 1°°
+Taking Care Of Business - In A Flash (FTD)°~The Mono Masters CD4
(Venus)° (single version)


Elvis' harmony vocal overdub on 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' is not present as heard on FTD's Taking Care Of Business - In A Flash, but it is present on the bootlegs You Know, It Don't Have To Be Strictly Country Volume 2, Pure Diamonds Volume 2 and For The Good Times and all of these releases contain brass and strings overdubbed after Elvis harmony vocal overdub. This was achieved by either turning on or off the separate "Harmony Vocal" track on the 16-track tape.

Sample of 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' with Elvis' original vocals in the left channel and his re-recorded vocals in the right channel.