King Creole by Elvis Presley

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King Creole (1958) by Elvis Presley

King Creole is the second soundtrack album by American singer and musician Elvis Presley, issued by RCA Victor, in mono on September 19, 1958, recorded in four days at Radio Recorders in Hollywood. It contains songs written and recorded expressly for the 1958 film of the same name starring Presley, and peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart. It followed the film’s release by over ten weeks. It was certified Gold on July 15, 1999 by the Recording Industry Association of America.

The album was No 1 for seven consecutive weeks from chart date September 20, 1958.

Find out more at Wikipedia*, and Official Charts*.

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