||Elvis Introduction / Only Believe (with
unused horns overdub)
Pure Elvis - Undubbed Sacred Songs
I, John (take 2, undubbed master)
Life (take 20, undubbed master)
Reach Out To Jesus (take 9)
He Is My Everything (undubbed master from accetate)
He Knows Just What I Need (take 9)
Swing Down, Sweet Chariot (undubbed movie version)
We Call On Him (take 3)
Padre (master, mono)
Elvis Introduction / You'll Never Walk Alone (take 2)
1956 - 1977: Elvis impromptu, "Live" and Rare
On The Jericho Road (Sun Studio: December 4 1956)
(There'll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (Ed Sullivan: January 6 1957)
Down By The Riverside / When The Saints Go Marchin' In (movie version)
The Lord's Prayer (edit)
Elvis Introduction / Must Jesus Bear The Cross Alone / Turn Your Eyes
Upon Jesus / Nearer My God To Thee
Bosom Of Abraham / You Better Run
The Impossible Dream (MSG June 10, 1972 - Introduction by Elvis)
Where No One Stands Alone (Montgomery, AL, Febuary 16, 1977)
Seasons Greetings from Elvis: The Christmas Radio Special from
December 3, 1967
Announcer / Here Comes Santa Claus
Announcer / Blue Christmas
Announcer / O Little Town Of Bethlehem
Dale Robertson / Christmas Seal Charity Appeal
Announcer / Silent Night
I'll Be Home For Christmas
Announcer / I Believe
Announcer / If Every Day Was Like Christmas
Announcer / How Great Thou Art
His Hand In Mine
Announcer / Promotion of Elvis' albums
Elvis' Special Message / I'll Be Home For Christmas
More Pure Elvis - Undubbed Christmas Carols
The First Noel (undubbed master)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (take 1, undubbed master)
352 page hardcover book (30.5cm x 25.5cm) including 1 CD.
Follow That Dream (FTD) will release the second volume of "Elvis: His Songs Of Praise", this book completes the story chronicling a further 51 sacred,
spiritual and inspirational gospel songs to add to the 55 songs featured in "His
Songs Of Praise Volume 1". Once again, the story of each song is told with
extensively researched detail. Also observe the high quality and subtle
differences on the front cover and many other photographs of Elvis featured
throughout the 350 pages.
In addition, the 32-track CD that runs for over 79 minutes features many rare
and officially unreleased tracks.
As the second volume of "Elvis: His Songs Of Praise", this book completes the
story chronicling a further 51 sacred, spiritual and inspirational gospel songs
to add to the 55 songs featured in the first volume. Once again, the story of
each song is told in extensively researched detail; also observe the high
quality and subtle differences on the front cover and many other photographs of
Elvis throughout the 350 pages.
Elvis' vast knowledge and diversity of spiritual music is fully highlighted
within the combined 700 pages, his sincere interpretations of them and how he
dipped into music from the gospel category throughout his career.
Running at over 79 minutes, the 32 track CD issued with this book features many
rare and officially unreleased tracks. These include many "Pure Elvis" un-dubbed
studio masters, a dozen rare performances from 1956 to 1977 taken from "live
shows", studio and movie outtakes plus impromptu recordings. An added bonus is
the officially unreleased December 3rd 1967 Christmas Radio Special, Season's
Greetings From Elvis, shipped to 2,000 radio stations across America for the
(© Trevor Simpson - elvisthebestofbritish.co.uk
There are some mistakes on the track listings:|
Track 09 - Padre is listet in the seciton "undubbed songs", but it is the
master (mono) with all overdubs.
Track 10 - You'll Never Walk Alone is listed as extended master, but it is take
Track 16 - Listed as March 31, 1972 recording, but it is spliced from March
29, 1977, Alexandria (Bosom Of Abraham) and March 31, 1972, rehearsal (You Better
Track 01 - I, John was recorded on June 9, 1971 and
not on June 10, 1976, as listed.
Track 04 - Reach Out To Jesus was recorded on June 8, 1971 and not on June
9, 1971, as listed.
Track 31 - The First Noel was recorded on May 16, 1971 and not on May 21,
1971, as listed.
Track 32 -
O Come, All Ye Faithful was recorded on May 16, 1971 and not on May 21,
1971, as listed.
Tracks 04 and 08 are listed as undubbed alternate takes. This term is
needless, because only master takes are overdubbed.