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Leiber/M. Stoller—Progressive/Elvis Presley track 66130-2/1993 QO-08 I Don’t Wanna Be Tied women! ladies! ladies! H2PB 3273 Giant/Baum/Kaye—Elvis Presley track LSP 2621/1962 RO-sp Plantation Rock Double beneficial properties NPA5 5824 Giant/Baum/Kaye—Elvis Presley tune 66130-2/1993 Unknown AAO-11 We’ll Be jointly women! women! women! N2PB 3276 Charles O’Curran/Dudley Brooks—Gladys song LSP 2621/1962 The Let’s Be acquaintances album unlock (CAS 2408/1970) of “Mama” (WPA1 8122) is spliced from LO take 10 and movie model sung through the Amigos. “Earth Boy” (movie model) is spliced from takes 2 and four, with lady voices overdubbed. “Plantation Rock” (RO) is spliced from take 17 and unknown take. the unique liberate on Elvis: A mythical Performer quantity four (CPL1 4848) is incorrectly edited. the discharge at the Double beneficial properties CD (66130-2) is spliced to check the unique lacquer. The Amigos: Jose Vadis, Pedro Berrios, Miguel Alcaide, Felix Melendes. Otis Blackwell and his associate, Winfield Scott, have been engaged on songs for Paramount’s new photograph, ladies! women! women! yet may in simple terms get a hold of numbers that healthy the ranking: “We’re Comin’ In Loaded” and a stab at a name track. Otis continuously acquired the eye of the Presley association, and the music he’d written with Winfield Scott, “(Such An) effortless Question,” have been a standout on the Nashville consultation past that month. At a gathering with the Colonel in Hill & Range’s ny places of work, Blackwell said that he’d written simply songs for the recent script, yet then pointed out one other quantity known as “Return To Sender. ” The Colonel wasn’t mostly taken with song-pitching, yet he was once good conscious of the consistent want for fabric, and he requested Blackwell to play it for him. “Don’t worry,” Parker advised him after listening to it, “that will move into the motion picture, i will let you know that, ’cause it’s a very good track. ” in fact now not each track can be a masterpiece, and Blackwell and Scott’s personal tackle “Girls! women! ladies! ” used to be discovered in need of in comparison to the tune of a similar identify Leiber and Stoller had written for the Coasters in 1960, and it used to be Jerry and Mike’s model that turned the name tune of the hot Elvis motion picture. simply as with the Blue Hawaii classes, there have been not less than fifteen various songs on hand whilst soundtrack recording begun: numerous very mediocre songs from the Tepper and Bennett staff, from the hot huge, Baum, and Kaye staff, and really nice ballads from the pens of Ruth Batchelor and Bob Roberts, who had had their first cuts on child Galahad. while a birthday tune used to be had to healthy the tale, musical director Charles O’Curran sat down along with his longtime studio pianist, Dudley Brooks, and wrote a music referred to as “Mama. ” It wasn’t correct, so after the consultation they attempted back and instantly recorded a backing music for “We’ll Be Together,” on which Elvis could later overdub a vocal. Elvis, as ordinary, sought after a few of his personal musicians with him at the Coast, so the studio flew out Scotty, D. J. , Boots, and the Jordanaires a couple of days prior to Elvis, who nonetheless most well-liked to force himself.