Don't (Elvis Presley song)

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"Don't"
Single by Elvis Presley
B-side "I Beg of You"
Released January 7, 1958
Format 45 rpm,78 rpm single
Recorded September 6, 1957
Genre Rock and roll
Length 2:49
Writer(s) Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller
Producer(s) Leiber-Stoller
Elvis Presley singles chronology
"Jailhouse Rock" / "Treat Me Nice"
(1957)
"Don't" / "I Beg of You"
(1958)
"Wear My Ring Around Your Neck" / "Doncha' Think It's Time"
(1958)

"Don't" is a song performed by Elvis Presley, which was released in 1958. It was Presley's eleventh number-one hit in the United States. "Don't" also peaked at number four on the R&B charts.[1] Billboard ranked it as the No. 3 song for 1958.[2]

The song was included in the musical revue "Smokey Joe's Cafe", as a medley with "Love Me".

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1958) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 1
US Billboard Hot Country Singles 2
US Billboard Hot R&B Singles 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 468. 
  2. ^ Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1958

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Get a Job" by The Silhouettes
Billboard Top 100 number-one single
March 10, 1958 (1 week)
Succeeded by
"Tequila" by The Champs