I Got Lucky

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I Got Lucky
Compilation album by Elvis Presley
Released October, 1971
Genre Rock
Label RCA Camden
Elvis Presley chronology
The Other Sides – Elvis Worldwide Gold Award Hits Vol. 2
(1971)
I Got Lucky
(1971)
Elvis sings The Wonderful World of Christmas
(1971)

I Got Lucky is a compilation album by Elvis Presley. The album, released in October 1971, is a follow-up to the C'mon Everybody album as it features the remaining tracks from the soundtrack EP's (previously unissued on LP) of the same four films from the first compilation plus one non-movie/non-LP track.[1] It was certified Gold on January 6, 2004 and Platinum on September 15, 2011 by the RIAA.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Recording date Length
1. "I Got Lucky" (from Kid Galahad) Dolores Fuller, Ben Weisman and Fred Wise October 27, 1961 1:58
2. "What a Wonderful Life" (from Follow That Dream) Jerry Livingston and Sid Wayne July 2, 1961 2:29
3. "I Need Somebody to Lean On" (from Viva Las Vegas) Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman July 10, 1963 3:03
4. "Yoga Is as Yoga Does" (from Easy Come, Easy Go) Gerald Nelson, Fred Burch September 29, 1966 2:12
5. "Riding the Rainbow" (from Kid Galahad) Ben Weisman and Fred Wise October 26, 1961 1:41
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Recording date Length
1. "Fools Fall in Love"   Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller May 28, 1966 2:07
2. "The Love Machine" (from Easy Come, Easy Go) Fred Burch, Gerald Nelson and Chuck Taylor September 29, 1966 2:51
3. "Home Is Where the Heart Is" (from Kid Galahad) Hal David, Sherman Edwards and Donald Meyer October 26, 1961 1:53
4. "You Gotta Stop" (from Easy Come, Easy Go) Bernie Baum, Bill Giant, Florence Kaye September 29, 1966 2:20
5. "If You Think I Don't Need You" (from Viva Las Vegas) Gary Joe Cooper and Red West July 9, 1963 2:04

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sources:
    • "I Got Lucky". Elvis - The Music. Sony Music Entertainment. 2015. Retrieved January 12, 2015. 
    • "C'mon Everybody". Elvis - The Music. Sony Music Entertainment. 2015. Retrieved January 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ "I Got Lucky". RIAA. 2013. Retrieved October 21, 2013.  Note: Enter advanced search for I Got Lucky