Welcome to My World (Elvis Presley album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Welcome to My World
Compilation album by Elvis Presley
Released March 1977
Genre Country rock
Length 27:32
Label RCA Victor
Elvis Presley chronology
From Elvis Presley Boulevard, Memphis, Tennessee
(1976)
Welcome to My World
(1977)
Moody Blue
(1977)

Welcome to My World was the title of a compilation album by Elvis Presley that was released by RCA Records in early 1977, just months before his death. According to Elvis: The Illustrated Record by Roy Carr and Mick Farren, all but one track on this album had been previously released. That track is "I Can't Stop Loving You", recorded during the afternoon performance at Madison Square Garden on June 10, 1972; the remainder of the concert remained unreleased until the 1990s when it was issued as An Afternoon in the Garden. It was certified gold on September 30, 1977 and platinum on January 14, 1983 by the RIAA. One track, Your Cheatin' Heart, dated back 20 years.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Welcome to My World" (live) Ray Winkler and John Hathcock 1:57
2. "Help Me Make It Through the Night"   Kris Kristofferson 2:45
3. "Release Me (And Let Me Love Again)" (live) Dub Williams (Eddie Miller, Robert Yount, and James Pebworth) 2:56
4. "I Really Don't Want to Know"   Don Robertson 2:44
5. "For the Good Times" (live) Kris Kristofferson 3:07
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Make the World Go Away" (live) Hank Cochran 3:33
2. "Gentle on My Mind"   John Hartford 3:21
3. "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" (live) Hank Williams 2:01
4. "Your Cheatin' Heart"   Hank Williams 2:26
5. "I Can't Stop Loving You" (live; previously unreleased) Don Gibson 2:22

Certifications[edit]

Region Provider Certification(s)
United States RIAA Platinum

External links[edit]