Worldwide 50 Gold Award Hits Vol. 1

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Worldwide 50 Gold Award Hits Vol. 1
Compilation album by Elvis Presley
Released August, 1970
Genre Rock
Label RCA Records
Elvis Presley chronology
On Stage: February 1970
(1970)
Worldwide 50 Gold Award Hits Vol. 1
(1970)
Almost in Love
(1970)

Worldwide 50 Gold Award Hits Vol. 1 is a compilation box set by Elvis Presley. The four-album set was released in August, 1970, as his 38th album. The set peaked at number 45 on the Billboard 200 and at number 25 on the country chart.[1] It was certified Gold on February 13, 1973, Platinum on March 27, 1992 and 2x Platinum on June 17, 1992 by the Recording Industry Association of America.[2] Of the 51 tracks featured, four make their album debut in this collection: "Viva Las Vegas", "Suspicious Minds", "Don't Cry Daddy", and "Kentucky Rain".

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Heartbreak Hotel"   2:01
2. "I Was The One"   2:33
3. "I Want You I Need You I Love You"   2:39
4. "Don't Be Cruel"   2:03
5. "Hound Dog"   2:15
6. "Love Me Tender"   2:45
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Any Way You Want Me"   2:15
2. "Too Much"   2:32
3. "Playing For Keeps"   2:48
4. "All Shook Up"   1:58
5. "That's When Your Heartaches Begin"   3:25
6. "Loving You"   2:15
Side three
No. Title Length
1. "Teddy Bear"   1:53
2. "Jailhouse Rock"   2:30
3. "Treat Me Nice"   2:12
4. "I Beg Of You"   1:53
5. "Don't"   2:48
6. "Wear My Ring Around Your Neck"   2:15
7. "Hard Headed Woman"   1:53
Side four
No. Title Length
1. "I Got Stung"   1:50
2. "Fool Such As I"   2:36
3. "Big Hunk O' Love"   2:12
4. "Stuck On You"   2:16
5. "Mess Of Blues"   2:41
6. "It's Now Or Never"   3:25
Side five
No. Title Length
1. "I Gotta Know"   2:14
2. "Are You Lonesome Tonight?"   3:05
3. "Surrender"   1:51
4. "I Feel So Bad"   2:54
5. "Little Sister"   2:29
6. "Can't Help Falling In Love"   3:01
Side six
No. Title Length
1. "Rock-A-Hula Baby"   2:24
2. "Anything That's Part Of You"   1:57
3. "Good Luck Charm"   2:24
4. "She's Not You"   2:03
5. "Return To Sender"   2:05
6. "Where Do You Come From"   2:08
7. "One Broken Heart For Sale"   2:09
Side seven
No. Title Length
1. "Devil In Disguise"   2:01
2. "Bossa Nova Baby"   1:35
3. "Kissin' Cousins"   2:18
4. "Viva Las Vegas"   2:11
5. "Ain't That Loving You Baby"   2:22
6. "Wooden Heart"   2:02
Side eight
No. Title Length
1. "Crying In The Chapel"   2:23
2. "If I Can Dream"   2:12
3. "In The Ghetto"   2:48
4. "Suspicious Minds"   3:15
5. "Don't Cry Daddy"   3:09
6. "Kentucky Rain"   2:44
7. "Excerpts From Elvis Sails"   4:27

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elvis' 50 Worldwide Gold Award Hits, Vol. 1". Allmusic. Rovi Corp. 2013. Retrieved May 25, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Searchable database". RIAA. Recording Industry Association of America. 2013. Retrieved May 25, 2013.  Note: Enter search for "Worldwide 50 Gold Award Hits, Volume 1"