(Such an) Easy Question
|"(Such an) Easy Question"|
|Single by Elvis Presley|
|from the album Pot Luck|
|B-side||"It Feels So Right"|
|Released||1962 (on Pot Luck)|
1965 (as single)
|Format||45 vinyl 7" single|
|Recorded||March 18, 1962|
|Studio||RCA Studio B, Nashville, TN|
|Genre||Rock and Roll, pop|
|Elvis Presley singles chronology|
The song was recorded on March 18, 1962 at RCA Studio B in Nashville, Tennessee. The song was published by Elvis Presley Music, Inc. It was written by Otis Blackwell and Winfield Scott. It was first released on the Pot Luck album in 1962 and again in 1965 as a single due to its inclusion in the Elvis Presley movie Tickle Me. The B side was "It Feels So Right". The Jordanaires provided the background vocals.
The single release was the follow-up to "Crying in the Chapel" and peaked at number 11 on the US Billboard Hot 100. As with "Crying in the Chapel", "(Such an) Easy Question" reached the top of the Billboard Easy Listening chart, spending two weeks at number one in July 1965. The single was also released in Germany, Chile, New Zealand, and Trinidad and Tobago.
- (Such An) Easy Question/It Feels So Right. Discogs.
- Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 196.