I'm Leavin' (Elvis Presley song)

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"I'm Leavin'"
Single by Elvis Presley
A-side"I'm Leavin'"
B-side"Heart of Rome"
RecordedMay 20, 1971
Elvis Presley singles chronology
"I'm Leavin'"
"It's Only Love"

"I'm Leavin'" is a 1971 song by Elvis Presley. It was written by Sonny Charles and Michael Jarrett.[1]

The song was originally released in 1971 as a single, with "Heart of Rome" (from the album Love Letters from Elvis) on the B-side.[2] In the United States "I'm Leavin'" reached number 36 on Billboard Hot 100 for the week of August 21, 1971.[3] In the UK Singles Chart, it reached number 23 for the week of October 2, 1971.[4]

Later "I'm Leavin'" was included in the 1980 box set Elvis Aron Presley (on the record 8 titled "Lost Singles").[5]


Sourced from Keith Flynn and AFM session logs.[6]


Chart (1971) Peak
UK (Official Charts Company)[4] 23
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 36


  1. ^ a b David F. Lonergan (2005). Hit Records, 1950–1975. Scarecrow Press. pp. 104–. ISBN 978-0-8108-5129-0.
  2. ^ "Elvis Presley - I'm Leavin' at Discogs". Retrieved 2016-12-15.
  3. ^ a b "Elvis Presley - Chart history (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 2016-12-14.
  4. ^ a b "Elvis Presley - full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2016-12-14.
  5. ^ "Elvis Presley - Elvis Aron Presley (1955–1980 – 25 Anniversary) at Discogs". Retrieved 2016-12-15.
  6. ^ http://www.keithflynn.com/recording-sessions/710520.html#01

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