I'm Yours (Elvis Presley song)

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"I'm Yours"
I'm Yours Elvis 45.jpg
Single by Elvis Presley
from the album Pot Luck
B-side"(It's a) Long Lonely Highway"
ReleasedAugust 1965
Format7" vinyl single
RecordedJune 26, 1961 (1961-06-26)
GenreRock and Roll, Pop
Length2:21
LabelRCA Victor
Songwriter(s)
Elvis Presley singles chronology
"(Such an) Easy Question"
(1965)
"I'm Yours"
(1965)
"Puppet on a String" / "Wooden Heart"
(1965)

"I'm Yours" is 1961 song recorded by Elvis Presley which appeared on the Pot Luck with Elvis album. The recording was released as a single in 1965. It was written by Don Robertson and Hal Blair.

Background[edit]

The song was recorded by Elvis Presley on June 26, 1961, at RCA's Nashville studios, and released on the album, Pot Luck with Elvis, on June 5, 1962. It was published by Elvis Presley's publishing company Gladys Music, Inc. The single was also released in Canada, France, and New Zealand.

It was not released as a single until three years later when it was featured in Presley's film Tickle Me (1965).[1][2] "I'm Yours" peaked at number 11 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in October 1965. "I'm Yours" reached the top of the Billboard Easy Listening chart to become Presley's third consecutive number-one single on the chart.[3]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1965) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 11
US Billboard Adult Contemporary[5] 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "I'm Yours" (LP Master) video
  2. ^ Elvis Presley – I'm Yours / (It's A) Long Lonely Highway. Discogs.
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 196.
  4. ^ "Music: Top 100 Songs - Billboard Hot 100 Chart". Billboard. October 9, 1965. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  5. ^ "Adult Contemporary Music Chart - Billboard". Billboard. October 9, 1965. Retrieved September 25, 2018.

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