I Got Stung
|"I Got Stung"|
|Single by Elvis Presley|
|Released||October 21, 1958|
|Format||45 RPM Single,|
|Recorded||June 11, 1958, RCA Studios, Nashville, Tennessee|
|Genre||Rock and roll|
|Songwriter(s)||Aaron Schroeder, David Hill|
|Elvis Presley singles chronology|
"I Got Stung" is a 1958 song recorded by Elvis Presley and released as a single written by Aaron Schroeder and David Hill and published by Elvis Presley's company Gladys Music, Inc.. It was number one in the UK in 1959 and 2005 as a double A side single.
Clocking in at under two minutes, an upbeat, bouncy rock and roll number, it features some of Elvis' most rapid-fire vocals alongside humorous and catchy lyrics.
Presley recorded this, his final song of the 1950s, on June 11, 1958, when he went to Nashville during his army stint, as he was preparing to set sail for Germany.
The song appeared on the 1959 compilation 50,000,000 Elvis Fans Can't Be Wrong.
- "I Got Stung - Elvis Presley - Song Info". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
- "I Got Stung - Full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Official Charts Company. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
- Rice, Jo (1982). The Guinness Book of 500 Number One Hits (1st ed.). Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Superlatives Ltd. p. 41. ISBN 0-85112-250-7.