I Need Your Love Tonight
|"I Need Your Love Tonight"|
|Single by Elvis Presley|
|from the album 50,000,000 Elvis Fans Can't Be Wrong|
|A-side||"A Fool Such as I"|
|Released||March 10, 1959|
|Format||7", 45 rpm vinyl|
|Recorded||June 10, 1958, RCA Studios, Nashville, Tennessee|
|Genre||Rock and roll|
|Songwriter(s)||Sid Wayne, Bix Reichner|
|Elvis Presley singles chronology|
Elvis Presley recorded the song on June 10, 1958, in RCA Studios, Nashville, Tennessee. It was the second of several single releases recorded at a final session conducted just prior to Presley leaving the US for Germany to serve in the United States Army; he would not return to a recording studio until the spring of 1960.
The song reached number four on the Billboard pop singles chart in 1959. Released as a double A-side with "A Fool Such as I", the song reached No. 1 in the UK Singles Chart in May 1959 for five weeks.
In popular culture
- Rice, Jo (1982). The Guinness Book of 500 Number One Hits (1st ed.). Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Superlatives Ltd. p. 43. ISBN 0-85112-250-7.
- "I Need Your Love Tonight : by Elvis Presley : Elvis Australia : Official Elvis Presley Fan Club". Lyrics.elvispresley.com.au. Retrieved 2014-04-04.
- "Sitemap". Elvis.com. Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-04.
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