I Was the One

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"I Was The One"
Song by Elvis Presley
Recorded January 11, 1956
Label RCA Victor
Writer Aaron Schroeder
Bill Peppers
Claude Demetrius
Hal Blair
Producer Steve Sholes

I Was The One is a song by Elvis Presley, written by Aaron Schroeder, Bill Peppers, Claude Demetrius and Hal Blair.

Presley recorded it at RCA's Studios, Nashville, on January 11, 1956.[1] It was released as the flip side of the "Heartbreak Hotel" single (RCA Victor 20-6420 (78 rpm record) and RCA Victor 47-6420 (single)) in 1956. Producer was Steve Sholes.[1]

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The Swedish band Streaplers has also recorded the song. It was released on the LP "Speed" (Bohus Bglp 5010) in 1978.


  1. ^ a b Elvis Presley Recording Sessions

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