CDN$ 50.95 + CDN$ 3.49 shipping
In Stock. Sold by Vanderbilt CA
Add to Cart
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.

More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Colour:
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
      

Elvis Is Back


Price: CDN$ 50.95
Only 1 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Vanderbilt CA.
2 new from CDN$ 50.95 4 used from CDN$ 11.99

Frequently Bought Together

Elvis Is Back + 24 Karat Hits. Elvis Presley (SACD) + Stereo '57 (Essential Elvis Vol.2). Elvis Presley (SACD)
Price For All Three: CDN$ 124.47

These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Show details


Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Product Details

  • Audio CD (July 13 1999)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Sony Music Canada Inc.
  • ASIN: B00000IYWH
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  LP Record
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #112,566 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Stuck On You
2. Fame And Fortune
3. Make Me Know It
4. Fever
5. The Girl Of My Best Friend
6. I Will Be Home Again
7. Dirty, Dirty Feeling
8. The Thrill Of Your Love
9. Soldier Boy
10. Such A Night
11. It Feels So Right
12. Girl Next Door Went A'Walking
13. Like A Baby
14. Reconsider Baby
15. Are You Lonesome Tonight?
16. I Gotta Know
17. A Mess Of Blues
18. It's Now Or Never


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
5 star
5
4 star
2
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 7 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most helpful customer reviews

5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Robert Battocchio on March 3 2004
Format: Audio CD
This album comprises Elvis' first studio recordings after his release from the army in March 1960. Recorded at the RCA Nashville studio, and four years after the release of his first album ('Elvis Presley'), Elvis proves how he is, at this point, a first-class, professional performer, in every respect. At this time, there were two performers in the music industry that were kings at the top of their game: One was Frank Sinatra, for the World War II generation and Elvis Presley, for the younger crowd. Elvis was the top act in the Pop/Rock genre during the 1956 to 1963 period and I would say that this album (and these recordings) were his best, most polished and professional, product of this period, certainly of his post-army period. Elvis made musical history during his Sun Records and early-RCA Victor days (1954-1956) but by the time of these 1960 recordings, he shows what a seasoned, mature performer he has become.
Elvis par excellence!:
'Make Me Know It'- Snappy, first-rate early '60s Elvis Presley pop song. A brilliant recording!; 'Fever'- Well-executed copy of Peggy Lee's 1956 hit single; 'Thrill of Your Love'- Beautiful, moving, gospel-flavoured love ballad; 'Such a Night'- Rockin' Elvis! Exemplary cover-recording of the Clyde McPhatter & the Drifters R&B hit; 'It Feels So Right'- Swanky, sexy and bluesy. Should have been a hit!; 'Like a Baby'- Slinky Elvis blues; 'Reconsider, Baby'- Enjoyable cover of Lowell Fulsom's 1954 blues hit; [Bonus Tracks:] 'Stuck on You'- Hip-swingin' 1960 pop music at its finest!; 'Fame and Fortune'- Fine '50s-style pop tune; 'It's Now or Never', 'Are You Lonesome Tonight?'- Elvis as the sophisticated, versatile performer. His biggest hits of the year; 'A Mess of Blues'- Terrific West-coast swing hit.
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By schackdaddy on May 19 2004
Format: Audio CD
this album had a lot going for it, the technology in the studio had made incredible advances as compared to elvis' early days for rca. the only thing missing would have been a video or
motion picture film shot, as elvis laid down the tracks for this great album.!
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Jay on Dec 24 2010
Format: LP Record
Elvis Is Back! is the first record I ever owned. My Dad bought it for me when I was about three years old. It's still one of my favorite all time records. You will not be sorry if you purchase this. It is a masterpiece. Now it is even better with the inclusion of the hit singles that were not originally on the album but should have been. In all honesty, they should have given this the double album treatment back in 1960. It would have rewrote history and we might not have been subjected to the movie soundtracks. Not that I don't like the soundtracks, but it made Elvis and his manager Colonel Tom believe that people were only interested in his movie songs even though these songs are a million times better. But anyway, you need to have this album and listen to it before you die. Everyone should.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
By Martin 13 on June 16 2004
Format: Audio CD
The first Elvis' post army album is a wonderful mix of Doo Wop ("Soldier Boy"-only doo-wop song he recorded), blues ("Reconsider Baby", "It Feels So Right"), rock 'n' roll ("Dirty Dirty Feeling", "Such a Night", "Fever", "The Girl Next Door Went A'walking", "Like a Baby") and pop ("The Girl of My Best Friend", "I Will Be Home Again", "Thrill of Your Love"). On this reissue are six bonus tracks "Stuck On You", "Fame And Fortune", "Are You Lonesome Tonight?", "I Gotta Know", "It's Now or Never" and "A Mess Of Blues"). Album is recorded with Scotty Moore, D.J. Fontana, The Jordanaires and Nashville session musicians (Boots Randolph, Floyd Cramer, Hank Garland, Bob Moore)
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.

Look for similar items by category


Feedback