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Good Times (Elvis Presley album)

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Released  March 20, 1974
Artist  Elvis Presley
Producer  Felton Jarvis
Length  29:23
Release date  20 March 1974
Label  RCA Victor
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Recorded  July 21 – December 16, 1973
Good Times (1974)  Elvis Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis (1974)
Genres  Rock music, Rock and roll, Rhythm and blues, Soft rock
Similar  Raised on Rock, He Touched Me, Pot Luck, Elvis sings The Wonderfu, His Hand in Mine

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Good Times is a 1974 album by American singer and musician Elvis Presley and his 20th studio album.

Contents

The album was constructed by the first pick of a session held at Stax Studios in Memphis in December 1973 and two songs, "I've Got a Thing About You Baby" and "Take Good Care of Her", which were left over from the session at Stax in July 1973. The album includes a collection of songs that vary in style and genre. Released the same day as the recording of Elvis: Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis was being made, the title was taken from the song "Talk About the Good Times". Many of the songs are covers of hits at the time, like "Spanish Eyes" and "She Wears My Ring". Charting low at the time of its release, it was considered typical 1970s Elvis material and was his first album to hit the "cut-out bins". The album did have some success though upon its original release, becoming a Cashbox #1 hit and charting in the Top 50 in the UK.

Original copies of the LP with the sticker on the cover (stating the singles on the album) are very rare and sell for large amounts on auction sites.

The album released two singles, both hits: "I've Got a Thing About You Baby" rose to #4 on the Country charts, #39 pop; "My Boy" hit #1 on the Adult Contemporary charts, as well as #14 Country and #20 Pop.

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Personnel

  • J.D. Sumner & The Stamps, Voice – background vocals
  • Mike Leech – string and horn arrangements
  • Glen Spreen – string arrangement on "I've Got a Thing About You Baby"
  • Al Pachucki, Dick Baxter, Mickey Crofford, Mike Moran – engineers
  • Songs

    1Take Good Care of Her2:56
    2Loving Arms2:53
    3I Got a Feeling in My Body3:38

    References

    Good Times (Elvis Presley album) Wikipedia


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