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ELVIS PRESLEY <br> Blue Hawaii <br> 1963 (RCA Victor)

Details: LPM-2426, black label stating "Long Play" at bottom, 1963

Condition: Vinyl VG (some light scratches), jacket G+ (cover looks good, but top seam is split and bottom seam is splitting)

From the All Music Guide:
The soundtrack of what was to be Elvis's biggest movie called for an Hawaiianesque flavor, and, while Presley's vocals are excellent throughout, much of the material is of a throwaway caliber. Of course, any session that produces "Can't Help Falling in Love" is memorable, but said sessions also gave us "Rock-A-Hula Baby," which was a worldwide hit despite being as dumb as the title implies! Within a matter of months, critical fans would look back at this album as a high point.

The tracks are:
1. Blue Hawaii (Rainger/Robin) - 2:36
2. Almost Always True (Kaye/Weisman) - 2:25
3. Aloha Oe (Liliuokalani) - 1:53
4. No More (Blair/Robertson) - 2:22
5. Can't Help Falling in Love (Creatore/Peretti/Weiss) - 3:01
6. Rock-A-Hula Baby (Fuller/Weisman/Wise) - 1:59
7. Moonlight Swim (Dee/Weisman) - 2:20
8. Ku-U-I-Po (Creatore/Peretti/Weiss) - 2:22
9. Ito Eats (Bennett/Tepper) - 1:23
10. Slicin' Sand (Bennett/Tepper) - 1:36
11. Hawaiian Sunset (Bennett/Tepper) - 2:32
12. Beach Boy Blues (Bennett/Tepper) - 2:03
13. Island of Love (Bennett/Tepper) - 2:41
14. Hawaiian Wedding Song (Hoffman/King/Manning) - 2:48

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