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Where No One Stands Alone

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Since I was two years old, all I knew was gospel music. It became such a part of my life, it was as natural as dancing. A way to escape my problems, and my way of release.” Elvis fans are well aware of their idol’s veneration for gospel. Fans who are always willing to expand their already XXXL music library. Even when the attempt ostensibly looks like a cash grab… This Where No One Stands Alone celebrates the King’s gospel side. Produced by Joel Weinshanker, Lisa Marie Presley and Andy Childs, the album released in August 2018 features re-orchestrated versions performed with artists who worked with Elvis on stage or in studio, like Darlene Love (who sang with him for the first time during the NBC TV special in 1968) and Dr Cissy Houston (who, along with the Sweet Inspirations, performed with the King on stage from 1969). Where No One Stands Alone also includes a duo with his daughter Lisa Marie Presley on the eponymous song. “It was a very powerful and moving experience to sing with my father, she writes in the album’s sleeve notes. The lyrics speak to me and touch my soul. I'm certain that the lyrics spoke to my father in much the same way.” Also featured are some classics so dear to the King, like Crying In The Chapel, How Great Thou Art, You’ll Never Walk Alone and Saved composed by Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller, as well as So High, Stand By Me, In The Garden and the indispensable Amazing Grace. Titles for the most part borrowed from two gospel albums, How Great Thou Art released in 1967 and He Touched Me in 1972. Concretely, only the King’s voice was retained. The parts with the Jordanaires, guitarists Scotty Moore, Chip Young and James Burton, Floyd Cramer’s piano and D. J. Fontana’s drums were all scrapped. For those who know the original recordings, it’s a painful amputation. Even upsetting… Yet the work offered here is honest and doesn’t distort the King’s initial intention nor the spirit of his interpretations. Quite logically, this 2018 production brings a “contemporary” touch without vainly and hypocritically trying to remain young and modern. The master’s voice remains intact and staggering as ever. The union between the King and the Lord could only be divine… © Max Dembo/Qobuz

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1
I've Got Confidence
00:03:34

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Andrae Crouch, Composer, Lyricist - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Arranger, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Steve Mauldin, Arranger - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Vocal Arranger, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

2
Where No One Stands Alone
00:03:40

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Mosie Lister, Composer, Lyricist - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer, AssociatedPerformer, with - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer - Elvis Presley with Lisa Marie Presley, AssociatedPerformer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

3
Saved
00:03:31

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Jerry Leiber, Composer, Lyricist - Mike Stoller, Composer, Lyricist - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

4
Crying In the Chapel
00:02:34

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Artie Glenn, Composer, Lyricist - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

5
So High
00:02:43

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Traditional, Composer - Elvis Presley, Arranger, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

6
Stand By Me
00:02:48

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Traditional, Composer - Elvis Presley, Arranger, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

7
Bosom of Abraham
00:02:24

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Ted Brooks, Composer, Lyricist - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - George McFadden, Composer, Lyricist - William Luther Johnson, Composer, Lyricist - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

8
How Great Thou Art
00:03:09

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Stuart K. Hine, Composer, Lyricist - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

9
I, John
00:03:06

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Ted Brooks, Composer, Lyricist - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - George McFadden, Composer, Lyricist - William Luther Johnson, Composer, Lyricist - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

10
You'll Never Walk Alone
00:03:05

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Richard Rodgers, Composer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Oscar Hammerstein II , Lyricist - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

11
He Touched Me
00:03:05

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Bill Gaither, Composer, Lyricist - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

12
In the Garden
00:03:54

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Traditional, Composer - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

13
He Is My Everything
00:03:05

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Elvis Presley, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dallas Frazier, Composer, Lyricist - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

14
Amazing Grace
00:03:29

Lonnie Wilson, Drums, Percussion - Ed Hill, Background Vocal - Terry Franklin, Background Vocal - Donnie Sumner, Background Vocal - Steve Mandile, Electric Guitar - Tom Hemby, Electric Guitar - Jimmie Lee Sloas, Bass - Traditional, Composer - Elvis Presley, Arranger, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Mike Brignardello, Bass - B. James Lowry, Acoustic Guitar - Jim Horn, Saxophone - ED SEAY, Recording Engineer - Angela Primm, Background Vocal - Terry Blackwood, Background Vocal - Greg Morrow, Drums, Percussion - Pat Buchanan, Electric Guitar - Roy Agee, Trombone - Gale Mayes, Background Vocal - Jason Webb, Keyboards - Jim Murray, Background Vocal - Darlene Love, Background Vocal - Armond Morales, Background Vocal - Lisa Marie Presley, Producer - Andy Childs, Producer, Keyboards, Background Vocal - Christopher Phillips, Conductor - Christ Church Choir, Choir, Background Vocal - Scott Ducaj, Trumpet - Dennis Wage, Organ, Piano - Dr. Cissy Houston, Background Vocal - Gus Gaches, Background Vocal - Bill Baize, Background Vocal - Larry Strickland, Background Vocal - Shawnel Corley, Background Vocal - Robb Tripp, Background Vocal - Joel Weinshanker, Producer

(P) 2018 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

Album Description

Since I was two years old, all I knew was gospel music. It became such a part of my life, it was as natural as dancing. A way to escape my problems, and my way of release.” Elvis fans are well aware of their idol’s veneration for gospel. Fans who are always willing to expand their already XXXL music library. Even when the attempt ostensibly looks like a cash grab… This Where No One Stands Alone celebrates the King’s gospel side. Produced by Joel Weinshanker, Lisa Marie Presley and Andy Childs, the album released in August 2018 features re-orchestrated versions performed with artists who worked with Elvis on stage or in studio, like Darlene Love (who sang with him for the first time during the NBC TV special in 1968) and Dr Cissy Houston (who, along with the Sweet Inspirations, performed with the King on stage from 1969). Where No One Stands Alone also includes a duo with his daughter Lisa Marie Presley on the eponymous song. “It was a very powerful and moving experience to sing with my father, she writes in the album’s sleeve notes. The lyrics speak to me and touch my soul. I'm certain that the lyrics spoke to my father in much the same way.” Also featured are some classics so dear to the King, like Crying In The Chapel, How Great Thou Art, You’ll Never Walk Alone and Saved composed by Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller, as well as So High, Stand By Me, In The Garden and the indispensable Amazing Grace. Titles for the most part borrowed from two gospel albums, How Great Thou Art released in 1967 and He Touched Me in 1972. Concretely, only the King’s voice was retained. The parts with the Jordanaires, guitarists Scotty Moore, Chip Young and James Burton, Floyd Cramer’s piano and D. J. Fontana’s drums were all scrapped. For those who know the original recordings, it’s a painful amputation. Even upsetting… Yet the work offered here is honest and doesn’t distort the King’s initial intention nor the spirit of his interpretations. Quite logically, this 2018 production brings a “contemporary” touch without vainly and hypocritically trying to remain young and modern. The master’s voice remains intact and staggering as ever. The union between the King and the Lord could only be divine… © Max Dembo/Qobuz

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