To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Puppet on a String (Elvis Presley song)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Puppet on a String"
Puppet on a String Elvis Presley 19653.jpg
Single by Elvis Presley
from the album Girl Happy
B-side"Wooden Heart"
Released1965
Format7" 45 vinyl Gold Standard series[citation needed]
RecordedJune 16, 1964[1]
GenreRock and roll, pop
Length2:39
LabelRCA Victor
Songwriter(s)Roy C. Bennett, Sid Tepper[1][2][3]
Elvis Presley singles chronology
"I'm Yours"
(1965)
"Puppet on a String" / "Wooden Heart"
(1965)
"Tell Me Why" / "Blue River"
(1966)

"Puppet on a String" is a 1965 song originally recorded by Elvis Presley. It was written by Roy C. Bennett and Sid Tepper and recorded by Elvis Presley for the MGM film Girl Happy,[1] which was released on April 14, 1965.[4][5]

Background

Elvis Presley recorded the vocals for "Puppet on a String" along with other tracks on June 16, 1964 (over a backing track that was recorded earlier) during a recording session at Radio Recorders in Culver City outside of Los Angeles.[1]

The song was published by Elvis Presley's publishing company Gladys Music, Inc.

Released in the United States in 1965 as a single with the 1960 recording from the film G.I. Blues, "Wooden Heart", on the B-side,[6] "Puppet on a String" reached number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the week of December 25, 1965, where it would stay for two weeks.[7][2][4] (The other single from the same movie, "Do the Clam", was released earlier in the same year and reached number 21.)[4] The single peaked at number 13 on the Record World chart.

In Canada, the single reached number 3 in a 10 week chart run, entering the chart in November, 1965.[8]

The single was certified Gold in the U.S. by the RIAA in March, 1992.

Musical style and lyrics

"Puppet on a String" is an easy listening love song[1] or a ballad.

Charts

Chart (1965) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 14

References

  1. ^ a b c d e "Puppet On A String by Elvis Presley Songfacts". Songfacts.com. Songfacts, LLC. Retrieved 2016-12-14.
  2. ^ a b c David F. Lonergan (2005). Hit Records, 1950-1975. Scarecrow Press. pp. 146–. ISBN 978-0-8108-5129-0.
  3. ^ Nielsen Business Media, Inc. (13 November 1965). Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. pp. 4–. ISSN 0006-2510.
  4. ^ a b c James L. Neibaur (4 April 2014). The Elvis Movies. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. pp. 163–. ISBN 978-1-4422-3074-3.
  5. ^ Thomas Lisanti (24 August 2012). Hollywood Surf and Beach Movies: The First Wave, 1959-1969. McFarland. pp. 193–. ISBN 978-0-7864-7297-0.
  6. ^ "Elvis Presley - Puppet On A String at Discogs". Retrieved 2016-12-14.
  7. ^ Billboard, December 25, 1965.
  8. ^ Song artist 2 - Elvis Presley.tsort.

External links

This page was last edited on 20 December 2018, at 19:13
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.