Question: Did Elvis write any songs?

Whether it was Tin Pan Alley pop, R&B, gospel, country & western, rock and roll, Appalachian folk, opera or big ballads, he adored all kinds of music. And while Elvis wasnt a songwriter per se, he did co-write a few songs in his career including Thats Someone You Never Forget and the haunting Youll Be Gone.

Did Elvis Presley write any of his hit songs?

Elvis Presley had many hit songs throughout his career. But the King of Rock n Roll never actually wrote any of his own music. It turns out Presleys contributions to some of his tunes may have been greatly exaggerated.

Why didnt Elvis write his own music?

It is widely believed that, while Elvis is credited as a co-writer on many of his songs, he actually wrote very few of them. The reason for this is because, it has been alleged, his record company demanded songwriters give up 50 percent of the credit before Elvis would record the song.

Contact us

Find us at the office

Beitzel- Laughinghouse street no. 56, 47366 St. Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Give us a ring

Sadiq Strubeck
+18 979 118 297
Mon - Fri, 9:00-15:00

Say hello