Elvis Presley - Reach Out to Jesus Recorded June 08, 1971
“Is the life you’re living filled with sorrow and despair? Does the future press you with it’s worries and it’s care? Are you tired and friendless? Have you almost lost your way? Jesus will help you, just come to Him today”
Elvis Presley - Love Me, Love the Life I Lead [Take 4] Recorded May 21, 1971
“If you’re gonna love me, love the life I lead Need the things I need, don’t try to change me If you’re gonna take me, take me for what I am I can’t be another man, I can’t be free From the life I lead…”
After recording two songs for his upcoming gospel album, Elvis sat down behind the piano and played ”I Will Be True”, “It’s Still Here” - two beautiful ballads written by Ivory Joe Hunter - and “I’ll Take You Home, Kathleen” in the early hours of the morning.
May 16, 1971 In the recording studio in Nashville for his upcoming Christmas album, Elvis and the band started to jam during a break. “Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right” of Bob Dylan went on for more than 11 minutes. Unfortunately Elvis lost his interest for the Christmas album afterwards and the band did 3 instrumental tracks.