Presley's best octave is in the middle, D-flat to D-flat, granting an extra full step up or down. Nash, Alanna, et al. Tupelo, MississippiU. Guralnick, Peter; Jorgensen, Ernst. Here, he revels in lyrics full of sexual innuendo. It was not until Octoberwhen the Clambake soundtrack LP registered record low sales for a new Presley album, that RCA executives recognized a problem.
He was devastated by the book and tried unsuccessfully to halt its release by offering money to the publishers.
Presley replied, "Well, the image is one thing and the human being another Elvis Presley—A Life in Music: A pair of lab reports filed two months later strongly suggested that polypharmacy was the primary cause of death; one reported "fourteen drugs in Elvis' system, ten in significant quantity". The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits. In the first half of the decade, three of Presley's soundtrack albums were ranked number one on the pop charts, and a few of his most popular songs came from his films, such as " Can't Help Falling in Love " and " Return to Sender " Though they were brought back on a per diem basis a few weeks later, it was clear that they had not been part of Presley's inner circle for some time. Elvis was a blessing.