Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me 

Modified: January 14, 2013

         Release: RCA Victor 447-0616 Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 9/30/1958

gss 2X400 Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

447 0616 1959 side1 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)447 0616 1959 side2 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on top.1
Matrix numbers: J2 PW6012-1S / J2 PW6011-2S A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)2

447 0616 1965 side1 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)447 0616 1965 side2 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on side.1
Matrix numbers: J2 PW6012-2S / J2 PW6011-2S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)2
Matrix numbers: J2 PW6012-2S / J2 PW6011-2S A3 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

447 0616 1968 side1 mockup small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)447 0616 1968 side2 mockup small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Orange label.5

447 0616 1971 side1 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)447 0616 1971 side2 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Red label.1
Matrix numbers: J2 PW6012-4S A1 / J2 PW6011-4S A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2 PW6012-4S A1 / J2 PW6011-4S A2 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)2

447 0616 1977 side2 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)447 0616 1977 side1 small Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog near top.
Matrix numbers: J2PW-6012-6 / J2PW-6011-6 A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2PW-6012 / J2PW 6011 MLS (hand etched) (unknown pressing)2

Originally released by RCA Records on as Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me.

  1. Images from the collection of Christian (of France).
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).
  3. Images from the collection of Christian (of France).
  4. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).
  5. Mockup of existing images.
  6. Images from the collection of Christian (of France).
  7. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).
  8. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).