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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         September 1, 1961, (Friday)

Elvis spent much of the next three weeks in Las Vegas catching lounge acts like Fats Domino, Della Reese, Jackie Wilson, the Dominoes and the Four Aces. 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 2, 1961, (Saturday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 3, 1961, (Sunday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 4, 1961 (Monday)

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Michael

HOT 100:

"Michael" by the Highwaymen.

"Little Sister" by Elvis Presley. #15

"His Latest Flame" by Elvis Presley. #32

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Michael" by Dave Fisher.

"Little Sister" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #15

"His Latest Flame" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #23

Easy Listening: 

"Bo Weevil Song" by Brook Benton?

Teen Beat: 

"Tossin' and Turnin'" by Bobby Lewis?

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Tender Years

HOT C&W SIDES:

"Tender Years" by George Jones.

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Tossin' and Turnin'

HOT R&B SIDES:

"Tossin' and Turnin'" by Bobby Lewis.

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MONO ALBUMS

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley.

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #18

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Stars For A Summer Night (S)

STEREO ALBUMS

"Stars for A Summer Night" by Various Artists.

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley. #14

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #26

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"Something for Everybody" (M) by Elvis Presley. #1

"Something for Everybody" (S) by Elvis Presley. #14

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"G.I. Blues" (M) by Elvis Presley. #18

"G.I. Blues" (S) by Elvis Presley. #26

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 5, 1961, (Tuesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                             September 6, 1961, (Wednesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                  September 7, 1961, (Thursday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         September 8, 1961, (Friday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 9, 1961, (Saturday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 10, 1961, (Sunday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 11, 1961 (Monday)

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Michael

HOT 100:

"Michael" by the Highwaymen.

"Little Sister" by Elvis Presley. #9

"His Latest Flame" by Elvis Presley. #22

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Michael" by Dave Fisher.

"Little Sister" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #12

"His Latest Flame" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #17

Easy Listening: 

"Michael" by the Highwaymen?

"His Latest Flame" by Elvis Presley. #2?

Teen Beat: 

"Take Good Care of My Baby" by Bobby Vee.

"Little Sister" by Elvis Presley. #5

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Tender Years

HOT C&W SIDES:

"Tender Years" by George Jones

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Tossin' and Turnin'

HOT R&B SIDES:

"Tossin' and Turnin'" by Bobby Lewis.

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Judy at Carnegie Hall

MONO ALBUMS

"Judy at Carnegie Hall" by Judy Garland

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley. #6

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #16

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Stars For A Summer Night (S)

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"Stars for A Summer Night" by Various Artists.

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley. #18

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #31

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BEST SELLING POP VOCAL ALBUMS

"Something for Everybody" (M) by Elvis Presley. #6

"Something for Everybody" (S) by Elvis Presley. #18

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"G.I. Blues" (M) by Elvis Presley. #16

"G.I. Blues" (S) by Elvis Presley. #31

"Sentimental Me" from the "Something for Everybody" album was number one in South Africa.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                 September 12, 1961, (Tuesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                          September 13, 1961, (Wednesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                September 14, 1961, (Thursday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 15, 1961, (Friday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                 September 16, 1961, (Saturday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 17, 1961, (Sunday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 18, 1961 (Monday)

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Take Good Care of My Baby

HOT 100:

"Take Good Care of My Baby" by Bobby Vee.

"His Latest Flame" by Elvis Presley. #4

"Little Sister" by Elvis Presley. #13

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Michael" by Dave Fisher.

"His Latest Flame" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #4

"Little Sister" by Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman. #13

Easy Listening: 

"Michael" by the Highwaymen.

"His Latest Flame" by Elvis Presley. #2

Teen Beat: 

"Take Good Care of My Baby" by Bobby Vee.

"Little Sister" by Elvis Presley. #10

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Tender Years

HOT C&W SIDES:

"Tender Years" by George Jones

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My True Story

HOT R&B SIDES:

"My True Story" by the Jive Five.

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Judy at Carnegie Hall

MONO ALBUMS

"Judy at Carnegie Hall" by Judy Garland.

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley. #5

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #19

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

Judy At Carnegie Hall (S)

STEREO ALBUMS

"Judy at Carnegie Hall" by Judy Garland.

"Something for Everybody" by Elvis Presley. #14

"G.I. Blues" by Elvis Presley. #35

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

TOP LP's BY CATEGORY

BEST SELLING POP VOCAL ALBUMS

"Something for Everybody" (M) by Elvis Presley. #5

"Something for Everybody" (S) by Elvis Presley. #14

BEST SELLING SOUNDTRACK ALBUMS (Non Cast)

"G.I. Blues" (M) by Elvis Presley. #19

"G.I. Blues" (S) by Elvis Presley. #35

"Sentimental Me" remained at number one in South Africa and "Little Sister" was number one in Hong Kong.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                 September 19, 1961, (Tuesday)

Elvis was back home in Memphis and signed for a new Schimmel piano and organ from Jack Marshall Pianos and Organs. 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                          September 20, 1961, (Wednesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                September 21, 1961, (Thursday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 22, 1961, (Friday)

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