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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                    September 1, 1973, (Saturday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (DINNER SHOW) - (Las Vegas - Season 9) (58 Shows) (52)

The Main Showroom, The Las Vegas Hilton Hotel, 3000 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada. (8:15 pm)

Attendance: 2,200

Costume: White Turquoise (Aqua Blue Vine) Suit with Original Belt and Blue Cape.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Emory Gordy - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar/Vocals: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Dave Rowland - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA: Joe Guercio Orchestra.

 

 

The engagement continued with a dinner show. He introduced his father Vernon to the audience.

 

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider""I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Steamroller Blues""You Gave Me a Mountain""Trouble", "Long Tall Sally"/"Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On"/"Mama Don't Dance"/"Flip, Flop & Fly"/"Jailhouse Rock""Hound Dog""Love Me Tender""Bridge Over Troubled Water""Suspicious Minds""Band Introductions""I Can't Stop Loving You""An American Trilogy""The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face", "How Great Thou Art", "Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"   

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LIVE PERFORMANCE (MIDNIGHT SHOW) - (Las Vegas - Season 9) (58 Shows) (53)

The Main Showroom, The Las Vegas Hilton Hotel, 3000 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada. (12:00 am)

Attendance: 2,200

Costume: White Topaz Stone (Lava, Amber) Suit with Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Emory Gordy - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar/Vocals: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Dave Rowland - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA: Joe Guercio Orchestra.

 

 

The engagement continued with a midnight show. Before the show Elvis was presented with a gold chain by Henry Levin on behalf of the Hilton. In attendance was his father Vernon and George Parkhill of RCA. (photos) During the performance he introduced Vernon Presley to the audience and greeted his UK fans.

 

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider""I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Steamroller Blues""You Gave Me a Mountain""Trouble", "Long Tall Sally"/"Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On"/"Mama Don't Dance"/"Flip, Flop & Fly"/"Jailhouse Rock""Hound Dog""Love Me Tender""Fever""Bridge Over Troubled Water""Suspicious Minds""Band Introductions""Release Me (and let me love again)""An American Trilogy""The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face""How Great Thou Art", "Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"   

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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Brother Louie

HOT 100:

"Brother Louieby Stories.

EASY LISTENING (TOP 40):

"Say Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose" by Dawn.

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (singles)

Everybody's had the blues

HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"Everybody's Had the Blues" by Merle Haggard.

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (singles)

Let's Get It On

BEST SELLING SOUL SIDES:

"Let's Get It Onby Marvin Gaye.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP's & TAPE)

Chicago VI

TOP LP's

"Chicago VI" by Chicago.

"Elvis" by Elvis Presley. #58.

"Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite" by Elvis Presley. #91.

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (LP)

Satin Sheets

HOT COUNTRY LP'S

"Satin Sheets" by Jeanne Pruett.

"Elvis" by Elvis Presley. #18.

"Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite" by Elvis Presley. #33.

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (LP)

Touch Me in the Morning

BEST SELLING SOUL LP'S

"Touch Me in the Morning" by Diana Ross.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 2, 1973, (Sunday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (BONUS SHOW) - (Las Vegas - Season 9) (58 Shows) (54)

The Main Showroom, The Las Vegas Hilton Hotel, 3000 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada. (3:00 am)

Attendance: 2,200

Costume: White with Blue Starburst (Blue Target) Suit with Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Emory Gordy - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar/Vocals: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Dave Rowland - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.