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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                     March 1, 1974, (Friday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (OPENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 11) (24 Shows) (1)

The Mabee Centre, Oral Roberts University , 7777 South Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, Oklahoma. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 11,575

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

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: 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.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis opened his latest road tour with a show in Tulsa. He was photographed with evangelist Oral Roberts and his son Richard before the show. (photo)

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Trying to Get to You""Sweet Caroline""Love Me Tender""Johnny B. Goode""Hound Dog""Fever""Polk Salad Annie""Why Me Lord""Suspicious Minds""Band Introductions""I Can't Stop Loving You""Help Me""An American Trilogy""Let Me Be There", "Funny How Time Slips Away""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                             

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               March 2, 1974, (Saturday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (AFTERNOON SHOW) - (Road Tour 11) (24 Shows) (2)

The Mabee Centre, Oral Roberts University , 7777 South Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, Oklahoma. (1:30 pm)

Attendance: 11,575

Costume: White Conquistador Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: 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.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis played the second of two shows in Tulsa.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Trying to Get to You""Sweet Caroline""Love Me Tender""You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'""Johnny B. Goode""Hound Dog""Fever""Polk Salad Annie""Why Me Lord""Suspicious Minds""Band Introductions""I Can't Stop Loving You""Help Me""An American Trilogy""Let Me Be There", "Funny How Time Slips Away""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                             

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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Seasons in the Sun

HOT 100:

"Seasons in the Sun" by Terry Jacks.

"I've Got a Thing About You Baby" by Elvis Presley. #47

EASY LISTENING (TOP 40):

"Last Time I Saw Him" by Diana Ross.

"Take Good Care of Her" by Elvis Presley. #30

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (singles)

Another Lonely Song

HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"Another Lonely Song" by Tammy Wynette.

"I've Got a Thing About You Baby" by Elvis Presley. #32

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (singles)

Mighty Love

BEST SELLING SOUL SIDES:

"Mighty Love - Pt 1by the Spinners.

 

 

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP's & TAPE)

Planet Waves

TOP LP's

"Planet Waves" by Bob Dylan.

"A Legendary Performer, Vol. 1" by Elvis Presley. #43.

"Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite" by Elvis Presley. #88.

 

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (LP)

Let Me Be There

HOT COUNTRY LP'S

"Let Me Be There" by Olivia Newton-John.

"A Legendary Performer, Vol. 1" by Elvis Presley. #10.

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (LP)

Ship Ahoy

BEST SELLING SOUL LP'S

"Ship Ahoy" by the O'Jays.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  March 3, 1974, (Sunday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (AFTERNOON SHOW) - (Road Tour 11) (24 Shows) (3)

The Astrodome, 8400 Kirby Drive, Houston, Texas. Houston, Texas. (2:00 pm)

Attendance: 43,974

Costume: White Nail Mirrored Suit - Original Belt with Gold Cape.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: 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.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed the first of two shows today at the Astrodome in Houston. Like previously back in 1970, Elvis was driven around the venue in an open jeep as he waved to the crowd.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Trying to Get to You""All Shook Up""Love Me Tender""Johnny B. Goode""Hound Dog""Fever""Polk Salad Annie""Why Me Lord""Suspicious Minds""Band Introductions""I Can't Stop Loving You""Help Me""How Great Thou Art""Let Me Be There", "Funny How Time Slips Away""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"