Help Me (Kris Kristofferson song)
|Single by Elvis Presley|
|from the album Promised Land|
|Genre||Country, gospel, Christian country|
|Elvis Presley singles chronology|
The song became most famous in a version by Elvis Presley. In 1974, Presley released the song as part of a double A-sided single with "If You Talk in Your Sleep." "Help Me" became the side promoted to country radio, and the song reached No. 6 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart on the week of August 10, 1974. ("If You Talk In Your Sleep" reached No. 17 on the Billboard Hot 100, also during the summer of 1974.)
Previously, "Help Me" was recorded by:
- Kris Kristofferson, in 1972 on his album Jesus Was a Capricorn and subsequently released it on a single as the other side to "Why Me".
Charts [ edit ]
Elvis Presley version [ edit ]
|US Billboard Hot Country Singles||6|
- * As "Help Me" / "If You Talk in Your Sleep"
References [ edit ]
- Jerry Osborne (1 July 2007). Presleyana VI - the Elvis Presley Record, CD, and Memorabilia Price Guide. Jerry Osborne Enterprises. pp. 51–. ISBN 978-0-932117-49-6.
- Nielsen Business Media, Inc. (10 August 1974). Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. pp. 58–. ISSN 0006-2510.
- "Elvis Presley - Awards". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 2016-03-05. Retrieved 2017-01-02.