Ain't That Loving You Baby / Ask Me 

Modified: October 19, 2015

         Release: RCA Victor 47-8440 Ain't That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 9/22/1964

47 8440 cover side1 coming small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 cover side2 coming small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Cover: (9/1964) picture sleeve front and back. Coming Soon!

47 8440 cover side1 askfor small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 cover side2 askfor small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Cover: (10/1964) picture sleeve front and back. Ask For.

47 8440 side1 wlp r small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side2 wlp r small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (9/1964) White label, NOT FOR SALE on one line.
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--1S / RPKM-1005--1S (Rockaway pressing)1
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--2S / RPKM-1005--2S (Rockaway pressing)

47 8440 side1 wlp plugside mockup small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side2 wlp plugside mockup small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (9/1964) White label, NOT FOR SALE on one line. With Star and Plug Side on AIN'T THAT LOVING YOU BABY side.2

An example of this variation sold for $11.61 plus shipping on eBay3 March 14, 2012.

47 8440 side1 wlp 600x593 small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side2 wlp 595x600 small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (9/1964) White label, NOT FOR SALE on two lines.4

47 8440 side1 wlp norca mockup small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side2 wlp norca mockup small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)
Disc: (9/1964) White label, NOT FOR SALE on two lines. Missing RCA Victor and copyright information around border on ASK ME side.5

This oddity sold for $115.50 plus shipping on eBay March 24, 2012.

47 8440 side2 small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side1 small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (9/1964) Black label, dog on top. 45 RPM on right side.
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--1S / RPKM-1005--1S (Rockaway pressing)6
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--3S A1 / RPKM-1005--3S A2 (Indianapolis pressing)7
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--3S A1 / RPKM-1005--5S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--3S B1 / RPKM-1005--3S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--3S C1 / RPKM-1005--5S B1 (Indianapolis pressing)

47 8440 side1 h small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)47 8440 side2 h small Aint That Loving You Baby / Ask Me (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (9/1964) Black label, dog on top. 45 R.P.M. and New Orthophonic High Fidelity on right side.
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--4S / RPKM-1005--4S (Hollywood pressing)8
Matrix numbers: J2WW-3255--5S / RPKM-1005--4S (Hollywood pressing)

Re-released by RCA Records on 45 RPM as Ain't That Loving You Baby / Ask Me on the Gold Standard Series label.

  1. eBay reference 150707624099 (November 27, 2011)
  2. Mockup of eBay reference 130703130258 (May 29, 2012)
  3. eBay reference 180877575344 (March 14, 2012)
  4. Images from a collection of Internet images that date back to 1998.
  5. Mockup of eBay reference 251020288027 (March 24, 2012)
  6. Matrix numbers from the collection of David C.
  7. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  8. eBay reference 221396063840 (March 19, 2014)