If You Talk In Your Sleep / Help Me 

Modified: December 28, 2020

         Release: RCA Victor APB0-0280 If You Talk In Your Sleep / Help Me (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 5/10/1974

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Cover: (5/1974) picture sleeve front and back.

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Disc: Tan label. NOT FOR SALE. On side C, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on two lines. ELVIS PRESLEY is credited. Registered trademarks on bottom in regular font. On the right side, End: Fade and End: Cold on two lines.
Matrix numbers: APB0-0280-C-1 / APB0-0280-D-1 (hand etched) (Hollywood pressing)

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Disc: Tan label. NOT FOR SALE. On side C, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on two lines. ELVIS PRESLEY is credited. Registered trademarks on bottom in bold font. On the right side, End: Fade and End: Cold on one line.

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Disc: (5/1974) Orange label. On side A, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on two lines. ELVIS PRESLEY is credited.
Matrix numbers: APB0-0280-A 1 A2 / APB0-0280-B 1 A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

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Disc: (5/1974) Orange label. Ribbed edge vinyl. On side A, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on one line. ELVIS PRESLEY with Strings & Horns arr. by Mike Leech is credited.
Matrix numbers: APB0-0280-A-5S#3 / APB0-0280-B-5#2 (hand etched) (Capital Records1 pressing O)

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Disc: (5/1974) Orange label. On side A, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on one line. ELVIS PRESLEY is credited.
Matrix numbers: APB0-0280-A-1 / APB0-0280-B-1 (hand etched) (Hollywood pressing)

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Disc: (5/1974) Orange label. On side A, IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP on one line. ELVIS PRESLEY with Strings & Horns arr. by Mike Leech is credited.
Matrix numbers: APB0-0280-A-1 / APB0-0280-B-1 (hand etched) (Hollywood pressing)

Several labels have given credit to Mike Leech on the IF YOU TALK IN YOUR SLEEP side for the arrangements. Other labels do not. However, on the Gold Standard series label, GB-10157 and AFL1-4941 Elvis' Gold Records Volume 5, Mike Leech is given credit for the strings and horns arrangement. On the Promised Land LP, Mike Leech is not.

  1. 45 Sleeves, RCA Victor USA, May 10, 2012