LSP-4579 Elvis Sings The Wonderful World of Christmas 

Modified: June 8, 2014

         Release: RCA Victor LSP-4579 Elvis Sings The Wonderful World of Christmas (LP)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 10/20/1971

Track Listings: (click here to expand / collapse)

Side 1

O Come All Ye Faithful
First Noel
On A Snowy Christmas Night
Winter Wonderland
Wonderful World Of Christmas
It Won't Seem Like Christmas (Without You)

Side 2

I'll Be Home On Christmas Day
If I Get Home On Christmas Day
Holly Leaves and Christmas Trees
Merry Christmas Baby
Silver Bells

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Cover Front: RCA Victor and catalog number upper left.
Cover Back: Stereo and catalog number upper right. 5/LSP-4579 lower left. Dynaflex info lower right. Copyright info on bottom near center.

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Sticker: Affixed to shrink-wrap announcing special bonus autographed Christmas card from Elvis.

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Insert: Postcard featuring picture of Elvis.

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Disc: (1971) Orange label. Dynaflex vinyl. "Elvis Sings the" is on one line and "Wonderful World of Christmas" on another. On Side 1 that tracks 1 and 2 are credited as(Presley).

Matrix numbers
Side 1:
APRS-1673 2S C3 / Side 2: APRS-1674 2S B2 (Indianapolis pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 2S C3 / Side 2: APRS-1674 33S A2 (Indianapolis pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 2S C4 / Side 2: APRS-1674 2S B5 (Indianapolis pressing)1
Side 1: APRS-1673 3S B2C / Side 2: APRS-1674 4S B1T (Rockaway pressing)1
Side 1: APRS-1673 3S B2E / Side 2: APRS-1674 4S A1F (hand etched) (Rockaway pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 4S A1C / Side 2: APRS-1674 4S B2B (hand etched) (Rockaway pressing)

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Disc: (1971) Orange label. Dynaflex vinyl. "Elvis Sings the Wonderful" is on one line and "World of Christmas" on another. On Side 1 that tracks 1 and 2 are credited as(Arr: Presley).

Matrix numbers3
Side 1: APRS-1673 5S / Side 2: APRS-1674 5S (Hollywood pressing)4
Side 1: APRS-1673 5S / Side 2: APRS-1674 6S (Hollywood pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 6S / Side 2: APRS-1674 6S (Hollywood pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 33S A2 / Side 2: APRS-1674 34S C2 (Indianapolis pressing)

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Disc: (1976) Tan label. Dynaflex vinyl. "Elvis Sings the Wonderful" is on one line and "World of Christmas" on another. On Side 1 that tracks 1 and 2 are credited as(Arr: Presley).

Matrix numbers
Side 1: APRS-1673 5S / Side 2: APRS-1674 6S (Hollywood pressing)
Side 1: APRS-1673 6S / Side 2: APRS-1674 5S (Hollywood pressing)

A tan label sold on eBay on July 28, 2012 for $137.16 plus shipping.5 A copy sold for $40.99 on April 7, 2013.6.

Inner Sleeves To identify the inner sleeve that is most appropriate for each release, look at the Inner Sleeves page on this site.

  1. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  3. Variation discovered by John Graham.
  4. eBay reference 280940671377 (August 15, 2012)
  5. eBay reference 190705963603 (July 28, 2012)
  6. eBay reference 390569008741 (April 7, 2013)