Too Much / Playing for Keeps 

Modified: April 2, 2017

         Release: RCA Victor 47-6800 Too Much / Playing for Keeps (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 1/4/1957

47 6800 cover side1 small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)47 6800 cover side2 small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)

Cover: picture sleeve front and back.

47 6800 side2 small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)47 6800 side1 small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1/1957. Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. 45 RPM on side.
Matrix numbers: G2WW-4920-2S A1 / G2WW-4928-2S 5 A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WW-4920-18S / G2WW-4928-18S (unknown pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WW-4920-20S / G2WW-4928-20S (unknown pressing)

47 6800 side1 h small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)47 6800 side2 h small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1/1957. Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. 45 R.P.M. on side.
Matrix numbers: G2WW-4920-5S A / G2WW-4928-5S BI (Hollywood pressing)

47 6800 side2 w line nodog small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)47 6800 side1 w line nodog small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, no dog on top with horizontal line. 45 R.P.M. on side.1

47 6800 side1 wline small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)47 6800 side2 wline small Too Much / Playing for Keeps (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on top with horizontal line. 45 R.P.M. on side.
Matrix numbers: G2WW4920-10S RCA E / G2WW4928-11S RCA 2D (unknown pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WW4920-10S RCA 2F / G2WW4928-11S RCA 2E (unknown pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WW4920-11S RCA 2B / G2WW4928-11S RCA 2B (unknown pressing)2

Released in 1957 by RCA Records on 78 RPM as Too Much / Playing for Keeps.
Re-released by RCA Records on 45 RPM as Too Much / Playing for Keeps on the Gold Standard Series label.

  1. Images courtesy of Boija, John. "First pressings of US Elvis Presley 45 rpm singles." John Boija's Home Page. 3 Dec. 2010.
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.