U.S. Male / Stay Away 

Modified: April 2, 2017

         Release: RCA Victor 47-9465 U.S. Male / Stay Away (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 2/28/1968

47 9465 cover side1 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 cover side2 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Cover: picture sleeve front and back.

47 9465 side2 ylp small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 side1 ylp small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Yellow label. NOT FOR SALE. On left side, matrix number above time. On the Stay Away side, Stay Away on four lines. The "T" is capitalized in with The Jordanaires.1
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-1S / WPKM-1002-1S (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing?)1

47 9465 side2 ylp 600x598 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 side1 ylp 594x600 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Yellow label. NOT FOR SALE. On left side, matrix number above time. On the Stay Away side, Stay Away on four lines. The "T" is not capitalized in with The Jordanaires.
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-5S / WPKM-1002-3S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)

47 9465 side2 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 side1 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Yellow label. NOT FOR SALE. On left side, matrix number below catalog number. On the Stay Away side, Stay Away on three lines.
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-7S / WPKM-1002-7S (Hollywood pressing)

47 9465 side1 r small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 side2 r small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on side. On the Stay Away side, Stay Away on three lines. Small font.
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-1S / WPKM-1002-1S (Rockaway pressing)

47 9465 side2 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)47 9465 side1 small U.S. Male / Stay Away (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on side. On the Stay Away side, Stay Away on four lines. Large font.3
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-4S A1 / WPKM-1002-3S A3 (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: WPKM-1807-4S A2 / WPKM-1002-4S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)4

Re-released by RCA Records on 45 RPM as U.S. Male / Stay Away on the Gold Standard Series label.

  1. eBay reference 222121488682 (June 19, 2016)
  2. eBay reference 222121488682 (June 19, 2016)
  3. Images courtesy of Boija, John. "First pressings of US Elvis Presley 45 rpm singles." John Boija's Home Page. 3 Dec. 2010.
  4. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.