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"All Shook Up" is one of the many hit songs of Elvis Presley. It reached the top of all three U.S. charts (pop, country and R&B), staying there for eight weeks in 1957, from April 13 through May 27. On the R&B chart, "All Shook Up" became Elvis Presley's second single to reach number one . In the U.S., it is regarded as the top song of 1957. Otis Blackwell composed this song, with compositional additions by Elvis himself, who is also credited as lyricist. It was ranked #352 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

All Shook Up is also the name of a Broadway musicalmarker featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, based on the plot of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.

Other recordings and performances

The Jeff Beck Group released a rendition of the song on the Beckola album (1969), with Rod Stewart on lead vocals and Ronnie Wood on bass.

The Beatles performed the song during their oldies jams during the Let It Be sessions in 1969.The Llopis in mexico during the 60 sThe Sirex in SpainMarco, la voz del Rock and roll en Colmbia in the 80 s.

The song was recorded by Suzi Quatro in the mid-1970s. Anson Williams performed the song on the Happy Days TV show in the 1970s.

In 1991 Billy Joel recorded the song for the movie Honeymoon in Vegas, which also featured other Elvis Presley songs by various artists. Joel released the song as a single and it peaked at #92 in the US and #27 in the UK.

It was covered by Paul McCartney on his album Run Devil Run (1999), and by Cliff Richard on Wanted (2001).

It has also been recorded by Ry Cooder.

Chart positions (Billy Joel version)

Chart (1992) Peak
German Media Control Charts 52
UK Singles Chart 27
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 92
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 15


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