Elvis Presley Recorded 1 of His Hit Songs on a Motel Bed

Some of Elvis Presley’s songs didn’t satisfy the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll. Despite this, he really enjoyed on of his ballads from the 1960s. One of the singer’s friends discussed what it was like watching him record a hit song on a motel bed.

Elvis Presley in bed with Michele Carey

Elvis Presley with Michele Carey | Archive Photos / Stringers

Elvis Presley’s bodyguard introduced him to some songs in a motel room

Jerry Schilling was a member of Elvis’ entourage. In his 2006 book Me and a Guy Named Elvis: My Lifelong Friendship With Elvis Presley, Schilling said he once stayed at the Albert Pick Motel with the “Love Me Tender” singer. He said the star’s bodyguard, Red West, came into the room and played a Christmas song, “I’ll Remember You,” and “Indescribably Blue.”

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