Relationships

writer: Otis Blackwell
Elvis Presley
publisher: Elvis Presley Music
Shalimar Music Corp.
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/1033 [info]
Songfacts: http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=1140 [info]
Wikidata: Q2273108 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Elvis_Presley:Don't_Be_Cruel [info]
later parody versions: Don't Be Fooled
later translated versions: 佛跳牆
later versions: Sois pas cruel
referred to in medleys: Mix 4: All Shook Up / Great Balls of Fire / Don’t Be Cruel / See You Later, Alligator / Let’s Twist Again / Rock Around the Clock / Hound Dog (reprise)
The Elvis Medley: Jailhouse Rock/Teddy Bear/Hound Dog/Don't Be Cruel/Burning Love/Suspicious Minds

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1956-07-02 Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:03
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 0:32
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:21
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:12
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 0:36
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:14
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:23
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:14
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 0:34
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis et Carl Perkins 1:50
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:09
1956-12-04 Don't Be Cruel The Million Dollar Quartet 2:23
1958-02-14 Don't Be Cruel cover Jerry Lee Lewis 2:00
1988-10-10 Medley: Stand by Me / Wonderful World / Don’t Be Cruel / That’ll Be the Day / Eddie My Love / Yakety Yak / Black Is Black / La Bamba / Twist and Shout (live, 1988-10-10: Ryōgoku Kokugikan, Sumida, Tokyo, Japan) cover, live and medley Tiffany ?:??
2009 Medley: Blue Suede Shoes / Return to Sender / In the Ghetto / Don’t Be Cruel / It's Now or Never cover, live and medley Bobby Solo 6:56
Don't Be Cruel instrumental John Davis 2:34
Don't Be Cruel cover John Lennon ?:??
Don't Be Cruel cover John Lennon 1:26
Don't Be Cruel cover Billy Swan 4:14
Don't Be Cruel The Jordanaires 1:57
Don't Be Cruel cover Ronnie Wilson or Billy Trailer 2:09
Don't Be Cruel cover and instrumental The Grassmasters 2:07
Don't Be Cruel cover Pat Boone 2:06
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 1:42
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:05
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 1:28
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 1:03
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 1:34
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 2:16
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 3:21
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 1:49
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 1:40
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:20
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 2:12
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley ?:??
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:00
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley ?:??
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:00
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:03
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:05
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley ?:??
Don't Be Cruel cover Rockabye Baby! 2:56
Don't Be Cruel (live) cover and live Elton John & Billy Joel 1:35
Don't Be Cruel cover Cheap Trick 3:07
Don't Be Cruel cover Chaka Demus & Pliers 4:00
Don't Be Cruel cover Ringo Starr 2:08
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley ?:??
Don't Be Cruel cover Cheap Trick 3:04
Don't Be Cruel cover Chuck Jackson 2:40
Don't Be Cruel cover Laurel Aitken 2:08
Don't Be Cruel cover Connie Francis 1:45
Don't Be Cruel cover Scotty Moore 2:06
Don't Be Cruel cover Jerry Jaye 2:39
Don't Be Cruel cover Albert King 3:30
Don't Be Cruel cover Sandy Nelson 2:21
Don't Be Cruel cover Albert Järvinen 2:23
Don't Be Cruel cover Mike Berry 4:19
Don't Be Cruel cover The Bunch 3:02
Don't Be Cruel cover Annette Peacock 4:36
Don't Be Cruel cover and instrumental Al Kooper 5:15
Don't Be Cruel cover DEVO 2:10
Don't Be Cruel cover Neil Diamond 3:47
Don't Be Cruel cover Deborah Harry 2:09
Don't Be Cruel cover The Smithereens feat. Otis Blackwell 2:41
Don't Be Cruel cover Marie Frank 2:59
Don't Be Cruel cover Tupelo Joe 2:09
Don't Be Cruel cover Agents 2:09
Don't Be Cruel cover Keith Emerson 4:19
Don't Be Cruel cover Bryan Ferry 2:01
Don't Be Cruel cover Christer Sjögren 2:11
Don't Be Cruel cover Angel Corpus Christi 3:43
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 2:34
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:05
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 1:37
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 1:37
Don't Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 2:18
Don't Be Cruel (jamming with Elephant's Memory) cover John Lennon ?:??
Don't Be Cruel (live at Hirsch Youth Center Louisiana Fairgrounds, Shreveport, LA - December 15, 1956) live Elvis Presley 2:58
Don't Be Cruel (live) cover and live Tom Jones 1:58
Don't Be Cruel (recorded during sessions for Plastic Ono Band LP) cover John Lennon ?:??
Don't Be Cruel (Spankox re: version) Elvis Presley vs. Spankox 2:05
Don't Be Cruel (To a Heart That's True) cover John Lennon 1:29
Don't Be Cruel to the Great Balls of Anneliese cover and medley Unicante 6:43
Don’t Be Cruel cover Dillard & Clark 1:53
Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:03
Don’t Be Cruel (legacy edition remaster) Elvis Presley 2:05
Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:06
Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:04
Don’t Be Cruel cover Cheap Trick 3:09
Don’t Be Cruel cover Alvin Lee 2:40
Don’t Be Cruel cover The Monkees 0:47
Don’t Be Cruel (2005 Remaster) Elvis Presley 2:04
Don’t Be Cruel cover Johnny O’Keefe 2:28
Don’t Be Cruel cover The Judds 2:28
Don’t Be Cruel cover The Residents 2:58
Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:03
Don’t Be Cruel Elvis Presley 2:03
Don’t Be Cruel cover Bill Black’s Combo 2:20
Don’t Be Cruel live Elvis Presley 1:42
Don’t Be Cruel (to a Heart That’s True) cover Marty Stuart 2:06
Medley: Don't Be Cruel / Can't Help Falling in Love With You / Jailhouse Rock cover and medley Brigham Young University Vocal Point 3:13