Former Location –
More than one hundred hit songs were recorded here between its founding in 1967 and its closing in 1972.
Artists who recorded at American Sound Studio included Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin, Neil Diamond, Dusty Springfield, B. J. Thomas, Joe Tex, and The Box Tops.
Elvis recorded his last number one hit “Suspicious Minds” here as well as “Kentucky Rain” and “In the Ghetto”.
Notable Recordings Made At American Sound Include:
From Elvis In Memphis by Elvis Presley
Back In Memphis by Elvis Presley
Dusty In Memphis by Dusty Springfield
Soulful by Dionne Warwick
John Prine by John Prine
Cry Like A Baby by The Box Tops
The Letter by The Box Tops
Goin’ To Memphis by Paul Revere & The Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay
American Sound Studio
827 Thomas St
Memphis, TN 38107
Wow , wish it could have been saved . look at those hits .
At least a documentary should be done ,like muscle shoals if one exists , it buy it .