Artist

Ben Weisman

Ben Weisman
Real name
Benjamin Weisman
Born
November 16, 1921
Died
May 20, 2007
Country
United States
Comments
Songwriter. Weisman wrote or co-wrote 57 songs covered by Elvis Presley - the most of any songwriter.
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Songs written by Ben Weisman

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
We Call on Him Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne, Fred Karger Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires April 1968 Hubbas
Twenty Days and Twenty Nights Ben Weisman, Clive Westlake Elvis Presley December 1970 (4 artists)
Tiger Lily Aaron Schroeder, Ben Weisman Doug Bragg October 1956 (2 artists)
This Is Living Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires September 1962 Terry Mike Jeffrey
There Is So Much World to See Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires June 1967 (2 artists)
The Night Has a Thousand Eyes Ben Weisman, Marilyn Garrett, Dotty Wayne Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers November 1962 (14 artists)
Summer Kisses, Winter Tears Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Jack Lloyd Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires April 1961 (4 artists)
Spinout Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne, Dee Fuller Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires September 1966 (5 artists)
Slowly but Surely Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley December 1963 (6 artists)
Rock-A-Hula Baby Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Dolores Fuller Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires October 1961 (11 artists)
Riding the Rainbow Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires September 1962 Les Carle
Pocketful of Rainbows Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley October 1960 (11 artists)
Moonlight Swim Ben Weisman, Sylvia Dee Nick Noble 1957 (2 artists)
Let Us Pray Ben Weisman, Buddy Kaye Elvis Presley March 1971 Rick Saucedo
Lend Me Your Comb Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Kay Twomey Carl Perkins The Rockin Guitar Man December 1957 (2 artists)
It Feels So Right Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley April 1960 (3 artists)
In My Way Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley July 19, 1965 (12 artists)
I'll Never Know Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne, Fred Karger Elvis Presley June 1971 Hubbas
I'll Be Back Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley November 1966 (3 artists)
I Slipped, I Stumbled, I Fell Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley June 1961 (3 artists)
I Love Makin' Love to You Evie Sands, Ben Weisman, Richard Germinaro Evie Sands February 1975 José Feliciano
I Got Lucky Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Dolores Fuller Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires September 1962 (5 artists)
Happy Ending Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires April 1963 Thee Flanders
Got a Lot o' Livin' to Do Aaron Schroeder, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley July 1957 (21 artists)
Fun in Acapulco Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley December 1963 (6 artists)
Forget Me Never Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley July 19, 1965 (2 artists)
Follow That Dream Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley May 1962 (14 artists)
First in Line Aaron Schroeder, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley October 1956 (2 artists)
Fame and Fortune Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires March 28, 1960 (15 artists)
Don't Leave Me Now Aaron Schroeder, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires July 1957 (11 artists)
Don't Ask Me Why Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires June 1958 (12 artists)
Do the Clam Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne, Dolores Fuller Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires; Jubilee Four & Carol Lombard Trio February 1965 Living Guitars
Danny Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley November 1978 (23 artists)
Cross My Heart and Hope to Die Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires March 1965 Tom Green
Crawfish Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley August 10, 1958 (19 artists)
Change of Habit Ben Weisman, Buddy Kaye Elvis Presley April 1970 (4 artists)
Beyond the Bend Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Dee Fuller Elvis Presley with The Mello Men April 1963 Tom Green
As Long As I Have You Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Elvis Presley August 10, 1958 (9 artists)
All I See Is You Ben Weisman, Clive Westlake Dusty Springfield 1966 (2 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Wooden Heart Bert Kaempfert, Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Kay Twomey Muss i denn zum Städtele hinaus Elvis Presley (37 artists)
Let Me Go, Lover Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Kay Twomey Let Me Go, Devil Joan Weber (12 artists)
Clambake Ben Weisman, Sid Wayne Shortnin' Bread Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires The Dudley Manlove Quartet
Almost Always True Fred Wise, Ben Weisman Alouette Elvis Presley