Do You Remember Elvis Presley In His First Starring Role In 1957?

Elvis Presley gets suckered in singing “Gotta Lotta Living To Do” while playing Deke from the 1957 movie “Loving You,” and the moment is unforgettable.

“Loving You” the American Technicolor film was the first starring film appearance for Elvis Presley, and his performance of “Gotta Lotta Living To Do” is one of the major highlights of ’57.

Who could ever forget Elvis in the role of Deke Rivers, a deliveryman whose life changes after being discovered by a band manager? It was a stellar performance all-round.

The feature film’s soundtrack was a major success with the lead single “Loving You” going platinum amongst the many hits.