It's Now or Never by Elvis Presley was a UK number 1 hit on Thursday, November 3, 1960 spending 9 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This Elvis classic borrows the chord progression as well as the melody from the Italian song "O Sole Mio". At a press conference in 1961, Elvis said "It's Now Or Never" was his favorite of the songs he recorded. Priscilla Presley, speaking at a 2017 forum with Ron Onesti, affirmed that it was his favorite song. Barry White heard this song in 1960 when he was in jail for stealing tires. The song had such an impact on White, that it convinced him to pursue a career in music.
Who sang It's Now or Never?
It's Now or Never was performed by Elvis Presley
What year did It's Now or Never get to the UK number 1 spot?
It's Now or Never first became a UK number 1 on Thursday, November 3, 1960
How long was It's Now or Never at number 1 in the UK?
It's Now or Never spent 9 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.