Blue Suede Sixteen: Round 3 of the Elvis Mania 2014 Tournament

The Blue Suede Sixteen has now been set. Only 16 songs remain in The Mystery Train Blog’s Elvis Mania 2014 tournament:

  • Always On My Mind
  • An American Trilogy
  • Are You Lonesome Tonight
  • Burning Love
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love
  • Don’t Be Cruel
  • Good Rockin’ Tonight
  • Heartbreak Hotel
  • It’s Now Or Never
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
  • Mystery Train
  • Promised Land
  • Reconsider Baby
  • Suspicious Minds
  • Tiger Man

Based on your votes, the tournament will crown the Best Elvis Song. To view the results of the first two rounds, check out the tournament’s page on

Round 3 begins now. It pits the 16 remaining songs against one another. Vote for your favorite in each of the eight matches below. If you have difficulty viewing the embedded version of the matchups, access them directly using this link.

Anyone can vote, not just those who made predictions or participated in previous rounds. You do not have to register.

Round 3 voting ends on Saturday, March 29.

[March 29, 2014, Update: Round 3 voting is now closed.]

Elvis Presley in 1972

Elvis Presley in 1972