Music video by Elvis Presley performing Burning Love (Viva Elvis). (C) 2010 Sony Music Entertainment/The Cirque EPE Partnership
"Burning Love" is a song written by Dennis Linde and made famous by Elvis Presley, who took it to #2 in the United States in 1972. Elvis recorded it at RCA's Hollywood studios on March 28, 1972.
The song was first recorded by Arthur Alexander, who included it on his self-titled 1971 album.
Presley's version would be released as a single on August 1, 1972, with B-side "It's a Matter of Time" which reached the Top 40 on the country charts peaking at #36.