Elvis Presley
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1935-01-08
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Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley Biography (Wikipedia)

Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American musician and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and Roll", or simply, "the King".

Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, as a twinless twin- his brother was stillborn. When he was 13 years old, he and his family relocated to Memphis, Tennessee. His music career began there in 1954, when he recorded a song with producer Sam Phillips at Sun Records. Accompanied by guitarist Scotty Moore and bassist Bill Black, Presley was an early popularizer of rockabilly, an uptempo, backbeat-driven fusion of country music and rhythm and blues. RCA Victor acquired his contract in a deal arranged by Colonel Tom Parker, who managed the singer for more than two decades. Presley's first RCA single, "Heartbreak Hotel", was released in January 1956 and became a number-one hit in the United States. He was regarded as the leading figure of rock and roll after a series of successful network television appearances and chart-topping records. His energized interpretations of songs and sexually provocative performance style, combined with a singularly potent mix of influences across color lines that coincided with the dawn of the Civil Rights Movement, made him enormously popular—and controversial.

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Way Down
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Way Down
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Suspicious Minds
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Suspicious Minds
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Guitar Man
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Guitar Man
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King Creole
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King Creole
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Can't Help Falling in Love
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Can't Help Falling in Love
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Bossa Nova Baby
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Bossa Nova Baby
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Wooden Heart
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Wooden Heart
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Return To Sender
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Return To Sender
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Suspicion
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Suspicion
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The Girl of My Best Friend
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The Girl of My Best Friend
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All Right
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All Right
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Promised Land
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Promised Land
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Shoppin' Around
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Shoppin' Around
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In The Ghetto
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In The Ghetto
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IF YOU LOVE ME LET ME KNOW
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IF YOU LOVE ME LET ME KNOW
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If I Can Dream
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If I Can Dream
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A Little Less Conversation
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A Little Less Conversation
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Mystery Train
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Mystery Train
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How Great Thou Art
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How Great Thou Art
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An American Trilogy
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An American Trilogy
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Good Rockin' Tonight
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Good Rockin' Tonight
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You Gave Me A Mountain
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You Gave Me A Mountain
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One Night
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One Night
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All Shook Up
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All Shook Up
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Always On My Mind
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Always On My Mind
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Don't Cry Daddy
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Don't Cry Daddy
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Little Sister
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Little Sister
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(Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame
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(Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame
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Don't
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Don't
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Teddy Bear
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Teddy Bear
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The Wonder Of You
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The Wonder Of You
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Viva Las Vegas
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Viva Las Vegas
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I Just Can't Help Believing
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I Just Can't Help Believing
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Jailhouse Rock
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Jailhouse Rock
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Pledging My Love
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Pledging My Love
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G. I. Blues
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G. I. Blues
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Baby Let’s Play House
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Baby Let’s Play House
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Put The Blame On Me
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Put The Blame On Me
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When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
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When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
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Gonna Get Back Home Somehow
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Gonna Get Back Home Somehow
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I`m gonna sit right down and cry
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I`m gonna sit right down and cry
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