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  • Elvis Behind the Legend book by Trina Young is available August 11, 2015.

    Book 'Elvis Presley-Behind the Legend' reveals startling rare stories

    Trina Young, author of "Elvis Presley, Behind the Legend,” the new book available Tuesday, August 11, 2015, just in time for Elvis Week celebrations around the world, used her distinctive skill of selecting details often overlooked by others to present a unique biography that is certain to please...
  • New version of Elvis song 'If I Can Dream' to accompany stamp dedication

    New version of Elvis song 'If I Can Dream' to accompany stamp dedication

    The U.S.Postal Service is dedication a new Elvis Presley stamp in at Graceland in Memphis on Aug.12, 2015. The event will be celebrated with a new version of Elvis' inspirational song "If I Can Dream" at the ceremony. The official First-Day-of-Issue stamp dedication ceremony will be conducted by...
  • Elvis Presley auction items continue to break all-time records at Graceland

    Elvis Presley auction items continue to break all-time records at Graceland

    The anticipation for Elvis fans is similar to that of the Superbowl for football fans. This year marks what would have been the 80th birthday of Elvis Presley. “Elvis Week” is an annual celebration of the life and career of Presley that is held the week of August 16 to coincide with the anniversary...
  • The cover of the new Elvis Presley album "If I Can Dream" featuring the King and an orchestra.

    The King goes orchestral in new Elvis Presley album coming in October

    The powerful voice of The King will now be heard with an orchestra on the forthcoming album, “If I Can Dream: Elvis Presley With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,” which will be released worldwide on October 30, Sony Legacy Recordings announced Aug. 5. “If I Can Dream,” which was recorded at Abbey...
  • Gladys Love Presley, mother of Elvis Presley, had a beautiful singing voice according to Harold Loyd, her nephew.

    Elvis Presley's first cousin reveals secrets of the King of Rock n' Roll

    Thirty-eight years after his death, the life of Elvis Presley is more than a nostalgic memory in the minds of his family, friends and dedicated fans. To some of the most devoted, it continues to be a fascination, pastime, or even a way of life. For years after Presley’s death, surviving relatives...
  • Elvis Presley will return in hologram form to perform in Las Vegas next year

    Elvis Presley will return in hologram form to perform in Las Vegas next year

    Elvis Presley will come "back to life" and return to performing in Las Vegas in the form of a hologram next year. An entire new generation of fans will be introduced to the King of Rock and Roll with up to 15 performances currently being considered in the planning stages. Graceland Enterprises...
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    The top five all-time most underrated songs of Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley recorded over 990 songs, when alternate takes, live performances, private sessions and rehearsals are considered. Officially RCA, Sun Records, Sony and television shows places the count at 700. There is no debate that Presley's voice is the most recognized and listened to by more...
  • The new U.S. Elvis Presley stamp features a 1955 photo of the King of Rock n' Roll.

    New U.S. Elvis Presley stamp and CD to be dedicated at Graceland in Memphis

    The United States Postal Service and Elvis Presley Enterprises announced Thursday that Priscilla Presley and Postmaster General Megan Brennan will dedicate the new “ELVIS FOREVER” commemorative stamp on August 12, 2015 at Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee. The 1993 issue of the first official Elvis...
  • Most prominent music acts by state: Mississippi

    Most prominent music acts by state: Mississippi

    Independence Day is almost here, so it's a good time to look at America's rich musical contributions, and the most popular, influential, and/or accomplished musicians, singers and groups produced by each state. This entry heads down South to identify the iconic acts from Mississippi. 5. Mississippi...
  • Reveal their original song this July 4th weekend in Huntington Beach

    Original song from Boyz and Beez began with Elvis and a haunted jukebox

    This July 3 at the Huntington Beach Pierside Plaza, the Boyz and the Beez will reveal the final recording of an original that had mysterious beginnings for the hottest, little swing band in south Orange County according to Kelli Lewis singer in the band. This July 4th weekend the celebrating will...
  • Elainee Presley

    Elainee Presley announces new single 'Traveling Light,' number one on Power FM

    Artists often face many different challenges in the course of their careers. None so much as Elvis Presley’s daughter, Elainee Presley, who plenty of adversity on the road to not only follow in her father’s footsteps, but diverge her career from his. When an artist is the daughter of one of the most...
  • Justine Shandor as Elvis (3rd from left) in the award winning musical "Million Dollar Quartet."

    Justin Shandor of ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ Las Vegas appreciates fatherhood

    Justin Shandor performs as Elvis in the Tony Award Winning musical “Million Dollar Quartet,” playing at Harrah's Las Vegas. The musical is based on a true story when Elvis Presley comes to Sun Records and jams with Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins. As well as being an Elvis tribute...
  • Five things you did not know about Andy Kauffman

    Five things you did not know about Andy Kauffman

    Comedian-actor (although he called himself a "song and dance man") Andy Kaufman was a fascinating enigma to say the very least. Known for many things ranging from his role in the sitcom "Taxi," his work on Saturday Night Live, and his multiple stunts (plus Jim Carrey's portrayal of him in the...
  • Stuck On You: Elvis Presley Forever Stamp on the way

    Stuck On You: Elvis Presley Forever Stamp on the way

    The noble pursuit of philately is a solitary, fusty one. And it’s not too often that philatelists get any news crumbs; it’s rare that people even use stamps these days, so to envisage a stamp related tweet is a bit out of the question. But, whatever the case, it’s with a great occasion that we type...
  • The top five best lyrics of Elvis Presley songs of the 1950s

    The top five best lyrics of Elvis Presley songs of the 1950s

    Decades after his death in Memphis, Tennessee, Elvis Presley remains the greatest music artist in recording history. Even his most paramount international hit was released a quarter of a century after millions of fans across the globe mourned his 1977 passing. During the mid-1950s, while Elvis was...
  • A cropped photograph depicts singer Elvis Presley's bust.

    Elvis Presley: 5 reasons why we love him

    Known as “The King of Rock and Roll,” Elvis Presley is an iconic figure in the music and film industry. While the untimely death has cut short his career, it hasn’t stopped the throngs of fans flocking to Graceland each year. His music continues to endure, whether it’s “Blue Christmas” playing on...
  • The top five all-time best lyrics of Bruno Mars

    The top five all-time best lyrics of Bruno Mars

    Born on October 8, 1985, Peter Gene Hernandez was nicknamed “Bruno” by his father when he was two-years-old because he looked like the famous wrestler Bruno Sammartino. When he moved to Los Angeles at age 17 to pursue a career in music, a girl told him he was out of this world. "I felt like I didn...
  • The top five all-time best lyrics of Buddy Holly

    The top five all-time best lyrics of Buddy Holly

    Buddy Holly had already made his first television appearance and began singing country and western venues in 1952 around his hometown in Lubbock, Texas, before he had the opportunity to see Elvis Presley in action. The Presley performance changed Holly’s life and his influence on American music...
  • Elvis Presley's three best concerts ever

    Elvis Presley's three best concerts ever

    Elvis Presley performed live on stage at 1,684 shows and concerts during his career. Beginning with his first Memphis show in 1954 to the last concert in Indianapolis on June 26, 1977, it is estimated that over 12 million people have seen Presley’s performances live. According to all known written...
  • Bill Cherry is one of the three Elvis tribute artists to perform.

    In Las Vegas, ‘One Night with The King’ showcases 3 Elvis tribute artists

    While enjoying one Elvis impersonator is great, three of them in one show, “One Night with The King,” brings an abundance of Elvis’ hits and personality to the Orleans Showroom May 16 and 17. “One Night with The King” stars Elvis tribute artists Brandon Bennett, Bill Cherry and KAVAN. The singers...
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