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Billy Joe Shaver Reveals His Special Bond With Elvis Presley

August 16, 2014

Today marks both the 37th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley and the 75th birthday of Billy Joe Shaver. While the two men never met, they did share a musical bond: In 1973, Presley recorded Shaver's anything-for-love ballad "You Asked Me To" for...

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Elvis Presley's Guitar, Library Card for Sale at Graceland Auction

July 24, 2014

Elvis Presley's Martin D-28 guitar, 1976 Cadillac Seville and a personal copy of the original script for his first movie Love Me Tender are among a slew of items up for auction at the first "Auction at Graceland." Bidders will be able to participate...

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Tom Petty: Rolling Stones Were 'My Punk Music'

July 17, 2014

Tom Petty called the Rolling Stones "my punk music" during an interview with CBC, crediting the British rockers with convincing him — and thousands of other aspiring American musicians at the time — that they could make rock and roll music....

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Ariana Grande's 'Problem' Sung 20 Ways

July 1, 2014

The man of a million voices, Ten Second Songs' Anthony Vincent, is back with another multi-faceted cover, this time performing Ariana Grande's smash hit, "Problem" in styles ranging from the R&B pop of Destiny's Child to Green Day's breakneck rock...

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Baz Luhrmann in Talks to Direct Elvis Presley Biopic

May 1, 2014

Baz Luhrmann is in negotiations to direct a forthcoming Elvis Presley biopic being written by Kelly Marcel (Saving Mr. Banks), The Wrap reports. Watch Elvis Presley Sing 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' in 1972 Warner Bros., who are behind the project,...

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Elvis and Priscilla Presley's Honeymoon Estate For Sale

April 8, 2014

The Palm Springs estate Elvis and Priscilla Presley honeymooned at in 1966—nine months before their daughter Lisa Marie was born, in case you were wondering—is on the market for $9.5 million. Find Out Where Elvis Presley Ranks on Our List...

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Kurt Cobain, John Lennon in Dutch Beer Ad

March 25, 2014

Dutch brewing company Bavaria has an egregious new ad out for their fruit-flavored beer, Radler, that'll leave you more dumbfounded than a bunch of Clydesdales debating those twins. The spot posits the idea that Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Tupac Shakur,...

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'Full House' Dads Comfort Jimmy Fallon

January 30, 2014

Nothing comforts a nerve-wracked late night talk show host like the dulcet, paternal tones of Danny Tanner. Last night, Jimmy Fallon got some patented fatherly advice from the Full House patriarch – plus Joey Gladstone and Uncle Jesse – when...

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Hear an Unreleased Elvis Performance

July 14, 2014

Officially "back," Elvis Presley spent the summer of 1969 and February of 1970 in Las Vegas, playing well over 50 shows at the International Hotel. On July 14th, 1970 – 34 years ago today – he went to the MGM lot in Culver City, California,...

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Elvis Presley's Sweat-Stained Jumpsuit Going Up for Auction

June 22, 2014

A white suit emblazoned with a peacock that Elvis Presley wore while performing in Las Vegas is going up for auction this week. And one thing that makes this particular garment special, according to Time, is that it's stained in the armpits with the King's...

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Elvis Sings 'Bridge Over Troubled Water'

May 1, 2014

Elvis Presley's career was in a pretty remarkable place when he hit the road for an American arena tour in April of 1972: Four years earlier, his televised comeback special rescued him from B-movie purgatory, and he managed to follow it up with both huge...

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5 Extremely Rare Records

March 28, 2014

This week, the Wu-Tang Clan announced that they had a completed a 31-track double album, The Wu – Once Upon a Time in Shaolin. But instead of releasing it through conventional means, they plan to make a single copy and tour it around the world...

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Elvis Presley's 'Aloha From Hawaii' Cape Up for Auction

March 17, 2014

A 12-pound cape custom-made for Elvis Presley for the singer's famed 1973 performance Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite is up for auction. Elvis Memorabilia Lawsuit Resurrected by Appeals Court The full-length cape, adorned with an American eagle...

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Bowie Wishes You Happy New Year as Elvis

December 26, 2013

It's been a phenomenal year for David Bowie, starting back in January, when he announced his comeback album, The Next Day. Although fans didn't get any concerts, Bowie was all over our screens this year, with a multitude of videos, remixes and ad campaigns....

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Michael Jackson Is the Top-Earning Dead Celebrity

October 24, 2013

The King of Pop is at the top of the charts again. This time, though, Michael Jackson has reclaimed his place atop the Forbes list of top-earning dead celebrities. The pop singer made an estimated $160 million between October 2012 and October 2013,...

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Elvis Presley's Stax Sessions Compiled Into Box Set

August 5, 2013

Tomorrow, Elvis Presley's recording sessions at Stax Records will be released together for the first time, the Associated Press reports. Titled Elvis at Stax: Deluxe Edition, the three-CD box set also features outtakes and rare photos from the July and...

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20 Killer Rock Star Moves

July 10, 2013

On YouTube, you'll find dozens of people playing guitar with their teeth – yet only one of them is famous for it: Jimi Hendrix. The very best rock star moves will inspire millions of imitators to make fools of themselves. So before you try...

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The Beatles and Elvis set new Billboard Records

November 21, 2013

The latest Beatles release, On Air – Live at the BBC Volume 2, has debuted at Number Seven on the Billboard 200, making it the Fab Four's 31st Top 10 album. The album, which contains recordings the group made between 1962 and 1964, sold 37,000 copies...

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Video of Elvis Presley's Last Performance to Be Sold

July 19, 2013

Raw footage of Elvis' last concert is set to be auctioned in Santa Monica, California, on July 26th and 27th. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the more than four-hour collection includes 27 songs and features candid hallway shots of Elvis with his...

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