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Elvis Presley

American singer and actor

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Elvis Presley: American singer and actor
Elvis Aaron Presley, also known simply as Elvis, was an American singer, musician and actor. He is regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century and is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King". His energized interpretations of songs and sexually provocative performance style, combined with a singularly potent mix of influences across color lines during a transformative era in race relations, led him to great success—and initial controversy.


Shawn Mendes insists Justin Bieber was like Elvis to him when he started out [Video]

Shawn Mendes insists Justin Bieber was like Elvis to him when he started out

Shawn Mendes has shared that he was in awe of his Monster collaborator Justin Bieber when he started out in music.

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Kaia Gerber and Jacob Elordi make romance Instagram official with snaps from Halloween shoot [Video]

Kaia Gerber and Jacob Elordi make romance Instagram official with snaps from Halloween shoot

Kaia Gerber and Jacob Elordi made their relationship Instagram official on Sunday, as the model shared snaps of herself and her beau dressed up as Elvis and Priscilla Presley for Halloween.

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Miss USA 2020: Pageant at Graceland crowns winner Asya Branch from Elvis' home state

The first Miss USA pageant held at Graceland crowned a winner from Elvis' home state: Miss Mississippi Asya Branch, a 22-year-old University of Memphis marketing major.
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'I will never be the same': Elvis Presley's grandson Benjamin Keough mourned on birthday

Lisa Marie Presley is honoring her son Benjamin Keough on what would have been his 28th birthday. Keough died by suicide at the age of 27 on July 12.
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Lady Ambushes Target Employee Fiance, Demands Marriage on the Spot

One woman must've had Elvis lyrics in her head as she stormed into a Target, hunted for her fiance in a bride's dress and demanded his hand in marriage ... it's now or never. Check out this video of a..
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Country Music Star Mac Davis Dead at 78

Mac Davis -- best known as a '70s country music sensation and for writing hits for Elvis Presley -- has died following heart surgery ... TMZ has confirmed. Davis died Tuesday at a hospital in Nashville..
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Mac Davis, country music singer, songwriter for Elvis Presley and actor, dies at 78

Mac Davis, a singer, actor and songwriter for "In The Ghetto" and other Elvis Presley classics before becoming a star in his own right, died at 78.
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Elvis biopic, which shut down after Tom Hanks got COVID-19, resuming production in Australia

Tom Hanks' Elvis Presley movie, where he originally contracted COVID-19, is returning to production in Australia, according to Deadline and Variety.
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Lily Allen, David Harbour tie the knot in Vegas with Elvis impersonator, In-N-Out 'reception'

Congratulations, Lily Allen and David Harbour! The singer and the actor have revealed that they married at Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas.
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Today in History for September 9th

Highlights of this day in history: Inmates seize control of Attica prison in upstate New York; Mao Zedong, Communist China's founding leader, dies; Elvis Presley first appears on TV's Ed Sullivan Show;..
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On This Day: 3 September 1977

Elvis Presley topped the album and single charts in the U.K. a few weeks after his death. (Sept. 3)  
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Elvis Presley landmark Graceland in Tennessee hit with 'Defund the Police' graffiti

Graceland, the Elvis Presley estate and signature landmark, was hit overnight with "Defund the Police" and "BLM" (Black Lives Matter) graffiti.
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BBC One's Jason Allan Inspires Old Woman to Dance While Busking to Elvis

A British street singer made an elderly woman's day by crooning an oldie but goodie by none other than The King -- and both of their performances are an absolute treat to watch. The guy's name is Jason..
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Elvis Fans Flock to Graceland with Masks, Honor 43rd Death Anniversary

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Elvis Presley's famous 'Sun Sessions' guitar sells for $1.2M at auction to mystery buyer

The acoustic guitar that Elvis Presley played on the historic Memphis sessions that ignited the "big bang" of rock and roll has sold at auction.
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Elvis Presley-Owned Guitar Sells for Record $1.32 Million at Auction

One lucky, and very rich, Elvis Presley fan has the memorabilia world all shook up -- after snapping up one of The King's rare guitars for a record-setting 7-FIGURE price!!! That's right ... Elvis'..
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Nick Cordero's son's first words are adorably about his late father

Despite not seeing his late father since March, Nick Cordero's son, Elvis, surely 'knows who Dada is.'
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A Florida python named Elvis is helping stop the spread of the state's most notorious pest

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ShowBiz Minute: Preston, Keough, Rivera

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Benjamin Keough, the son of actress Lisa Marie Presley and the grandson of Elvis Presley, has died at 27.
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Little Richard, outsized founding father of rock music, dies at 87

Little Richard Penniman, a founding father of rock music, died at 87. Before Elvis, the flamboyant singer wowed 1950s teens with his frantic sound.
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On This Day: 24 March 1958

In 1958, Elvis Presley was inducted into the U.S. Army, before being transferred to Fort Hood, Texas. (March 24)  
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Bill Ray, Photographer of Indelible Moments, Dies at 83

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A picture of Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough channeling her famous father, Elvis Presley, has the Internet all shook up.
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