Music Gates at Graceland

Music Gates at Graceland

1957, ELVIS PRESLEY had his custom built Music Gates installed at Graceland.

1957, ELVIS PRESLEY had his custom built Music Gates installed at Graceland.

Source: Legacy Recordings


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    Elvis Presley Good Luck Charm

    Elvis Presley Good Luck Charm

    1962, ELVIS PRESLEY 'Good Luck Charm'

    1962, ELVIS PRESLEY began a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Good Luck Charm’, his fifth US No.1 of the 60’s. The single was also a No.1 hit in the UK .

    Source: Legacy Recordings


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      Elvis Presley in Louisiana

      Elvis Presley in Louisiana

      1955, ELVIS PRESLEY, (with Scotty Moore and Bill Black), performs for the Louisiana Hayride broadcast from Shreveport Auditorium in Shreveport, Louisiana, and shown on KWKH Television

      1955, ELVIS PRESLEY, (with Scotty Moore and Bill Black), performs for the Louisiana Hayride broadcast from Shreveport Auditorium in Shreveport, Louisiana, and shown on KWKH Television.Slim Whitman, Hoot and Curley, Johnny Horton, Tibby Edwards and Floyd Cramer also appeared on the bill. Elvis sang “Little Mama,” “That’s Alright,” “You’re A Heartbreaker” and “Shake Rattle and Roll” You know everyone there was all shook up!

      Source: Legacy Recordings


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        Elvis Burning Love

        Elvis Burning Love

        1972, ELVIS PRESLEY recorded his last Top 10 single in his lifetime, 'Burning Love.'

        1972, ELVIS PRESLEY recorded his last Top 10 single in his lifetime,Burning Love.’

        Source: Legacy Recordings


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          Elvis at Pearl Harbor

          Elvis at Pearl Harbor

          1961, ELVIS PRESLEY performs a benefit concert at Bloch Arena in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

          1961, ELVIS PRESLEY performs a benefit concert at Bloch Arena in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. This would be the last time Elvis would ever wear his famous gold lame jacket. The concert itself would become his last performance on stage until Elvis returned to live concerts, almost 8 years later in Las Vegas in 1969. The show raised nearly $65,000 for the USS Arizona Memorial building fund.

          Source: Legacy Recordings


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            Elvis Haircut

            Elvis Haircut 

            1958, Elvis Presley's March 25, 1958 G.I. haircut

            1958, ELVIS PRESLEY having been sworn in the previous day received the regulation short back and sides haircut from army barber James Peterson. The Chaffee Barbershop Museum in Arkansas hosts an annual celebration of Elvis Presley’s March 25, 1958 G.I. haircut.

            Source: Legacy Recordings


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              Elvis Soldier

              Elvis Soldier

              1958, ELVIS PRESLEY and twelve other recruits were taken by bus to Kennedy Veterans Memorial Hospital

              1958, ELVIS PRESLEY reported to the Memphis draft board at 6.35am. From there Elvis and twelve other recruits were taken by bus to Kennedy Veterans Memorial Hospital where the singer was assigned army serial number 53310761.

              Source: Legacy Recordings


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                Elvis with Jimmy Dean

                 Elvis with Jimmy Dean

                1955 - ELVIS PRESLEY was interviewed by Jimmy Dean on Jimmy's television show Town and Country Time

                1955 - ELVIS PRESLEY was interviewed by Jimmy Dean on Jimmy’s television show Town and Country Time

                Source: Legacy Recordings


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                  Elvis Presley the new singing rage

                  Elvis Presley the new singing rage 

                  1956, RCA Records places a half page ad in Billboard Magazine claiming ELVIS PRESLEY as 'the new singing rage.'

                  1956, RCA Records places a half page ad in Billboard Magazine claiming ELVIS PRESLEY as ‘the new singing rage.’

                  Source: Legacy Recordings


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                    Elvis in TV

                    Elvis in TV

                    1955, ELVIS PRESLEY makes his TV debut on the weekend show 'Louisiana Hayride' on KSLA-TV

                    1955, ELVIS PRESLEY makes his TV debut when he appeared on the weekend show ‘Louisiana Hayride’ on KSLA-TV, the CBS affiliate in Shreveport. The show was broadcast from Shreveport Auditorium in Shreveport, Louisiana.

                    Source: Legacy Recordings


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                      Elvis Presley Steamroller Blues b/w Fool

                      Elvis Presley Steamroller Blues b/w Fool

                      1973 ELVIS PRESLEY's single Steamroller Blues b-w Fool is released

                      1973: ELVIS PRESLEY‘s single “Steamroller Blues” b/w “Fool” is released.

                      Source: Legacy Recordings


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                        Elvis 1956 TV appearance

                        Elvis on TV’s ‘The Dorsey Brothers’ Stage Show’ 

                        1956, ELVIS PRESLEY appeared on TV's 'The Dorsey Brothers' Stage Show'

                        1956, ELVIS PRESLEY appeared on TV’s ‘The Dorsey Brothers’ Stage Show’ and performed ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ and ‘Blue Suede Shoes.’

                        Source: Legacy Recordings


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                          Elvis History 1955

                          Elvis History 1955

                          1955, ELVIS PRESLEY played two shows  at Jesuit High School in New Orleans, Louisiana.

                          1955, ELVIS PRESLEY played two shows (7.30pm and 9.30pm) at Jesuit High School in New Orleans, Louisiana.

                          Source: Legacy Recordings


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                            Elvis Presley It’s Now Or Never

                            Elvis Presley It’s Now Or Never

                            Elvis Presley It's Now Or Never

                            2005, As part of a reissue campaign, ELVIS PRESLEY was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘It’s Now Or Never’, his 21st No.1, first released in 1960.

                            Source: Legacy Recordings


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                              Jailhouse Rock 1958

                              Jailhouse Rock 1958

                              1958, ELVIS PRESLEY reached No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Jailhouse Rock'.

                              1958, ELVIS PRESLEY reached No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Jailhouse Rock’. It became the first single to enter the chart at No.1 and was Presley’s second UK No.1. It went on to sell over 4 million copies in the US.

                              Source: Legacy Recordings


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                                Elvis Presley at Randolph High School

                                Elvis Presley at Randolph High School

                                1956, Elvis Presley performed in the gym at Randolph High School, Mississippi

                                1956, Elvis Presley performed in the gym at Randolph High School, Mississippi; this was the last time he ever appeared in a small auditorium as his career was about to explode into unprecedented territories.

                                Source: Legacy Recordings


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                                  Happy Birthday Elvis

                                  Happy Birthday Elvis

                                  Happy Birthday Elvis

                                  1935, Born on this day, Elvis Aaron Presley, the King of rock ‘n’ roll. He had his first No.1 in 1956 with ‘Heartbreak Hotel’. Elvis went on to have over 100 US & UK Top 40 singles from 1956 – 2006.#HappyBirthdayElvis

                                   


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                                    Elvis History 1955

                                    Elvis History 1955

                                    1955, Elvis Presley appeared in concert in Boonesville, Virginia.

                                    1955, Elvis Presley appeared in concert in Boonesville, Virginia.

                                     


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