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Biography:
Birth Name: Elvis Aaron Presley
Born: 1935/01/08
Birth Place: Tupelo, Mississippi, United States
Died: 1977/08/16
Years Active: 1954–1977
Genres: Rock And Roll, Pop, Rockabilly, Country, Blues, Gospel, R&B

Elvis Aaron (or Aron) Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century. A cultural icon, he is widely known by the single name Elvis. He is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King." Born in Tupelo, Mississippi, Presley moved to Memphis, Tennessee, with his family at the age of 13. He began his career there in 1954 when Sun Records owner Sam Phillips, eager to bring the sound of African American music to a wider audience, saw in Presley the means to realize his ambition. Accompanied by guitarist Scotty Moore and bassist Bill Black, Presley was one of the originators of rockabilly, an up tempo, backbeat-...

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Albums:

I Got A Feelin' In My Body (Tommie Sunshine &…

Xmas Inspiration: A Vegas White Christmas

That's The Way It Is (Legacy Edition)

That's The Way It Is (Deluxe Edition)

Bossa Nova Baby: The Ultimate Elvis Presley P…

The Masterpieces

I Wish I Were In Love Again

Elvis Recorded Live On Stage In Memphis (Lega…

The Nashville Outtakes And Early Interviews

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Videos:
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Popular Movies:

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