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Happy 75th Birthday to Carole King, Born February 9, 1942
behind numerous hits for Elvis Presley, the Coasters, and Ben E. King), she became a fixture at
Happy 50th Birthday to Vanilla Ice, Born October 31, 1967
single called "Pop Goes the Weasel", and in the lyrics compared Ice unfavorably to Elvis Presley. The
Happy Birthday to Nancy Sinatra, Born June 8, 1940
teamed up with Elvis Presley in the 1968 movie Speedway. Nancy continued to record into the early on a television special hosted by her father and featuring guest star Elvis Presley, then fresh out
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Presley and Elvis, were also chart-toppers, not just in the U.S., but throughout the world. The Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Elvis Presley’s musical legacy and share your personal Elvis Presley Remembering Elvis Presley Today on What Would Have Been His 83rd Birthday (1/8/35) Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Elvis Presley’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him with us. day-to-day contact with a fast-changing world. The Beatles, all big Elvis fans, displaced Presley their own hands. The net effect was to make Elvis Presley, still churning out movies in Hollywood as Biography (AllMusic): Elvis Presley may be the single most important figure in American 20th century popular
Remembering June Carter Cash Today on What Would Have Been Her 88th Birthday (Born 6/23/29)
divorce in the late '50s, Carter was managed by Colonel Tom Parker and toured with Elvis Presley, and
Happy Birthday to Chris Isaak, Born June 26, 1956
delivered cuts originally recorded by such artists as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl
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delivery. Elvis Presley made "Crying in the Chapel" popular, but it was originally written by Texan
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perpendicular pink and green type—also serves as an homage of sorts to the cover art of Elvis Presley’s self
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just loved Elvis Presley. Whatever he got, I went out and bought.” The lead track is a totally re . “But the most important music to me was those hip-shakin’ boys: Wilson Pickett and Elvis Presley. I
Happy Birthday to Robert Plant, Born August 20, 1948
" and "Big Log." But the singer would feed his Elvis Presley infatuation on 1984's The Honeydrippers
Happy 60th Birthday to Nick Cave, Born September 22, 1957
Eternity, in 1984, which contained a noteworthy cover of Elvis Presley's "In the Ghetto," foreshadowing
Happy Birthday to Mick Jagger, Born July 26, 1943
frontman. Taking his cues from soul singers, bluesmen, and Elvis Presley, Jagger crafted a magnetic
Remembering Ray Charles Today on What Would Have Been His 87th Birthday (Born 9/23/30)
actually never been committed to soul above all else. Like Aretha Franklin and Elvis Presley, his
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play the piano at the age of nine, the same year he saw Elvis Presley perform at his school; following
Happy Birthday to Joni Mitchell, Born November 7, 1943
the Elvis Presley hit "(You're So Square) Baby I Don't Care," became her first chart single in eight
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with his Sam Cooke vocals, Elvis Presley lip curl and James Brown moves? Times were getting tougher
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that should not be confused with today’s meaning of pop music). The man who passed on Elvis Presley and
Remembering Big Joe Turner Today, Born 106 Years Ago on May 18, 1911
cleaned-up cover by Bill Haley & the Comets (and a subsequent version by Elvis Presley that came a lot
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