The latest Elvis record is not the kind you download. If you were in Memphis, you knew you weren’t on Lonely Street at all those sold-out events. But Graceland spokesman Kevin Kern says the official attendance figure for the week was 75,000. Even in the sweltering heat, 55,000 took part in the candlelight vigil. “The […]
The Memphis Shelby County Humane Society is using the image of Elvis Presley to launch its anti-cruelty campaign.
The organization reached a licensing agreement with Elvis Presley Enterprises to use a rare photo of Elvis with two dogs and the song title Don’t Be Cruel to kick off fund-raising for the campaign.
The shirt, which says “Don’t […]
Once the site of Assembly of God Church, which Elvis attended through 1954, and where the Blackwood Brothers Quartet and their families were members. Elvis would sneak out of Sunday services to go a mile down the street to East Trigg Avenue Missionary Baptist Church, to hear Rev. Herbert Brewster and the singing of Queen C. Anderson and the Brewsteraires.