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Groban Ties Elvis' Christmas Record

Singer JOSH GROBAN has tied ELVIS PRESLEY's festive record by claiming a third successive week at number one on the U.S. album chart with a compilation of Christmas tunes. Groban's Noel scored an increase in...

Tucker Teams Up With Elvis' Singers

Country star TANYA TUCKER is to take ELVIS PRESLEY's backing singers on the road with her this Christmas (07). The singer will unite with the Imperials for four December (07) shows, which are being produced...

Elvis Is Alive Museum Has Left The Building

LATEST: The Elvis Is Alive Museum has been saved and will move to ELVIS PRESLEY's home state of Mississippi. The Missouri museum famous for storing items to support conspiracy theories that The King is alive...

Itv To Continue Phone-ins

Despite a raft of recent high-profile scandals involving shows such as Saturday Night Takeaway, ITV has defended its use of phone-in contests.Speaking at the launch of ITV1's winter schedule, director of television Simon Shaps said...

By on 15 November 2007

Jay-z Ties Elvis For U.s. Chart Record

Rap icon JAY-Z has tied ELVIS PRESLEY on the U.S. album charts after claiming his 10th number one. The rapper's new release, American Gangster, debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 countdown with opening...

Jay-z Looking To Tie With Elvis

Rap mogul JAY-Z will tie with ELVIS PRESLEY for the most number one albums if his new release, AMERICAN GANGSTER, hits number one, as expected. The rapper has claimed nine top spots on the Billboard...

Garth Brooks Overtakes Elvis In Sales

GARTH BROOKS has overtaken ELVIS PRESLEY to become the best-selling solo artist in history. The country star, who shot to fame with 1990's No Fences album, has sold 123 million units in his career, compared...

Country Star Outsells Elvis

Country star Garth Brooks has overtaken Elvis Presley to become the bestselling solo artist in history, according to new record industry figures.The singer has sold an amazing 123 million units in his career, the Recording...

By on 06 November 2007

Elvis Is Alive Museum Is Dead

A Missouri museum famous for storing items to support conspiracy theories that ELVIS PRESLEY is alive is to close. Bill Beeny, the proprietor of the Elvis is Alive Museum, is selling off the artifacts he...

Elvis Tops Dead Earners Poll

Rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY has overtaken NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN as the biggest earning dead celebrity. The Jailhouse Rock hitmaker topped a Forbes.com ranking with earnings of $58 million (GBP29 million) during 2007. Cobain, who...

Presley Scripts + Song Sheets Lost In Fire

LATEST: More than 30 original ELVIS PRESLEY movie scripts and song sheets were among the memorabilia items destroyed when Kashan Castle in Malibu, California was destroyed by fire on Sunday (21Oct07). Owned by philanthropist and...

Presley Car And Army Jacket Saved In The Fire

ELVIS PRESLEY's Nash Metropolitan car and his U.S. Army jacket were among the memorabilia items saved from Kashan Castle in Malibu, California, which was destroyed by fire on Sunday(21Oct07). The famous landmark was one of...

Courtroom Battle Looms For Rock Icons

ELVIS PRESLEY and legendary rockers THE BEATLES are set for a courtroom showdown - over the rights to a basement. Rival shop owners Sid Shaw and Howard Cohen, who respectively own neighbouring memorabilia stores Elvisly...

Lisa Marie Debuts Elvis Duet

LISA MARIE PRESLEY debuted her new 'duet' with her late father ELVIS on pal OPRAH WINFREY's daytime show on Monday (10Sep07). Using modern technology, Presley and his daughter have teamed up for a new version...

Campbell Rejects Bubba Ho-tep Sequel

Actor BRUCE CAMPBELL has turned down the chance to star as ELVIS PRESLEY once again in the sequel to BUBBA HO-TEP, insisting the character is "dead to him". Campbell has been offered the lead role...

Gilmour: 'I Owe My Success To Elvis'

PINK FLOYD star DAVID GILMOUR was inspired to become a guitarist after watching ELVIS PRESLEY's JAILHOUSE ROCK. Gilmour was just 11 when the rock classic was released, but it had a huge impact on him....

Giamatti Desperate To Play Colonel Parker In Bubba Sequel

Actor PAUL GIAMATTI is begging pal BRUCE CAMPBELL to play ELVIS PRESLEY again - so he can play The King's legendary manager COLONEL TOM PARKER. Campbell is considering reprising the aging Elvis character he created...

Elvis Back In Charts

Elvis Presley has proved yet again that being dead is no barrier to music chart success.The King charted at number 14 this week with his classic hit Hound Dog after fans celebrated the 30th anniversary...

By on 03 September 2007

Elvis Ex Is A Cool Party Mum

ELVIS PRESLEY's ex-girlfriend LINDA THOMPSON is such a cool mum, her pin-up son loves to party with her. Hollywood rich kid-turned-reality TV star Brody Jenner admits his mother is the perfect party partner. He says,...

Newton Faulkner Top Of UK Album Chart

British singer and guitarist Newton Faulkner's album Hand Build by Robots has claimed the top spot in the UK album chart.On the singles chart, Rapper Kanye West's Stronger remains on top for a second week....

By on 27 August 2007

Elvis' Handgun Recovered In Toilet

LATEST: A handgun once owned by music legend ELVIS PRESLEY has been recovered a week after it was stolen from a museum. The prized item was taken last Tuesday (14Aug07) from the Elvis After Dark...

Elvis' Handgun Stolen

A handgun once owned by music legend ELVIS PRESLEY has been stolen from a museum. The prized item was taken last Tuesday (14Aug07) from the Elvis After Dark museum near his Graceland, Tennessee home. The...

Kanye West Too Strong For Robyn

US rapper Kanye West has notched up his debut UK number one with Stronger.His single knocked Robyn's With Every Heartbeat off the top spot after it charted at three from downloads alone last week.Kate Nash's...

By on 20 August 2007

Graceland Chooses First Official Elvis Tribute Artist

A Pennsylvania man has become the first official Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist after being selected by managers of ELVIS PRESLEY's Graceland home. Shawn Klush, from Pittston, beat nine other contestants in the Memphis, Tennessee final...

Woman Dies At Presley Vigil

The 30th anniversary celebrations of ELVIS PRESLEY's death turned sour on Wednesday (15Aug07) when a 67-year-old fan died in the searing Memphis, Tennessee heat. The unnamed New Jersey woman passed away in a tent while...

Priscilla Presley: 'There Will Never Be Another Elvis'

There will never be another star like ELVIS PRESLEY, because he is more famous now than he was when he died 30 years ago, according to his widow PRISCILLA. Speaking on the eve of the...

Fan Dies At Sun-drenched Elvis Vigil

A 67-year-old woman with chronic health problems has died during a vigil marking the 30th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley.Thousands of Elvis fans have congregated in Graceland, Memphis, braving the 105-degree heat to...

By on 16 August 2007

Presley Fans Brave Searing Heat At Graceland

Thousands of fans are flocking to Memphis, Tennessee to pay tribute to ELVIS PRESLEY, who died 30 years ago on Thursday (16Aug07). Despite temperatures exceeding 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37.78 degrees Celsius), large crowds are queuing...

Elvis Fans Buy Home

ELVIS PRESLEY fans have purchased the singer's GBP640,000 ($1.28 million) mansion in California. Reno and Laura Fontana bought the Spanish-style pad in Palm Springs and plan to open the property up to fellow fans. The...

Presley And Lisa Marie Sing Online

A video of ELVIS PRESLEY duetting with his daughter LISA MARIE will be posted on the internet to mark the 30th anniversary of the music legend's death. Lisa Marie's voice was added to the original...

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