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Newton Faulkner Top Of UK Album Chart

27th August 2007

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....

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Fascinating Fact 3817

25th August 2007

LISA MARIE PRESLEY has used the latest studio technology to record a duet with her late father, ELVIS. Proceeds from the new version of IN THE GHETTO, which will be made available as a download...

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Elvis' Handgun Recovered In Toilet

22nd August 2007

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...

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Elvis' Handgun Stolen

21st August 2007

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...

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Kanye West Too Strong For Robyn

20th August 2007

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...

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Graceland Chooses First Official Elvis Tribute Artist

19th August 2007

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...

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Woman Dies At Presley Vigil

16th August 2007

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...

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Fascinating Fact 3764

16th August 2007

Rock n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY died 30 years ago on Thursday (16Aug07). He passed away in 1977, aged 42....

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Priscilla Presley: 'There Will Never Be Another Elvis'

16th August 2007

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...

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Fan Dies At Sun-drenched Elvis Vigil

16th August 2007

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...

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Presley Fans Brave Searing Heat At Graceland

15th August 2007

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...

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Elvis Fans Buy Home

15th August 2007

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...

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Fascinating Fact 3758

15th August 2007

The last film ELVIS PRESLEY saw before his death in 1977 was ROGER MOORE's JAMES BOND movie THE SPY WHO LOVED ME....

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Presley And Lisa Marie Sing Online

15th August 2007

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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Elvis Piano To Be Auctioned For $2 Million

14th August 2007

A piano belonging to music superstar ELVIS PRESLEY is expected to fetch $2 million (GBP1 million) at an auction. The white Knabe baby grand is under the hammer on auction site eBay to coincide with...

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Walsh: 'Cowell Wouldn't Spot A Talent Like Elvis Presley'

7th August 2007

Music mogul LOUIS WALSH has criticised SIMON COWELL for failing to spot real talent on his reality TV shows, insisting he would even pass on a young ELVIS PRESLEY if he had auditioned on the...

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Fascinating Fact 3703

7th August 2007

SUSPICIOUS MINDS has topped a poll of favourite ELVIS PRESLEY songs. The hit - his last U.S. number one - beat off JAILHOUSE ROCK and ALWAYS ON MY MIND in a survey commissioned by Britain's...

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Presley's Farm Up For Sale

3rd August 2007

The Tennessee farm ELVIS PRESLEY bought in 1974 is on the market for $4 million (GBP2 million). Presley bought the 70-acre estate and owned it until just before his death in 1977. The rural property,...

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Fascinating Fact 3670

2nd August 2007

GRACELAND, the home of the late ELVIS PRESLEY in Memphis, Tennessee, is undergoing a $250 million (GBP125 million) makeover. New additions will include a designated visitors centre and a 500-bedroom Heartbreak Hotel....

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Elvis Statue Unveiled In Honolulu

30th July 2007

A life-size statue of ELVIS PRESLEY has been erected in the Hawaiian capital Honolulu to mark the location of one of his most famous concerts. The King's gig at the city's Neal Blaisdell Centre in...

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The Things They Say 5181

16th July 2007

"I wore Elvis' ring but nothing ever happened between us. My father was on the road with me." Singer WANDA JACKSON didn't get a chance to take things further with one-time boyfriend ELVIS PRESLEY....

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Co-stars To Mark Elvis' Death

11th July 2007

ELVIS PRESLEY's Paradise, Hawaiian Style co-star SUZANNA LEIGH is reuniting with The King's former work colleagues to mark the 30th anniversary of his death. Leigh, who played Presley's love interest in the 1966 musical comedy,...

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Welch: "Elvis Lost Sex Appeal With Age"

10th July 2007

Veteran actress RAQUEL WELCH confesses to a crush on late music legend ELVIS PRESLEY, but insists he lost his sex appeal with age. The 66-year-old, who starred alongside Presley in the 1964 movie Roustabout, recalls...

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White Would Only Play Elvis In His Younger Years

26th June 2007

THE WHITE STRIPES star JACK WHITE agreed to play ELVIS PRESLEY in a new movie if only he could play The King in his younger years. The singer/actor, who starred in 2003's Cold Mountain, was...

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Presley's Pill Bottle Under The Hammer

17th June 2007

LATEST: A pill bottle once owned by ELVIS PRESLEY has sold for a staggering $2,640 (GBP1,320) at auction in California. Saturday's (16Jun07) annual Julien's Summer Auction saw the undated bottle for the antihistamine and decongestant...

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Thayer Delighted With Private Graceland Tour

9th June 2007

KISS rocker TOMMY THAYER was overjoyed to be taken on a private tour of ELVIS PRESLEY's Graceland estate in Memphis, Tennessee earlier this week (begs04Jun07). The guitarist and his wife Amber were even allowed to...

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Elvis' Gold Gun For Sale

8th June 2007

A gold-plated gun once owned by ELVIS PRESLEY is expected to fetch more than $20,000 (GBP10,000) when it is auctioned in California this month (16Jun07). Presley gave the Walther PPK as a gift to Hawaii-Five-O...

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Jack White Is Elvis Presley

2nd June 2007

Rocker JACK WHITE has ended months of speculation by confirming he is playing ELVIS PRESLEY in upcoming comedy WALK HARD. The White Stripes frontman will play The King alongside Jenna Fischer and John C. Reilly...

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Elvis Songwriter Dies

23rd May 2007

BEN WEISMAN, who helped write nearly 60 songs for ELVIS PRESLEY, has died. He was 85. Weisman died on Sunday (21May07) at a long-term care hospital in Los Angeles from complications of a stroke and...

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Mccartney: 'Elvis Influenced Album'

17th May 2007

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has confessed THE BEATLES classic album SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND was heavily influenced by ELVIS PRESLEY. The music legend reveals The Beatles wrote the 1967 LP, using the concept of...

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