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David Bowie Becomes Elvis Presley For Christmas Message

27th December 2013

David Bowie has delivered a Christmas greeting in the style of Elvis Presley.The rock icon's seasonal message to fans - during which he did an impression of the late legend - was recorded in the...

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Elvis Presley's Record Player Sold At Auction

13th December 2013

Elvis Presley's old record player has sold at auction in Cornwall, England for $6,600 (£4,400).The Perpetuum Ebner Musical 5v Luxus model was sold to a German bidder for more than double its expected price at...

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Lana Del Rey Shoots Biblical Film

6th December 2013

Lana Del Rey has taken on the role of Biblical character Eve in a bizarre new short film which brings Elvis Presley, John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe and Jesus Christ together in the Garden of Eden.The...

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Elvis Presley's Shoes Up For Auction

2nd December 2013

Elvis Presley's famous blue suede shoes are to go up for auction in Los Angeles next month (Dec13).The iconic brogues were ordered for the star after the release of his hit 1956 single Blue Suede...

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New Elvis Presley Exhibit Put On Display At Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

By Joe Wilde | 1st December 2013

Elvis Presley continues to be remembered and celebrated long after his death, and on Friday, 29 November, the King of Rock & Roll was honoured yet again at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame...

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Robbie Williams Lands UK's 1,000th Number One Album

25th November 2013

Robbie Williams has scored the UK's 1,000th number one album.The singer's new big band record 'Swings Both Ways' has become the 1,000th record to top the UK charts, shifting 109,000 copies during its first week...

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Fascinating Fact: 3962569

20th November 2013

The licensing rights to Elvis Presley's name and likeness have been sold for a reported $125 million (£83.3 million) to Authentic Brands, a company which also owns Marilyn Monroe's image rights.

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Jimmy Page: I'd Have 'Overloaded' A Camera Phone

15th November 2013

Jimmy Page says he would have ''overloaded'' his camera phone if they'd been around in Led Zeppelin's time.The 69-year-old guitarist and his bandmates - singer Robert Plant, bassist John Paul Jones and late drummer John...

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Susan Boyle Hunting For Choir To Perform Festive Elvis Duet

15th November 2013

Scottish singer Susan Boyle is on a hunt to find the best choir in the U.K. to join her for a performance of her festive duet with Elvis Presley.The singer has launched a competition to...

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Rihanna's New Hit Ties Her With Elvis For U.s. Top 10s

8th November 2013

Rihanna has tied Elvis Presley's 25 Billboard Hot 100 top 10 hits feat thanks to her new duet with Eminem.The R&B star has also beaten Madonna to become the woman to reach 25 top 10s...

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Eminem Beat One Direction In UK Singles Chart

5th November 2013

Eminem and Rihanna have beaten One Direction to the number one spot on the UK singles chart.The British boy band were set to to climb their way to the top with their new single 'Story...

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Lisa Marie Presley Makes 'Horrible' Animal Noises To Prepare For Shows

4th November 2013

Lisa Marie Presley makes ''horrible animal noises'' before going on stage.The singer - who is the daughter of late rock 'n' roll legend Elvis Presley - has revealed she has a strange pre-show vocal routine...

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Rihanna Makes UK Chart History As Eminem Collaboration Storms To The No. 1 Spot

By Joe Wilde | 4th November 2013

Rihanna made chart history this weekend when her latest collaborative effort with rapper Eminem entered the chart at number one, meaning she's hit the top spot for seven years running, at some point or another....

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Laura Mvula's Elvis Act

3rd November 2013

Laura Mvula was once in an Elvis Presley tribute band. The 27-year-old soul singer has always had a varied taste in music and was keen to try anything.She said: ''At one point I was in...

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Forget The Elvis Duet, The Susan Boyle Movie Is On The Way!

By Michael West | 30th October 2013

Fresh after news that Susan Boyle will be the first British artist duet with Elvis Prelsey, we've also learned that the big-screen movie adaptation of the singer's life is finally in development.The singer, who became...

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Fascinating Fact: 3927895

29th October 2013

Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough plays Justin Timberlake's angry lover in his new Tko video. The model drives a truck dragging a helpless Timberlake through a desert in the Ryan Reichenfeld-directed promo.

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Susan Boyle And Elvis Presley To 'Duet' - Christmas Number 1 For The Unlikely Pair?

By Jack de Aguilar | 29th October 2013

Don’t ask how, but Susan Boyle is recording a Christmas single with Elvis Presley. The Scottish singer looks as bemused as anyone else, and what’s worse, is that no one seems to be explaining what...

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Susan Boyle Felt Ghost Of Elvis Presley

29th October 2013

Susan Boyle felt the spirit of Elvis Presley when she recorded a duet with him.The 'Britain's Got Talent' star is lending her vocals to a recording of the late rock 'n' roll legend on his...

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Michael Jackson Named Top Earning Celebrity Dead Or Alive

By Joe Wilde | 24th October 2013

In it's most recent list of top celebrity earners, Forbes has named Michael Jackson as the highest earning dead celebrity of the last year. With his estate earning an estimated $160 million between October 2012...

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Elvis Presley's Back-up Singer Dies

15th October 2013

Elvis Presley's back-up singer Margaret Ann Williams has died.The vocalist helped the King of Rock 'n' Roll give his live shows a gospel sound by performing with soul group Sweet Inspirations, which he also recorded...

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The Things They Say: 3907305

15th October 2013

"You know, I think there's talk about that going on right now." Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie reveals to Tmz.com that discussions have begun about a big screen biopic about the King of Rock 'n'...

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Elvis & Aretha To Feature On Latest A Very Special Christmas Compilation

13th October 2013

The King of Rock 'n' Roll Elvis Presley and the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin will be featured on the Special Olympics' latest holiday songs compilation.Presley croons Blue Christmas, while Franklin performs Winter Wonderland on...

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Elton John Tells Adele To Accept Las Vegas Residency?

13th October 2013

Adele has reportedly been advised by Sir Elton John to accept a huge Las Vegas residency offer.The 'Skyfall' hitmaker could earn at least $40 million for a long-term run similar to Britney Spears' upcoming shows,...

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Johnny Cash Penned Support Letter To Billy Ray Cyrus

2nd October 2013

Johnny Cash once sent a supportive letter to Billy Ray Cyrus, insisting the Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker was the next Elvis Presley.The country singer became a break-out star in 1992 with the song, which quickly...

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Lisa Marie Presley Says Her Son Looks Like Elvis

9th September 2013

Lisa Marie Presley admits her son looks like Elvis ''without question''.The 45-year-old singer - who is the daughter of the late rock 'n' roll legend and his ex-wife Priscilla - has agreed Ben Keough, 20,...

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Susan Boyle To Record 'Duet' With Elvis Presley For Christmas Album

By Joe Wilde | 9th September 2013

Susan Boyle has already lived out her life-long ambitions by performing alongside the likes of Elaine Paige and Donny Osmond since she was catapulted to stardom through her performance on Britain's Got Talent, and now...

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Susan Boyle Duets With Elvis Presley

8th September 2013

Scottish singer Susan Boyle has become one of only a handful of artists to be granted permission to record a posthumous duet with late music legend Elvis Presley.The star has recorded a new version of...

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Kevin Macdonald To Direct Mick Jagger's New Elvis Film

5th September 2013

British director Kevin Macdonald is bringing Elvis Presley back from the dead for a new biopic produced by Sir Mick Jagger.The Last King of Scotland filmmaker has signed up to take charge of Last Train...

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Jake Bugg Felt Like Elvis Intruder

26th August 2013

Jake Bugg felt like he was intruding when he visited Graceland.The 'Seen it All' singer recently went to see Elvis Presley's former home outside of Memphis, Tennessee - kept largely in the same state it...

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John Lennon's Jacket Auctioned For £7000: What Weird Celeb Items Have Been Sold?

By Lauren James | 23rd August 2013

The news has experienced a bit of a John Lennon frenzy in the past few days. The late Beatles guitarist has made headlines - or at least relics of him have - as news that...

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