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Practical Joker Presley Flashed Led Zeppelin Star

3rd July 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY was so fond of practical jokes he once cheekily dropped his pants in front of LED ZEPPELIN star JOHN PAUL JONES. The late rock 'n' roll legend, welcoming a group of guests to...

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Bush Treats Japanese Leader To Graceland Trip

1st July 2006

PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH and Japan's Prime Minister JUNICHIRO KOIZUMI made history in Tennessee yesterday (30JUN06) when they became the first sitting world leaders to visit ELVIS PRESLEY's Graceland home in Memphis. The trip was...

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Is Clooney Dating Elvis' Ex?

29th June 2006

GEORGE CLOONEY has reportedly found summer loving on the shores of Italy's Lake Como - with ELVIS PRESLEY's ex. The odd couple has been spotted dining together in the village where Clooney has a huge...

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Lee Not A Stones Fan

26th June 2006

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER LEE has never heard a ROLLING STONES song, because he doesn't think he'll like them. However, the 84-year-old's lack of enthusiasm for popular music hasn't stopped him from appreciating the talents of...

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Elvis' Favourite Roller Coaster Sold To Museum

25th June 2006

Owners of a museum originally planned to purchase a small piece of ELVIS PRESLEY's favourite amusement park ride, but ended up buying up the entire roller coaster at auction on Wednesday (21JUN06). The wooden roller...

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Nicks Donates Ipods To Troops

23rd June 2006

Singer STEVE NICKS is doing her part to support US troops by donating hundreds of iPods to soldiers wounded in Iraq. The former FLEETWOOD MAC star regularly visits soldiers at the National Naval Medical Center...

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Monkee Man Slams Dead Icons

22nd June 2006

MONKEES frontman DAVY JONES has launched astonishing attack on dead rockers KURT COBAIN, JIMI HENDRIX, ELVIS PRESLEY and JANIS JOPLIN, questioning why society worships people who wasted their lives. The 61-year-old I'M A BELIEVER singer...

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Meyers: 'Elvis Was Gay'

20th June 2006

JONATHAN RHYS MEYERS is convinced ELVIS PRESLEY was homosexual - as he is suspicious of his glitzy wardrobe and maternal attachment. The Irish actor, who played the title role in 2005 TV film ELVIS, has...

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Oddjob's Hat Sells At Auction

19th June 2006

The most terrifying hat in movie history went under the hammer for $33,600 (GBP18,670) in Los Angeles on Saturday (17JUN06) when JAMES BOND villain ODDJOB's derby was sold at auction. The steel-rimmed hat, worn by...

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Fascinating Fact 1654

18th June 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY remains the world's top-earning dead celebrity, according to Forbes magazine's annual star finance list. The King earned a whopping $52 million (GBP28.9 million) from beyond the grave during the past 12 months.

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Fascinating Fact 1641

15th June 2006

Grizzled country greats KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and WAYLON JENNINGS are to be honoured on Los Angeles' Rock Walk next month (JUL06). The two singer/songwriters will place their handprints into the cement on Sunset Boulevard, where peers...

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Bush's Date With Elvis

14th June 2006

US President GEORGE W BUSH will pay a special visit to late rock 'n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY's Graceland home - as part of an official visit to bolster ties with Japan. The American leader...

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Geller: 'I'll Take My Elvis Case To The Pope'

9th June 2006

LATEST: Celebrity psychic URI GELLER has vowed to appeal to the Pope if he fails in his court case to win back ELVIS PRESLEY's former home. Last month (MAY06) Geller made a successful $905,100 (GBP481,000)...

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Priscilla Presley Reaches Out To Addicts

4th June 2006

PRISCILLA PRESLEY shared the pain of her former husband ELVIS PRESLEY's drug problems during the opening of a rehabilitation centre yesterday (03JUN06). The 61-year-old spoke at the Michigan launch of a centre inspired by the...

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Geller Misses Out On Elvis House

3rd June 2006

Paranormalist URI GELLER is fuming after discovering ELVIS PRESLEY's former home, which he bought on eBay, has been sold to someone else. Last month (MAY06) Geller made a successful $905,100 (GBP481,000) bid on ebay for...

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Presley Returned To Haunt Cook

22nd May 2006

The woman who cooked up ELVIS PRESLEY's famous peanut and jelly toasted sandwiches had problems severing ties with The King after he died in 1977 - he came back to haunt her. MARY JENKINS LANGSTON...

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Aguilera Is The Perfect Storm

21st May 2006

Pop star CHRISTINA AGUILERA is lined up to play notorious burlesque stripper TEMPEST STORM in a Hollywood biopic on the dancer. Movie bosses are convinced the raunchy hitmaker is the perfect star to play Storm,...

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Presley Stage Show To Tour In 2008

19th May 2006

A stage show based on the life of ELVIS PRESLEY and featuring his music will tour Europe and Asia in 2008. Theatre company Cirque du Soleil will produce the yet-to-be-titled show and will also co-design...

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Fascinating Fact 1507

16th May 2006

An X-ray of ELVIS PRESLEY's chest, taken in 1973 when The King was suffering from congestion, is going up for auction at New York City's Planet Hollywood restaurant on 17 June (06).

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Geller Buys Elvis Home

15th May 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY's former home has been bought for $905,100 (GBP503,000) by paranormalist URI GELLER and two partners, through auction website eBay. Rock 'n' roll king Presley lived in the Tennessee home for 13 months before...

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'Blind' Bernal Bonds With Hurt

14th May 2006

Hollywood veteran WILLIAM HURT bonded with his latest co-star GAEL GARCIA BERNAL on the set of THE KING, because they are both so short-sighted. The A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE actor, 56, plays the estranged father...

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Priscilla Presley To Hit The London Stage

2nd May 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY's ex-wife PRISCILLA PRESLEY is considering an offer to star on the London stage. The NAKED GUN actress, 60, is earmarked to star in an unnamed comedy, and is motivated by the opportunity to...

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Parton And Presley Team Up For Tennessee Tourism Ads

25th April 2006

Country star DOLLY PARTON and late rock icon ELVIS PRESLEY have 'teamed up' to help boost tourism in their native Tennessee. Using the latest computer technology, tourism bosses have doctored a California driving scene from...

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Los Angeles Celebrity Home Guru Dies

22nd April 2006

Socialite-turned-realtor to the stars ELAINE YOUNG has lost her battle with cancer. The businesswoman, famous for her cosmetic surgery obsession, sold homes to SIR ELTON JOHN, ELVIS PRESLEY and BARBRA STREISAND, among others. She died...

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Elvis' First Home On Ebay

19th April 2006

The first house rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY ever owned has been put up for sale on auction website eBay. The BLUE SUEDE SHOES singer bought the four-bedroom house in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1956 and lived...

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Elvis Impersonators Under Threat

17th April 2006

More than 30,000 ELVIS PRESLEY impersonators in America may be forced to quit by a New York City businessman who has bought the rights to the late icon's name and likeness in the US. Billionaire...

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Hart Returns To Hollywood As Nun

15th April 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY's former co-star DOLORES HART is returning to Hollywood forty years after leaving the film industry - as a nun. The 67-year-old, who starred alongside Presley in the 1957 and 1958 films LOVING YOU...

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Muhammad Ali Sells Name And Likeness Rights

12th April 2006

Boxing icon MUHAMMAD ALI has sold the lucrative marketing rights to his name and likeness for $50 million (GBP29 million). The former heavyweight world champion retains a 20 per cent stake in the company Goat...

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Songwriters Honoured By Hall Of Fame

11th April 2006

THOM BELL, MAC DAVIS, WILL JENNINGS, SYLVIA MOY and HENRY COSBY are the latest inductees into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame. The group will be honoured at a ceremony on 15 June (06) in New...

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Priscilla Supports Cruise

7th April 2006

ELVIS PRESLEY's ex-wife PRISCILLA has voiced her support for TOM CRUISE and KATIE HOLMES' plans for a silent birth later this month (APR06), insisting she wishes she had done the same for daughter LISA MARIE....

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