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Lisa Marie Returns To The Studio

20th November 2003

Rock singer LISA MARIE PRESLEY is heading back to the recording studio, after impressing record bosses with the sales of her debut album. CAPITOL RECORDS are putting pressure on Lisa Marie, the daughter of...

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U2'S One Best Ever Song

18th November 2003

U2's rock classic ONE has been named the greatest song ever recorded in a new poll. Even though the song had only a brief spell in the charts, the writers and musicians who compiled...

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Beckham Greatest Pop Culture Icon Of All Time

12th November 2003

Soccer star DAVID BECKHAM is a bigger popular culture icon than ELVIS PRESLEY and MARTIN LUTHER KING, according to a new poll. The REAL MADRID player has come out top of a viewers vote...

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Presley Impersonator Goes Under The Knife For Playgirl

11th November 2003

Las Vegas ELVIS PRESLEY impersonator JESSIE GARON has undergone $15,000 (GBP9,375) worth of cosmetic surgery to look just like his hero - and the transformation has landed him a pictorial in PLAYGIRL. Garon, who...

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Sixteen-hour Elvis Video Banned

7th November 2003

A sixteen-hour ELVIS PRESLEY documentary has been banned in America after an appeals court ruled it infringed copyright regulations. The DEFINITIVE ELVIS video incorporated several of THE KING's TV appearances, which ELVIS PRESLEY ENTERPRISES,...

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Pearl Jam Turn To Digital Downloads

7th November 2003

PEARL JAM are the latest band to embrace the digital age - they're making their new single exclusively available on the internet. The official Pearl Jam site will begin accepting pre-orders for MAN OF...

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Elvis's Granddaughter Becomes A Model

5th November 2003

Rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY's granddaughter RILEY KEOUGH has been signed as a model. The 14-year-old blonde - who is the daughter of LISA MARIE PRESLEY and her first husband, singer DANNY KEOUGH - will...

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Elvis Still The Top Dead Earner

27th October 2003

ELVIS PRESLEY has topped finance group FORBES' annual list of top-earning dead stars for the fourth year running. The rocker, who died 26 years ago (16AUG77), has earned more than $40 million (GBP25 million)...

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Cyrus' Premature Fatherhood

23rd October 2003

Country star BILLY RAY CYRUS found it amusing playing KIM BASINGER's father in recently-shot drama ELVIS HAS LEFT THE BUILDING - because he's seven years younger than her. But there is, at least, a...

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Elvis' Debut Is The Tops In Polls

16th October 2003

ELVIS PRESLEY's arrival at SUN RECORDS to record his first hits has been hailed the 'Most Important Event in Rock History' in a new poll in British rock magazine MOJO. The recording of songs...

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Elvis Session 'Changed The World'

13th October 2003

The studio session which created ELVIS PRESLEY's debut single has topped a poll of rock'n'roll moments that changed the world. The list, from British music magazine MOJO, places the 5 July 1954 session at...

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Elvis Memorabilia Triggers Gun Battle

7th October 2003

A collection of guns once owned by legendary rocker ELVIS PRESLEY has sparked a battle between a British museum and the government. Liverpool, England's FINGERPRINTS OF ELVIS museum - home to the largest collection...

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Rancid's Lars Has Rare Disease

29th September 2003

RANCID rocker LARS FREDERIKSEN is still touring with the rockers despite facing being crippled by a rare spinal disease. The guitarist admits the DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE will eventually destroy every vertebral disc in his...

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Bowie's Embarrassing Elvis Gig

29th September 2003

One of DAVID BOWIE's most embarrassing moments was when he went to see ELVIS PRESLEY live. The STAR MAN rocker jetted in to New York to see Elvis perform at MADISON SQUARE GARDEN direct...

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Stones Beat Elvis

25th September 2003

Old is good in this week's (ends26SEP03) American singles chart - THE ROLLING STONES have knocked ELVIS PRESLEY off the top spot. The British rockers' 1968 classic SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL has debuted at...

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Presley Delivers Teen Drug Use Message

22nd September 2003

Rock widow PRISCILLA PRESLEY delivered a heartfelt speech to parents on Saturday (20SEP03) warning them to be aware of their children's exposure to alcohol and drugs. The 58-year old star told an Oklahoma City...

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Diddy Dresses Up As Frank

17th September 2003

SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has realised his ultimate dream - after being immortalised as FRANK SINATRA for an ESQUIRE photo spread. The hip-hop mogul, who has been dubbed 'FRANK' by close pals for his...

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Elvis' Police Fun

14th September 2003

ELVIS PRESLEY once tried to keep kids from speeding past his GRACELAND mansion in Memphis, Tennessee, by pretending he was a cop and chasing after them. THE KING owned a flashing blue police light...

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Johnny Cash Dies

12th September 2003

Country legend JOHNNY CASH has died of respiratory failure in hospital in Nashville, Tennessee - he was 71. According to his manager LOU ROBIN, Cash died of "complications from diabetes, resulting in respiratory failure"...

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Lisa Marie Blasts Stage Fright Claims

11th September 2003

LISA MARIE PRESLEY has hit out at claims her debut tour this summer (03) was ruined by her stagefright - she was actually battling illness. The daughter of rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY battled with...

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Dickinson To Play Basinger's Mum

10th September 2003

ANGIE DICKINSON is to play KIM BASINGER's mother in a movie reunion for the brains behind comedy smash MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING. Producers TOM HANKS and RITA WILSON will join forces with director...

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Isley Teams Up With Burt

10th September 2003

Soul great RON ISLEY will team up with easy listening king BURT BACHARACH on a new album and concert tour. The ISLEY BROTHERS star will record Bacharach classics for the album and then will...

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Tom Cruise Sings Elvis Duet With Japan's Pm

28th August 2003

Actor TOM CRUISE has a new friend in the shape of Japanese Prime Minister JUNICHIRO KOIZUMI - after the unlikely pair performed a duet of an ELVIS PRESLEY classic. The MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE hunk had...

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Presley's Quiff Wins

25th August 2003

King of rock'n'roll ELVIS PRESLEY has triumphed in yet another poll - this time for sporting the greatest hairstyle in music history. His heavily-gelled quiff earned him the most votes in a recent British...

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Presley Had Big Movie Talent: Dennis Hopper

24th August 2003

ELVIS PRESLEY would have been a great actor if his manager hadn't restricted his movie career to terrible films, according to DENNIS HOPPER. The BLUE VELVET star befriended Elvis when he first made his...

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Lost Elvis Track To Be Released

19th August 2003

An unknown song by ELVIS PRESLEY has been rediscovered after 40 years and will go on sale. I'M A ROUSTABOUT was originally recorded for THE KING's 1964 movie ROUSTABOUT, but was rejected for being...

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Gun-toting Elvis Took Aim At Frank Sinatra

19th August 2003

Legendary singer ELVIS PRESLEY used a real gun to shoot his television set when rival crooner FRANK SINATRA appeared on the small screen. And OL' BLUE EYES was not the only famous face to...

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Cybill's Passionate Past With California Governor

19th August 2003

Former MOONLIGHTING star CYBILL SHEPHERD is throwing her support behind California Governor GRAY DAVIS' campaign to stay in power - because she shares a passionate past with him. The actress - who counts ELVIS...

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Oakenfold: I Don't See Rubberneckin' As A Classic

14th August 2003

British dance DJ PAUL OAKENFOLD feels totally at peace with his decision to remix ELVIS PRESLEY's track RUBBERNECKIN' - because he sees it as anything but a classic. Oakenfold's new version of the 1970...

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Liam Gallagher's Ibiza Ban

12th August 2003

OASIS rocker LIAM GALLAGHER is the latest celebrity to be blacklisted on party island Ibiza, after offending a dwarf, an ELVIS PRESLEY impersonator and a hippy in a single night. It was reported this...

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