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How Did Lana Del Rey's 'National Anthem' Fare On Independence Day?

5th July 2012

Lana Del Rey finished a rousing Independence Day set at the Montreux Jazz Festival with her song 'National Anthem', finding favor even though Canada celebrate their own independence day with Canada Day on July 1st...

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Andre 3000 Will Not Sing Jimi Hendrix Songs In Biopic

5th July 2012

In a confusing series of reveals, Andre 3000, who is currently filming as Jimi Hendrix in a biopic about the guitarist's life, will be playing covers including those by The Beatles, Muddy Waters and Elvis...

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Lana Del Rey Sings 'National Anthem' For Independence Day

5th July 2012

Yesterday (July 4, 2012) was Independence Day in the United States of America and one of it's most popular recent musical exports made sure that the Montreux Jazz Festival joined in the patriotic celebrations. Lana...

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Alex Pettyfer Gained 27lbs For 'Magic Mike'

4th July 2012

Alex Pettyfer gained 27lbs for his role in 'Magic Mike'.The 22-year-old actor admitted that he went overboard after being asked to put on a bit of weight to play a man new to the stripping...

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Justin Timberlake Struggles To Control His Hair

3rd July 2012

Justin Timberlake struggles to control his hair. The singer-and-actor - who has naturally curly locks -tries not to use too many products in his hair because they don't control it.He told Britain's Glamour magazine: ''I'm...

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Paul Mccartney: 'Music Has Healing Powers'

28th June 2012

Sir Paul McCartney believes in the ''healing power'' of music.The Beatles legend insists song has a ''powerful'' effect and even claims to have cured a headache by listening to one of his favourite records.Speaking on...

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Elvis Presley's Original Tomb Pulled From Auction

24th June 2012

The crypt where Elvis Presley was first buried has been pulled from an auction following a backlash from fans.The King was laid to rest in the tomb at Forest Hill Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee alongside...

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Elvis Presley's Memphis Crypt Pulled From Auction After Worldwide Outcry

23rd June 2012

The Crypt of Elvis Presley in the Forest Hill Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee, was set to be auctioned off as part of Music Icons on June 23rd & 24th, 2012, at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills,...

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U.k. Firm Plans To Raise Celebrities From The Dead

18th June 2012

A British firm that received a bit of international notoriety when it projected a hologram of Tupac Shakur on stage at the Coachella Music Festival in April says that it intends to resurrect other dead...

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Elvis' Memphis Home Graceland Celebrates 30 Years

15th June 2012

Elvis Presley 's former home, Graceland, has become an iconic landmark in the history of rock and roll. This month, the luxurious dwelling celebrates its 30th year as a tourist attraction. Located in Memphis, Tennessee,...

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The Things They Say 25487

14th June 2012

"I didn't originally want to act. I wanted to be a director." Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough had planned on a career behind the camera before finding fame as an actress, making her film debut...

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The Things They Say 25481

14th June 2012

"It's really a sweet thing... a lot of people tell me stories... about different Elvis shows they went to." Actress Riley Keough never tires of hearing fans' recollections of her grandfather, rock 'n' roll legend...

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Viva Las Frasier! Kelsey Grammer Renews Vows With Kayte

7th June 2012

Kelsey Grammer celebrated his first wedding anniversary with Kayte on February 25, 2012, but the couple renewed their vows on Saturday (June 2, 2012) at a Las Vegas wedding chapel. US Weekly broke the news...

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Elvis Presley To Get The Hologram Treatment

7th June 2012

They're going to need some pretty big mirrors for this one: it's been announced that the former King of rock and roll Elvis Presley is to be brought back to life via the new sensation...

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Elvis Presley Hologram On Its Way, Say 'Tupac' Creators

7th June 2012

Elvis Presley is set to be digitally recreated for a series of live shows and television appearances. The virtual likeness of the singer will be created by The Digital Domain Media Group - the company...

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Fascinating Fact 13524

6th June 2012

Bosses at Digital Domain Media Group, the entertainment company behind the Tupac Shakur's virtual appearance at the Coachella Valley Music Festival in California in April (12), have teamed up with the owners of the Presley...

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Andrew Garfield Felt Like Elvis When He Got Spider Man Role

5th June 2012

Andrew Garfield felt like Elvis Presley when he was given the lead role in 'The Amazing Spider Man'. The actor was resigned to not getting the part after going up against Hollywood's hottest young talent...

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Michael Jackson's Eerie 'I Can't Sleep' Letter Pulled From Auction

31st May 2012

A pretty bizarre Michael Jackson item up for auction has been stricken from the set of lots up for sale after a complaint from one of those involved. Lisa Marie Presley was the recipient of...

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Spare $100,000? You Could Rest In Elvis Presley's Crypt!

30th May 2012

It'll cost you something to the tune of $100,000 if you want to own Elvis Presley 's original crypt, up for auction from June 23rd. Yep, whether you're making plans for your own funeral or...

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Elvis' Crypt: Yours For Just $100,000!

29th May 2012

Just when you thought that all of Elvis Presley's personal artefacts had been plundered, sold, auctioned and sold all over again, an auction house has come up trumps and is intending to sell The King...

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Elvis Presley Crypt Going Under The Hammer

29th May 2012

Elvis Presley's tomb is going under the hammer. The private crypt, where the legendary singer was originally placed after he died in 1997, is set to be auctioned in Los Angeles, which will see one...

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Elvis Presley's Tomb For Sale

28th May 2012

Elvis Presley's tomb is going up for sale. One lucky fan will be able to buy the opportunity to be laid to rest in the private crypt where the 'Suspicious Minds' singer was originally placed...

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Elvis Presley's Tomb Up For Auction

28th May 2012

Fans of Elvis Presley can now follow the music legend into the grave - his original tomb is going up for auction.The A Little Less Conversation hitmaker was laid to rest inside a large underground...

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Elvis Presley's Original Tomb Could Be Yours!

28th May 2012

Thinking about your funeral already? Or maybe you're just into something that's a little more novel that you can use as a bed? Perhaps you're just a fan of the King himself, Elvis Presley. If...

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Bobby Womack Blasts Elvis

27th May 2012

Bobby Womack thinks Elvis Presley ''stole'' his entire career. The soul music legend - who was recently thought to have cancer, but when he had a tumour removed it contained no trace of the condition...

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Engelbert Humperdinck Wearing Elvis' Pendant For Eurovision Luck

26th May 2012

Legendary entertainer Engelbert Humperdinck is wearing a lucky charm from Elvis Presley in a bid to win the annual Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday night (26May12).The 76-year-old crooner, the oldest singer ever to compete, will...

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Michael Jackson Wanted Brazilian Wife

22nd May 2012

A Brazilian model has claimed she was asked to marry Michael Jackson.Xuxa - who has previously dated late racing driver Ayrton Senna and soccer legend Pele - was invited to see the late King of...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor Selling House

17th May 2012

Zsa Zsa Gabor has put her house up for sale.The 95-year-old actress - who has suffered a string of health problems over the last two years - and her spouse Prince Frederic von Anhalt have...

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Freddie Mercury To Appear On Stage As An 'Optical Illusion'

11th May 2012

Freddie Mercury is to appear on stage as an ''optical illusion.'' The late Queen front man - who passed away in 1991 - will seem to perform for an audience at musical 'We Will Rock...

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Fascinating Fact 13381

10th May 2012

An Andy Warhol portrait of Elvis Presley sold for a massive $37 million (£23.1 million) at a New York auction on Wednesday (09May12). The silkscreen painting, dubbed Double Elvis (Ferus Type) and depicting the King...

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