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Tom Jones Wanted To Work With Whitney

8th May 2012

Sir Tom Jones wanted to work with Whitney Houston. The 'What's New Pussy Cat' singer - who has worked with the likes of Elvis Presley and the Stereophonics in the past - thinks Amy Winehouse's...

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Lisa Marie Presley Nervous About 42nd Year

4th May 2012

Rocker Lisa Marie Presley dreaded turning 42 - because her father, Elvis, and grandmother both died at that age.The singer, who celebrated the milestone in 2010, secretly feared that there was a Presley curse attached...

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Norah Jones Inspired By Elvis

29th April 2012

Norah Jones says everyone should visit Elvis Presley's Graceland home at least once in their lives for inspiration.The 33-year-old musician is a huge fan of the late 'King of Rock 'n' Roll' and going to...

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Cissy Houston Planning Whitney Book?

27th April 2012

Whitney Houston's mother Cissy is reportedly planning to write a book about her daughter. The family matriarch met with publishers in New York this week to discuss the possibility of creating a tome about the...

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Tlc Set To Tour With Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes

26th April 2012

TLC are set to reunite for a North America tour, 10 years after the death of Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes. The 'No Scrubs' group's surviving members, Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins and Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas - who...

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Sir Tom Jones Baffled Elvis With Drugs Snub

23rd April 2012

Elvis Presley was left baffled by his pal Sir Tom Jones' refusal to take drugs, because The King couldn't contemplate dealing with fame without narcotics.The Welsh crooner became close to the late legend when they...

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Tom Jones Warned Elvis Presley About Drugs

23rd April 2012

Sir Tom Jones advised Elvis Presley to stay away from drugs.The 71-year-old crooner and the 'Love Me Tender' hitmaker - who died in 1977 aged just 42 - became friends whilst performing at Caesar's Palace...

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Blake Shelton Compares Justin Bieber Fever To Power Of Presley

19th April 2012

Blake Shelton was overwhelmed by the reaction to Justin Bieber's appearance on America's The Voice on Tuesday night (17Apr12), likening the teen idol to rock superstar Elvis Presley.The Baby hitmaker was greeted by screaming fans...

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The Killers Inspired By Nirvana

9th April 2012

The Killers wouldn't have started if it wasn't for Nirvana.The 'Somebody Told Me' band's bassist, Mark Stoermer, didn't get into rock music until he heard the grunge group, and spent his formative years as a...

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Madonna Breaks U.k. Albums Chart Records

1st April 2012

Pop icon Madonna has surpassed Elvis Presley as the solo artist with the most number one albums in the U.K. thanks to her new record Mdna.The Material Girl's twelfth release overtakes the record previously set...

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Iggy Pop Compares Music To Cheap Drinks

30th March 2012

Iggy Pop compares today's music to ''cheap drinks you get in a bad supermarket.''The 'Lust for Life' rocker is wary of today's rock stars, and thinks most modern records are missing integrity and authenticity. He...

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Justin Bieber Is 'Figuring Out' Love

26th March 2012

Justin Bieber is ''figuring out'' love.The 18-year-old singer - who is in a relationship with Selena Gomez - admits his ideas of dating and romance have changed now he is getting older.He said: ''When you're...

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Kiss And Motley Crue's Huge Tour

21st March 2012

KISS and Motley Crue promise their joint tour will be like ''Elvis on steroids.'' The glam rock groups are staging a jaunt across the US - called 'The Tour' - and promise to deliver an...

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Elvis Presley's Granddaughter Riley Keough All Shook Up With New Fiancee

19th March 2012

Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough has reportedly got engaged to her partner Alex Pettyfer after just six months together, according to reports. Keough is the daughter of Presley's daughter Lisa-marie Presley, former singer and actress...

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Andy Warhol Portrait Of Elvis Presley Expected To Fetch More Than $30 Million

15th March 2012

An Andy Warhol portrait of Elvis Presley is expected to fetch upwards of $30 million (Gbp18.8 million) when it hits the auction block this spring (12).The silver silkscreen painting is to go under the hammer...

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Lisa Marie Presley's New Album Produced By Burnett

15th March 2012

Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie is set to release her first album in seven years - with a little help from critically-acclaimed producer T Bone Burnett.The singer has been quietly working on her third album...

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Alex Pettyfer Engaged To Riley Keough

13th March 2012

Alex Pettyfer is engaged to Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough. The 'I Am Number Four' actor - who has previously dated 'Glee' beauty Dianna Agron - was first spotted with the 22-year-old daughter of Lisa...

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Riley Keough Engaged To Pettyfer - Report

13th March 2012

Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough is to wed British actor Alex Pettyfer, according to U.S. reports.The couple met on the set of new male stripper movie Magic Mike and has been dating for just six...

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Cissy Houston Demands Lie Detector Tests Over Whitney Casket Photo

24th February 2012

Cissy Houston is understandably furious at the National Inquirer after they printed a photo of her daughter Whitney Houston 's open casket as the front cover of their latest issue, with My Fox Chicago reporting...

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National Enquirer's Whitney Houston Photo Sparks Outrage

23rd February 2012

The National Enquirer has sparked outrage by publishing a picture of a body in an open coffin, alleged to be that of Whitney Houston. The Guardian has reported on the matter today (February 22, 2012)...

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Elvis Presley Tooth Crown Up For Auction

16th February 2012

A dental mould of Elvis Presley's mouth is expected to fetch a jaw-dropping $16,000 (£10,000) when it hits the auction block.Dentist Henry J. Weiss kept the plaster model, which includes an extra crown, in case...

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Celine Dion Blames Drug Culture For Whitney's Death

14th February 2012

Celine Dion has blamed a showbiz drug culture for Whitney Houston's death. The 'My Heart Will Go On' hitmaker has described the singer - who was found dead in the bath in her Beverly Hilton...

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Lisa Marie Presley 'Gasped' At New Elvis Exhibition

3rd February 2012

Lisa Marie Presley has paid an emotional visit a new exhibit at her father's home. The 44-year-old star took her three-year-old twins Harper and Finley to visit 'Elvis ... Through His Daughter's Eyes' in Graceland...

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Elvis Was Always Dressed To Perform

3rd February 2012

Elvis Presley was always dressed for a performance. The 'Heartbreak Hotel' singer died in 1977 at the age of 42 and although his daughter Lisa Marie was only nine at the time he passed away,...

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Lana Del Rey Influenced By Britney Spears

2nd February 2012

Lana Del Rey counts Britney Spears as one of her biggest influences. The 'Video Games' hitmaker's melancholy music and gangster-chic look share little in common with Britney's pop background, but Lana says she stands beside...

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Chris Isaak Given Keys To Rock 'N' Roll Diner

24th January 2012

Veteran musician Chris Isaak was left stunned during sessions for his latest album when studio bosses gave him free run of a nearby diner where his idols Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash frequently ate.The Wicked...

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Dolly Parton Rejected Elvis Presley Cover After Royalties Demand

20th January 2012

Country icon Dolly Parton refused to let Elvis Presley record her hit song I Will Always Love You because she didn't want to give up the publishing rights to the track.The 9 to 5 hitmaker...

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Elvis Presley Birthday Celebrations Get Underway In Palm Springs

6th January 2012

To mark what would have been his 77th birthday, fans of Elvis Presley can book tickets for a special guided tour of the Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway. The Palm Springs residence is the house that Elvis...

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