Latest Elvis Presley News - Page 9

Subscribe to Elvis Presley alerts

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...

Tagged in this article -

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

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,...

Tagged in this article - , ,

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Elvis Presley Nominated For Posthumous Grammy

21st December 2011

Late rocker Elvis Presley has been nominated for a posthumous Grammy Award.Young Man With the Big Beat: The Complete '56 Elvis Presley Masters, a five-Cd box set of the star's early recordings, has been tipped...

Tagged in this article -

Michael Jackson: Conrad Murray The Man Who Killed Him

8th December 2011

The celebrity world has, for many years, been rife with tales of stars let down by the people that are supposed to be caring for them or offering them guidance. Elvis Presley's descent from a...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Pixie Lott's Festive Favourites

1st December 2011

Maroon 5, Primal Scream and Pixie Lott have all contributed their favourite festive tracks to an advent calendar.The artists have all put forward their favourite Christmas songs to music service Spotify's advent calendar application, which...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Swede Sues Elvis Presley Estate, Insists She's The King's Kid

30th November 2011

A Swedish woman who has maintained she's Elvis Presley's lovechild for the past 20 years has filed suit against the late icon's estate for defamation and infliction of emotional distress.Lisa Johansen is asking for over...

Tagged in this article -

Beady Eye To Play Oasis Songs?

25th November 2011

Beady Eye may play Oasis songs when they next tour. The group - made up from the remaining members of the 'Don't Look Back in Anger' band after Noel Gallagher left - refused to play...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Michael Jackson Tops Highest-earning Dead Stars List

26th October 2011

Michael Jackson has been named the highest-earning dead celebrity of the past year. The late 'Thriller' hitmaker - who died in June 2009 aged 50 - has topped Forbes' annual list of the Top Earning...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , ,

Fascinating Fact 12285

25th October 2011

Elvis Presley, late comedian John Belushi and beloved U.S. personality Dick Clark are to become virtual stars in a new online adventure game, called Retro World. The free-to-play programme will debut on before expanding...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Eric Bana To Play Elvis Presley

24th October 2011

Eric Bana will play Elvis Presley in a new movie. The 'Star Trek' actor has signed up to star as the 'Blue Suede Shoes' hitmaker in the indie film 'Elvis & Nixon' opposite Danny Huston...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , ,

Eric Bana To Play Elvis Presley

24th October 2011

Eric Bana is set to brush up on his rock 'n' roll skills to play Elvis Presley in a new movie.The Australian actor will tackle the role of The King in Cary Elwes' directorial debut,...

Tagged in this article - ,

Zooey Deschanel To Sing At World Series

21st October 2011

Zooey Deschanel is proving that she's not just a hit on the silver screen, and that her musical ties extend beyond her marriage with Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard. Zooey Deschanel is set...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Westlife To Split After 14 Years, Announce Farewell Tour

20th October 2011

Westlife, the best-selling Irish boy band, have announced they are to split after 14 years together. The group, who have sold over 44 million albums worldwide, plan to split after a Greatest Hits record this...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Ac/dc Don't Rehearse

13th October 2011

AC/DC don't rehearse.The legendary rockers never did any preparations for early shows, and former bassist Mark Evans - who was with the group from 1975 to 1977 - admits they never changed their attitude as...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Alex Pettyfer Dating Elvis' Granddaughter?

11th October 2011

Actor Alex Pettyfer has sparked reports of a blossoming new romance with Elvis Presley's actress granddaughter Riley Keough after the two were snapped sharing a kiss in Los Angeles on Saturday (08Oct11).I Am Number Four...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Bono: 'Jobs Invented The 21st Century'

8th October 2011

Bono has compared Steve Jobs to rocker Elvis Presley, insisting the late Apple Inc. co-founder "changed music".The computer entrepreneur, who was the brains behind the iPhone, iPod and iPad, passed away on Wednesday (05Oct11) after...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Michael Jackson Audio Heard

5th October 2011

Tapes of Michael Jackson discussing his plans to build a children's hospital were aired in court today (05.10.11).Prosecutors played the clip - which was significantly longer than the snippet broadcast during opening arguments in the...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

John Scheinfeld To Direct First Elvis Feature Film

6th September 2011

John Scheinfeld, the man behind documentaries about John Lennon and Harry Nilsson, is to direct a new film about Elvis Presley's life based on the memoirs penned by The King's former bodyguard Sonny West.Scheinfeld will...

Tagged in this article - ,

Elvis Presley Trustees Suing Over Royalties

2nd September 2011

Elvis Presley's estate representatives are suing record label bosses for $9 million (£5.6 million) in unpaid royalties.Lawyers for Presley's trust have filed suit against executives at Arista Music in Germany over royalties dating back to...

Tagged in this article -

Kasabian Prepared To Go Mad For Music

26th August 2011

Kasabian's Serge Pizzorno is "prepared to go mad" for the sake of music.The guitarist and songwriter for the 'Days are Forgotten' group has already given up drugs to sharpen his focus and songwriting skill and...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Jerry Lieber Dies

23rd August 2011

'Hound Dog' songwriter Jerry Leiber has died aged 78.The musician - who along with writing partner Mike Stoller wrote huge hits including 'Stand By Me', 'Yakety-Yak' and 'Jailhouse Rock'...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

Elvis' Granddaughter Lands Leading Lady Role In Stripper Film

19th August 2011

Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough has landed the leading lady role in Steven Soderbergh's new movie about male strippers after beating Lindsay Lohan to the part, according to a new report.Soderbergh has cast Keough as...

Tagged in this article - , , ,