Saturday, August 16, 2008

The King

Elvis Presley died on this date in 1977. He was 42. Volumes have been written about the lifestyle that lead to his unnecessary and untimely death; enough to fill libraries. Today a celebration of his music.

From 1956 - 21 year old Elvis performing Heartbreak Hotel:

Next, performing a medley of his hits in a clip from his 1968 Comeback Special:

The final clip is his performance of Burning Love from his Aloha From Hawaii Special in 1973:

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