Category Archives: Elvis’ career

Elvis and The Beatles

Elvis and The Beatles Elvis Presley was emotionally never far from the two-room shotgun house in East Tupelo where he was born and raised.  Artistically, it served as the very cradle, crucible and inspiration for the most successful singer and … Continue reading

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Elvis Remembers His Mother’s Death

One afternoon upstairs in Elvis’ bedroom at Graceland, he and I were talking about his mother’s passing in 1958. It was the most turbulent, disoriented and confusing time in his life: drafted into the Army, leaving the career that had … Continue reading

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