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Elvis Presley Rank
About Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley was a legendary singer and actor regarded as one of the greatest cultural icons of the 20th century. He was nicknamed “the King of Rock and Roll”, or sometimes referred to as just "the King". Some of his best known songs include Hound Dog, Stuck on You and Heart Break Hotel. The world was left in a state of shock when he was found dead in his bathroom on August 16, 1977.
With over half a billion record sales worldwide, he is the best-selling-solo artist ever. At the age of 36, he was given a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Famous quotes by Elvis Presley
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business, live concerts.Elvis Presley
From the time I was a kid, I always knew something was going to happen to me. Didn't know exactly what.Elvis Presley
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.Elvis Presley
I happened to come along in the music business when there was no trend.Elvis Presley
I hope I didn't bore you too much with my life story.Elvis Presley
I like to sing ballads the way Eddie Fisher does and the way Perry Como does. But the way I'm singing now is what makes the money.Elvis Presley
I sure lost my musical direction in Hollywood. My songs were the same conveyer belt mass production, just like most of my movies were.Elvis Presley
It's human nature to gripe, but I'm going ahead and doing the best I can.Elvis Presley
Just because I managed to do a little something, I don't want anyone back home to think I got the big head.Elvis Presley
Later on they send me to Hollywood. To make movies. It was all new to me. I was only 21 years old.Elvis Presley
More than anything else, I want the folks back at home to think right of me.Elvis Presley
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.'Elvis Presley
The next thing I knew, I was out of the service and making movies again. My first picture was called, GI Blues. I thought I was still in the army.Elvis Presley
Those movies sure got me into a rut.Elvis Presley
Those people in New York are not gonna change me none.Elvis Presley
Too much TV hurts movies.Elvis Presley
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.Elvis Presley
Until we meet again, may God bless you as he has blessed me.Elvis Presley
Whatever I will become will be what God has chosen for me.Elvis Presley
When I get married, it'll be no secret.Elvis Presley
When I was a boy, I always saw myself as a hero in comic books and in movies. I grew up believing this dream.Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley's Popularity
Elvis Presley was a famous American singer, guitarist and actor, who was born on January 8, 1935. As a person born on this date, Elvis Presley is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (January 8) and the 1st most popular for the year (1935).
People born on January 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Elvis Presley is the 19th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Elvis Presley's birthday, Elvis Presley is the 162nd most famous American.
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