Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and Roll", or simply, "the King".

Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi as a twinless twin, and when he was 13 years old, he and his family relocated to Memphis, Tennessee. His music career began there in 1954, when he recorded a song with producer Sam Phillips at Sun Records. Accompanied by guitarist Scotty Moore and bassist Bill Black, Presley was an early popularizer of rockabilly, an uptempo, backbeat-driven fusion of country music and rhythm and blues. RCA Victor acquired his contract in a deal arranged by Colonel Tom Parker, who managed the singer for more than two decades. Presley's first RCA single, "Heartbreak Hotel", was released in January 1956 and… Read all

Elvis Presley

Real name
Elvis Aaron Presley

Area United States [US]
Activity period Birth: Jan 08 1935 (Tupelo [US] )
Death: Aug 16 1977 (Memphis [US] )
Related artists
Father of Lisa Marie Presley
Son of Vernon Elvis Presley, Gladys Love Smith
Married with Priscilla Presley (from May 01 1967 to Oct 09 1973)
Involved with Ann-Margret, Tuesday Weld (from 1961 to 1961), Linda Thompson (from 1972 to Nov 1976), Alden. Ginger (from 1976 to Aug 16 1977), Barbara Leigh, June Juanico, Judy Spreckels
Brother of Jesse Garon Presley
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