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Elvis 4th On Forbes List

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Michael Jackson tops Forbes' list of the highest-paid dead celebrities for the fifth year in a row--with earnings of $75 million. His postmortem empire is going strong, boosted by the Halloween...
Source:Forbes | Updated: October 31, 2017 | People

RIP Fats

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Fats Domino, one of the most influential rock and roll performers of the 1950s and 60s, has died aged 89. The American rock and roll artist was best known for his songs Ain't That A Shame and...
Source:BBC | Updated: October 25, 2017 | People

Jack Good, TV Producer & Elvis Co-star Died

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Legendary television producer Jack Good has died. He was responsible for bringing Rock n Roll to British audiences through programmes like the Six Five Special and Oh Boy. Good then took his...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: October 02, 2017 | People

Music Hall of Fame Inductees 2017

 Roy Orbison, “Cowboy” Jack Clement, legendary sidemen Wayne Jackson and Andrew Love of the Memphis Horns plus Earth Wind & Fire founder Maurice White are among the latest...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: August 28, 2017 | People

Celebrate!

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One of the best ways to celebrate the life of Elvis Presley is the real thing!
Updated: August 16, 2017 | People

Glen Campbell Dead At 81

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Glen Campbell, the indelible voice behind 21 Top 40 hits including "Rhinestone Cowboy," "Wichita Lineman" and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," died Tuesday. He was 81. A...
Source:Rolling Stone | Updated: August 08, 2017 | People

Red West Dead At 81

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Red West died at the ages of 80 on July 18, just a few weeks after his cousin Sonny. In November he would have turned 81. Red is known for his friendship with Elvis to us, but also as songwriter...
Source:Various | Updated: July 19, 2017 | People

Sonny West Dead At 79

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Sonny West has passed away at the age of 79 on May 24. He was Elvis Presley's former bodyguard and one of the authors of "Elvis, What Happend?". It was last year that Sonny West was...
Source:Various | Updated: May 26, 2017 | People

Allan Weiss Passed Away

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Allan Weiss, Writer on 6 Elvis Presley Movies, Died at 90. He was there in 1956 for the singer's first Hollywood screen test. Screenwriter Allan Weiss, who was on hand to witness...
Source:Hollywood Reporter | Updated: March 28, 2017 | People

RIP Chuck Berry

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Police say that legendary rock n’ roll musician Chuck Berry has died at the age of 90-years-old. First responders were called to a medical emergency on Buckner Road at about 12:40pm Saturday....
Source:Various | Updated: March 18, 2017 | People

Marty Lacker Dies

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If not for Marty Lacker, Elvis might never have gone to American Studios in 1969 to record the landmark "From Elvis in Memphis" record. If not for Mr. Lacker, then, the world might never...
Source:Commercial Appeal | Updated: February 14, 2017 | People

Sweet Inspirations In Belgium

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The current line-up of the Sweet Inspirations, featuring original member Estelle Brown and Portia Griffin, will soon be performing in Belgium as part of the show ’An Evening with Elvis’...
Source:Deelen | Updated: February 04, 2017 | People

Together Again!

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Mary Tyler Moore, the star of two of TV's best-loved sitcoms, has died. Her publicist, Mara Buxbaum, says Moore died with her husband and friends nearby. She was 80. Moore gained fame in the...
Source:Associated Press | Updated: January 25, 2017 | People

'Tickle Me' Francine York Died Aged 80

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Francine York  had more than 150 television and film credits and once declared the 1973 cult film “The Doll Squad” her most popular film, but she played everything from an alien to a...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: January 11, 2017 | People

Tom Moffatt Passed Away

Tom Moffatt one of Hawaii’s most influential figures in the entertainment industry, has died. He passed away at his home Monday night at the age of 85 after battling prostate...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: December 15, 2016 | People

Larry Muhoberac, Elvis Piano Man, Has Died

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After a period of poor health, Larry passed away. His wife of over 40 years Andra is heartboken, Larry was only 79. It was Muhoberac who played piano for Elvis' at his sensational Las Vegas...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: December 06, 2016 | People

Joe Esposito Passed Away

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Joe Esposito (born January 22, 1938-November 23,2016) was a veteran author and publisher, who along with his long-time business partner Daniel Lombardy, have several best selling books to their...
Source:Various | Updated: November 24, 2016 | People

Curly Putman Passed Away

Claude Putman Jr. aka  "Curly Putman" the "Green, Green Grass of Home" composer died on Sunday of heart failure at his home in Lebanon, Tenn. He was 85. "The Green,...
Source:Elvis Information Network | Updated: November 07, 2016 | People

Di Caprio To Play Sam Phillips

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Paramount Pictures has acquired the Peter Guralnick book Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock ‘N’ Roll. The film will be developed by Appian Way’s Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer...
Source:Deadline | Updated: October 22, 2016 | People

Bowie Matches Elvis Record

The former Starman has matched the late King and has beaten the one-time King of Pop. At least this week. The bounce in David Bowie’s music sales in his native Britain after his sad death has...
Source:Forbes | Updated: October 19, 2016 | People

Glen Spreen Passed Away

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Glen Spreen has passed away, following a short illness. Beginning with the American Sound sessions in 1969, Glen worked as an arranger for Elvis until 1973. He also co-wrote Holly Leaves and...
Source:Various | Updated: August 22, 2016 | People

Scotty Moore Passed Away

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Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's longtime guitarist and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, died Tuesday at his home in Nashville, the Commercial Appeal reports. No cause of...
Source:Rolling Stone | Updated: June 29, 2016 | People

Remembering Wayne Jackson

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Trumpeter Wayne Jackson, a member of the Memphis Horns, died on Tuesday, June 21. Wayne, who formed the Memphis Horns with saxophonist Andrew Love, played on Elvis hits like "In the...
Source:Elvis.com | Updated: June 25, 2016 | People

Chips Moman Passed Away

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Memphis music icon, Elvis Presley producer, country and soul-songwriting giant Lincoln "Chips" Moman has died. The 79-year-old Moman died at a hospice facility in his hometown of...
Source:Commercial Appeal | Updated: June 14, 2016 | People

Another Legend Gone

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The former world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammed Ali, one of the world's best-known sportsmen, died at a hospital in the US city of Phoenix, Arizona, after being admitted on...
Source:BBC | Updated: June 04, 2016 | People