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Complete Elvis Presley Masters at Elvis Week

Check out these pictures from Elvis week where fans had the opportunity to see a prototype of the Complete Elvis Presley Masters box with a final copy of the book and CD portfolio. Pre-order your copy now, only at

The Complete Elvis Presley Masters Photo of the Week - Aug 17th

From page 8 of the book found in The Complete Elvis Presley Masters, Elvis recording the title song for his first movie Love Me Tender at the "20th- Century Fox’ sound stage, August 24, 1956. Initially there were not going to be any songs in the movie, but the rewriting of the traditional "Aura Lee" hit a soft spot with Elvis, who wanted to prove himself as a ballad singer. The single of "Love Me Tender" was released to staggering advance...

‎33 years ago today, the world lost a legend

‎33 years ago today, the world lost a legend with the passing of Elvis Presley. His talent, good looks, sensuality, charisma, and good humor endeared him to millions, as did the humility and human kindness he demonstrated throughout his life. Known the world over by his first name, Elvis is regarded as one of the most important figures of twentieth century popular culture. Long live the King.

Tune into QVC on August 16th as they honor Elvis' Legacy

Tune into QVC on August 16th as they honor Elvis' Legacy with 2 hour-long tributes. The shows will feature music, collectibles and items exclusive QVC items. Check your local listings or visit 10 am - 11 am EST 4 pm - 5 pm EST

The Complete Elvis Presley Masters Photo Of The Week

From page 11 of The Complete Elvis Presley Masters Book, The Hillbilly Cat, as Elvis was nicknamed, performing on stage at the Louisiana Hayride in Shreveport on August 13, 1955. That night, Elvis sang his first record "That's All Right" and his current first national country hit "Baby, Let's Play House." He also rocked the audience with and a cover of Chuck Berry's "Maybellene" (included on Disc 29 of set). Order The Complete Elvis...

Elvis 75th Anniversary Film Collection is now Available!

For all of you Elvis fans out there, TODAY is your day! The Elvis 75th Anniversary Collection is now available! Complete with 17 films, 27 hours of entertainment, making-of features, a commemorative concert photo book, 10 reproduction memorabilia pieces, including signed Elvis checks, AND for the first time ever, Elvis on Tour which can also be purchased separately on Blu-ray! Also available On Demand and for Download.

The Complete Elvis Presley Masters Now Available at

CROWN JEWEL OF ELVIS' 75th BIRTHDAY CAMPAIGN EVERY MASTER RECORDING RELEASED DURING ELVIS' LIFETIME, PRESENTED IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER FOR THE FIRST TIME OVER 35 HOURS OF MUSIC: ALL 711 MASTER RECORDINGS PLUS 103 RARITIES ON 30 CDs Unique package features 240-page hardbound book printed on archival paper, with annotated discography and artwork for every original Elvis album, single and EP, plus rare and classic photography and new 6,...

Legacy Recordings celebrates Elvis' 75th birthday year with Viva Elvis - The Album, an extraordinary new studio work drawn from & inspired by Viva Elvis by Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas

Viva ELVIS - The Album available Everywhere November 2010. Legacy Recordings, in cooperation with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. and Viva ELVIS by Cirque du Soleil at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, proudly announces the release of Viva ELVIS - The Album, a 21st century celebration of Elvis and his music, featuring the voice of the King in a whole new context.  Viva ELVIS - The Album will be available...

Elvis Download Store Launches

Make sure to check out the new Elvis download store to find all your favorite Elvis songs. Visit the store here.

Viva Elvis by Cirque Du Soleil to Perform On So You Think You Can Dance On July 1

LAS VEGAS – Cast members from Viva ELVIS™ by Cirque du Soleil® at ARIA Resort & Casino™ in Las Vegas will perform live on "So You Think You Can Dance" in Los Angeles on July 1. "So You Think You Can Dance" airs on FOX at 9pm PST. The Viva ELVIS performance will feature twenty dancers and acrobats performing a specially choreographed version of the Return to Sender number. Choreographers Napoleon and Tabitha Dumo have...

Melissa Etheridge does Elvis Tribute on MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET stage

Melissa Etheridge joined the cast of Million Dollar Quartet for a quick performance recently and did an incredible Elvis tribute, which you can see below. On December 4, 1956, an auspicious twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley together. The place was Sun Records’ storefront studio in Memphis. The man who made it happen was Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock and Roll," who discovered them all....

Snoop Dogg attends Viva Elvis show

Cirque du Soleil’s Viva Elvis at Aria in MGM’s CityCenter has become the must-see for celebrities on Las Vegas trips, including non other than Snoop Dogg, who saw the show on June 21 with his daughter. Snoop took her to the show for her birthday, and they loved it! Not only were they waving the Elvis flags that they caught during the finale but Snoop and his daughter posed with the cast after the show.