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“Elvis Presley Christmas Duets” CD Releases on October 14!

(SONY BMG/NY/Nashville) On October 14, SONY BMG Music Entertainment, in partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., will release the “Elvis Presley Christmas Duets” CD, which is the first Elvis Presley duet recordings album and the first Christmas compilation of its kind ever produced. This release marks yet another milestone in Elvis Presley’s legacy, 31 years after his death. The CD will feature many of today’s biggest country artists,...

ELVIS – THE COMPLETE ’68 COMEBACK SPECIAL

In June of 1968 Elvis Presley saved his career and made the best music of his life. These accomplishments are attributed to the legendary “ELVIS” TV Special. The Special which was sponsored by Singer Sewing Machines was the first time that Elvis had performed in front of a live audience in 7 years. In what was supposed to be a Christmas Special, Elvis, clad in his trademark black leather suit, performed emotional renditions of his greatest hits...

ELVIS: VIVA LAS VEGAS

AUGUST MARKS 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF ELVIS PRESLEY'S DEATH SONY BMG Music Entertainment announces today the release of Elvis Presley "Elvis: Viva Las Vegas" which arrives in stores and online on July 31, 2007. The CD features music from and is inspired by the ABC television special ELVIS: VIVA LAS VEGAS - the visual chronicle of Elvis's life during the Vegas years with particular focus on his music, his ground-breaking style and his legacy. The ABC...

"ELVIS AT THE MOVIES" AVAILABLE IN STORES AND ONLINE JUNE 5TH 2007

AVAILABLE IN STORES AND ONLINE JUNE 5TH 2007 40 TRACKS ON TWO CDS 5 ELVIS MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS RELEASED DIGITALLY ONLY On June 5th, 2007, SONY BMG Music Entertainment will release "Elvis At The Movies" - the most comprehensive Elvis Presley 2 CD movie package ever produced. The double-disc, 40-song collection features some of the popular tunes from Elvis Presley's remarkable run of 31 Hollywood movies, including show-stopping numbers like "...

SONY BMG'S STRATEGIC MARKETING GROUP TO RELEASE ELVIS PRESLEY - ELVIS CHRISTMAS CD

DEFINITIVE COLLECTION FEATURES ELVIS'S TWO ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS ALBUMS FOR THE FIRST TIME ON ONE CD ALBUM IN STORES AND ONLINE OCTOBER 3, 2006 On October 3 SONY BMG's Strategic Marketing Group will release Elvis Christmas. This definitive, career-spanning collection of holiday songs from Elvis Presley incorporates all the tunes from the 1957 hit Elvis' Christmas Album and his equally acclaimed 1971 Elvis Sings The Wonderful World Of Christmas for...

SONY BMG'S STRATEGIC MARKETING GROUP TO RELEASE THE 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE LEGENDARY "MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET" SESSION

FEATURING ELVIS PRESLEY, CARL PERKINS, JERRY LEE LEWIS AND JOHNNY CASH LEGENDARY SESSION RELEASED IN ITS ENTIRETY FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER - IN THE ORIGINAL SEQUENCE CD AVAILABLE IN STORES AND ONLINE SEPTEMBER 19th On September 19, the Sony BMG Strategic Marketing Group will release the 50th Anniversary Edition of the famous Million Dollar Quartet session. For the first time ever, the session will be released in its entirety and in the sequence...

SONY BMG STRATEGIC MARKETING GROUP AND ELVIS PRESLEY ENTERPRISES TO RELEASE TWO NEW ELVIS PRESLEY DVDs

ELVIS: '68 COMEBACK - SPECIAL EDITION ELVIS, ALOHA FROM HAWAII - SPECIAL EDITION BONUS CONTENT, REMASTERED AUDIO, ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE IN STORES AUGUST 1, 2006 The SONY BMG Strategic Marketing Group and Elvis Presley Enterprises will release two new single-disc versions of "Elvis: '68 Comeback – Special Edition DVD" and "Elvis, Aloha from Hawaii – Special Edition DVD" on August 1 as follow-ups to the smash hit, deluxe edition box sets, which...

ELVIS # 1 SINGLES BOX SET RELEASED JANUARY 24, 2006 FROM THE SONY BMG STRATEGIC MARKETING GROUP

CAMPAIGN WILL KICK OFF WITH JANUARY 10, 2006 RE-RELEASE OF ELVIS' FIRST #1 SINGLE 'HEARTBREAK HOTEL' CELEBRATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ELVIS' FIRST RCA RECORDING SESSION Celebrating the milestone 50th anniversary of Elvis Presley's first RCA recording session and first #1 hit 'Heartbreak Hotel,' the SONY BMG Strategic Marketing Group will release the deluxe 'Elvis #1 Singles' Box Set on January 24, 2006. The UK version of this box set caused...

ELVIS PRESLEY'S "HEARTBREAK HOTEL" BACK AT #1 IN BILLBOARD 50 YEARS LATER

SINGLE INCLUDED IN DELUXE BOXED SET 'ELVIS # 1 SINGLES' JAN 24 This week, Elvis Presley's "Heartbreak Hotel" returns to the #1 spot on a Billboard chart 50 years after its initial debut. Presley's famous first RCA Studios session in 1956, just days after his 21st birthday, produced "Heartbreak Hotel" and the song became his first #1 hit. Recorded on January 10th and 11th in 1956, and released just a few weeks later, "Heartbreak Hotel" spent 8...

ELVIS # 1 SINGLES BOX SET RELEASED JANUARY 24, 2006 FROM THE SONY BMG STRATEGIC MARKETING GROUP

CAMPAIGN WILL KICK OFF WITH JANUARY 10, 2006 RE-RELEASE OF ELVIS' FIRST #1 SINGLE 'HEARTBREAK HOTEL' CELEBRATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ELVIS' FIRST RCA RECORDING SESSION Celebrating the milestone 50th anniversary of Elvis Presley's first RCA recording session and first #1 hit 'Heartbreak Hotel,' the SONY BMG Strategic Marketing Group will release the deluxe 'Elvis #1 Singles' Box Set on January 24, 2006. The UK version of this box set caused...

Sony BMG Strategic Marketing Group To Release 80-Track 'Hitstory' On Oct. 4

ELVIS PRESLEY: ... AND THE REST IS 'HITSTORY' Sony BMG Strategic Marketing Group To Release 80-Track 'Hitstory' On Oct. 4 Three-Disc Set Includes All Of Elvis' Iconic Hits In Deluxe Package On October 4, Sony BMG Strategic Marketing Group will release 'Hitstory,' an 80-track, three CD set of Elvis Presley's chart hits. Spanning his entire career from 1954's "That's All Right" to 1976's "Way Down," this deluxe three-disc set combines two landmark...

"ELVIS BY THE PRESLEYS" CD, DVD ENJOY CHART SUCCESS FOLLOWING HIGHLY RATED CBS SPECIAL AND BEST SELLING COMPANION BOOK

NEW ELVIS OFFERINGS PART OF AN UNPRECEDENTED COLLABORATION TO CELEBRATE THE MUSIC AND LEGACY OF ELVIS PRESLEY New York, NY - Continuing in the tradition established by the King of Rock n Roll(TM) himself, the new "ELVIS BY THE PRESLEYS" double CD and DVD have scored an impressive foothold on the Billboard charts. The "ELVIS BY THE PRESLEYS" CD is perched comfortably in the Billboard Top 200, having debuted at #15, and subsequently moving to #19...