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Celebrating Elvis' 75th birthday is a full-year endeavor and it all started with a commemorative anniversary gala which was hosted at Graceland in Memphis on January 8, 2010. In addition to the annual birthday procalamtion ceremony on the front lawn of Graceland, events included exhibits, parties, dances, and panel discussions. Also, a Friday night tribute at the FedEx Forum by NBA's Memphis Grizzlies, wearing blue suede shoes for the occasion;...
The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists Tour In celebration of the King of Rock ‘n’ roll’s 75th birthday in 2010, On Stage Touring, LLC, in association with Elvis Presley Enterprises, has launched the first-ever Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists Tour. The 26-city nationwide tour kicks off in January 2010. For additional information and updates visit: www.ultimateelvistour.com
You could celebrate the king's 75th birthday with the ultimate trip to Graceland and an Elvis 75 - Good Rockin' Tonight boxed set courtesy of our friends at CMT. Go to CMT.com to enter. Link: http://www.cmt.com/community/sweepstakes/elvis-75/
You still love Elvis? Well so do the people at AOL Music. Check out the 75 Reasons they (Still) Love Elvis Link: http://www.spinner.com/2010/01/07/elvis-presley-birthday-75th
What's your favorite Elvis Presley movie? The folks at Sodahead want to know. As part of their tribute to The King on this special day, they are asking you to tell them what your favorite Elvis Movie is. Link: http://www.sodahead.com/music/whats-your-favorite-elvis-presley-movie/question-812899
NPR is paying tribute to The King on this special today with a Staff Favorites feature. Be sure to go to NPR.org and see their Staff Picks, and be sure to add your own. You will also be able to see a special 'Elvis at 21' photo gallery, that you won't want to miss. Link: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=122312475
Happy birthday to the King of Rock n Roll. Elvis would have turned 75 today!
Elvis Presley would have celebrated his 75th birthday on January 8, 2010, and to go along with the release of Elvis 75: Good Rockin' Tonight Box Set, MySpace artists from U2 through Jim Hendrix performing their own versions of Elvis songs in the Elvis Presley 75th Birthday Tribute. Hope you enjoy it! Click Here to listen.
Enter the ELVIS 75th ANNIVERSARY SWEEPSTAKES at TCM.com (January 4 – 31) for a chance to win a Memphis Music vacation plus the 4-CD box set Elvis 75: Good Rockin’ Tonight. Enter here
In stores today: ELVIS 75 (single disc) Celebrate Elvis' 75th birthday with us! Elvis 75 collects 25 unforgettable songs spanning the breath of Elvis' monumental career. Get your birthday copy now! Elvis 75 (1 CD)
In celebration of Elvis' 75th birthday year, everyone's favorite home shopping channel, QVC will broadcast two shows on Jan 8th. You can join the festivities at 1 p.m. EST and 6 p.m. EST. The show will feature new music (including the limited edition MEMORIES box set available exclusively from QVC), memorabilia, and collectibles to celebrate the King of Rock 'n' Roll on this historic occasion. Check your local listings for the channel in your...
January 8th: This all-day marathon of classic Elvis Presley movies which features Guest Programmer appearances by Priscilla Presley and Elvis’ best friend Jerry Schilling starts at 6 a.m. ET and includes Kissin’ Cousins (1965), Roustabout (1965), Girl Happy (1965), Blue Hawaii (1961), Viva Las Vegas (1964) and Jailhouse Rock (1957). Also included are electrifying concert performances in Elvis on Tour (1972) and Elvis: That’s the Way It Is –...