Elvis Presley

The king of rock and roll

Elvis

Elvis and his parents moved to Memphis, Tennessee, in 1948, and Elvis graduated from humes high school there in 1953. Elvis' musical influences were the pop and country music of the time, the gospel music he heard in church and at the all-night gospel sings he frequently attended, and the black R&B he absorbed on historic Beale Street as a Memphis teenager.

Elvis Presley achievements

By early 1955, Elvis' regular Hayride appearances, constant touring, and well-received record releases had made him a substantial regional star, from Tennessee to West Texas."That's All Right" was Presley's first single in 1954.Soon, he was everywhere—on the radio, television and the silver screen working as a musician and actor.

Elvis's no.1 songs

he had a song at No. 1. for a full 6 months of that year.

Adam and Evil

500 miles

after loving you

all shook up

etc...