ARTICLES RELATING TO ELVIS PRESLEY

King of Rock's Caddy for sale

2013-06-27 10:02

Blues crooner Elvis Presley's Cadillac and tough-guy Steve McQueen's old truck are scheduled to be auctioned in California.

Elvis tops list of most-forged autographs

2012-12-28 10:45

Elvis Presley and The Beatles lead a list of the most-forged celebrity signatures in 2012, with less than half of their autographs for sale certified as genuine.

Elvis Presley's tailor dies

2012-11-16 07:47

The retailer who helped a young Elvis Presley establish his signature clothing style, has died at his Tennessee home aged 85.

Elvis Presley's LA mansion up for sale

2012-10-16 18:44

Elvis Presley's former Beverly Hills home which he shared with his wife Priscilla, will be up for sale and could sell for a staggering amount of $13m.

Nominees named for Pop Hall of Fame

2012-09-18 14:07

The American Pop Music Hall of Fame won't be open until next year, but the first round of nominees to be inducted into the western Pennsylvania-based hall has been announced.

Elvis crypt withdrawn from auction

2012-06-25 13:50

The crypt in which Elvis Presley was first buried has been withdrawn from a huge auction of sports and music memorabilia following virulent protests from the King's fans.

Elvis Presley's crypt up for auction

2012-05-28 17:59

The tomb where Elvis Presley was originally laid to rest is set to be sold to the highest bidder in Darren Julian's Music Icons auction.

Elvis Presley's 'real daughter' sues

2011-12-02 12:14

A Swedish woman claiming to be Elvis Presley's long-lost daughter has filed a $130m lawsuit against his estate and relatives.

Eric Bana to play Elvis Presley

2011-10-25 18:31

Eric Bana has signed up to play Elvis Presley in new movie about the King's meeting with then US president Richard Nixon.

Budapest names Elvis Presley honorary citizen

2011-05-26 20:09

Budapest's city council has named Elvis Presley an honorary citizen of the Hungarian capital.

Elvis’ hair shakes up bidders

2010-08-14 11:01

A jar of his Elvis' hair could shake up to $20 000 out of a bidder's pockets when it goes on the auction block in Memphis, Tennessee.

Rock Hall celebrates with Elvis

2010-08-11 18:35

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame plans to celebrate its 15th birthday with a look back at the year rock's king turned 21.

Elvis autopsy tools in doubt

2010-07-26 11:54

Autopsy tools used on Elvis Presley have been removed from auction after doubts were raised about their authenticity.

Elvis' autopsy items auctioned

2010-07-21 10:01

Instruments used in Elvis Presley's autopsy and embalming are going up for auction in Chicago.

Rare Elvis photos found

2010-07-02 15:03

Elvis Presley archivists have found three rare photos dating back more than 50 years that show the young singer greeting fans at the gates of Graceland.

Victory glove fetches $190K

2010-06-27 19:34

Bidders from around the world have bought up Michael Jackson memorabilia worth nearly $1m at an auction on the anniversary of his death.

Elvis was hated by critics

2010-03-12 11:35

Elvis Presley will soon be the subject of a new exhibit at a museum in Washington, where his historic clash with the media will be remembered.

Elvis fever hits small town

2010-01-08 16:00

About 400 Elvis Presley fans began their journey to a small town in Australia to celebrate their idol's 75th birthday.

Elvis – The Ed Sullivan Shows

2009-12-24 07:48

What was $50, 000 worth in 1956? Three Elvis appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Elvis hair sold

2009-10-19 10:25

A clump of hair believed to have been trimmed from Elvis Presley's head when he joined the Army in 1958 has been sold.

Jacko's glove auctioned

2009-10-11 21:18

An illuminating glove worn by Michael Jackson during the 1984 Victory Tour has brought in $70 800 at an auction of entertainment memorabilia.

 

Thousands honour Elvis at Graceland

2013-08-16 11:25

Elvis Presley fans from around the world made their annual pilgrimage to Graceland to pay their respects to the rock n' roll icon with a solemn candlelight vigil on the 36th anniversary of his death.

Beatles guitar auctioned for $408k in US

2013-05-20 18:07

A six-cord electric guitar that Beatles John Lennon and George Harrison played went under the hammer for $408 000, Julien's Auctions has said.

Report: Solo pop stars likely to die young

2012-12-20 12:51

A recent study done by British researchers have concluded that solo pop stars are twice as likely to die young, while stars who perform in groups tend to live longer.

Michael Jackson: Highest earning dead muso

2012-11-05 11:37

Michael Jackson earned more than any other dead musician in the 2012, beating Elvis Presley and Bob Marley into second and third place respectively.

Lil Wayne overtakes Elvis Presley on chart

2012-09-28 13:56

Hip hop star Lil Wayne has turned 30 to news that he's overtaken Elvis Presley for the number of times he's popped up on Billboard's Hot 100 pop music chart.

Elvis' ex, daughter greet fans at Graceland

2012-08-16 07:44

Elvis Presley's ex-wife Priscilla and their daughter Lisa Marie have stunned fans when they showed up at Graceland for a candlelight vigil marking the 35th anniversary of Elvis' death.

Elvis Presley to be virtually resurrected

2012-06-07 09:13

Elvis Presley is to be virtually resurrected, following in the footsteps of a hologram of late rapper Tupac Shakur, which "performed" at a music festival.

Lisa Marie Presley hints at Elvis film

2012-02-02 15:49

Over the years, Lisa Marie Presley has become dissatisfied with movies chronicling her father's life, so she just might make her own film about the rock 'n' roll icon.

MJ top-earning dead celeb

2011-10-25 22:25

Michael Jackson has been named this year's top-earning dead celebrity in a list compiled by financial website Forbes.com.

Fans remember Elvis Presley

2011-08-16 09:47

Elvis fans worldwide have trekked to Graceland for a candlelight vigil on the 34th anniversary of his death.

Glee cast beat Elvis' record

2011-01-25 12:00

Elvis Presley's UK chart record of achieving 20 top 40 hits in 88 weeks has been beaten by the cast of Glee.

Elvis’ hair shakes up bidders

2010-08-14 11:01

A jar of his Elvis' hair could shake up to $20 000 out of a bidder's pockets when it goes on the auction block in Memphis, Tennessee.

Rock Hall celebrates with Elvis

2010-08-11 18:35

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame plans to celebrate its 15th birthday with a look back at the year rock's king turned 21.

Elvis autopsy tools in doubt

2010-07-26 11:54

Autopsy tools used on Elvis Presley have been removed from auction after doubts were raised about their authenticity.

Elvis' autopsy items auctioned

2010-07-21 10:01

Instruments used in Elvis Presley's autopsy and embalming are going up for auction in Chicago.

Rare Elvis photos found

2010-07-02 15:03

Elvis Presley archivists have found three rare photos dating back more than 50 years that show the young singer greeting fans at the gates of Graceland.

Victory glove fetches $190K

2010-06-27 19:34

Bidders from around the world have bought up Michael Jackson memorabilia worth nearly $1m at an auction on the anniversary of his death.

Black Elvis rocks on in Aus

2010-01-10 17:49

Beneath his homemade jumpsuit and the glinting black of his polyester Elvis Presley wig, Gnarnayarrahe Inmurry Waitairie sweats in the unforgiving Australian heat. He is the Black Elvis.

The King's 75th birthday

2010-01-06 21:04

Unconfirmed sightings aside, Elvis lives on for millions of his fans worldwide, and in cities across the globe many are getting ready to celebrate the King's 75th birthday.

Big plans for Elvis birthday

2009-12-11 22:05

Elvis Presley's legacy will be marked in force next year in a 75th anniversary birthday celebration featuring a circus production, movie marathons, a Facebook application and a cruise.

Elvis Presley hair for sale

2009-10-13 14:45

Elvis Presley fans keen to own a chunk of their idol now can: locks of what is claimed to be The King's hair are up for auction.

 
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