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Elvis Presley: Elvis did not like confrontation and he had wanted to fire his manager, Colonel Tom Parker many times. He would tell his friends 'Tell Parker he's fired.' His friends would go tell him, then Parker would say 'Tell Elvis to tell me personally.' Elvis never would. To this day, may fans believe that Parker took extreme advantage of Elvis' kindness.

Elvis Presley: Elvis did not like confrontation and he had wanted to fire his manager, Colonel Tom Parker many times. He would tell his friends 'Tell Parker he's fired.' His friends would go tell him, then Parker would say 'Tell Elvis to tell me personally.' Elvis never would. To this day, may fans believe that Parker took extreme advantage of Elvis' kindness.

Parker had by now pushed Presley into a heavy moviemaking schedule, focused on formulaic, modestly budgeted musical comedies. Presley at first insisted on pursuing more serious roles, but when two films in a more dramatic vein—Flaming Star (1960) and Wild in the Country (1961)—were less commercially successful, he reverted to the formula. Among the 27 movies he made during the 1960s, there were few further exceptions

Parker had by now pushed Presley into a heavy moviemaking schedule, focused on formulaic, modestly budgeted musical comedies. Presley at first insisted on pursuing more serious roles, but when two films in a more dramatic vein—Flaming Star (1960) and Wild in the Country (1961)—were less commercially successful, he reverted to the formula. Among the 27 movies he made during the 1960s, there were few further exceptions

Signature Elvis Presley - All Shook Up

Elvis presley - all shook up

'What most people don't know', stated King, 'is that this boy is serious about what he's doing. He's carried away by it. When I was in Memphis with my band, he used to stand in the wings and watch us perform. As for fading away, rock and roll is here to stay and so, I believe, is Elvis. He's been a shot in the arm to the business and all I can say is 'that's my man'. - B.B. KING

'What most people don't know', stated King, 'is that this boy is serious about what he's doing. He's carried away by it. When I was in Memphis with my band, he used to stand in the wings and watch us perform. As for fading away, rock and roll is here to stay and so, I believe, is Elvis. He's been a shot in the arm to the business and all I can say is 'that's my man'. - B.B. KING

Vernon, Gladys and Elvis Presley sing at the piano : 1034 Audubon Drive House : June 17, 1956.

Vernon, Gladys and Elvis Presley sing at the piano : 1034 Audubon Drive House : June 17, 1956.

( 2015...2016 † IN MEMORY OF ELVIS AARON PRESLEY ) † ♪♫♪♪ Elvis Aaron Presley - Tuesday, January 08, 1935 - 5' 11¾" - Tupelo, Mississippi, USA. Died; Tuesday, August 16, 1977 (aged of 42) Resting place Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Education. L.C. Humes High School Occupation Singer, actor Home town Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Cause of death: (cardiac arrhythmia). "Elvis 'Jailhouse Rock' 1957 Publicity photo."

( 2015...2016 † IN MEMORY OF ELVIS AARON PRESLEY ) † ♪♫♪♪ Elvis Aaron Presley - Tuesday, January 08, 1935 - 5' 11¾" - Tupelo, Mississippi, USA. Died; Tuesday, August 16, 1977 (aged of 42) Resting place Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Education. L.C. Humes High School Occupation Singer, actor Home town Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Cause of death: (cardiac arrhythmia). "Elvis 'Jailhouse Rock' 1957 Publicity photo."

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