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Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

How a Prince is helping boy who would be the King

For Daniel Currie, it's a case of a little less conversation, a little more cash.

Elvis Presley: The King and I…50 years on

HE CAME down the aircraft steps in the uniform of a sergeant but was greeted as the King.

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Photoblog: The King of rock 'n' roll hits Edinburgh for his 75th birthday

AN Elvis lookalike braves the Arctic conditions high above the Edinburgh skyline yesterday to help launch the VisitScotland tourist drive.

Dead 33 years but Elvis is always on their mind

ATINY two-room house in Tupelo, Mississippi, 75 years ago today. Vernon and Gladys Presley had just become parents to twin sons. One, was, tragically, stillborn; the other came 35 minutes later, a lively lad with a fine set of lungs and a future no-one could have predicted.

Elvis Presley is remembered as the 75th anniversary of his birth is celebrated

Memphis has produced a wealth of groundbreaking music over the years, but wherever you go, the city is still best known as the home of Elvis Presley, the undisputed heavyweight rock and roll champion of the world. All around Memphis, Presley's presence is utterly inescapable – from the sublime cheesiness of Graceland to the charmingly ramshackle town of Tupelo, his humble birthplace.

Introducing... Shaun Klush - The other Elvis Presley

IT'S 32 years since the death of Elvis Presley, but his fame is undimin-ished.

The search for the best Elvis in Edinburgh

Everybody loves Elvis. More than 30 years after his death, the legend continues to grow and his star burns brighter than ever. Forget the King of Pop - Elvis is the true monarch. He will always remain the undisputed King of Rock'n'Roll.

The King is dead.. long live the King!

THE quiff, the sideburns, the hip-shaking and the curled upper lip. Perhaps a leather bomber jacket, US Army khakis or a Vegas white diamante-studded jumpsuit.

Wonder of Elvis tribute act to rock Corn Exchange

ELVIS tribute artist Shawn Klush is set to perform at the Corn Exchange in August as part of the Edinburgh Festival.

Hunt launched to find Scotland's best Elvis impersonator

IT'S all about the hip wiggling, lip quivering and leg shaking.

My life as Elvis Presley

THE white diamante Vegas jumpsuit, the familiar curled lip, the hip rattling moves and the velvety voice. It can only be, the one and only . . .

Tartan tribute for the King

LISA Marie Presley has reportedly commissioned an Edinburgh kiltmaker to create an official Elvis tartan.

Eat yourself Elvis

MANY celebrities have met a sticky end. But they don't come much stickier than the passing of Elvis Presley, discovered drug-addled and unconscious in his Gracelands lavatory not longer after eating a snack so fat-soaked it could have blocked the drains in a detergent factory.

He's always on my mind

On the 30th anniversary of the King's death, city fans tell why they're all shook up over Elvis' legacy It is 30 years since the death of Elvis Presley at the untimely age of 42 and fans from all over the world are gathering for a candlelit vigil at his Memphis home in Graceland. Here four devoted Elvis fans from the Capital to find out why the man known the world over as the King remains so special to them

Elvis fanatic rocks up the aisle

AS he watched her walk down the aisle, Robert Harland knew he would always share his wife's heart with another man.

Long live the King

'I was so angry at him for dying'

Elvis's daughter adds voice to record marking 30th anniversary of singer's death

ELVIS Presley's In the Ghetto has been remastered to feature his daughter to mark the 30th anniversary of his death.

The King of bling

IT WAS John Lennon who said "before Elvis there was nothing". Of course, the Beatle wasn't just talking about The King's music. When Elvis arrived on the pop scene in 1956 he introduced a new rhythm to music, sex, language and fashion.

Meet the Great pretenders

'In many ways, Elvis was black'

Love me tender

HE WAS a mama's boy, an adulterer, a doting daddy. And the world's greatest sex symbol. Elvis's relationships with the women in his life defy categorisation. From the overly close bond with his homely mother, to his supposed fear of sexual penetration, the nature of his female ties gives a fascinating insight into his character. Here, we look at six of the most influential women in his life.

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