martes, 13 de septiembre de 2011

September 08, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY


September 08, THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY

There was a opening of a new shopping center in Memphis. In the advertisement of the opening was the announcement: "by the newest Memphis hit in the recording business Elvis Presley". This took place in front of Katz Drug Store the following night between 9.00 and 10.00 a.m.
Elvis performed at the City Auditorium, Clarksdale, Mississippi.
September 08, 1956
Elvis's " I Want You, I Need You, I Love You" hit #14 in the U.K.
Elvis and Anita Wood had breakfast at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel and after that they visited Radio Recorders to listen to the songs Elvis had been recording over the last few days.
Later they watched 4 movies at the theaters around town, while talking about screening Jailhouse Rock the next day.
September 08, 1962
Elvis's single "She's Not You" hit #5 in the U.S.
Elvis bought a custom-made Stutz Blackhawk. His first was badly damaged in an accident earlier that year and would not be repaired for almost 3 years.
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Elvis received the Bing Crosby Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.
Elvis and Linda attended a Tom Jones performance and Elvis even appeared on stage at Caesar's Place.
Elvis performed at the Convention Center, Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
September 08, 1994
Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley opened the 11th annual MTV Video Music Awards.
September 08, 2003
RCA/BMG announced the finalized track listing for "Elvis 2nd To None." The compilation disc was scheduled for release on October 7, 2003.

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