Presley, Elvis Aaron (1953 - 1977)

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Elvis Aaron Presley (1935- 1977) He was born to Vernon and Gladys Presley in a two-room house in Tupelo, Mississippi on January 8, 1935. His twin brother, Jessie Garon, was already born, but Elvis leaving up as a single child. For his eleventh birthday he got a guitar, although he wished a gun. Elvis and his parents moved 120 kilometres to Memphis, Tennessee in 1948, where his father hoped to earn more money. Elvis graduated from Humes High School there in 1953. He recorded two songs for his mother to her birthday in the Sun Studio of Sam Phillip. But many people say, that he only wanted to test his voice. Sam Phillip was known as a man who searched new musical talents. At the beginning of 1954 Phillip wanted to hear Elvis again, because he was a white person with the voice of a black person and that was the perfect mixture. At first Phillip was not content with Elvis and so he didn´t call him back for some months. But when he eventually needed someone to sing a song of a demo record he remembered Elvis. In the June of 1954 Elvis came to Phillip and did some more attempts. But Phillip was again not very content with him. But Sam Phillip brought Elvis together with a young guitar player named Scotty Morre and the bass player Bill Black. With these two people Elvis attempted to play many songs in different music directions. They were his own band. And so the first number was born, it was a Blues number with the title That´s all right . And afterwards they also recorded the ...

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