Elvis Presley

Eight Iconic Music Cities

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Music is a cornerstone of all of our lives, whether it's a song playing on the radio during the morning drive to work, an intimate gig with 100 people on the top floor of a pub, or a festival in a muddy field at the height of summer.

Notes From a North Korean Tour Bus

Matt Hulse | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK
Matt Hulse

Hurtling back to Pyongyang on an overheated bus, careering over ice-ruptured roads, transporting a load of irritable, hungover international tourists after a sobering day-long trip to the DMZ - that eerily poised de facto border between North and South Korea. "And when" I ask "was Kim Jong-un born?" Old Kim states with pride: "January 8th, 1983. Soon 33!"

Public Speaking Nerves? Take a Top Tip from Elvis

Michael J MacMahon | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK
Michael J MacMahon

"There are only two types of (public) speakers in the world: (1) the nervous and (2) liars." (Mark Twain) Are you in the first group? If so, you migh...

Priscilla Presley Reveals Her Very Last Conversation With Elvis

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Priscilla Presley has revealed the details of the very last conversation she had with her ex-husband Elvis Presley, just a few days before he died in ...

Elvis Gets Second Stamp Of Approval

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

Elvis Presley's 80th birthday celebrations continue with news that the rock 'n' roll icon is to get his second American postal stamp. The latest a...

What Happened When Joanna Met Priscilla, 'A Porcelain Doll'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

What was Elvis Presley really like? That's the question Joanna Lumley hopes to answer in a brand new documentary, airing tonight on ITV at 9pm, wh...

Don't Feel Old, But... 25 Years Ago Today, These 'Stars' Made Their TV Debut

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

It is 25 years ago today that we watched the first-ever episode of 'Stars in their Eyes'. One of Britain's most successful ever talent shows, it r...

Alfie Boe and Elvis: Karaoke to Car Fest

Jane Ireland | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jane Ireland

Alfie's fans fall into three main camps: those who love his classical roots, those who love rock Alfie and those who love absolutely everything he's ever done. Some of the latter camp ended up there having started as a classical or rock fan, myself included.

And The Nation's Most Listened To Elvis Song Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

The late, great Elvis Presley would have been 80 years old today, and 38 year after his untimely death, the man and his music are as popular as ever. ...

Caroline Frost

The Most Moving Souvenir Among All Elvis's Memorabilia

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Elvis has entered the building… or at least London's O2. READ ALSO: Elvis At 80 - We Look Back With These Rare, Vintage Pictures Of Elvis Presl...

Elvis At 80: Was There Ever Anybody Better-Looking?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Elvis Presley would have been 80 years old today - something not forgotten by the millions of fans around the world using the occasion to mark his mem...

You Can Buy Elvis's Private Jets - But There's A Catch

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK

Deep-pocketed Elvis Presley fans can now buy a spectacular piece of music history but there's a bit of a catch. Two private jets that once belonged...

Why I'm Not Dying to See My Father Again Anytime Soon

Paul Marshall | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Marshall

You find yourself wondering whether the same fate will befall you. This is completely illogical as you've displayed no recent symptoms of anything untoward happening. All the same, you simply can't help yourself.

What's YOUR Favourite Cover Version?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Pet Shop Boys’ recording of ‘Always On My Mind’ has topped a poll of the nation’s favourite cover versions. The pop duo - made up of singer...

The Best Girls' Weekend Ever

Caroline Feraday | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Feraday

As we weaved our way out of Los Angeles Billy Joel sang, "Say goodbye to Hollywood" and we did. Miley bounced us along with "Party in the USA" and Robbie Williams sang about the Mandaley Bay Hotel in "Me and My Monkey". We...were on our way to Las Vegas for the ultimate girlie weekend.

Begin Again With the Merrylees

Jason Holmes | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

With eclectic tastes that include folk, soul and funk and everything in between, they're a dynamic band whose forthcoming single Forever More is produced by Richard Hawley, while their debut single For You was produced by Bill Ryder-Jones.

Forever in Blue Jeans

Neil Cossar | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

Born on this day, 24 January 1941, Neil Diamond, singer-songwriter. There's something very nice and warm about Neil Diamond - he's like an old friend, a comfy pair of slippers, he's your favourite uncle. You see, I'm saying all this and I've never even met the guy. But reading about him confirms my thoughts.

Happy Birthday Elvis!

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Happy Birthday Elvis! Had he lived, the King of Rock 'n' Roll would have been 79 years old today. Presley was born on 8 January in Tupelo, Missi...

WATCH: This Kid's Impersonation Of Elvis Presley Will BLOW YOUR MIND

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

It's certainly made ours. Yes, tonight, Matthew, French-Canadian teenager David Thibault is going to be The King. And he's only 16 years old. Ch...

Paying It Forward...

Susan Boyle | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Susan Boyle

I love the concept of 'Pay It Forward'. The idea that you can pass on an opportunity and a good deed to someone deserving or help someone in life fulfil a dream is a wonderful concept, embraced not only in the USA but over 100 countries around the world and I strongly believe that we should make it more prevalent in the UK. With life getting busier, more hectic and stressful for all of us it's easy to forget acts of kindness and helping others, even the smallest good deeds can make the biggest of differences.

Remember When Chatshows Got 60 Million Viewers...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It was reported that when Elvis Presley turned up on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1956, 60 million viewers tuned in. The chat show had initially refused to...

SuBo Announces Christmas Duet With The King

Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Susan Boyle is set to release a posthumous duet with Elvis Presley, it has been announced. The 'Britain's Got Talent' star will cover the Christmas...

Su-Bo Makes History By Duetting With The King

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Susan Boyle has scored another musical first, becoming the first British artist to duet with Elvis Presley on a record, since his death in 1977. T...

Remembering The King

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK

Friday marks the anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley. The Mississippi-born singer died of a heart attack and a suspected overdose on August ...

Gun Club Cemetery-Alan McGee Returns to the Music Business

Jason Holmes | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Alan McGee the man who gave us Oasis, Primal Scream and The Jesus and Mary Chain on Creation Records, has returned to the musical fold, which - for anyone even remotely interested in British music - is a welcome development.