Why Elvis Presley had his mother Gladys’ gravestone replaced

In early August 1958, Elvis Presley was serving in the army in Fort Hood. His parents had been staying in Texas with him. But his mother Gladys fell ill so on August 8, Elvis insisted that Gladys return to Memphis to be taken care of by her regular doctor. However, by the time Gladys returned… Read More Why Elvis Presley had his mother Gladys’ gravestone replaced

When Elvis Presley Dared To Sing Gospel on The Ed Sullivan Show

It is evident from Elvis Presley’s actions on and off stage that his first love was gospel music. In March 1960, Elvis was asked what his favorite style of music was and he responded “spiritual music… I know practically every religious song that’s ever been written.” By the end of 1956, Elvis had just finished… Read More When Elvis Presley Dared To Sing Gospel on The Ed Sullivan Show