'What most people don't know', stated King, 'is that this boy is serious about what he's doing. He's carried away by it. When I was in Memphis with my band, he used to stand in the wings and watch us perform. As for fading away, rock and roll is here to stay and so, I believe, is Elvis. He's been a shot in the arm to the business and all I can say is 'that's my man'. - B.B. KING
A great portrait of Elvis Presley... my grandparents actually met him and entertained him and his entourage in their humble little cottage, during the filming of "Follow that Dream" in the early sixties.
Elvis Aaron Presley ~ Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and Roll", or simply, "the King". January 8, 1935 - August 16, 1977