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Elvis Presley's Stepbrother Reveals the King's Severe Drug Addiction Almost Caused Him to Choke to Death

Elvis' Stepbrother Reveals the King's Drug Addiction Almost Caused Him to Choke to Death

Originally posted 07/22/2016 04:45PM

When Elvis Presley died in August 1977, the world was shocked: the vibrant performer was only 42.

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Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's Legendary Guitarist, Dead at 84

Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's Legendary Guitarist, Dead at 84

Originally posted 06/29/2016 11:00AM

Scotty Moore, the groundbreaking rock guitarist most famous as a member of Elvis Presley's original backing band, died Tuesday at the age of 84. He passed away in his Nashville, Tennessee home after suffering several months of ill-health, The New York Times reports.

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How Nixon Tricked Elvis into Thinking the President Had Made Him a Federal Agent During Famous White House Visit

How Nixon Tricked Elvis into Thinking the President Had Made Him a Federal Agent During Famous White House Visit

Originally posted 05/03/2016 07:00PM

The King wore a purple velvet suit, a massive gold belt buckle and came bearing a pistol, framed in a display case, when he visited the White House on Dec. 21, 1970, hoping to meet President Richard Nixon. 

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Hidden Guns, Karate Demonstrations and Slapping the President: Elvis Presley's Best Friend Explains the True Story Behind Elvis/Nixon

Hidden Guns, Karate Demonstrations and Slapping the President: Elvis Presley's Best Friend Explains the True Story Behind Elvis/Nixon

Originally posted 04/23/2016 01:00AM

Elvis/Nixon turns the most requested photograph in the national archives – showing an iconic handshake between the King of Rock and Roll and the President of the United States – into a hilariously weird film that highlights the lighter side of two very powerful men.

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An Audience with the King: Elvis Presley's Longtime Confidant Shares His Favorite Memory of the Music Legend

An Audience with the King: Elvis Presley's Longtime Confidant Shares His Favorite Memory of the Music Legend

Originally posted 04/19/2016 03:15PM

The most requested photo in the U.S. National Archives is one of Elvis Presley shaking the hand of President Richard Nixon in December of 1970.

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FIRST LISTEN: Hear Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé's Duet of 'Fever'

Originally posted 09/14/2015 08:00AM

Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé fans are about to catch a "Fever" – the crooners are featured on a new duet of the classic song, and PEOPLE has an exclusive first listen!

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5 Amazing Pieces of Elvis Memorabilia up for Auction at Graceland

5 Amazing Pieces of Elvis Memorabilia up for Auction at Graceland

Originally posted 08/12/2015 04:00PM

On Thursday, Graceland is auctioning off a new batch of Elvis Presley memorabilia, primarily from private collections, which means if you're an Elvis fan with a lot of money, you'd better hightail down to Memphis, Tennessee, or eBay on Thursday at 8 p.m.

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Get All Shook Up over Three Generations of Presley Women (PHOTO)

See Three Generations of Presley Women at the Mad Max: Fury Road Premiere (PHOTO)

Originally posted 05/08/2015 06:10PM

The Los Angeles premiere of Mad Max: Fury Road was a family affair.

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The Elvis Presley Las Vegas Dream Wedding You Have to See (Video)

Originally posted 04/23/2015 02:15PM

It was a dream come true for Elvis-obsessed duo and engaged couple Kaycee Satava and Cameron Baker when they got the news that they had won Today's "Ultimate Elvis Wedding" contest. The Oregon couple was married live on the Today show Thursday at the Elvis Presley Graceland Wedding Chapel at the Westgate Hotel in Las Vegas.

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