Elvis Presley was the greatest pop star of all time. He was the man behind the pop culture becoming so much popular. His charisma, his aura made the fans fall in love with him. Elvis had a magical screen presence who drove the fans crazy. He has innumerable hits to his name. The stardom of Elvis continues to leave the fans awestruck. They decided to pay respect to the greatest of all time. Fans and followers gathered in large numbers at Graceland.
Elvis Presley Celebrated On His Birth Anniversary
Elvis Presley died a tragic death. His death shocked millions of his fans. He died on 16th August 1977. Presley was only 42 years of age at the time of his demise. His fans continued celebrating his birth anniversary since the star’s death. This August was no different. A large number of fans gathered outside the Graceland premises. They paid tribute to the evergreen artist by lighting up candles.
Personalities such as Linda Brown made an appearance at the event. She was donning leather boots that had patterns that reminded her of Presley. Brown used to earn her living by being a nurse. She has retired from her job but did not miss the event. Linda has been appearing at all the Presley events for twenty-two years.
Elvis Presley’s birth anniversary tribute was trimmed this year. Following the covid threat, the event was shortened to only three hours. Restrictions were made for entering the event as well. Tickets were being sold. A total of 720 tickets were sold. Fans have described the life of Presley as a Big Bang. They stated that his works were the explosion that made the rock and roll genre come to life. Elvis Week is celebrated every year during the birth anniversary of the great musician.