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Only In Print: Remembering The Gospel King of Rock & Roll

Elive Presley was undoubtedly one of the greatest entertainers of the 20th century. He has been called the “King of Rock and Roll” for good reason, as his unique style of music combined elements of rock, country, and rhythm and blues.

There are milestones that are embedded in the minds of people of a certain generation. Everyone knows where they were when they learned that President John F. Kennedy had been assassinated, everyone was glued to their television when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon, and everyone remembers how they felt on August 16, 1977, when Elvis Presley passed away at just 42 years old…

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