Today in Music History: Elvis

Today in Music History:  Elvis

On this date fifty-five years ago, Elvis has his first number one single in Heartbreak Hotel.  He would have sixteen more.  Four years later, Stuck on You would start a five-week run at the top.  Seventeen years after this, he would make his last recordings at a concert at the Saginaw Civic Center in Michigan.  Here is Heartbreak Hotel live in '56:

 

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