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Hair that makes you go Hmmmmm

...shocked audiences with his controversial style and an African American sound to his music. His first big hit was Heartbreak Hotel and the debut in his first movie Love Me Tender would set him up to be known as the king of rock and roll. Today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2013-04-01/hair-makes-you-go-hmmmmm
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Elvis Lives' reminds of singer's 1956 concerts at Bell

...after the release of Presley's first RCA single Heartbreak Hotel."He was just a kid then, and I was just 22...Presley was reported to have sung eight songs: Heartbreak Hotel; Long Tall Sally; I Was the One; Baby Let's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-03-20/ramblin-rhodes-elvis-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Willie Nelson has been setting music standards for decades

...and lots of others.His list of duet recordings include After the Fire Is Gone with Tracy Nelson (no relation), Heartbreak Hotel with Leon Russell, Faded Love with Ray Price, Old Friends with Roger Miller, Reason To Quit with Merle Haggard, To All the Girls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-11-28/ramblin-rhodes-willie
Ramblin Rhodes: In '56, Elvis got so lonely he could die

...years ago next Tuesday that RCA Records released Heartbreak Hotel , the company's first single by Elvis Presley...band-leader brothers Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey as hosts). Heartbreak Hotel , written by Mae Boren Axton (mother of singer Hoyt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/22/rho_508507.shtml
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Upcoming tribute artist contest shows that Elvis will never die

...curiosity seekers packed in to see Ameri-ca's newest singing sensation. Presley, just 21, performed eight songs: Heartbreak Hotel (his first RCA single); Long, Tall Sally; I Was the One; Baby Let's Play House; I Want You, I Need You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/06/rho_87895.shtml
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Elvis impersonator returns to coach Fox Creek

...stand it. "Football Friday Night would come on," he said, "and I'd just get sick to my stomach." No more Heartbreak Hotel for Schneider this fall. Instead, he'll be taking care of business in a flash as head coach of the inaugural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/13/hig_458495.shtml
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Debra Hill, "Halloween" writer-producer, dead at 54

...friend Lynda Obst in forming an independent production company in 1986 that made "Adventures in Babysitting" and "Heartbreak Hotel," both directed by Chris Columbus, and Terry Gilliam's "The Fisher King" with Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/08/ent_446714.shtml
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Debate of rock's birth set anew

...which bought out Elvis' contract a year later. Presley wouldn't get his first pop No. 1 single until 1956 with "Heartbreak Hotel." When pressed, even folks in Memphis won't go as far as to say "That's All Right" was the definitive date...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/05/mus_421186.shtml
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Fans mark 69th anniversary of Elvis Presley's birth

...the Sun Records label was cut in Memphis on July 5, 1954. Within two years he was at the top of the charts with "Heartbreak Hotel" and on track to become the king of rock 'n' roll. Presley's estate organized a series of gatherings to mark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/10/ent_400484.shtml
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People in the news

...singles chart in Britain has varied in length over the years. When Presley appeared for the first time in 1956 with "Heartbreak Hotel," the British chart listed 30 records. In 1978, the year after Presley died, the chart stabilized at its present...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/23/ent_394357.shtml
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