Music Industry Observes Elvis’ 80th Birthday

Jan 8, 2015 at 1:48 pm |
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You can now enjoy your favorite Elvis music with remastered sound to commemorate what would have been The King’s 80th birthday.

Over 15 of Elvis’ most well-loved albums are having songs restored and re-released on new collections that will lead the yearlong celebration of the singer’s life and memory. The first collection, The Complete ’60s Albums Collection Vol. 1 is available on iTunes.

In the above video, you can watch this morning’s birthday celebration, which was livestreamed from Graceland, Elvis’ house-museum in Memphis, TN.

Can’t get enough of Elvis the Pelvis? The new website, elvisthemusic.com, launched this morning, featuring news, music, playlists, and all things rock and roll.

Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi in 1935 and died in Memphis in 1977. He was 42 years old.

The King would have been 80 today. Learn how you can keep enjoying his music!