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3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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2018 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinalists

Below are Elvis tribute artists who have won preliminary rounds of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. The tribute artists posted on this page will travel to Memphis during Elvis Week 2018 to compete in the Semifinal Round of the 2018 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. If you are an Elvis tribute artist and interested in competing, or if you'd like to attend any of the preliminaries, check out our list of Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary rounds . In the... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Wednesday, August 30, 2017
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Elvis Week Recap Blog - That's a Wrap!

Each day of Elvis Week, blogger Jon Waterhouse took you behind the scenes, beyond the ropes and down the aisle on is Elvis Week blog. Today, he wraps up his Elvis Week coverage with a recap of his favorite experiences, moments and people from Elvis Week 2017. Check out his last Elvis Week 2017 blog here. Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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Watch Recap of the 2017 Candlelight Vigil

The 2017 Candlelight Vigil was an emotional evening, as fans from across the globe paid their respects to Elvis Presley. His family was also in attendance, as both Lisa Marie Presley and Priscilla Presley thanked the fans for their love and support. Watch the recap video below to hear their statements, and tune in to watch Memphis Jones speak with a few of Elvis' fans in attendance. Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Monday, August 21, 2017
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Gordon Hendricks Wins 2017 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest

Congratulations to 2017 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winner Gordon Hendricks! Gordon Hendricks, who represents the Collingwood Elvis Festival, receives a contract to perform with EPE, the 2017 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Belt and a cash prize of $20,000.  2017 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist    Representing the Collingwood Elvis Festival Gordon Hendricks of Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, was a barber who became known as... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Saturday, August 19, 2017
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Elvis Week Day 8 - Ultimate Return

Awards, thank you's, and a little sparkle - that sums up the last Friday of Elvis Week. The day began with The Elvis Connection panel, full of guests who have unique connections to Elvis, such as songwriter David Porter, gospel singer Joanne Cash, Bill Black's daughter, Nancy Shockley Black and the Imperials member Armond Morales.  The event also featured an emotional moment as Scotty Moore's family accepted a Beale Street Brass Note on his behalf. The Guest House at... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Saturday, August 19, 2017
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New Graceland Podcast - Hello from Tupelo

Get the scoop on all things Elvis, Tupelo and Elvis Week on the latest episode of the Graceland Podcast! Elvis Presley Enterprises' Libby Perry chats with Sarah Stewart and Jennie Bradford Curlee of Tupelo, and the trio discuss new Elvis attractions in Tupelo and the upcoming 20th anniversary of the Tupelo Elvis Festival. You'll also learn more about Cote Deonath, the Elvis Tribute Artist who represented the Tupelo Elvis Festival in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinal... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, August 18, 2017
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Elvis Week Day 7 - King of the Screen and Stage

The seventh day of Elvis Week was pure sparkle and shine. The day kicked off with Conversations on Elvis: Elvis in the Movies, a panel hosted by Tom Brown. Special guests for the event were Gary Lockwood, who starred with Elvis in "It Happened at the World's Fair" and "Wild in the Country;" Laurel Goodwin, Elvis' "Girls! Girls! Girls!" co-star; Pat Priest, who starred with Elvis in "Easy Come, Easy Go," and Marlyn Mason, Elvis' "The Trouble with Girls" co-star. They all shared funny... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, August 18, 2017
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2017 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Finalists Announced

Congratulations to the 2017  Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest  finalists!  These following top 10 finalists were named tonight at the Semifinal Round at the Soundstage at Elvis Presley's Memphis. They will compete in the final round on Saturday, August 19.  Oliver Steinhoff To Represent the Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival at the  Semifinal Round in Memphis Born and raised in Germany, Oliver's love for Elvis developed early - he was only 8... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Elvis Week Day 6 - Live in Concert

It's been 40 years since Elvis' passing, but the King of Rock 'n' Roll still fills the seats at huge arenas. Elvis did just that last night at the FedExForum, Memphis' largest concert venue, at the Elvis: Live in Concert event. The show featured Elvis on the big screen with a live orchestra and back-up singers (the show is part of the Elvis: Live in Concert tour, which continues tonight in Atlanta. Click here to learn more about this tour). Special guests Priscilla Presley and Jerry... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Elvis Week Day 5 - Candlelight Vigil

Thousands of glowing candles, hundreds of memorials and flowers, and countless tears shed. Last night's Candlelight Vigil was beautiful and peaceful, as thousands of fans from around the world paid tribute to Elvis Presley. Lisa Marie Presley and her daughters, Harper and Finley Lockwood, and her son, Benjamin Keough, were in attendance, and Lisa thanked the fans for their love and support.  Graceland CEO Jack Soden and Priscilla Presley also spoke to the crowd and... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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