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New Graceland Blog - Elvis' Piano Man, Floyd Cramer

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New Graceland Blog - Elvis' Piano Man, Floyd Cramer

February 17, 2018

You know an Elvis song as soon as you hear his voice. Many of Elvis’ diehard fans have learned his backup musicians’ distinctive style, too, and can easily pick out anyone who’s on drums, guitar, piano or bass.

On the Graceland Blog, we’ve covered a lot of the musicians and producers who helped Elvis craft his musical magic, like The Jordanaires, Sam Phillips and the Blue Moon Boys, Scotty Moore and Bill Black. This week, we’re spotlighting Floyd Cramer, who played on numerous Elvis hits in the 1950s and 60s.

Learn more about Floyd Cramer, which hits he played on and more about his legendary career on the Graceland Blog.

Read the blog now.