The Definitive Elvis Biography

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” — Helen Keller

On January 8 in 1935, Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Miss. In 2012 Andy Warhol’s “Double Elvis” sold for 37 million dollars. What made Elvis the subject of Andy Warhol’s art? Elvis went from just another kid in a Southern grade school to cultural icon. Cultural icons were Warhol’s schtick, as

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