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One of Elvis' Childhood sweethearts, Magdalene Morgan, has sadly passed away at the age of 77. 'I guess my infatuation with Elvis started in that little (Assembly of God) church up in East Tupelo', Magdalene once said, known as Maggie in school because people, including Elvis, never got around to learning how to spell her name correctly. 'He sang and picked the guitar. I sang and played piano'.
In early 1975, despite Elvis' clearly fading desire to record new material (he hadn't recorded a new studio album since 1973), Elvis managed to step up to the challenge one more time.
The Memphis Recording Service release of 'Blue Hawaii : The Expanded Alternate Album' has been delayed until the end of April. It contains many previously unreleased out-takes and alternate versions of the soundtrack recordings.
Shirley Dieu met Elvis Presley in 1975. After becaming friends, she would spend the next 3 years touring and vacationing hith him. In this exclusive Interview with Sergio Luiz Shirley tells her amazing story and how she became the 'Memphis Mafia Princess'. [Hawaii '77] ... 'I dont think that Elvis took the vacation as a much needed break. He had just gotten his plane The Lisa Marie and felt a certain freedom that he hadnt really had before. So since he loved Hawaii, he said Hey, Im taking everyone to Hawaii It was a last minute kind of thing ...'
Whitney Houston was found dead today in a Beverly Hills hotel room. Paramedics arriving at the Beverly Hilton found the singer's body. The cause of death is still unknown, but her death has been confirmed.