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Elvis Presley

By: Becka F.
Virginia, Age 11

My Biography of Elvis Presley
Elvis Aaron Presley was born In Tupelo Mississippi, on January 8th 1935. His parents Gladly love Presley, and Vernon Elvis Presley did not let Elvis listen to rock music since he was so young, instead Elvis was forced to listen to gospel. On GladlyÆs birthday Elvis decided to do something special for his mom so he went down to Memphis Recording studio, and recorded My Happiness and ThatÆs were my Heartache begins these songs were half rock and half gospel. The owner of the Memphis Recording studio Sam Phillips was amazed by his extraordinary singing and should be invited back. Elvis was 18 years old when he was paired up with guitarist Scotty More and Brass player Bill Black. Elvis Moved to Memphis Tennessee, where he later wrote 107 songs, married Priscilla Beaulieu on May 1st 1967 he was 32 years old. He had 1 child exactly 9 months later on February 1st 1968 that was the day that Lisa Marie Presley was born. Later he died in front of his Memphis Mansion. Elvis was only 42 years old. Elvis was named king of rock for that curled lip the way he moved his hip and that shinny black hair.