RCA Victor buys Elvis Presley’s contract from Sun Records for ,000.The deal was inked at New York’s Warwick Hotel and gave Sam Phillips ,000 for Elvis and ,000 in back royalties owed to Elvis by Sun to Elvis.which was broadcast on tv in Japan as a technical run for the January 1973 first live broadcast via satellite by a solo performer.America’s son on SUN: Elvisworld Elvis World: The 1954 Private Demos Harbour Lights: The Anthem side of Elvis Elvis Trax: The Spoken Verse When Elvis Presley dug deep Elvis World: Blue Moon and Unshiny Sun The Final Sun Sessions Set: Left right and real gone 1994 The Garth Brooks album “Ropin’ The Wind” was certified 10X Platinum.Naked” (minus the Phil Spector Wall of Sound embellishments on the original album). In a poll compiled by the Official UK Charts Company, “Queen’s Greatest Hits” was named as the most popular album of all time in Britain.According to the list, the album has sold around 5.4 million copies, beating the Beatles’ “Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”, which has sold 4.8 million copies.After the switch from Sun to RCA Elvis sent a telegram to the Colonel: ” Dear Colonel, Words can never tell you how my folks and I appreciate what you did for me.I’ve always known and now my folks are assured that you are the best, most wonderful person I could ever hope to work with.
So, take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections.
1996 Anthology Volume 3 1997 Céline Dion released the album “Let’s Talk About Love,” which includes the song “My Heart Will Go On” from the movie “Titanic.” In her native Canada, it set a record for first-week sales: 230,000 copies, meaning one out of every 100 Canadians bought the album in the first seven days of its release.
2001 ABC aired Britney Spears’ first TV concert, “Britney Spears: Live from Las Vegas.” 2003 The Beatles released “Let It Be…
Said that I wouldn’t last six months.” Diddley would prove Sullivan wrong, as he released 11 albums between 19.
The song that changed popular music history ‘Rock Around the Clock’ by Bill Haley & His Comets went to No.1 on the UK singles chart.