1. Posted on 16 August, 2011

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    Reblogged from nprmusic


    Today marks the 34th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death. Hear the full story — and the music — behind two of his biggest hits.

    Released in 1956 as two sides of the same 45 RPM record, Elvis Presley’s “Hound Dog” and “Don’t Be Cruel” rose quickly to the top of the charts, signaling a revolution in popular music.

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    hound dog

    don't be cruel