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Klein appeared in his friend’s film, “Jailhouse Rock.” When Presley was posthumously inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1986, Klein made the acceptance speech. I never saw Elvis refuse to take a picture with anyone.” Klein hosted a radio show featuring Presley’s music on Sirius XM.
“Personally, Elvis was a great friend to me,” Klein said in the speech. He had also hosted radio and television shows in Memphis dating to the 1960s.
14, 2011 file photo, Memphis DJ George Klein, left, jokes with Lansky Brothers founder Bernard Lansky, second from left, "Clothier to the King" during the unveiling of a new plaque to mark the original location of the historic clothing store on Beale St. Elvis Presley’s longtime friend and radio personality George Klein has died at age 83.
Presley’s former wife, Priscilla Presley, told The Associated Press that Klein died Tuesday, Feb. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal via AP, File) MEMPHIS, Tenn.
Presley had a special arrangement with music publishers, but when he wanted to record a song by an outsider, Parker would demand a third of songwriter royalties for his client. Colonel Tom Parker made sure of that," songwriter David Hess told "To have a potential No.
The reason Presley has any songwriting credits at all is because of business-side strong-arming by his notorious manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
Just in case the guys from "Jailhouse Rock" broke out and went on a rampage, apparently.
By the '70s, he had grown paranoid enough to bring guns with him on stage, though thankfully never the machine gun.
“He has been an unbelievable ambassador for the city, for Graceland, for Elvis Presley and his family,” Calipari wrote. Priscilla Presley said she has thought about that, and calls it “a reality check.” “It hits home,” she said.
In recent years, several friends of Elvis Presley -- Scotty Moore, Red West, D. “He’s the last of our history, in many ways.” Funeral arrangements have not been released.