Daily Elvis: November 27

Give us this day, November 27,  our daily Elvis


Tupelo, Missippi



Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee


Sarah Vaughn made the hit list with “Make Yourself Comfortable” (#6) her biggest single of 33 hits.
Elvis performed at the Palladium Club, Houston  with Other acts were Biff Collie and George Jones in the afternoon


Elvis Scotty and Bill played the Eagles Hall in the evening.
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1954
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 27 1954 Paladium Club Houston TX
Info November 27 1954 Eagles Hall Houston TX (8:00 PM) Hoedown Jamboree
November 27,  1955
November 27,  1956
November 27,  1957
Company commander Captain Edward E. Betts promotes Elvis  to private first class;
his rank would rise to Specialist Fourth Class on June 1, 1959 and to Sergeant on January 20, 1960.
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Elvis dropped in for dinner with Elisabeth Stefaniak and her family on Thanksgiving.
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Elvis began weekly herbal skin treatments with a South African self-described doctor named Laurenz Johannes Griessel Landau. After reading a magazine advertisement Elvis contacted him. He seemed to have a method for reducing enlarged pores and acne scars.
Landau made a pass at Elvis, who called in the FBI to investigate quack snake oil salesman a South African doctor, Laurenz Johannes GriesselLandau, threatened to reveal compromising photos of Elvis as if he’d had that level of access to have any.

November 27,  1960

Wild in the Country 

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November 27,  1961

Ray Charles had his eighteenth of a career of seventy-six chart singles when “Unchain My Heart” reached the Top 100.

Patsy’ Cline‘s rendition of the Willie Nelson tune “Crazy” peaks at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100. It would be the biggest of her four records to cross over to the Pop chart from the Country chart where it reached #2. The tune would later be ranked at #85 on Rolling Stone’s list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

Kid Galahad

November 27,  1962

November 27,  1963

Elvis’ movie Fun in Acapulco, co-starring Ursula Andress, debuts across North America. While some exterior shots were filmed on location, Elvis’ scenes were all done in Hollywood. The King never set foot in Acapulco, Mexico.

November 27,  1964

November 27,  1965

November 27,  1966

November 27,  1967

Capitol Records releases The Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” LP in the US. It would rise to number one on the Billboard chart, where it would stay for eight weeks and be nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Album in 1968. (It lost to Glen Campbell’s “By The Time I Get To Phoenix”)

Stay Away, Joe

For the last day filming on the set of Stay Away Joe, Elvis arranged for a lunch for the whole crew and cast.

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November 27,  1968

Steppenwolf’s first album, aptly titled “Steppenwolf” was certified gold.  It contained mega hits “Magic Carpet Ride” and “Born To Be Wild”.

The Trouble with Girls: Movie Production

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November 27,  1969

The Rolling Stones perform for the first of two nights at Madison Square Garden in New York. The performances are recorded and used for the album “Get Your Ya-Ya’s out.” The concert included Tina Turner and Janis Joplin singing together.

Elvis’ double album From Memphis to Vegas/Vegas to Memphis peaked at #12 on the USA charts.

November 27,  1970

George Harrison releases his first post-Beatles album, “All Things Must Pass”, produced by Phil Spector and featuring Eric Clapton, Dave Mason, Ringo Starr and Jim Gordon. The triple disc set would go on to be certified 6x Platinum by the RIAA, making it the best selling album by a solo Beatle.

November 27,  1971

November 27,  1972

November 27,  1973

November 27,  1974

November 27, 1975

Elvis took his first real flight in the Lisa Marie with his new pilot, Milo High. He traveled with Linda to Las Vegas for a 2 week engagement. This was to make up for their abbreviated stay in August.
“20 Golden Greats” by Glen Campbell started a six week run at the top of the UK album chart. It would be Glen’s biggest selling album in Great Britain, staying on the chart for 27 weeks.

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Elvis performed at the University of Oregon McArthur Court, Eugene, Oregon.
Date: 27 Nov 1976
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Eugene, OR.
MacArthur Court
Tickets: 7,000
Costume: Indian feather (white) suit
Track list: If You Love Me (The Sweet Inspirations)
Sweet Inspiration (The Sweet Inspirations) Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
Love Me Tender
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
You Gave Me A Mountain
Blue Suede Shoes
How Great Thou Art
Steamroller Blues
It’s Now Or Never
ntroductions / Early Morning Rain / What’d I Say / Johnny B. Goode / Ronnie Tutt solo / Jerry Scheff solo / Tony Brown solo / David Briggs solo / Love Letters / School Days (Hail Hail Rock`n`Roll)
Early Morning Rain
What’d I Say
Johnny B. Goode
Love Letters
School Days
Hound Dog
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings: Rockin’ The Northwest

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 26 – November 24th – November 30th 1976
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 27 1976 MacArthur Court Eugene OR (8:30 pm) Chief Second belt Light Blue Suit Yes Yes Yes



November 27,  1977

Graceland’s Mediation Garden was opened to public.


The British Phonographic Industry, with the endorsement of Rock stars like Elton John, Gary Numan, Cliff Richard, 10cc and the Boomtown Rats, places advertisements in the British press claiming that “Home taping is wiping out music.”

A concert by The Allman Brothers Band and The Grateful Dead, scheduled at the Tangerine Bowl in Orlando, Florida, is canceled because only 10,000 of 60,000 tickets have been sold. When the two groups played together in New York eight years ago, they drew over 600,000.


The Pointer Sisters’ contagious dance track “I’m So Excited” reached #30 pop. A slightly different version of the song, with a more pulsating mix, would be released two years later and would reach #9.


Neil Diamond‘s Christmas Special debuts on HBO. The one-hour show featured Diamond performing many of the favorites heard on “The Christmas Album” while joined by such diverse vocal ensembles as a doo-wop group, a children’s choir and a mixed chorale. The LP became a Top 10, Platinum best-seller.


Elvis Presley was inducted into The Gospel Association Hall Of Fame, an organization dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals in all forms of Gospel music. Other notable inductees are Pat Boone, Tennessee Ernie Ford and Al Green.


Plymouth has its first ever official Elvis Presley fan club

reference sites:





http://www.elvisrecordings.com/  Master and Sessions

The Elvis Presley Record Research Database






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