Elvis and Blue Christmas


RCA was horrified when their rock n roll star wanted to do a Christmas album.

Neal Matthews, Gordon Stoker, Millie Kirkham, Elvis, Hoyt Hawkins and Ray Walker (The Jordanaires)


Elvis did not like Blue Christmas, so he told Millie to make silly with the background vocals and he made fun of himself. Elvis concentrated.

Elvis graceland xmas cd

RCA loved it and Elvis’ Christmas album sold a million copies between 1957 and 1965, it was re-issued three times – since then, it’s been divided over cheapie compilations, along with tracks from the 1970s Wonderful World of Christmas.

elvis_christmas_album_camden_1970 the-wonderful-world-of-christmas

Millie Kirkham Remembers her first Recording … – Elvis Australia

Elvis Presley’s ‘Blue Christmas’ Backup Singer Millie Kirkham Dies

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Elvis Presley Backup Singer Millie Kirkham Dies at 91

Elvis Presley’s Christmas Album Released in 1957 – Elvis History Blog

Elvis’ Christmas Album – Wikipedia

Elvis sings The Wonderful World of Christmas – Wikipedia

Elvis and Col Santa


related on my other blog:


Elvis Presley invented Christian Rock


The Elvis Presley Economy

EPCD210Elvis you'll never walk alone

Elvis Presley: Christian and Christmas Music


Pirate Cove: Elvis’ Christian Recordings


How to Deconvert Christians 101


Elvis’ Impersonal Life


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