Elvis and Blue Christmas

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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)

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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.

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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.

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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:

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Elvis Presley invented Christian Rock

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The Elvis Presley Economy

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Elvis Presley: Christian and Christmas Music

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Pirate Cove: Elvis’ Christian Recordings

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How to Deconvert Christians 101

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Elvis’ Impersonal Life

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