Lyrics: Hound Dog by Elvis Presley

Everybody knows somebody like this, somebody who’s crying all of the time. Hound dogs are known for howling. People who act like hound dogs cry and whine. The person whom Elvis sings of in this song is especially pathetic because he’s never caught a rabbit. He’s even pathetic for a dog. Classic. Hound Dog by ...

Lyrics: Kentucky Rain by Elvis Presley

Oh, that cold Kentucky Rain (and thunder and lightning)! Seven lonely days And a dozen towns ago I reached out one night And you were gone Don’t know why you’d run, What you’re running to or from All I know is I want to bring you home So I’m walking in the rain, Thumbing for ...

Lyrics: Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley

This is a great song from the early Elvis period. The warden threw a party in the county jail. The prison band was there and they began to wail. The band was jumpin’ and the joint began to swing. You should’ve heard those knocked out jailbirds sing. Let’s rock, everybody, let’s rock. Everybody in the ...

Lyrics: Can’t Help Falling In Love With You by Elvis Presley

A staple at weddings, this is one of the most romantic songs ever. This video shows Elvis at his best from his mid-career. Wise men say Only fools rush in But I can’t help falling in love with you Shall I stay? Would it be a sin If I can’t help falling in love with ...

What Elvis Means To Me – by William Scarborough

Much like any young boy growing up in a music town in the southern United States, I placed musicians on a very special pedestal. There were not icons, legends, or just great musicians, they were gods to a young believer. They were personal characters that reached out through their voice and told you, that you too ...