Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Elvis tribute (favorite Elvis song clips)

It was 34 years ago today that Elvis Aaron Presley suddenly died. And to mark the 34th anniversary of his death, I wanted to share three of my favorite Elvis Presley video song clips.

First up, "Bossa Nova Baby," from Fun in Acapulco:

Dig those crazy moves!

Next, the classic "Viva Las Vegas," from Viva Las Vegas:


And then there is this classic scene and eponymous song from Clambake, which I love not so much because of the song (which was typical Elvis movie drivel) but because of the awesome bikini dancers:

Did people really throw parties like this back in the 1960s?

Got a favorite Elvis song? Let me know via the comments.


David T. said...

I share a personal trainer with an Elvis impersonator. The King lives!

Ange said...

Oh my gosh! 34 years since....?? But wait...that would make me....ummm....EGAD!

I bought an Elvis costume to add to my "collection" a couple of weeks ago :-)

GlyphTab said...

mmm...throwing panties in the 60s.I don't think I'm old enough to remember that. In the 60s people were typically not as open as they are today.