Elvis Aaron Presley, crowned the King of Rock & Roll, left us on August 16, 1977. We’re honoring the legendary Southern singer / actor by sharing this piece from our collection: Joni Lee Mabe, The Official Elvis Prayer Rug, 1988. Lithograph. Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia; AND by listening to Elvis all day long.
What are museum director Kevin Grogan’s top 5 Elvis tunes?
- “Suspicious Minds”
- “In the Ghetto”
- “Can’t Help Falling in Love with You”
- “Burning Love”
- “Love Me Tender”