The first record of Elvis Presley will sell at auction
1st music track American artist ElvisPresley made in the summer of 1953, will be auctioned in the United States, informs BBC News. Auctionwill be held on the 80th anniversary of the artist - January 8, 2015, in the estate of "Graceland", where he lived. In the joint complexity will go under the hammer 68 things connected with the name of the king of rock and roll.
As explained by the Agency, in early June 1953 18-year-old Presley came into the recording Studio Sun Studios in the town of Memphis (Tennessee), paid $ 4 and recorded on an acetate record 2 songs - My Happiness and That's When Your Heartaches Begin. They say that the guy wanted to give this record its own mother. But they was not at home of player, and Presley went to listen to the disc to a friend. There the artist had left, and her mother this gift and has not received.
"RecordElvis put up for auction for the first time. She was in private hands since its creation more than 60 years ago," said the initiator of the auction.
With hammer among other things will go 1st driving licence singer, acquired at the age of 17, and a leather jacket, which he starred in the movie "Viva Las Vegas".