Bluegrass Breakdown: Elvisgrass, 1954-1956 | Nashville Public Radio

Bluegrass Breakdown: Elvisgrass, 1954-1956

Jun 9, 2018

On this week's Bluegrass Breakdown: He was a singer, actor, genre-pioneer, sex symbol and cultural icon who captivated legions of fans who hung on his every word and every sway of his scandalous hips. He mixed music from both sides of the color line and became the quintessence of cool. He's sold over 1 billion records worldwide with 19 number one hits, 40 in the top ten and 114 in the top 40. 

We'll be bluegrassizing the one and only and forever undisputed king of rock 'n roll, Elvis Presley.