Elvis Fifties Elvis 1950s

Elvis Presley 1950s  Elvis Presley Fifties  Elvis began attracting attention in 1954, when he was 19. He infused black rhythm-and-blues songs with his distinctive style, which include stage moves that were considered overtly sexually  for the time. In 1956, “Heartbreak Hotel” became his first number one hit and Elvis suddenly became a national sensation. Crowds of screaming teenagers packed his shows. At the end of 1957, Elvis received his draft notice, serving as an ordinary G.I. in the US military until 1960. Year the 1956 shows Elvis Presley’s crucial transition to a major record deal, national media exposure and the first steps in his subsequent fandom. Heartbreak Hotel #1 Hit song for 1956