Elvis Presley's Personal Record Collection Up for Auction


Elvis Presley's Personal Record Collection Up for Auction


The record is expected to earn as much as $187,500 when it is sold at the Fame Bureau auction house on Thursday, May 27.

Elvis Presley's personal record collection is to go under the hammer at an auction in London. The King handed a stack of 26 discs, including tracks by Ray Charles, Fats Domino and Sammy Davis, Jr., to his guitarist and pal Scotty Moore in 1968 and asked him to transfer them to reel-to-reel tapes.

But Moore has now decided to sell off the collection after the "Blue Suede Shoes" hitmaker never asked for his music back. Moore says, "Elvis left me the briefcase with the records and asked me to mail the tape back to his house in Memphis. I made a safety copy for myself and kept the records and tape in my studio in Nashville. Elvis never asked for the records to be returned."

Presley's collection is now expected to earn as much as $187,500 when it is sold at the Fame Bureau auction house on Thursday, May 27.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Kim Kardashian Hits Back at Haters Over Her Unretouched Bikini Photos
  2. Sylvester Stallone May Star in More Marvel Films After 'GOTG 2'
  3. Kim and Kourtney Kardashian Flaunt Beach Bodies in Skimpy Bikinis During Mexican Trip
  4. Kim Kardashian's 'Jealous' of Kourtney's Hot Beach Body
  5. 'Dancing with the Stars' Features Shocking Elimination on 'Boy Bands and Girl Groups' Night
  6. Aaron Hernandez's Male Prison Lover Is Allegedly Revealed, Lawyer Denies Gay Rumor
  7. 'The Voice' Live Top 12 Eliminations: Who Is the First to Get Sent Home?
  8. Scott Disick Hangs Out With Khloe Kardashian Look-Alike in the Beverly Hills Hotel
  9. Scott Gimple Teases Rick's Death in 'The Walking Dead' Season 8
  10. Inside Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton's Plan to Get More Money From 'The Voice'

CELEBS PHOTO