On This Day: July 5th


On the 5th of July 1954 Elvis Presley recorded his first single, “That’s All Right”, it was recorded at Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee. It was released on July 19th 1954 and has since been ranked #113 in the 2010 Rolling Stone magazine list of “500 Greatest Songs Of All Time”. In July 2004, exactly 50 years after its first issuing, the song was released as a single in the United Kingdom, where it debuted and peaked at Number 3.


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