Elvis Presley was one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century.
A cultural icon, he is widely known by the single name Elvis. He is often
referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King".
Presley is regarded as one of the most important figures of 20th-century
popular culture. He had a versatile voice and unusually wide success
encompassing many genres, including country, pop ballads, gospel, and blues.
He is the best-selling solo artist in the history of popular music. Nominated for
14 competitive Grammy's, he won three, and received the Grammy Lifetime
Achievement Award at age 36. He has been inducted into multiple music halls of fame.