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STARS TURN OUT TO HONOUR THE KING
The stars showed up to honor the King of Rock! Shawn Mendes (pictured), Miranda Lambert, Jennifer Lopez, and more performed epic covers of Elvis Presley’s biggest hits on
NBC’s ‘Elvis All-Star Tribute.

Music’s biggest stars stepped up to the stage to pay tribute to the one and only Elvis Presley. The Elvis All-Star Tribute aired Feb. 17 on NBC and featured some incredible
performances. The tribute celebrated one of the greatest musical events in television — the 1968 comeback special that marked Elvis’s return to live performance after 7 years.

Blake Shelton hosted the TV special, which included performances by
Shawn Mendes, Carrie Underwood, Yolanda Adams, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Alessia Cara,
Mac Davis, John Fogerty, Josh Groban, Adam Lambert, John Legend, Little Big Town, Jennifer Lopez, Post Malone, Pistol Annies, Darius Rucker, Ed Sheeran,
and
Keith Urban.

Shawn performed the Elvis classic “Hound Dog.” JLo performed “Heartbreak Hotel,” while Ed sang “Can’t Help Falling In Love.” The Pistol Annies, which includes newly-married
Miranda, hit the stage to sing “Love Me.” Mac, Post Malone, Little Big Town, Darius, and Blake teamed up for a hits medley. Carrie and Yolanda combined their incredible voices for
a gospel medley. The tribute also showcased rare footage and interviews with Priscilla Presley and Steve Binder, the director of the original special. Lisa Marie Presley, Elvis’s only
child, will be making a special appearance.

Elvis is one of Hollywood’s most beloved cultural icons. He rose to fame in the 1950s and 1960s with hits like “Heartbreak Hotel,” “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Love Me Tender.” He also
segued into films, releasing over two dozens movies throughout his career. He was married to Priscilla from 1967 to 1973. They had one daughter, Lisa Marie. Elvis died suddenly
in 1977 at his Graceland estate in Memphis, Tennessee, at the age of 42. Despite his untimely death, his music lives on today.

Musical performances included:
• “Trouble”/”Guitar Man” – Elvis Presley / Blake Shelton

• “Hound Dog” – Shawn Mendes

• “Burning Love” – Keith Urban

• “Baby, What You Want Me to Do” – Keith Urban & Post Malone

• “Jailhouse Rock” – John Fogerty

• “Can’t Help Falling in Love” – Ed Sheeran

• “Always on My Mind” – Kelsea Ballerini

• “Heartbreak Hotel” – Jennifer Lopez

• “One Night” – Darius Rucker

• “Suspicious Minds” – Blake Shelton

• “Love Me Tender” – Alessia Cara

• “Memories” – Mac Davis

• “A Little Less Conversation” – John Legend

• “Are You Lonesome Tonight” – Little Big Town

• “Blue Suede Shoes” – Adam Lambert

• “Love Me” – Pistol Annies

• Hits Medley (“That’s All Right,” “Don’t Be Cruel,” “Blue Suede Shoes”) – Mac Davis, Post Malone, Little Big Town, Darius Rucker & Blake Shelton

• Gospel Medley (“How Great Thou Art,” “He Touched Me,” “You’ll Never Walk Alone” – Carrie Underwood & Yolanda Adams

• “Little Sister” – Dierks Bentley

• “It’s Now or Never” – Josh Groban

• “If I Can Dream” – Elvis Presley, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood

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