“HBO is releasing a three hour two film, Elvis documentary titled Elvis Presley: The Searcher on April 14th. The documentary chronicles his life from childhood to his final recording sessions in 1976. 

Along with the documentary Legacy Records will be releasing an accompanying soundtrack on April 6th. 

The lead single from the soundtrack is “If I Can Dream”.1 The track is a rollicking gospel song inspired by MLK.2

It’s really something. We are calling this the Year of Elvis. 

 

  1. A live version from his 1968 NBC-TV Special.
  2. The song was written for Elvis by Walter Earl Brown and uses quotations from King.
  • LeMonjello

    blocland taking on the king

  • Doris Montgomery

    hi teens

  • lobster man

    I don’t wanna be too premature about this, but this Elvis guy might have something…

  • Cooolin

    Blocland is the Elvis of post-blogs