Adeli’s Music Blog

On this day in 1956

Posted in music by adeli on January 30, 2009

On January 30, 1956, Elvis Presley recorded his version of Carl Perkins‘ “Blue Suede Shoes” for RCA Records. The success of his version unfortunately overshadowed Perkins’ own achievements for the rest of his career.

Let’s take a look at both. Then you can vote for your favorite of the two.

Carl Perkins

Elvis Presley