Elvis Presley Limited Edition T-Shirt Men
August 5, 1955, Overton Park Shell Memphis, Tennessee
Elvis Presley Licensed Merchandise
100% Cotton T-Shirt
Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL
On August 5th 1955, Elvis was performing at the Overton Park Shell at ‘Bob Neal's eighth annual Country Music Jamboree'. The Overton Park Shell in Memphis was also the location of Elvis his first live performance one year earlier on July 30th 1954. The Shell was packed with an audience over 4000 people present. The Shell was jammed with an overflow audience for the show and several hundred were turned away. By this time Elvis' popularity was well established, he was pushed farther into fame with every hysterical scream from the crowd. Following his performances, Elvis Presley's work at the Shell fueled public recognition, and his career skyrocketed, igniting national enthusiasm for this new music phenomenon. Rock and roll was here to stay.
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