Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley Quiz Questions and Answers

Round 1 Questions

  1. What was Elvis Presley’s middle name?
  2. Which song did he sing to win a talent contest at the age of ten?
  3. Which country guitarist produced Elvis’s early RCA records?
  4. What was his wife Priscilla’s maiden name?
  5. Which white gospel group provided vocal backings on Elvis’s recordings in the 1950s
    and 1960s?
  6. Which label signed Presley before selling his contract to RCA a year later?
  7. What were Elvis’s parents called?
  8. What was Elvis’s first film?
  9. Where was he posted when he joined the army in 1958?
  10. Wlu’ch was his first-ever recording, made at Sam Phillips’ studio?

Round 1 Answers

  1. Aaron
  2. Old Sheep
  3. Chet Atkins
  4. Beaulieu
  5. The Jordanaires
  6. Sun Records
  7. Vernon and Gladys
  8. Love Me Tender
  9. West Germany
  10. My Happiness

 

Round 2 Questions

  1. What was his first US No 1?
  2. Who were vs Elvis in’ the 2002 remix’ that topped the singles charts?
  3. Who took charge of Presley’s career when he moved to RCA?
  4. What was the fourth of four consecutive No ls between November 1960 and May 1961?
  5. What was Elv1s’ Presley’s music publishing company called?
  6. Which Elvis hit owes a debt to the Italian song “0 Sole Mio”?
  7. n what year was Elvis’s last No 1 single of the 20th century?
  8. What was his’ first UK No 1?
  9. Which city was the focus of Presley’s work m’ the 19703?
  10. Which record went to No 1 after his death m’ 1977?

Round 2 Answers

  1. Heartbreak Hotel
  2. JXL
  3. Colonel Tom Parker
  4. Surrender
  5. Elvis Presley
  6. It’s Now or Never
  7. 1977 (Way Down)
  8. Al Shook Up
  9. Las Vegas
  10. Way Down

 

Round 3 Questions

  1. Which dancer co-starred with Presley in’ “GI Blues”?
  2. Which is’ the only part of Britam’ Presley set foot on?
  3. Which Elvis’ film was a western?
  4. Because his movements were so controversial, only which part of Elvis was it suggested should be shown on TV?
  5. Which operation did James Peterson carry out on Presley in March 1958?
  6. In 2005 which Elvis song replaced an Elvis single as a UK No 1 single?
  7. What was the name of Elvis”s famous mansion and where was it?
  8. Which double-sided single was the top seller of the 19505 m‘ the US?
  9. Who starred as Elvm’ in 2016’s “Elvis and Nixon” film?
  10. What was Elmer‘s last No 1 record m’ the UK in’ his lifetime?

Round 3 Answers

  1. Juliet Prowse
  2. Scotland
  3. Charro
  4. Waist up
  5. Cut his hair for the army
  6. One night/I Got Stung
  7. Graceland, Memphis
  8. Hound Dog/Don’t Be Cruel
  9. Michael Shannon
  10. The Wonder of You