"Elvis the Pelvis"

A tribute to the irrepressible rhythm and unbeatable style of Elvis Presley.

Song Lyrics and Quotes by and about Elvis -


"Some people tap their feet, some people snap their fingers, and some people sway back and forth. I just sorta do 'em all together, I guess." ­Elvis Presley

Ah just act the way ah feel. ­Elvis Presley

Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside" - Elvis Presley

I feel it in my leg, I feel it in my shoe, now tell me pretty baby do you feel it too? "Party" -sung by Elvis -lyrics by Jessie May Robinson

It's just my way of expressin how I feel when I move around. It's all leg movement. Ah don't do nothin with my body. -Elvis Presley

I don't make no dirty movements. ­Elvis Presley

Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over." -Elvis Presley

Well I said shake rattle and roll. I said shake rattle and roll "shake rattle and roll" -sung by Elvis -lyrics by Calhoun

"Without preamble, the three-piece band cuts loose. In the spotlight, the lanky singer flails furious rhythms on his guitar, every now and then breaking a string. In a pivoting stance, his hips swing sensuously from side to side and his entire body takes on a frantic quiver, as if he had swallowed a jackhammer."
Time Magazine, May 15, 1956

Man, I was tame compared to what they do now. Are you kidding? I didn't do anything but just jiggle."

I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.

I'm in love I'm all shook up Mm mm oh, oh, yeah, yeah! -sung by Elvis -lyrics and music by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller)

Let's rock, Everybody, let's rock. Everybody in the whole cell block Was dancin' to the jailhouse rock. "Jail House Rock" -sung by Elvis -lyrics and music by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller