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TIME Magazine Names Elvis' Pompadour in "The 10 Most Iconic Hairstyles"

June 13, 2012

TIME magazine has named Elvis' pompadour as one of "The 10 Most Iconic Hairstyles" in a recent look at the hairdos that inspired "envy and imitation" over the past century.

TIME writes, "Elvis' rockabilly hairdo, along with his gyrating hips, captivated a nation and inspired countless imitations by young men hoping for that bad-boy look."

When describing someone sporting the Elvis look, the article says they are "looking to add a bit of swagger to their style."  Others making the list include the Beatles, Bob Marley, Farrah Fawcett, Jennifer Aniston and more.

See the complete list of "The 10 Most Iconic Hairstyles" at Also, see hundreds of photos and learn more about Elvis' life and legacy at