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ABC News Names Elvis in "Teen Pop Stars of the Past"

June 28, 2012

ABC News is calling Elvis the first teen pop star in a recent post titled "Teen Pop Stars of the Past."

You can view the complete list at and learn more about Elvis' role in founding the the teen pop icon image.

The recent ABC photo gallery states, "The King of Rock 'n' Roll was the first to wear the teen idol crown. Elvis Presley's stage performances got girls all shook up, starting from when he launched his singing career in 1954."

Elvis continues to impact modern day culture and his influence is seen around the world. Learn more about Elvis' life and legacy by visiting the About the King page on