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Spirit of the King Concert to Perform During Elvis Week 2012

July 19, 2012 (Updated)

Elvis tribute artists and legendary performers will take the stage at the Spirit of the King Late Night Concert Event during Elvis Week 2012.

The concert event will begin at 11:00 p.m. on August 17, 2012 at the Cannon Center for Performing Arts in Memphis. Tickets can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000, at any Ticketmaster outlet or at the Cannon Center box office, or by clicking here.

This late night tribute and concert features 2007 Ultimate ETA Contest winner Shawn Klush and the 2011 Ultimate ETA Contest winner Cody Slaughter. The concert will follow the Ultimate ETA Contest Semifinal – Round Two.

Performers will also pay tribute to Elvis’ legendary performers for their contributions to the legacy of Elvis’ music.

Special guest appearances include: Gordon Stoker, an original member and founder of Elvis’ legendary back up group, The Jordanaires; Ray Walker, the bass singer of The Jordanaires who together with Gordon can be heard on hundreds of Elvis recordings; Millie Kirkham, Elvis’ female backup vocalist who recorded with Elvis from 1957 - 1971; and The Blackwood Quartet - an award-winning Quartet and one of Elvis’ favorite family gospel singers.

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