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Led Zeppelin Talks About Meeting Elvis on David Letterman

December 04, 2012



Legendary British rock band Led Zeppelin recently sat down with CBS talk show host David Letterman to talk about their music career and Robert Plant credits Elvis as the King of Rock 'n' Roll.

Excerpt from interview:

Letterman: "Who else was in your class of rock 'n' roll bands?"

Robert Plant: "(names other artists)..and the king - Elvis. We met him, all four of us did, in about 1973."

Letterman: "What was that like?"

Robert Plant: "He had a lot of chics...(laughter)."

Letterman: "So you had that going on with Elvis? (laughter)
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Led Zeppelin recently received the Kennedy Center Honors from President Barack Obama and stopped by the world famous Ed Sullivan Theater to talk with their fellow honoree David Letterman.

Watch more clips from this rare appearance by visiting CBS.com. Want to learn more about the king? Plan a trip to Graceland with our free online trip planner!