Elvis Aaron Presley was born January 8th, 1935, which would have made him 84 years old in 2019. And while we may have lost him back in 1977, his music and memory lives on to this day, thanks in no small part to SiriusXM Elvis Radio.
To commemorate Elvis’ birthday, Elvis Radio has multiple specials happening:
Guest DJ Tom Brown
Tom is celebrating his own birthday on January 5 with a super cool guest DJ show. Tom, who hails from Tupelo, Miss., where Elvis was born, has hosted and emceed Elvis Week and the Elvis Birthday celebration for more than 15 years. He is an Elvis expert and produces an annual Elvis Fest each spring in Nashville.
Premieres: January 5 at 11 am to noon ET
Guest DJ Terry Mike Jeffrey
Terry is hosting and starring in the Elvis Pops Birthday Concert with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, January 6 at the Cannon Center in downtown Memphis. Before the performance, Terry will guest DJ on Elvis Radio.
Premieres: January 5 at noon to 1 pm ET
Elvis LIVE In Concert: The Global World Premiere of Lake Tahoe ’74 from May 25, 1974
Celebrating the King’s 84th birthday, Big Jim Sykes kicks off the party weekend and shares Elvis’ May 25, 1974 performance from the High Sierra Room at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel in Stateline, Nevada.
Premiere: January 5 at 8 pm to 9 pm ET
Rebroadcast: January 6 at midnight, January 7 at 10 pm ET & January 9 at 6 am ET
TY’s Friday Rave Up Birthday Edition featuring Scotty Moore & George Klein
This week’s edition of the Friday Rave Up with TY features a pair of special shows as part of Elvis Radio’s Birthday Weekend. “Elvis Birthday Memories” hosted by Doc Walker is a classic show that features Elvis Memories from Charlie Hodge, Joe Esposito, DJ Fontana and members of the Memphis Mafia. You will also enjoy George Klein’s historic show with his special guest Scotty Moore.
Premieres: January 5 at 10 pm to midnight ET
Rebroadcast: January 8 at 5 am ET and January 9 at midnight
Elvis Birthday festivities
Don’t miss the Elvis Birthday Proclamation Ceremony LIVE from Graceland.
Premieres Tuesday, January 8 at 10:30 am ET
Elvis Radio’s Doc Walker will go LIVE with special guest (and super Elvis fan) Rick Springfield
Premieres Monday, January 8 at approximately 3:45 pm ET
Bill Rock’s Elvis Birthday Memories
Bill hosts his annual Elvis Birthday Show featuring your Elvis Fan Memories and Elvis Birthday dedications.
Premieres: January 5 at 7pm ET
Rebroadcast: January 9 at 10 pm ET and January 11 at 2 am ET
Tune in all day Tuesday to celebrate Elvis’ birthday!