Color photograph of Elvis in a white jumpsuit with a black background
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As the "King of Rock and Roll", Elvis Presley (1935-1977) was an American singer and musician. As one of the greatest 20th century superstars Elvis wore iconic gypsy suits when performing on stage. His Totem Pole suit was a dark blue jumpsuit with white sleeves, a red armadillo belt and a choker. The suit made its debut during his1975 July tour. His massive popularity was partially due to his performance style and television appearances. He had 20 number one albums, including 4 compilations, and 31 number one hits before his death in 1977. In addition to his music recordings, he also starred in several films.