''The Ring (List_of_The_Ring_world_champions)'', WBC (World Boxing Council) & WBO (World Boxing Organization) Middleweight titles. In 2002, Bennett and Tepper were honored at ceremonies in Memphis, Tennessee by Lisa Marie Presley for their contribution to her father's success. They were also honored for having written almost half the album in Presley fans favorite, Blue Hawaii (Blue Hawaii (album)). birth_date birth_place
the 1966 "Miss Teenage Memphis" contest at age 16, and the 1968 "Model of the Year" contest at age 18, making her a fashion star of the 1960s, resulting in fashion modeling work through high school and after.
; Donald "Duck" Dunn and Steve Cropper were readying the very talented young Whitlock for pop success when Delaney & Bonnie, heard Whitlock perform at a club and invited him to join them in California and record on their record ''Home.'' in early 1970. His friendship with Clapton began when Whitlock was touring with Delaney & Bonnie, along with Carl Radle and Jim Gordon, whom Clapton admired greatly. '''Bruce "Einstein" Bouillet''' (
of the remaining parts of the mainline are in the environmental impact statement (EIS) stages; the FHA has signed records of decision approving the final EIS for SIUs 11, 12,
) - World Wrestling Federation (1998–2000) Along with Jacques, Ouellet was rehired by the WWF in 1998, but rarely utilized. Ouellet competed in the Brawl for All (WWF Brawl For All) tournament, but lost in the first round to "Dr. Death" Steve Williams. The Quebecers took part in the tag team battle royal (Professional wrestling tag team match types#Tag team battle royal) at WrestleMania XIV, Six people, including two children, were found dead in a Memphis (w:Memphis, Tennessee), Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.
). The success of the album made King nationally known for the first time and began to influence white musicians. King died on December 21, 1992 from a heart attack (myocardial infarction) in his Memphis, Tennessee home. His final concert had been in Los Angeles two days earlier. He was given a funeral procession with the Memphis Horns playing "When The Saints Go Marching In" and buried in Edmondson, Arkansas near his childhood home. years_active 1979-date
who enjoyed older songs were used to AM. Sean Ross of WGCI-AM (WGRB) in Chicago (Chicago, Illinois) believed the format could work either place, but stations that selected it would be those desiring something different. The satellite format focused on the years 1967 to 1978 but also played songs from as far back as 1963 and as recent as the early 1980s. Included were both ballads (ballad (music)) and uptempo songs. WGCI even played songs from the 1950s, including "Unforgettable (Unforgettable (song))" by Nat King Cole, though Ross said even teenagers liked the station because they had learned about older songs from their parents, and because newer versions of old songs were being recorded. Carrie Borzillo, "AM Gives R&B Oldies a New Lease on Life," Billboard, 3 26 94, p. 119. Other stations included WRBO "Soul Classics 103.5" in Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee), WNPL (WNFN) in Nashville (Nashville, Tennessee), KMEZ in New Orleans (New Orleans, Louisiana) and WPLZ (WKJS) in Richmond (Richmond, Virginia). Sean Ross, "R&B Oldies Format On The Rise," Billboard, 03 06 99, p. 28. '''Illinois Route 37''', or Illinois 37, is a north–south route in southern Illinois. It is Six people, including two children, were found dead in a Memphis (w:Memphis, Tennessee), Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.
things, the mall was home to the Ice Chalet, Memphis's only public ice rink. According to Miller in interviews such as a 1980 interview with Stuart Colman for BBC Radio, he took a business trip to the Southern United States in 1951 and obtained a copy of Rocket 88, a rhythm and blues record written by Ike Turner for his Kings of Rhythm and sung by the sax player of the band, Jackie Brenston, recorded at Sam Phillips' Recording Service in Memphis
on the Nile River. Memphis developed as a transportation center in the 19th century because of its flood-free location high above the Mississippi River. Located in the low-lying delta region along the river, its outlying areas were developed as cotton
;ref Susanna Hoffs, "Commentary", the Bangles, ''Return to Bangleonia'', DVD, 2007 The single became another worldwide hit. Stichting Nederlandse Top 40, 500 Nr. 1 hits uit de Top 40, page 261, 9023009444 Hoffs was actually naked when she recorded the song, after being convinced by Sigerson that Olivia Newton-John got her amazing performances by recording everything while naked. ''Soundtrack to My Life'', Series 3, Hosted by Cat Deeley
'''Memphis''' is a city in the southwestern corner of the State (U.S. state) of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County (Shelby County, Tennessee). The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf (Wolf River (Tennessee)) and Mississippi (Mississippi River) rivers.
Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee, the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the Southeastern United States, and the 20th largest (List of United States cities by population) in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2010 population of 1,316,100. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed only by metropolitan Nashville (Nashville, Tennessee). Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities. A resident of Memphis is referred to as a ''Memphian (List of famous people from Memphis)'', and the Memphis region is known, particularly to media outlets, as "Memphis & the Mid-South (Memphis Metropolitan Statistical Area)".