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Old 03-20-2006, 07:19 PM   #312 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by boo boo

Elvis wasnt as original as people made him out to be, he took ideas from several of his peers, Ricky Nelson, Bo Diddley and Roy Orbison.
Yes, but he's far more well known than they ever were. The average person on the street probably couldn't tell you who any of the other Rock & Roll pioneers are, but they know who Elvis is.
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