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Carl Lee Perkins Autographs, Memorabilia & Collectibles

CARL LEE PERKINS
Born: April 9, 1932 in Tiptonville, Tennessee
Died: January 19, 1998 in Jackson, Tennessee
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Carl Perkins (1932-1998), had a No. 1 hit with  "Blue Suede Shoes" in 1956. In a tragic twist of fate, Carl and his brother were seriously injured in an auto accident while on their way to appear on television shows in New York City (The Perry Como Show on Saturday night and The Ed Sullivan Show on Sunday evening). While in traction, Perkins watched Elvis Presley perform his hit on Sullivan's variety show. While his own career never regained its momentum, Perkins continued to record and write songs for other stars, including Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and the Beatles, and his guitar style was highly influential. Before his death from throat cancer, he saw himself elevated to "living legend" status and elected to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Film Credits | show moreshow less
1996 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (in person), Lipstick on Your Collar (Sound), 1985 Heaven Help Us (Sound), 2009 Por Toda Minha Vida (Sound), 2008 Strange Wilderness (Sound), 2005 A Tribute to the King (Sound), 2000 Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years 1955-1970 (Sound), 1998 Finding Graceland (Sound), 1996 De Zeemeerman (Sound), 1995 Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (Sound), 1988 Salsa (Sound), 1987 The Pick-up Artist (Sound), 1982 Diner (Sound), 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (Sound), 1957 Jamboree! (Sound), 1982 The Cooler (Sound), 2000 Johnny Cash: Half Mile a Day (in person), 1999 In Dreams: The Roy Orbison Story (in person), 1997 Music for Montserrat (in person), 1994 The Roots of Country: Nashville Celebrates the Ryman (in person), 1986 The 28th Annual Grammy Awards (in person), 1977 The Johnny Cash Christmas Special (in person), 1977 The London Weekend Show (in person), 1964 Ready, Steady, Go! (in person), 1957 Jamboree! (in person), 2006 Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash: The Road Show (Other), 2000 Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock'n'Roll (Other), 1974 Iltatähti (Sound), Vegas (Sound), 2012 Dancing with the Stars (Sound), 1986 Macken (Sound), 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (Sound), 2007 Elvis: #1 Hit Performances (Sound), 2007 Esti showder (Sound), 2006 Elvis Presley: Love Me Tender (Sound), 2006 Today's Country Music (Sound), 2006 Elvis: Broadcasting Live (Sound), 2005 Madman Muntz: American Maverick (Sound), 2005 Watzmann Live (Sound), 2003 Smallville (Sound), 2003 The Milton Berle Show: The Lost Elvis (Sound), 2002 The Definitive Elvis: The Hollywood Years - Part I: 1956-1961 (Sound), 2001 Classic Albums: Elvis Presley (Sound), 1996 The Last of the High Kings (Sound), 1995 The Beatles Anthology (Sound), 1994 Florida Lady (Sound), 1992 Der Watzmann ruft (Sound), 1989 Great Balls of Fire! (Sound), 1989 Pink Cadillac (Sound), 1988 Webster (Sound), 1987 Rock Odyssey (Sound), 1977 Saturday Night Live (Sound), 1970 Little Fauss and Big Halsy (Sound), 1968 Elvis (Sound), 1966 Top of the Pops (Sound), 1965 Shindig! (Sound), 1957 The Gisele MacKenzie Show (Sound), 1956 Stage Show (Sound), 1985 Into the Night (Performer), 1997 CMT Presents: The King's Covers (in person), 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 2 (in person), 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 1 (in person), 1992 One on One with John Tesh (in person), 1991 The Judds Farewell Concert (in person), 1991 Grand Ole Opry 65th Anniversary (in person), 1987 Love Me Tender: A Tribute to the Music of Elvis Presley (in person), 1985 Blue Suede Shoes (in person), 1978 The South Bank Show (in person), 1977 All You Need Is Love (in person), 1977 A Concert: Behind Prison Walls (in person), 1969-1971 The Johnny Cash Show (in person), 1969 Johnny Cash in San Quentin (in person), 2007 Impact: Songs That Changed the World - Elvis Presley: Heartbreak (Other), 2006 Today's Country Music (Other), 1992 Après l'amour (Sound), The Johnny Cash Show (Sound), 1971 Johnny Cash i København (Sound), 1982 Standing Room Only (in person), 1971 Johnny Cash i København (in person), 2011 The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Sound), 1982 SCTV Network (in person), 1989 The Pat Sajak Show (in person), 1985 Porky's 3: Revenge (Sound), 2012 Battleship (Sound), 2008 The Sweet Lady with the Nasty Voice (Sound), 2007 Elvis - Up Close and Personal (Sound), 2007 Jukebox Rock 'n' Roll Vol. 1 (Sound), 2006 Kupetzky (Sound), 2005 Elvis by the Presleys (Sound), 2004 I apolyti stigmi (Sound), 2002 The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla (Sound), 1999 Man on the Moon (Sound), 1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (Sound), 1991 The Oprah Winfrey Show (Sound), 1987 Dudes (Sound), 1981 This Is Elvis (Sound), 1977 The Story of Elvis Presley (Sound), 1970 Elvis: That's the Way It Is (Sound), 1957-1958 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (Sound), 1994 Elvis: The Tribute (in person), 1991 25th Annual Country Music Association Awards (in person), 1969 Johnny Cash! The Man, His World, His Music (in person), 2008 The Sweet Lady with the Nasty Voice (Other), 1998 The Round Tower (Sound), 1989 Later with Bob Costas (in person), American Masters (Sound), 2011 Hollywood to Dollywood (Sound), 2010 Rock-Suomi (Sound), 2010 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (Sound), 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (Sound), 2007 California Dreamin' (Sound), 2003 The Big Empty (Sound), 2002 Elvis Presley: His Early Performances (Sound), 2001 American Masters (Sound), 1999 Liberty Heights (Sound), 1999 Black Sabbath: The Best of MusikLaden Live (Sound), 1993 The Beverly Hillbillies (Sound), 1992 Memphis (Sound), 1991 The Prince of Tides (Sound), 1990 Elvis: The Great Performances - Center Stage, Volume One (Sound), 1989 Heart of Dixie (Sound), 1989 New York Stories (Sound), 1988 Tokyo Pop (Sound), 1983 De weg (Sound), 1981 American Pop (Sound), 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal Concert (Sound), 1960 G.I. Blues (Sound), 1957 Date with the Angels (Sound), 1956 The Milton Berle Show (Sound), 2011 Elvis: The Great Performances (Performer), 1997 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (in person), 1991 Golden Age of Rock'n'Roll (in person), 1985 Elvis: Memories (in person), 1980 Nashville Remembers Elvis on His Birthday (in person), 1969 The Kraft Music Hall (in person), 1969 This Is Tom Jones (in person), 1964 The Beat Room (in person), 2009 The Real Patsy Cline (Other), 2001 American Masters (Other), 1984 Rock and Roll: The Early Days (Other)
Theater Credits
Million Dollar Quartet - Music (April 11, 2010 - June 12, 2011), Ring of Fire - Music (March 12, 2006 - April 30, 2006), Lennon - Music (August 14, 2005 - September 24, 2005), All Shook Up - Music (March 24, 2005 - September 25, 2005)

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