DAILY RECORD DEBATE: Was Elvis rock 'n' roll's greatest?; Elvis fans were quick to let us know that their hero will never be bettered but many reckoned that the King was over-hyped and over-rated.Elvis may be dead but his music will live on forever - Davie Kelly.
Elvis is not the greatest rock and roller! Buddy Holly Noun 1. Buddy Holly - United States rock star (1936-1959)
Charles Hardin Holley, Holly is the greatest rock 'n' roller ever - Graham Yates, Ormskirk.
He was the greatest. I've even been known to belt out a few Elvis numbers after a couple of drinks. Long live the King - Mark Tumilty, London.
OK for his period in rock history but there have been better singers since - Dave, Fife.
Good looks, good voice, good performer but the greatest? He's not even in the running - Big l, Clydebank.
Is Elvis the greatest rock 'n' roll legend? Oh hell yes!
Elvis? don't make me laugh. No one gets a crowd going like Sydney Devine Sydney Devine (born 1940) is Scotland's very own rhinestone cowboy, a singer whose career began with a television appearance in 1953 at the age of thirteen, developed during eight years touring with the White Heather Group. - Shug Gillan, Coatbridge.
Elvis had a fantastic voice who could sing anything from rock to ballads. In my eyes no one could reach his standard of class and style. - J McHugh, Lennoxtown.
Marilyn Manson is the greatest rock legend. He writes and sings against the establishment. His music carries messages, hits out at rich, organised religion.
I think that if Elvis was still alive the novelty would have soon worn off - Charlene, Johnstone.
Without a doubt - 25 years on and No.1 in the charts yet again. Says it all really doesn't it? - Kate, Wishaw.
What a silly question! The man is still topping the charts 25 years after he left the building. Do you think any of the current lot will do that? - R.M. Renfrew.
Elvis - never. It has to be Freddie Mercury. What a performer. - Andy Kelly Andy Kelly (born May 5 1968) was a successful collegiate quarterback at the University of Tennessee from 1988-1991. He took over as a starter for Sterling Henton in the 1989 SEC game against the Alabama Crimson Tide. , Shotts.
As a member of the younger generation, we now can see why he is the King with his recent No.1 hit. - Owen Murphy, Kilsyth.
He was up until now but we have another one on the way in Darius - Jo.
Elvis may be the greatest rock 'n' roll star but Tupac Shakur is the greatest musician ever - Cloudie, Perth.
Elvis had a few good songs but that's it. Jon Bon Jovi This article or section has multiple issues:
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John Lennon was a better rock 'n' roll singer than Elvis. He wrote and played his own songs too!
Jeff Buckley is the greatest singer. He can break my heart just opening his mouth - Beastie, Dundee.
Elvis just thrust his hips like Kylie flashes her bum.
Elvis is and always will be the King. I can't wait to get my white jump suit on and go to Las Vegas for the Elvis convention. I love Hound Dog - Barney Lennon, Coatbridge.
Elvis was an over-rated drug addict. Every song sounded the same. Keep tributes for real class acts like Buddy Holly - Joe Spence, Coatbridge.
Elvis was over-rated. When he started out there was no competition. His fans are just sad sheep - Alf, London.
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