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Also question is, how did Elvis Presley influence others?
Presley had a “sound and style that uniquely combined his diverse musical influence and challenged the social and racial barriers of the time; he ushered in a whole new era of American music and popular culture.” He was able to integrate rhythm and blues, gospel, and country music, and created what today is called rock
Subsequently, question is, how did Elvis influence America? During a time when legal segregation was the norm, Elvis shocked America by owing his talent to the great black artists. He had a deep respect for and devotion to rhythm and blues. He directed his gratitude to the likes of B.B King, Fats Domino, and Ivory Joe Hunter.
Similarly one may ask, who was Elvis Presley influenced by?
There’s no one answer. Elvis had many musical influences in many genres. He loved many black gospel singers, he liked bluegrass musicians like Bill Monroe, he loved old R & B artists like Arthur “Big Boy Crudup,” even pop crooners like Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra.
How did Elvis influence the Beatles?
As teenagers, The Beatles, especially John Lennon, were strongly influenced by Elvis Presley. They started wearing their hair slicked back like Elvis. They admired his rebelliousness and his appeal to women, not to mention his musical talent.