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猫王普雷斯利
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猫王普雷斯利

    That song, "Hound Dog," was one of Elvis Presley’s most popular records. It sold five-million copies in 1956. Music industry experts say more than one-thousand-million of Elvis’s recordings have sold throughout the world. He was a success in many different kinds of music-popular, country, religious, and rhythm-and-blues.  
    猫王普雷斯利最出名的唱片之一是《猎狗》。1956年该唱片的销售量达500万张。唱片业的专家说,普雷斯利的唱片在全世界的销量超过10亿张。他在流行音乐、乡村音乐、宗教音乐以及节奏布鲁斯音乐等多种不同的音乐方面都有建树。  
    Elvis Presley won many awards from nations all over the world, yet he did not record in any language other than English. He never performed outside the United States, except for three shows in Canada. Yet, his recordings and films have been, and are still, enjoyed by people all over the world.  
    猫王普雷斯利曾获得世界上许多国家的奖项,但是他没有灌录过除英语以外其他语言的唱片。除了在加拿大的三次演出以外,他没有到美国以外的其他国家演出过。不过,他的唱片和电影至今仍然为世界各地人们所喜爱。    
    Elvis Aaron Presley was born in the southern town of Tupelo, Mississippi on January 8th, 1935. His family was extremely poor. During his childhood, he sang in church with his parents. He also listened to music that influenced his later singing, including country, rhythm-and-blues, and religious music. Elvis and his family moved to Memphis, Tennessee when he was thirteen. After high school, he had several jobs, including driving a truck. In 1953, he made his first recording of this song, "My Happiness."  
    猫王普雷斯利1935年1月8日出生于密西西比州南部的图佩洛镇。他家境极其贫困。孩提时代,他与父母一起在教堂里唱歌。他也倾听乡村音乐、节奏布鲁斯音乐及宗教音乐等多种音乐,这些音乐对他后来的歌唱有一定的影响。13岁那年,普雷斯利和他的家人移居田纳西州的孟菲斯。中学毕业后他做过几种工作,其中包括开卡车。1953年,他灌录了他第一张唱片《我的幸福》。  
    By the middle of the 1950’s, Elvis Presley was known around the world as the young man who moved his hips in a sexual way as he sang rock and roll music. Many adults said he and his music were bad influences on young people. Young women loved him. Huge crowds attended his performances. He made his first movie in 1956. It was "Love Me Tender." The title song was a big hit.  
    至20世纪50年代中期,猫王普雷斯利作为一个演唱摇滚音乐时性感地扭臀的年轻人而举世闻名。许多成年人说,他和他的音乐对年轻人有很坏的影响。少女们都爱上了他,大群的人看他的表演。1956年他首演电影,电影名字叫《温柔爱我》,其主题歌曲名震一时。   
    Elvis Presley was one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood for a number of years in the 1950’s. He acted in thirty-one movies. In 1958, just as he finished making the movie "King Creole," Elvis received notice that he had to serve in the United States Army. He was stationed in Germany where he lived in a large house and dated a lot of beautiful women. One young girl he met in Germany was Pricilla Beaulieu, the daughter of an army officer. She was fourteen years old. Later, after Elvis had finished his army service, she came to live with him in Memphis. They married in 1967, when she was twenty-one years old. He was thirty-two. They became parents nine mo

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