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Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (1973)

A 1973 concert by Elvis Presley taped at the Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. This was the first program to ever be beamed around the world by satellite.

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Jerry Scheff ...
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Charlie Hodge ...
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John Wilkinson ...
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Ronnie Tutt ...
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J.D. Sumner ...
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Kathy Westmoreland ...
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Bill Baize ...
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Estell Brown ...
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Ed Enoch ...
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Joe Guercio ...
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Sylvia Shemmell ...
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A 1973 concert by Elvis Presley taped at the Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. This was the first program to ever be beamed around the world by satellite.

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4 April 1973 (USA)  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Aloha From Hawaii made history as the first televised event to be simulcast live to 40 countries world wide. See more »

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Elvis Presley: Thank you very much. Thank you, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you ladies and gentlemen! Good evening, and uh... I hope you enjoy our show tonight. We're gonna try to do all of the songs that you wanna hear.
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Connections

Featured in Aloha from Sweden (2006) See more »

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Suspicious Minds
Written by Francis Zambon (as Mark James)
Performed by Elvis Presley
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This is the one......
6 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the one to show young people who want to know Elvis. Not the silly movies he made in the 60's. Not even Elvis On Tour or Thats The Way It Is. Show people who want to know what Elvis was all about...Aloha From Hawaii. This is The King of Rock and Roll in his court. He looks stunning. He sounds awesome. You can see the charisma that made him an icon. His white jumpsuits have become kind of a running joke. However in 1973 this was the style a lot of artists were wearing on stage. The one he sports in Aloha From Hawaii looks beautiful. He even tosses the cape and belt out to the audience. I love the 70's Elvis. The jewelery, the jumpsuits, the limos...all the excess he became famous for. I know that excess (in all forms) drove him to an early grave, but here we get to see him in all his glory before it spun out of his control. Aloha From Hawaii is Elvis, takin care of business.


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