Forty-five years to the day: The death of Elvis

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Elvis Presley is as popular as ever, especially following the release of the hit movie “Elvis” which promptly increased Presley’s musical downloads.

Today marks the 45th year since his death. Dave Mason, radio legend, talked with KUSI’s Paul Rudy on “Good Morning San Diego” about what the new hit movie did for Presley’s earnings and how the world continues to remember the musical legend.

Presley died Aug. 16, 1977. Still today, his music rakes in the cash. Nearly 50 years after his death, Elvis Presley continues to be a top money maker.

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