By now you all know that country music superstar Merle Haggard died yesterday on his 79th birthday. But did you know the he was so moved by Elvis’ death in 1977 that he paid tribute to the King by recording an album titled My Farewell to Elvis?
Here is the list of songs:
From Graceland To the Promised Land
In the Ghetto
Don’t Be Cruel
Love Me Tender
That’s All Right (Mama)
Blue Suede Shoes
Are You Lonesome Tonight
Merle’s Farewell To Elvis
In 1995, My Farewell to Elvis was released on CD with a different cover. Both vinyl and CD versions are available on Amazon.
Goodbye Merle Haggard. You will be missed. Say hi to Elvis for us.
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