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08/01/1954 Elvis Presley records his 1st two songs

Elvis Presley aimed to record his first two songs: "My Happiness" and "That's When Your Heartaches Begin". He came to offices of Sun Records and paid $4 for a few minutes of studio time to record a two-sided acetate disc. Elvis later disclosed that he intended the record as a birthday present for his mother.

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