“It was a little bit awkward because they just kept looking at him and not really saying anything and not really sitting down, just staring at him.”
Eventually, as legend has it, Elvis was not keen on John due to his pacifist and political leanings, to the extent he even reported the Beatles performer to the FBI.
While John was a huge fan of Elvis, he also had some problems with the singer, which he also felt with regards to his Rolling Stones mate Sir Mick.
John once said: “This is interesting: in the early days in England, all the groups were like Elvis and a backing group, and the Beatles deliberately didn’t move like Elvis.
Published at Thu, 24 Sep 2020 19:07:17 +0000