Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii via Satellite Legacy Edition 2-CD Set

Elvis, Aloha from Hawaii via Satellite represented yet another major landmark in the remarkable career of Elvis Presley. On January 14, 1973, Elvis' now legendary performance from Honolulu was broadcast live to over 10 countries and on a delayed basis to approximately 30 European countries. Witness the edited version of the satellite broadcast, which included 4 songs recorded just after the satellite event was viewed by 51% of the American television audience on April 4, 1973.

In all, the concert was seen in over 40 countries by close to 1.5 billion people. The worldwide audience watched an artist unfazed by the enormity of the event and a flawless artist in his prime perform contemporary classics, alongside many of his million-selling hit songs. Now a certified 5-time platinum, the original 2-LP soundtrack album topped charts around the world, including in the U.S. where it reached #1 on the Billboard's album chart with sales in excess of 500,000 albums.

This Thank You Gift Features:

  • Disc one is the January 14, 1973 concert that was broadcast live via worldwide satellite
  • Disc two is the January 12, 1973 dress rehearsal concert (performed before a live audience) plus the 5 post-concert "insert" songs that Elvis recorded following the satellite show for inclusion in the April 4, 1973 American broadcast on NBC television.
  • Includes a 24 booklet featuring many rare photos and an insightful essay about this historic moment in Elvis' career
  • The rehearsal show features a newly remixed version
  • This 2-CD Legacy Edition celebrates the 40th anniversary of "Elvis, Aloha from Hawaii via Satellite".