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How Dead Pop Stars Might Look Now If They Were Still Alive, In Pictures

 

 

What dead pop stars would look like now

 

 

 

” If Elvis Presley was alive he would be celebrating his 80th birthday on January 8th. Here is a selection of Photoshopped images of other dead pop stars and how they might look if they were still alive today.

The king of rock ‘n’ roll died on August 16, 1977 aged 42 at Graceland, his mansion in Memphis.”

 

 

    The Telegraph has the photos of Elvis and many others as they may have appeared in their dotage . Check it out here .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Willie Dixon, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, James Brown Achieving Postage Stamps

 

 

 

 

” The United States Postal Service is unveiling new stamps that will be rolled out in the next two years, According to a The Washington Post. Included in the subjects are Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and James Brown, who’s the focus of a biopic movie entitled “Get On Up” to be released this summer. The artwork is still “in design development”.

 

 

 

 

” The document from The Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee, which evaluates potential subjects for postage stamps and reports it’s recommendations to the Postmaster General, reveals several focuses of it’s “Music Icons” series that have been slated for future stamps. Among them are Clarksdale, Mississippi-native and soul icon Sam Cooke, influential jazz pianist Fats Waller, John Lennon, and widely influential blues songwriter and musician Willie Dixon, among others.”

 

 

 

 

Read more at The American Blues Scene