LONGTIME ELVIS PRESLEY DRUMMER D J FONTANA HAS DIED

FILE- In this Oct. 16, 2004 file photo, longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana performs at the 50th anniversary celebration concert of Elvis Presley’s

D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of


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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

Widely cited for reviving Presley’s career, that show was his first live performance in years and the last time Moore and Fontana worked with Elvis, who died in 1977. "Elvis would always want to go back and talk about the early days when there were four of us in a car, Me, Scotty, Bill and Himself," Fontana told the fan site Elvis Australia.
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Longtime Elvis Presley Drummer D.J. Fontana Has Died

D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis Presley’s first and longtime drummer, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville on Wednesday night.
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

14.06.2018 · D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis Presley’s first and longtime drummer, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville on Wednesday night.
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

Drummer D.J. Fontana helped launch rock ‘n’ roll as Elvis Presley’s sideman, working with him through much of the 1960s.
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis Presley’s
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

14.06.2018 · MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis Presley’s first and longtime drummer, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday.
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Elvis Presley’s Longtime Drummer, D.J. Fontana, Has Died

14.06.2018 · D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped create Elvis Presley’s early, rockabilly sound and who played with him throughout the 1950s on hits like "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Hound Dog," has died, his wife Karen Fontana confirmed to NPR. Fontana died on Wednesday night in his sleep at the age of 87, while in hospice in Nashville.
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died …

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock ‘n’ roll as Elvis Presley’s sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville Wednesday night. She said he had been suffering complications from breaking his hip in 2016.
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana dies at 87

14.06.2018 · Widely cited for reviving Presley’s career, that show was his first live performance in years and the last time Moore and Fontana worked with Elvis, who …
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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died …

By ADRIAN SAINZ and HILLEL ITALIE Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – D.J. Fontana, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his
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