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Photos:The young, raw Elvis Presley
On July 30, 1954, 19-year-old Elvis Presley made his first live professional appearance at a concert in Memphis, Tennessee. At the time, the future King of Rock 'n' Roll was still wet behind the ears, having had his first formal recording session -- the one at which he sang "That's All Right" -- less than a month earlier. But his talent was undeniable, and his brooding good looks didn't hurt, as revealed in Taschen's new book, "Elvis and the Birth of Rock and Roll." The book brings together photos from legendary photographer Alfred Wertheimer.