On This Day – Elvis Hits 3,000,000!

On this day in 1958 “Hound Dog” by Elvis exceeded 3 million sales in the US alone.

His was the 3rd record to sell more than 3 million copies in the States. Any Idea of what the other 2 were?

While you think about it here a clip of Elvis.

Worked it out yet?

The first 2 records to exceed 3 million sales in the USA were;

White Christmas, Bing Crosby

(I know a particularly dreadful clip….)

The other song to sell more than 3 million copies?

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer, Gene Autrey

If you dare here it is……………………


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