Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special aka Singer Presents Elvis


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Elvis, starring Elvis Presley, was the title of a 1968 United States television special. Sponsored by The Singer Sewing Machine Company, it aired on December 3, 1968 on the NBC television network. The special is commonly referred to as the '68 Comeback Special, because of subsequent developments in Presley's career, but the soundtrack album was released simply as NBC-TV Special. It was directed and produced by Steve Binder.

Presley's informal jamming in front of a small audience in the '68 Comeback Special is regarded as a forerunner of the so-called 'Unplugged' concept, later popularized by MTV.

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Steve Binder on producing and directiing Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special
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Anita Mann on appearing on Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special
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Steve Binder

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Steve Binder on producing and directiing Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special
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Steve Binder on producing and directiing Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special
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Anita Mann

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Anita Mann on appearing on Elvis: The '68 Comeback Special
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