January 8, 2012 8:58 PM
In Independence, a tribute fit for The King
The King of Rock ’n’ Roll, Elvis Presley, would have turned 77 on Sunday. To celebrate, six tribute artists performed Presley’s songs at the Elvis Gospel Brunch at the Flamingo Lounge in Independence. Elvis was “one of the truly great artists who had number ones in all genres,” said one of the performers, Rich Vickers of Rolla, Mo.