Did Elvis Steal From Big Mama Thornton? The Real "Hound Dog" Story

June 30, 2022
55 min
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Did Elvis Steal From Big Mama Thornton? The Real "Hound Dog" Story

Did Elvis Steal From Big Mama Thornton? The Real "Hound Dog" Story

June 30, 2022
55 min
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CATEGORY: Music
Legendary songwriter Mike Stoller joins host Brian Hiatt to explain how he and Jerry Leiber wrote "Hound Dog" for Big Mama Thornton – and what happened next. He also shares tales of his time with Elvis Presley and much more. Plus David Fear on the new "Elvis" movie, and Rolling Stone News correspondent Delissa Shannon's interview with Yola about playing Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices