Elvis Presley Fans of Nashville doesn't believe Elvis Presley is alive, and nor do we support any Elvis conspiracy theories. Elvis Presley died on August 16, 1977.
By Sterling Whitaker
November 22, 2013 9:00 AM
Elvis Presley passed away more than 35 years ago, but his legacy is as important as ever. The King of Rock and Roll remains a vital influence on rock, country, gospel and soul artists the world over, and in the years since his untimely death, the mythology surrounding him has grown to epic proportions. It begs the question, what would Elvis be like today if he were still alive?
There’s no telling what kind of music the King would be making, or how many more movies and concert tours he might have given us had he lived. But now, thanks to a company in Florida, we know what he would have looked like at the age of 78.
Sachs Media employed a Phojoe to come up with images depicting what various famous people would look like today. Phojoe usually creates artificially aged photos for missing persons reports, but in this instance, they used the same technology to render rockers like Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon and Elvis Presley today.
“Through this series of images, we hope to honor them and evoke some of the magic they brought to millions of their fans,” Sachs CEO Ron Sachs explains in a statement (quote via Ultimate Classic Rock). “Even as we ponder what wonderful new contributions they still could have made.