David Lee is from Birmingham, Alabama. His show is one of the most authentic
and professional shows around. It is done with the utmost class and respect for
Elvis and suitable for any age group. David Lee is a dynamic performer with an
outstanding voice and has been performing his tribute to Elvis since 1995
throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and on the high seas.
David Lee was named by Elvis Presley Enterprises the 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute
Artist. This makes David Lee a two time World Champion as he is also the 2004
Images of the King World Champion, voted the 2004 People's Choice and
the Canadian Grand Champion ~ Professional Division Concert Years at the
World's largest Elvis Festival in Collingwood Ontario, July 2004. Furthermore, he
is the Canadian Grand Champion, Brantford, Ontario Elvis Fest 2001.
When Ben was just 5 years old he discovered Elvis Presley. As he grew, so did
his love of the King. By the age of 15 Ben had started appearing as his idol -
learning his moves, his manner and perfecting the vocals. He participated in many
competitions, culminating in being named the 2018 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist
Champion. His other titles include being the original winner of Europe's Tribute To
Elvis in 2013 and the first international winner of Tupelo's Ultimate Elvis Contest.
He was also presented with 'he key to the city of Tupelo from Tupelo's Mayor
Jason Shelton. This is just one of many accolades that have been given to Ben in
recognition for his work. He was also privileged to have starred as Elvis in the
2017 sequel film Bladerunner 2049 alongside Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling.
Now in 2020 at 26 years old, Ben is touring the world performing in theatres,
arenas and music festivals as an ETA and demonstrating his ability to be one of
the only few that can successfully portray all eras of the King’s career.
Austin Irby is a singer, actor, musician, entertainer and a multi-award winning Elvis
Tribute Artist. He is a 2014, 2016 and a 2018 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist
Competition Semifinalist. In 2016 Austin was named one of the top 10 Elvis
Tribute Artists in the world by Elvis Presley Enterprises. In 2018 Austin was
named Entertainer of the Year by the CHMR Music Awards. Austin has had the
honor of performing in the musical production the Million Dollar Quartet where he
starred as Elvis Presley. He began his singing career within his family's church at
the age of 4 and has been doing his tribute to Elvis for 11 years. His style and
ability to capture the young and innocent side of Elvis has won his fans throughout
the world but also his love, admiration, and respect for music shines through in
each and every performance. Austin's shows are high energy, electrifying and
leave the audience wanting more. He enjoys keeping the music alive of so many
artists and paying tribute to whom he calls "The Greatest Entertainer to Ever Live"
Taylor Rodriguez has many attributes; he is kind, thoughtful, loving, and very talented. As an Elvis Presley Tribute Artist, the son of Hector and Donna Rodriguez, he often performs at his parents restaurant, El Cazador in Bedford, Virginia. He is a Freshman at Lynchburg College. At the age of 20, he has already performed for many organizations, rescue squads, adult care centers, homes for the disabled, various charity events and at Graceland. If you have the pleasure of watching him perform, you'll witness him effortlessly moving to the audience, capturing the essence of Elvis Presley as he charms many adoring fans. His confidence and ease contradict his young age. Elderly women actually swoon over him when he sings those famous Elvis ballads. His aunt, Diane Morcom loved Elvis all her life. When Taylor was a little boy he would often stay with his aunt and she would play Elvis music for hours. Around the age of 9 years old he took a serious interest in learning all the music and moves that made Elvis Presley the legend that he is. Diane would go to all of his shows to cheer him on. She was his biggest fan. In June 2011, she passed away suddenly. Taylor was one of many deeply impacted by her death. He truly lost his biggest fan. He has always been driven to be the best at this role that he can possibly be. Honoring the memory of his aunt Di has made him even more committed to his dream.
Recently, Taylor has starred in the award winning Million Dollar Quartet as Elvis
Presley. Locally, Taylor has been recognized for his achievements throughout his career
by many news stations, radio stations, and newspapers. On an international level, last
August Taylor won the 2019 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Championship making him the
number one ETA of 2019!!
Michael Cullipher knew early on that he wanted to be an Elvis Tribute Artist.
He was four years old when he first discovered Elvis Presley and his dream
became a reality at 19 years old. He entered and won the Elvis
Extravaganza contest in 2009. He was hooked and a career was born! 2009
also began a five year run with Branson's Elvis Festival Ultimate Elvis
Tribute Artist contest where he placed in the top 5 every year.
2010 started a tradition of touring the great state of Arizona playing as many
as 30 shows in a month! Michael has an amazing fan base that brings him
back year after year. Michael has been fortunate in his career to have had
the chance to meet and perform with and for many of Elvis's friends and
family. A recent highlight was recording 'Suspicious Minds' with Ben Cauley
Jr., member of the Memphis Horns, who played trumpet on the original
recording with Elvis. This honor makes Michael and Elvis the only two
people to record this song with Ben.
Michael believes that God is his creator and savior, and gives all the glory to
Him for his gift and is blessed to say some of the most humbling and
rewarding experiences of his career have been singing and performing
Elvis's Gospel music. Michael’s goal as an Elvis Tribute Artist is to present
the best memory of Elvis Presley possible.
Riley Jenkins is a multi-award winning, Elvis Tribute Artist from Clarksville, Tennessee. His love for music and for Elvis Presley came at an early age of three years-old when he saw the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll for the first time on television. Ever since then his love and passion for performing has only grown stronger and stronger. Riley says that “Elvis has changed my life in so many ways. To be able to sing his music onstage for his fans, the greatest fans in the world, is a dream come true every single day. Jenkins has performed all over the world including Canada and various other parts of the Untied States. He recently place in the Top 2 of Memphis oldest Elvis Tribute Artist Contest this past August.
Cote Deonath has been an Elvis Tribute Artist for 19 years now, since the age of
three. At a very young age Deonath was introduced to Elvis by his grandmother
Joellyn Cote by watching a film called “Follow That Dream” which was filmed in
the surrounding Nature Coast areas such as Inverness, Ocala and Yankee Town.
He was mesmerized by Presley. Deonath would go on to perform at various
places throughout his younger years such as Tupelo, MS, Branson, MO, Elvis
Week 07-11 and many more. Unfortunately in 2012 Joellyn passed away with her
fourth battle with lung cancer. Although a short break from stage was needed he
knew he needed to continue for her. Following his dream wherever it led, Deonath
found himself winning various contests and headlining festivals throughout the
world. Deonath is a champion of the Tupelo Elvis Festival, Branson Elvis Festival,
Niagara Falls Elvis Festival and qualified for EPE’s Ultimate Elvis Contest for the
past four years. Deonath was Images of the King World Champion in August
2018 and placed in the TOP 3 in the world in EPE’s Ultimate Elvis Contest for the
past two years.
Alex J. Mitchell is a WORLD CHAMPION Elvis Tribute Artist from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He has been performing his tribute to the King of Rock & Roll for 6 years along the East Coast. At only 22 years he has made quite a name for himself in the Elvis industry. In 2009 he was chosen by Legends in Concert as their "Jr. Elvis" and performed in the show. Most recently he stole the title of Grand Champion at the Lake George Elvis Festival, one of the world's largest Elvis Festivals with 3,000+ in attendance. This August, Alex traveled to Memphis to compete in the Images of the King World Championships and won first place in his division.
Jeff Lewis is a native of Oklahoma. He is a Grammy nominated singer/songwriter
and is a voting member of NARAS. He has starred in several theatrical
productions including Warrior, Atlanta, Glengarry Glen Ross, American Buffalo,
Frederick Douglas: An American Prophet, and the Laramie Project and has
appeared in films such as “Last Castle”, “Summer of Courage”, “Blood Rogues”,
and “The Nothing”. He is a published author, including his novel, “Serial West”.Jeff
began his award winning Elvis Tribute Artist career in 2011. He hosts the Jeff
Lewis and Friends Music Festival, a one of a kind, yearly event that brings
together some of the best Elvis Tribute Artists in the world on one stage. Jeff also
hosts the official Elvis Week after parties in Memphis at the Graceland Exhibition
Center. He has won the Last Chance Ultimate at the Hard Rock in Memphis,
competed in the Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest,
and won, at the time, the largest purse in the history of Elvis Competitions at the
Potawatomi Casino in Milwaukee, WI. Jeff currently tours the world as a
singer/songwriter, actor, Elvis Tribute Artist, performer, and emcee.