23 Hidden Secrets You Never Knew About Elvis

Not Everyone Thought Elvis Was Destined For Stardom

While it seems so obvious to us now, not everyone recognized Elvis’ talent right away. At one point in school, Presley’s music teacher told him he was merely average. He was even a bit of a loner, often being teased by his classmates for playing “hillbilly music.” This may be why he was too shy to perform publicly as a kid. Thankfully he got over his nerves and went on to become The King.