The Best Elvis Impersonator Working Today
JD King is a world-famous and award-winning Elvis impersonator. He has built a reputation as one of the world’s most exciting Elvis tribute acts, with dozens of 5-star reviews from both professional publications and direct verified customers.
Famed for his incredible vocal impression of Elvis, he is also one of the most charismatic and versatile Elvis tributes, regularly appearing on radio and television shows not only as an Elvis tribute but as an expert on Elvis’ stage career.
In 2017, he was the first performer in history to debut as headliner of the world’s largest tribute music festival TribFest. Due to popular demand, he was re-booked to headline again the very next year.
Always having been a big Elvis fan I vowed after his death that I would never go and see an Elvis impersonator because there can never be another Elvis. Wow, am I pleased my friend persuaded me to go to see JD King!”June Andrews
JD tours his Elvis tribute show in theatres, concert arenas, racecourses, festivals and celebrity experiences worldwide. You can purchase tickets here on the website.
Hear JD’s amazing Elvis impersonation in this free sample:
SONGS FEATURED: Don’t Be Cruel, Love Me Tender, Hound Dog, Are You Lonesome Tonight?, Such a Night, (You’re The) Devil In Disguise, A Little Less Conversation, Suspicious Minds, Always On My Mind, An American Trilogy, Hurt, Way Down.
A Hall of Fame Elvis Tribute With 5 Star Reviews
In 2019 JD King was inducted into the international Elvis Tribute Artist Hall of Fame. It has officially recognised him as one of the greatest Elvis impersonators in the world.
In addition to this honour, JD has excellent reviews from a wide variety of noteworthy publications, celebrities and Elvis fans. In which most state that JD King is the best Elvis impersonator working today.
JD King has a perfect 5-star review score from independent platform reviews.co.uk, along with excellent reviews from major publications. When you book JD for your event, rest assured you get a first-class and professional performance every time.
To see more feedback for JD King’s famous Elvis show, please visit the Reviews page.
Famous Venues & Media Endorsements
JD has performed his Elvis tribute act in the following famous locations:
In The USA, on Elvis Presley Boulevard and Sun Studios in Memphis, as well as Las Vegas Boulevard. As for Europe, JD had a residency at the Cannes Film Festival.
Famous UK locations include Knebworth House, Blenheim Palace, Royal Windsor Racecourse & the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In London, JD has headlined at the Ministry of Sound, The O2, Wembley Stadium, The Ritz, The Dorchester, KoKo Club, Devonshire Club & Selhurst Park Stadium. As mentioned, he also headlined the world’s biggest Tribute Festival, TribFest, 2 years running.
Additionally, he has also worked with celebrities and famous groups, including:
Texas, Ms Dynamite, Kim Wilde, Marty Wilde, Doctor & The Medics, Paul Zenon, Alastair Campbell & Arthur Brown. In addition, JD has worked with Elvis’ guitarist John Wilkinson & Elvis’ cousin Donna Presley-Early.
JD has performed for more celebrities both in the UK and US, but cannot disclose their identities for privacy reasons.
‘Elvis The Legend’ Theatre Experience
JD King’s ‘Elvis The Legend’ is an immersive Elvis theatre show featuring an amazing Elvis tribute band and the King’s most popular repertoire. From the birth of 1950s Rock ‘n’ Roll through to the ballads of 1970s Las Vegas. JD takes you on a journey through each of the key eras in Elvis’ career, which highlights all the most iconic moments.
JD performs over 250 of Elvis’ most popular songs, so rest assured you will not only get the most popular hits at his theatre show, but you will also hear a variety of rarer gems as well. This versatility keeps JD King’s show fresh, meaning you’ll get a different but equally exciting experience every time.
The Elvis theatre show also features (in large venues) JD’s Elvis tribute band the Burning Love Band & Sweet Soul Singers. To reserve a seat at a show near you, please visit the ‘Show Tickets‘ page.
A regular performer on TV and radio worldwide
As well as being a talented stage performer, JD is a passionate and articulate expert on Elvis Presley’s music career. As a result, he often appears on major television shows not only performing his award-winning tribute act but to talk in-depth about his hero.
He has appeared many times on UK television, prominently featured in programmes: Elvis: The Man That Rocked The World, The Voice, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is, South Today and the Daily Politics.JD also starred in Sky Living’s primetime show Sing Date, singing Elvis songs throughout the episode.
JD has also given numerous interviews on radio, including Scarlett Moffatt Wants To Believe (BBC Radio 1 – video clip above), talk RADIO, Radio Reverb and JUICE FM and Southern Counties Radio. In addition, he has featured in numerous articles about his life in the i Newspaper as well as magazines Ideal Bride and Beauty & Ruin.