After all those days in the cotton fields, the dreams came true on a gold record on a piece of wood. It's in my den where I can look at it every day. I wear it out lookin' at it.
I was bucking a good-looking cat called Elvis who had beautiful hair, wasn't married, and had all kinds of great moves.
If it helped you get your music off the ground, I'm glad you done it.
If it weren't for the rocks in its bed, the stream would have no song.
That r... (more Carl Perkins quotes)
When Perkins first got married, he and his wife lived in a government housing project in Jackson, TN, and he worked in a bakery to make ends meet.
Perkins was the son of Buck and Louise Perkins.
Perkins' version of Blue Suede Shoes sold more records than Elvis Presley's version of the song.
Perkins was portrayed by Johnny Holiday in the 2005 ... (more Carl Perkins trivia)
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