Hound Dog vs. Elvis Presley: Hound Dog wins

This video has resurfaced recently so I thought I should conserve it here for posterity. Elvis Presley appeared on the Steve Allen show in 1956. Since he was singing ‘Hound Dog’, they brought on a basset hound for him to sing to (I read it was an attempt to make Elvis’s hips fit for family viewing.)

When asked how it had felt to work with The King*, Sherlock replied:


Which pretty much sums it up.

*Obviously, I made this bit up.


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