The gallery below of rarely seen photos of Elvis with Lisa Marie Presley shows just how happy the rock ‘n’ roll legend was for his little girl.
The news of her death was confirmed by her mother, Priscilla Presley. “It is with a heavy heart that I have to share the devastating news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,” she said in a statement. “She was the most passionate, strong and loving woman I have ever known. We ask for privacy as we try to deal with this profound loss. Thank you for the love and prayers. At this time there will be no further comment.”
The pictures below show the king and his daughter when she was an infant, a toddler, and a toddler. She can be seen in the arms of her mother leaving the hospital, in the backyard with her father and dog, smiling at her father, who is decked out in all his 70s glory.
While Lisa Marie Presley’s famous marriages – to Michael Jackson and Nicolas Cage – made the most news, she also had a musical career. Her 2003 debut album, To whom it May concern, reached gold status. She also collaborated with artists as diverse as Pat BenatarPink, Six guns‘ Steve JonesT-Bone Burnett and Splitting pumpkins‘ Billy Corgan throughout her career.
Rarely seen photos of Elvis with Lisa Marie Presley
Lisa Marie Presley was nine years old when her father Elvis Presley died in 1977. This gallery of rarely seen family photos shows how fond the rock n’ roll legend was of his little girl.