Axl Rose, Billy Corgan, and Alanis Morissette had been among the many musicians who carried out on the memorial service for Lisa Marie Presley at Graceland on Sunday (January twenty second). The late daughter of Elvis and Priscilla Presley handed on January twelfth at 54.
Rose, a longtime shut good friend of Lisa Marie, delivered a eulogy earlier than his musical tribute, sharing that “Lisa liked her household very a lot, and was fiercely protecting of her father, his legacy, and each her love for him and his love for her.” He referred to as her “a lovely and good soul,” and added that “she was extraordinarily proud, as proud as anybody may ever be, of her father and his many accomplishments, his place in music, and American and world historical past.” The Weapons N’ Roses frontman adopted his remarks with a solo rendition of “November Rain” on piano.
Earlier, Billy Corgan opened the efficiency portion with the Smashing Pumpkins acoustic ballad “To Sheila” from 1998’s Adore. Alanis Morrisette additionally delivered a stirring rendition of “Relaxation,” which she debuted on the memorial service for Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington in 2017 and formally launched in 2021 for Psychological Well being Motion Day. Watch footage from the service beneath.
The memorial performances by Axl Rose, Billy Corgan, and Alanis Morissette had been paired with tributes from Presley’s mom Priscilla, who recited a poem written by one in every of her granddaughters, Elvis enterprise affiliate Jerry Schilling, and Ben Smith-Petersen, who spoke on behalf of his spouse, Lisa Marie’s daughter Riley Keough.
Presley might be buried at Graceland subsequent to her late son, Benjamin Keough, who died by suicide in 2020.
Completamente arrepiada e emocionada… que homenagem mais linda!! Eu te amo Axl! ❤️
Memorial de Lisa Presley, alguns instantes atrás pic.twitter.com/18P8E4Y2RL
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