4 – He never toured the world
While Elvis is a worldwide sensation, he never played outside of the US, barring a single visit to Canada (and that’s hardly worldwide either). His fans would have to contend with records and broadcasts while only the States got live performances.
So, why was this the case? There are many speculations about the reason, but since Elvis himself wasn’t very vocal about it, blame tends to be pointed as his manager, who you’ll learn more about below.