Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman dressed as Elvis Presley during his poolside concert on Friday August 5th, at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. He performed a series of unlikely cover tunes, including “Jessie’s Girl” by Rick Springfield, Green Day’s “Basket Case”, “Just What I Needed” by The Cars, Nirvana’s “About a Girl”, Flock Of Seagulls’ “I Ran” and more.
He also performed Lita Ford’s “Kiss Me Deadly”, Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ on a Prayer”, Tom Petty’s “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” (with Lizzy Hale of Halestorm), Van Halen’s “Panama”, Alice In Chains’ “We Die Young” Judas Priest’s “Livin’ After Midnight” and Guns N’ Roses’ “Mr. Brownstone”. Taylor joked with the crowd: “Everyone has been asking if I was going to play my stuff tonight. No way! I’m off the clock tonight!”
Corey’s performance was part of the Soundwaves series. The Soundwaves series highlights artists in the unique and intimate setting of the Hard Rock pools. Check out this fan filmed footage:
Here’s covers of Ozzy, Green Day, Rick Springfield, Nirvana, Ran So Far Away
Here’s covers of Tom Petty, Van Halen, Alice In Chains, Guns N Roses
Read more about the performance here: lasvegassun.com