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Hundreds of Elvis impersonators set new world record

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895 Elvis impersonators break a world record in North Carolina. (Photo source: Harrah's Casino) 895 Elvis impersonators break a world record in North Carolina. (Photo source: Harrah's Casino)
Casino general manager accepts the official Guinness World Records certificate. (Photo source: Harrah's Casino) Casino general manager accepts the official Guinness World Records certificate. (Photo source: Harrah's Casino)

(WMC) - Nearly 900 Elvis impersonators got together and set a new world record.

It happened Saturday, July 12 at Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino in North Carolina.

The event was the culmination of a three-day celebration dedicated to the king of rock 'n' roll.

The previous record was 645 set back in 2010. Saturday, Harrah's Cherokee set the bar at 895.

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