Carl Perkins (1932 - 1998), American singer-songwriter, the pride of Sun Records for many years beginning in 1954. He is best known for his iconic song, Blue Suede Shoes”. It is said that Carl Perkins brought the rockabilly era into existence! We know he was loved and covered by Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and Johnny Cash, all of whom considered him to be their mentor in style and the production of memorable music. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Rockabilly Hall of Fame, Memphis Music Hall of Fame, and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. Notably, he received a Grammy Hall of Fame Award. Here are typed lyrics for Blue Suede Shoes, signed: “Best wishes, from Carl Perkins, 1992”. It is framed with a wonderful early photo of “The Godfather of Country Music” as well as original Sun record.