Tupelo Elvis tribute artist winner advances

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Tupelo’s winner of the Elvis Tribute Artist competition has advanced to the Top 10 in this week’s contest in Memphis.

According to the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association, the Tupelo Elvis Festival named Ben Thompson of London, England, the 2014 Tupelo Elvis Tribute Artist Winner at the festival this past June.

As the winner of the Tupelo competition, Thompson represented Tupelo in round one of the Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition Tuesday in Memphis.

Thompson will compete again Thursday in the final round.