Today marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death.

It's officially been four decades since The King has left the building for good, so to celebrate we've put together a playlist celebrating one of the most - if not the most - iconic figure in modern music.

Alongside some of his biggest and best songs, you'll find a number of songs that reference him or were written about him and a couple of the best covers of his songs.

Hear it below: