Benjamin Keough, Lisa Marie Presley’s son, died July 12 at age 27 following an incident in Calabasas, Calif. An formidable musician, he struck a $5 million report take care of Common in 2009. He reportedly informed The Telegraph on the time that the “music will probably be nothing like Elvis, nothing like him in any respect.”
He was the one one in all Lisa Marie Presley’s 4 kids who confirmed an curiosity in upholding the household legacy and constructing a profession in music.
Lisa Marie and her kids have but to talk to the press.
Lisa Marie additionally has daughter Riley (together with Benjamin) from her first marriage to singer-songwriter Danny Keough.
Whereas Benjamin wished to discover a profession in music, his older sister, Riley, had different plans in thoughts. A gifted actress and mannequin, she has appeared in hit films like Mad Max: Fury Highway and American Honey. As a producer, she has additionally labored on titles like Dixieland and Below the Silver Lake.
Lisa Marie and Danny opted for divorce in 1994 after six years collectively. It was an amicable breakup, and the 2 remained good pals for many years to come back.
Lisa Marie went on to pursue a severe relationship with Michael Jackson, whom she married in 1994. They stayed collectively for less than two years, after which she went on so far Hawaii-born singer-songwriter John Oszajca. As a earlier article by the BBC reveals, they had been engaged for a brief time period.
After her relationship with John fell aside, Lisa Marie plunged herself right into a whirlwind romance with Nicholas Cage, whom she described as a “fellow pirate” in a earlier interview with Specific. Their wedding ceremony ceremony was held on Aug. 10, 2002. Their divorce was finalized in 2004.
It was solely together with her fourth husband, Michael Lockwood, that she determined to have children once more. She gave beginning to twins, Finley Aaron Love and Harper Vivienne Ann, on Oct. 7, 2008. Lisa Marie and Michael opted for separation in 2016.
The divorce proceedings went on for years. In response to The Each day Mail, Lisa Marie and Michael signed a postnuptial settlement stating that they rescind the appropriate to one another’s properties in July 2007.
Michael tried to argue through the divorce proceedings that he did not learn the settlement, contending that he ought to be entitled to monetary assist regardless. The judges dominated the settlement enforceable in August 2018.
In the course of the messy divorce, Finley and Harper had been despatched to dwell with their grandmother, Priscilla Presley. The California Division of Kids and Household Providers stepped in after Lisa Marie accused Michael of getting engaged in sexual misconduct.
Lisa Marie informed the courtroom that Michael had “tons of of inappropriate photos and disturbing video on [his] laptop,” as per The Each day Mail.
“It is nonetheless a really family-oriented surroundings for them […] They have been with me for —- it’s going to be over 9 months. They’re nice. They’re doing fantastic. They’re residing an amazing life. They see each their mother and father and we’ll see what occurs,” Priscilla informed ABC in 2017.
“The women have been with me and will probably be till all that is sorted out,” she added.
In response to Metro, the custody battle continues to be ongoing. Finley and Harper had been prohibited from attending the Elvis Birthday Proclamation Ceremony held in January 2020.