Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis is the second-largest city in the state of Tennessee. The city has a large port on the Mississippi River. It is also well known for blues music and barbecue. The city is also home to FedEx, a leading company that ships packages around the world. Memphis is also known for being the home of rock and roll legend Elvis Presley.

Memphis is named for Memphis, Egypt, an ancient capital city of Egypt.

A C Wharton is the Mayor of Memphis.[1]


  1. "Mayor of Memphis". Retrieved 2009-10-02.