'Early In The Morning' had a bizarre history, even by the standards of the chart battles that often took place in the 1950s.
The Crickets' final UK chart appearance was a nod to the late Ritchie Valens, and featured A-list contributors James Burton and Leon Russell.
On June 20, 1957, the great rock'n'roll pioneer released the single 'Words Of Love,' which struck a real chord far away on Merseyside.
This list of the best songs of the 50s celebrates far-ranging sounds that changed music forever.
The Rolling Stones played the first of two nights at The Paradiso on May 26, 1995.
Impulse! Records’ history blends indie hipness with a compulsion to push the boundaries, creating some of the most forward-thinking music in history.
George's US pop chart debut was with a song written by the ill-starred Big Bopper.
The Who bassman was busy working theaters, halls and arenas across North America on his first tour in his own name in early 1975.
Tragically, the country queen was killed in a plane crash near Camden, Tennessee on March 5, 1963.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
The Rolling Stones’ classic cover of Buddy Holly’s 'Not Fade Away' was the group’s third UK single and their first to be released in America.
The love song: some of these songs celebrate love and some dump on it, but they all have one thing in common... that love is the highest of human emotions.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock'n'roll original.
Ely took his customised blend of early rock‘n’roll, rockabilly and Tex-Mex to a punk audience and far beyond.
On February 3, 1959, Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and JP (The Big Bopper) Richardson died in a tragic plane crash. It's an event that has come to be known as 'the day...