The Virginian country-rock troubadour had been treading the boards around Nashville for a dozen years when his debut album came out in 1986.
What connects Patsy Cline, country contemporary Mel Tillis and rock 'n' roller Carl Perkins? So Wrong, the penultimate hit of her lifetime.
'Hey Good Lookin'' inspired more than one hundred cover versions, including one that soon bagged the pop chart honours.
The best Paul McCartney collaborations reveal an artist always willing to push himself, finding new ways of expression with a diverse range of musicians.
Gene Vincent's made his TV debut on the Perry Como Kraft Music Hall Show that turned him into a star overnight.
His first album since John Lennon's death featured guests Ringo Starr, Carl Perkins, Eric Stewart and others.
The British vocalist has enjoyed huge solo success in a remarkable career with connections to The Beatles, the Small Faces, Robert Palmer and others.
In February 1958, 'The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet' was in its sixth series and its teenage star was on singing duty.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock 'n' roll original.
In January 1958, the 'Ricky' set gave the teenage phenomenon his first US No. 1 LP.
'Live Peace In Toronto 1969' was credited not to Lennon and Ono but solely to the Plastic Ono Band.
On 3 January 1950, Sam Phillips opened Memphis Recording Service at 706 Union Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee — later to be known to the world as Sun Studio.
Mass-marketed music for the X Factor generation promoting attractive, clean-living male singers to teenagers looking for romance from their pop idols is not actually a new thing.
The Eagles are partnering with US radio station SiriusXM to make their debut at the famous Grand Ole Opry Theatre in Nashville in October 2017
‘Sun Records’ tells the tale of the famous foursome of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Sun Records founder, Sam Phillips.