As their self-titled fifth album made its chart debut on 2 April 1977, the group were moving up fast.
Ensuring that their image is as important as the music, the best Marilyn Manson videos are as compellingly distasteful as the band’s very identity.
Sam Phillips will forever be known as the man who discovered Elvis. But it was Sam’s love of the blues that was the catalyst for Elvis.
A quintessential example of hard bop, ‘Cool Struttin’’ found pianist Sonny Clark putting Blue Note’s pioneering modern jazz on the map.
In the first week of 1966, the duo arrived on the national US scene with the first in a series of classic singles for Stax.
Cat's early 1972 hit 'Morning Has Broken' was an attractive version of the Christian hymn published in 1931.
On 31 December 1977, the Ramones headlined at the Rainbow, supported by Generation X and the Rezillos,
As the first man to manage the group's business affairs, Williams was a key figure in their early development.
One of the happy moments in Ritchie's all-too-brief career came on 29 December 1958, when he entered the Billboard Hot 100 with the classic 'La Bamba.'
All rock fans know Christmas Eve as the birthday of Ian Kilmister, the late and great former Motörhead frontman.
The London-born frontman with the Pirates was about much more than just the classic 'Shakin' All Over.'
John Mayall, Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Elton John and the Sex Pistols were among those to benefit from Price's studio know-how.
Late in 1969, the wicked Pickett boldly interpreted the Motown stars' 1966 pop and soul No. 1, 'You Keep Me Hanging On.'
Frank Sinatra is a legend, his music was the soundtrack to the second half of the 20th Century and his songs resonate as strongly today as they ever did.
“This swinger was worth waiting for,” said Billboard, but 'This Love Is Real' would mark the end of an era for the masterful entertainer.
The album that Petty produced for Shannon, the fine, spirited 'Drop Down And Get Me,' entered the Billboard 200 on 12 December 1981.