More than two years after his first US and international hit singles, Shannon made the US LP bestsellers at last.
‘The Whole World’s Shaking: The Complete Recordings 1963-66,' an elegant new document of the seminal early work of Georgie Fame, is just out on UMC.
The song written by Harry Akst and Benny Davis also connects Elvis Presley, Paul McCartney and countless others.
After almost simultaneous US top ten hits with ‘Just A Little Too Much’ and ‘Sweeter Than You,’ the teen idol charted with the 'Songs By Ricky' album.
'Jenny, Jenny' was one of no fewer than seven irresistible singles to make the UK charts in a memorable year for the rock 'n' roller.
Ringo Starr and Robert Plant came on stage at Jerry Lee Lewis’ show at the London Palladium on Sept 6 to wish ‘The Killer’ a happy upcoming 80th birthday.
In September 1963, Rick revived Glenn Miller's World War II hit 'Fools Rush In' for his next successful 45.
The Johnny Burnette song 'Just A Little Too Much' was another chart favourite for the teen idol.
The voice of the great Roy Orbison is among the great treasures of popular music history, here's a collection of smash hits and hidden gems.
Johnny Meeks, the American guitarist who made his name when he replaced Cliff Gallup in Gene Vincent’s Blue Caps, died on July 30 at the age of 78.
A box set celebrating the unique genius of Little Richard, ‘Directly From My Heart: The Best of the Specialty & Vee-Jay Years,' is coming this summer.
'Hello Mary Lou' was written by Gene Pitney, during his important year of 1961, as Ricky turned 21.
To mark the anniversary of his signature hit reaching No. 1 in the UK early in 1965, Universal have just released ‘Yeh Yeh — The Georgie Fame Collection.’
The singer from Coopersville, Michigan was on a hot streak on the other side of the Atlantic in 1962.
The title track from singer-songwriter JD McPherson’s much-anticipated new Rounder album album ‘Let The Good Times Roll’ is available to stream.
Joe B. Mauldin, who played double bass with Buddy Holly and the Crickets, has passed away at 74.