Del's brilliant follow-up to ’Runaway’ had us gripped from the very first lyric.
On April 7, 1972, the 'Big O' cut the number that would become the opening song on his 'Memphis' album.
Chuck's review of new music for the punk fanzine 'Jet Lag' in 1980 read like a bridge between cultures.
On the Hot 100 for March 30, 1959, Chuck debuted with another wonderful vignette of adolescent adventure.
Chuck's son spoke to uDiscover Music about growing up around the mighty rock'n'roll frontiersman.
A pioneer who influenced everyone from Chuck Berry to Keith Richards, Sister Rosetta Tharpe played rock’n’roll way before anyone else.
In March 1965, the former Tornadoes member bowed out of the bestsellers with Big Bill Broonzy's 'Diggin' My Potatoes.'
The medium may change from analog to digital, but there’s always something magical about a great single, a record that can change your life in four minutes or less.
Hailed as the birthplace of both the blues and rock’n’roll, Memphis, Tennessee, is a must-visit city for music lovers around the world.
The singer from Coopersville, Michigan was on a hot streak on the other side of the Atlantic in 1962.
From ‘Jailhouse Rock’ to ‘The Girl Can’t Help It,’ the best 50s rock’n’roll soundtracks defined an era and sent a generation of teenagers into a frenzy.
One of the great double-sided hits of the era paired ‘Long Tall Sally' with ‘Slippin’ and Slidin.''
Not only was he present at the birth of rock’n’roll, but his ability to straddle R&B and pop led to staggering success. Listen to the best Fats Domino songs.
In his February 1956 chart entry, as befits a man who coined the term “motorvatin',” Chuck was once again besotted with automobiles.
In February 1958, 'The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet' was in its sixth series and its teenage star was on singing duty.
The songs chosen for 'Rock 'N' Roll' are all about John Lennon’s musical roots, dating from his pre-Beatles days.