The Crickets' version of 'Oh, Boy!' was one half of a definitive single of the era, backed by 'Not Fade...
A documentary and a possible biopic of legendary rocker Chuck Berry has been authorized by the late rocker's estate and are in the works
Cinema’s history of rock’n’roll movies ranges across studio features documentaries and even the avant-garde, helping to turn stage stars into screen icons.
Buddy and the Two Tones made their first ever recordings on 26 January 1956. This was the studio debut of the future legend that was Buddy Holly.
'Hallelujah, I Love Her So,' the last hit that Eddie Cochran was able to see climbing the UK charts for himself, entered the charts on 22 January 1960.
On 14 January 1956, Little Richard made his official debut on the American pop singles chart, when ‘Tutti Frutti’ crashed into Billboard’s Top 100 list.
Memphis Recording Service, which helped to facilitate the very birth of rock 'n' roll and became better known as Sun Studio, opened on 3 January 1950.
'See You Later, Alligator,' Bill Haley and his Comets' version of Bobby Charles' 'Later Alligator,' was released on Decca on 2 January 1956.
One of the most cherished American hitmakers was born Charles Westover on 30 December 1934. We came to know him as Del Shannon.
On 30 December 1957, Ricky Nelson rounded off an amazing year with yet another chart entry and another of his most famous songs, 'Stood Up.'
One of the happy moments in the all-too-brief career of Ritchie Valens came on 29 December 1958, when the classic 'La Bamba' entered the Billboard Hot 100.
Bobby Darin had a festive chart entry on Boxing Day 1964 with a lesser-known set of distinguished vocal performances, From Hello Dolly To Goodbye Charlie.
uDiscover remembers Johnny Kidd, the authentic British rock 'n' roller of 'Shakin' All Over' fame, born in north London on 23 December 1935.
On 14 December, 1956, the name of Little Richard finally made its first appearance on the British singles charts, with ‘Rip It Up.’
Pioneering French rock and roll superstar Johnny Hallyday, known to many as the French Elvis Presley, has died at the age of 74
From The Beatles to The Rolling Stones, Queen to Sex Pistols, Billie Holiday to Bob Marley – and more – uDiscover Music looks at the best box sets of 2017.