The influential musician, who with his late brother Phil and their close harmony sound influenced generation of musicians, died at his home in Nashville.
Listen to some of the well-known and more obscure entries on Billboard's first-ever Hot 100, for the week of August 4, 1958.
After her debut hit 'Walkin' After Midnight,' the future country queen was in for something of a rude awakening.
The 1967 classic has been remade every which way from reggae and disco, and by everyone from the Everly Brothers to Joe Cocker.
The under-publicized story of the trailblazing artist-executive from Seattle is well worth telling in some detail.
'I Just Fall In Love Again,' from the Carpenters' 'Passage' album, was also recorded by Dusty and then by the Canadian star.
Ten period quotes about, and by, a unique and much-loved rock'n'roll original.
in January 1971, Williams released the LP containing the song of the same name that had given him his first country No.1, 'All For The Love Of Sunshine.'
The 2007 album was hailed around the world as a creative high point in the long and distinguished careers of Robert Plant and Alison Krauss.
Late September 1957 brought the Georgia Peach another US chart entry, with a song featured in the film 'Mister Rock ‘n’ Roll.'
His reading of 'Mack The Knife' topped the charts on both sides of the Atlantic and became another Darin classic.
At the dawn of rock’n’roll, rhythm’n’blues vocal groups from street corners across America dominated the teenage-dream world of radio.
Finally, after years of dues-paying, the duo had the unswerving attention of pop audiences, radio and TV.
uDiscover Music presents a selection of 20 key events and discoveries in Knopfler's life and career, as described by the man himself.
The Rolling Stones' first tour, which began on 29 September 1963, was a star-studded affair featuring the Everly Brothers, Bo Diddley and Little Richard, among others.