Music History Timeline

Timeline created by deree6
In Music
  • R & B Louis Jordan "Five Guys Named Moe" Third most popular African American Band

  • Rock- Fats Domino "The Fat Man" Questioned as to whether this was the first rock and roll song

  • R & B Ruth Brown I'll Wait For you" She served as an inspiration for many femail sou singer

  • R & B- Ruth Brown "Mama He Treats your Daughter Mean" She was known as Miss Rhythm

  • Rock- Elvis Presley "That's Alright Mama" A white man who sounds black.

  • Teen Pop- Buddy holly "Peggy Sue"

  • R & B Ray Charles " I Got A Woman"

  • Rock- Bill Haley and the Comets- "Rock Around the Clock" First titled rock song.

  • Teen Pop- Pat Boone "Ain't That A Shame"

  • Teen Pop- Paul Anka "Lonely Boy"

  • Rock- Elvis Presley "Hound Dog"

  • R & B- Same Cooke "You Send Me". Came out of the gospel background.

  • Rock- Little Richard "Long Tall Sally"

  • Rock- Chuck Berry "johnny B Goode" most infulential black musician in rock n roll

  • R & B- the Coasters- "Yackety Yak"

  • R & B= The Coasters- "Charlie Brown"

  • R & B- Same Cooke "Chain Gang"

  • R & B- Ray Charles "Hit The Road Jack"

  • Rock The Beatles "I Want To Hold Your Hand"

  • Surf Music The Beach Boys "California Girls"

  • Rock- The Rolling Stones "Satisifation"

  • Funk- Sly Stone "Dance To The Music"

  • Soul- Aretha Franklin "Respect" Queen of Soul

  • Funk- James Brown "Papas Got A Brand New Bag" Godfather of Soul

  • Rock- jimi Hendrix- "Redhouse"

  • Rock- Bruce Springstein "Born to Run"

  • Urban Contemporary- Michael Jackson "Rock With You"