History of Rock And Roll

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  • Bill Haley

    Bill Haley
    Bill Haley & His Comets were an American rock and roll band that was founded in 1952 and continued until Haley's death in 1981
  • Elvis Pressely

    Elvis Pressely
    Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer, musician and actor.
  • Little Richard

    Little Richard
    Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for over six decades.
  • Fats Domino

    Fats Domino
    Antoine Dominique "Fats" Domino Jr. is an American rhythm and blues and rock and roll pianist and singer-songwriter. Domino released five gold records before 1955
  • Chuck Berry

    Chuck Berry
    Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music
  • Jerry Lee Lewis

    Jerry Lee Lewis
    Jerry Lee Lewis is an American rock and roll and country music singer-songwriter and pianist. He is known by the nickname "The Killer" and is often viewed as "rock & roll's first great wild man".
  • The everly brothers

    The everly brothers
    The Everly Brothers are American country-influenced rock and roll singers, known for steel-string guitar playing and close harmony singing. The duo was elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986
  • Buddy Holly

    Buddy Holly
    Charles Hardin Holley, known professionally as Buddy Holly, was an American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll.
  • Jonny Cash

    Jonny Cash
    John R. "Johnny" Cash was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author who was considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century
  • Ray Charles

    Ray Charles
    John R. "Johnny" Cash was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author who was considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century
  • The Temptations

    The Temptations
    The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s.
  • The Beach Boys

    The Beach Boys
    The Beach Boys are an American rock band, formed in Hawthorne, California in 1961. The group's original and best known lineup consisted of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and friend Al Jardine.
  • The Beetles

    The Beetles
    The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. Their best-known lineup, consisting of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, became considered by many the greatest and most influential act of the rock era.
  • Bob Dillon

    Bob Dillon
    He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when he was an informal chronicler and a seemingly reluctant figurehead of social unrest.
  • The rolling stones

    The rolling stones
    The Rolling Stones are a British rock band formed in London in 1962. In the vanguard of the British Invasion of bands that became popular in the US from 1964–65 and an integral part of the counterculture of the 1960s.
  • Dick Dale

    Dick Dale
    Dick Dale is a Lebanese American surf rock guitarist, known as The King of the Surf Guitar. He pioneered the surf music style, drawing on Eastern musical scales and experimenting with
  • T Rex

    T. Rex were a British rock band, formed in 1967 by singer/songwriter and guitarist Marc Bolan.
  • Led zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The band consisted of guitarist Jimmy Page, singer Robert Plant, bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham
  • Deep Purple

  • black sabbath

    Black Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill Ward.
  • Alice Cooper

    Alice Cooper is an American rock singer, songwriter, and musician whose career spans five decades.
  • michael jackson

    Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer-songwriter, dancer, businessman and philanthropist. Often referred to by the honorific nickname "King of Pop"