History of Rock Music

Timeline created by siena1501
In Music
  • The birth of rock and roll

    Top 3 songs of the 1950's
    1 Bill Haley & his Comets - Rock Around the Clock - 1955
    2 Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock - 1957
    3 Jo Stafford - You Belong to Me - 1952
  • Rock music in the sixties

    Top songs in the 60's
    1 The Beatles - Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - 1967
    2 The Beatles - Abbey Road - 1969
    3 The Beatles - Revolver - 1966
  • Rock in the seventies

    Top songs in the 70's
    1 Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water - 1970
    2 Fleetwood Mac - Rumours - 1977
    3 Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever - 1978
  • Rock in the eighties

    Top songs in the 80's
    1 Michael Jackson - Thriller - 1982
    2 Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms - 1985
    3 U2 - The Joshua Tree - 1987
  • Rock in the nineties

    Top songs in the 90's
    1 Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill
    2 Nirvana - Nevermind
    3 Whitney Houston - The Bodyguard