How Music Changed Over The Last 100 Years

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    History of popular music

  • Signing of Carl Perkins

    Signing of Carl Perkins
    In 1954 Carl Perkins successfully auditioned for Sam Phillips and Sun Records and got sign. Shortly after He started relasing big hits.
  • Elvis Presley first recordings

    Elvis Presley first recordings
    In 1954 Elvis Presley recorded the song "Thats All RIght mama" in a studio just as a try out. Three days later Evlis heard it on the radio and it became his first hit.
  • Johnny Cash Signed to Sun Records

    Johnny Cash Signed to Sun Records
    In 1995 Johnny Cash Recorded the song "Hey Porter" at Sun Records and it won a coveted recoring contract with the same man that made elvis famous.
  • One of The First Rock and Roll Songs

    One of The First Rock and Roll Songs
    In 1995 Little Richard records Tutti-Frutti and it was one of the first rock and roll songs
  • Elvis signs with RCA

    Elvis signs with RCA
    In 1955 Elvis signs a contract with RCA records worth $40,000, with a %5,000 bonus
  • Signing of Jerry Lee Lewis

    Signing of Jerry Lee Lewis
    in 1996 Jerry lee Lewis went to Sun Records for an audition and sang the songs "Crazy Arms" and his own composition "End of The road"
  • The day Music died

    The day Music died
    In February 3,1959 there was an aviation accident killing Rock and Roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson,
  • Beatles first Recording/hit

    Beatles first Recording/hit
    In 1962 "Love Me Do" was released as a single by The Beatles for Columbia Records when Bob Dylas was only 20 years old.
  • Elvis Presleys Death

    Elvis Presleys Death
    On the evening of August 16,1977 Elvis Presley was scuduled to fly out of Memphis to begin another tour but instead Alden discovered him unresponsive on his bathroom floor
  • Death of Tupac Shakur

    Death of Tupac Shakur
    In September 13, 1996 Tupac Shakur was murdered on his way back to his hotel in Las Vegas
  • Death of Carl Perkins

    Death of Carl Perkins
    Carl Perkins known as The Legend Died in January 19, 1998.
  • Johnny cash's death

    Johnny cash's death
    On September 12, 2003 Johnny Cash was hospitalized and died of complications from diabetes at 2:00 a.m. It was said that Johnnys health worsened due to a borken heart over june's death witch happend just less then 4 months before his