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  • Rocking

    Called this way to avoid confusion with R&B.
  • Roy Brown

    Roy Brown
    He used the word Rocking for dancing, but finally it meant sex.
  • Alan Freed

    Alan Freed
    This DJ was the one who started to call this genre Rock n’ Roll
  • Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley
    He was one of the most representative musicians of Rock n’ Roll. He also created one of the first Rock and Roll songs, “That’s alright Mama” .
  • The Beatles

    The Beatles
    A very important and famous English band. It was formed by John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr.
  • The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones
    Also a very important British Rock band formed by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts .
  • Jimi Hendrix

    Jimi Hendrix
    He is considered to be the best guitarist of all time. He formed the band The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
  • Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin
    It was a British Rock band that was formed by the guitarist Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, Robert Plant and John Bonham.
  • Nirvana

    It was an American band formed by Kurt Cobain, Krist Noveselic and Dave Grohl.