Song of the Day: Bill Haley & His Comets, “Shake, Rattle, and Roll”

Bill Haley was born on this day in 1925. He popularized rock and roll in the 1950’s with songs like "Rock Around The Clock," "See You Later, Alligator," and "Shake, Rattle, and Roll," which he released in 1954, the week Big Joe Turner’s original version reached #1 on the R&B chart. Haley’s version reached #7.

18 thoughts on “Song of the Day: Bill Haley & His Comets, “Shake, Rattle, and Roll”

          1. Hey that is exactly what I think…Janis Joplin got all kinds of grief because not looking a certain way…which in rock and roll…there should not be any rules

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