July 9, 1955. "(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley His Comets hits #1 on the U.S. top 40 chart, signaling the beginning of the rock era. It stayed there for 8 weeks.
Real Rock Stars
Bill Haley ＆ His Comets- Rock Around The Clock - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zju6KbP_1xY=related
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1950's ~ Love American Style
Don't Knock the Rock (1956) Stars: Bill Haley and the Comets, Alan Dale, Alan Freed, Little Richard, The Treniers ~ Director: Fred F. Sears
1950's ~ At the Movies
Bill Haley & the Comets had the first #1 rock and roll hit with "Rock Around the Clock" in 1954
'40s & '50s..The Way We Were
Late July 1955 we were hearing a ton of the HOT new song by Bill Haley & His Comets - 'Rock Around The Clock' -- for you younger boomers, hard to begin to explain how big a deal this song was when it hit.
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Rock and Roll movie posters | Details about Vintage 1950s Rock 'n' Roll Movie Posters Bill Haley ...
POP MUSIC ON FILM
1955 - BILL HALEY & THE COMETS - LITTLE RICHARD - CHUCK BERRY - RAY CHARLES - FATS DOMINO -
THE HISTORY OF ROCK N ROLL
"Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley and the Comets (1956).
Bill Haley & Comets - "See You Later Alligator" ... Great old video...love the dancing and this song, of course!