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Unformatted text preview: The Everly Brothers – Wake Up Little Susie American Bandstand Philadelphia variety show 1952: Bob Horn 1956: Dick Clark 1957: Goes National Popularity from 1957 - 1987 Ricky Nelson – Poor little Fool 1 st #1 hit on the Billboard charts Fabian – Tiger Chubby Checker (Earnest Evans) Chubby Checker, play on Fats Domino Born 1941 The Twist (Hank Ballad) #1 two times: 1961 & 1962 The Day the Music Died February 3, 1959 Plane crash- mason City, Iowa Buddy Holly, Big Bopper & Ritchie Valens Payola Investigation 1959 – 1960 207 DJs indicted Alan Freed...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2011 for the course MUS 125 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '11 term at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
- Spring '11