Bill Haley & His Comets
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1952-11
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Bill Haley & His Comets

Bill Haley & His Comets Biography (Wikipedia)

Bill Haley & His Comets were an American rock and roll band, founded in 1952 and continued until Haley's death in 1981. The band, also known as Bill Haley and the Comets and Bill Haley's Comets (and variations thereof), was the earliest group of white musicians to bring rock and roll to the attention of America and the rest of the world. From late 1954 to late 1956, the group placed nine singles in the Top 20, one of those a number one and three more in the Top Ten.

Bandleader Bill Haley had previously been a country music performer; after recording a country and western-styled version of "Rocket 88", a rhythm and blues song, he changed musical direction to a new sound which came to be called rock and roll.

Although several members of the Comets became famous, Bill Haley remained the star. With his spit curl and the band's matching plaid dinner jackets and energetic stage behavior, many fans consider them to be as revolutionary in their time as the Beatles or the Rolling Stones were a decade later.

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Shake, Rattle And Roll
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See You Later, Alligator
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See You Later, Alligator
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Rock Around The Clock
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Rock Around The Clock
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(WE GONNA) ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK
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(WE GONNA) ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK
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Shaky
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Shaky
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Rip It Up (POTP Version)
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Rip It Up (POTP Version)
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Don't Knock The Rock
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