Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11, 1935 – October 12, 1971), known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly. His 1956 top ten hit with his Blue Caps, "Be-Bop-A-Lula", is considered a significant early example of rockabilly. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.
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- Suzi Quatro's Pioneers of Rock - Gene Vincenthttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cdzxz.jpg2012-02-04T00:00:02ZSuzi Quatro continues to profile acclaimed stars of the rock 'n' roll era and this week American musician Gene Vincent is in the spotlight, who died in 1971 aged only 36.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f491f5ad-0946-40a6-bab9-da319c3f3995?clipfocus=p00nwhqpSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 4 mins
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