Carl Perkins

American pioneer of rockabilly music. Born 9 April 1932. Died 19 January 1998
Carl Perkins
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1932-04-09
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Carl Perkins

Carl Perkins Biography (Wikipedia)

Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998) was an American singer-songwriter who recorded most notably at the Sun Studio, in Memphis, beginning in 1954. Amongst his best-known songs are 'Blue Suede Shoes', 'Matchbox' and 'Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby'.

According to Charlie Daniels, "Carl Perkins' songs personified the rockabilly era, and Carl Perkins' sound personifies the rockabilly sound more so than anybody involved in it, because he never changed." Perkins's songs were recorded by artists (and friends) as influential as Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Cash and Eric Clapton which further established his place in the history of popular music. Paul McCartney claimed that "if there were no Carl Perkins, there would be no Beatles."

Called "the King of Rockabilly", he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Rockabilly Hall of Fame, the Memphis Music Hall of Fame, and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. He also received a Grammy Hall of Fame Award.

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Blue Suede Shoes
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Blue Suede Shoes
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Everybody's Tryin' To Be My Baby
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Everybody's Tryin' To Be My Baby
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Honey Don't
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Honey Don't
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Matchbox
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Matchbox
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Look at that moon
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Look at that moon
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Pink pedal pushers
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Pink pedal pushers
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Jive After Five
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Jive After Five
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Dixie Fried
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Dixie Fried
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The Elvis Presley Express
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The Elvis Presley Express
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Pointed Toe Shoes
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Pointed Toe Shoes
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That`s all right
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That`s all right
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Restless
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Restless
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Glad All Over
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Glad All Over
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Put Your Cat Clothes On
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Put Your Cat Clothes On
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Kaw-Liga
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Kaw-Liga
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Gone Gone Gone
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Gone Gone Gone
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POP, LET ME HAVE THE CAR?
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POP, LET ME HAVE THE CAR?
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A Lion In The Jungle
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A Lion In The Jungle
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