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On July 9, 1955 Bill Haley & His Comets peaked to No.1 on the US singles chart with Rock N' Roll classic "Rock Around the Clock"
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On July 9, 1955 Bill Haley & His Comets peaked to No.1 on the US singles chart with Rock N’ Roll classic “Rock Around the Clock”

Despite it’s cultural influence “Rock Around The Clock”, the song bear a very close similarity to several songs written years before, learn which ones and also more about the background of this Rock classic

Remembering Rock N'Roll pioneer and legend Bill Haley on his birthday
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Remembering Rock N’Roll pioneer and legend Bill Haley on his birthday

The legendary Bill Haley was born on this day in 1925, he is still often referred and remembered as “The first Rock ‘n’ Roll star”, all started in 1953 with “Rock Around the Clock”