July 9, 1955. "(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley His Comets hits #1 on the U.S. top 40 chart, signaling the beginning of the rock era. It stayed there for 8 weeks.
Bill Haley (July 6, 1925 - February 9, 1981) American singer, guitarist and songwriter (Bill Haley & The Comets).
Bill Haley ＆ His Comets- Rock Around The Clock -1954. The international anthem of "Rock 'n' Roll" !
Bill Haley & Comets - "See You Later Alligator" ... Great old video...love the dancing and this song, of course!
Bill Haley & His Comets - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
BILL HALEY Bill Haley live @ Birmingham,England 1979
rip it up ~ bill haley & the comets
Bill Haley (1987 Inductee)
Bill Haley and the Comets 1950s