Jerry Lee Lewis, who played a hot piano, appeared 3 times on AB in 1957: Aug 19,  Oct 10, and Nov 4 singing “Great Balls of Fire” and other songs.

Jerry Lee Lewis, who played a hot piano, appeared 3 times on AB in 1957: Aug 19, Oct 10, and Nov 4 singing “Great Balls of Fire” and other songs.

Great Balls of Scandal: How Jerry Lee Lewis' marriage to a 13-year-old wrecked his career #DailyMail

Great Balls of Scandal: How Jerry Lee Lewis' marriage to a 13-year-old wrecked his career

Great Balls of Scandal: How Jerry Lee Lewis' marriage to a 13-year-old wrecked his career #DailyMail

July 5th (1982): Sun records musical director Bill Justis died of cancer aged 55. He worked with Sam Phillips at Sun Records, worked with also worked with Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Charlie Rich and Jerry Lee Lewis. Had the 1957 US No. 2 single 'Raunchy' (the first Rock and Roll instrumental hit). Also had a No.1 hit in Australia in 1963 with ‘Tamoure.’  http://www.thisdayinmusic.com

July 5th (1982): Sun records musical director Bill Justis died of cancer aged 55. He worked with Sam Phillips at Sun Records, worked with also worked with Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Charlie Rich and Jerry Lee Lewis. Had the 1957 US No. 2 single 'Raunchy' (the first Rock and Roll instrumental hit). Also had a No.1 hit in Australia in 1963 with ‘Tamoure.’ http://www.thisdayinmusic.com

Sister Rosetta Tharpe introduced the spiritual passion of her gospel music into the secular world of rock ’n’ roll, inspiring some of its greatest stars, including Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Little Richard.

Sister Rosetta Tharpe introduced the spiritual passion of her gospel music into the secular world of rock ’n’ roll, inspiring some of its greatest stars, including Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Little Richard.

Jerry Lee Lewis Born September 29th, 1935 Key Tracks Great Balls of Fire, Whole Lotta Shakin Goin On, Breathless Influenced Elton John, Kid Rock, John Fogerty via Rolling Stone

100 Greatest Singers of All Time

Jerry Lee Lewis Born September 29th, 1935 Key Tracks Great Balls of Fire, Whole Lotta Shakin Goin On, Breathless Influenced Elton John, Kid Rock, John Fogerty via Rolling Stone

1982; Now the Million Dollar Trio: Johnny Cash Jerry Lee and Carl Perkins

1982; Now the Million Dollar Trio: Johnny Cash Jerry Lee and Carl Perkins

Jerry Lee Lewis | 19 year old Jerry Lee Lewis records first demos at Sun in 1956

Jerry Lee Lewis | 19 year old Jerry Lee Lewis records first demos at Sun in 1956

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