1.FM's non-stop ‘70s variety program, is filled with all sorts of ‘70s gems. Here you will find everything from Disco to Rock & Roll, from Barry Manilow to The Carpenters, David Bowie to Barbara Streisand, not to mention Elton John, Elvis, Kenny Rogers, Kiss, The Knack... you name it--we have it! Let the ‘70s party begin!
May 2nd (1957): Jailhouse Rock. Elvis Presley. Elvis Presley recorded the Leiber and Stoller song 'Jailhouse Rock' as featured in his third motion picture of the same name. In the movie, Mike Stoller had a small role as a piano player. 'Jailhouse Rock' later became the first song to debut at #1 in Great Britain. www.thisdayinmusic.com