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Big Joe Turner

  • Big Hit: Shake, Rattle, and Roll
  • Influence: Credited with having the first true Rock and Roll song

Fats Domino

  • Big Hit:Ain’t That a Shame,
  • Influence: Original Jazz artist that was one of the original founders of Rock and Roll

Bo Diddley

  • Big Hit: I’m a Man, Bo Diddley
  • Influence: Blues artist/guitarist who influenced many future Rock and Rollers

Big Mama Thornton

  • Big Hit: Hound Dog
  • Influence: Female vocalist who inspired many R&B Motown singers; influenced Elvis’ song Hound Dog

Muddy Waters

  • Big Hit: Rollin’ Stone, Got My MojoWorkin’
  • Influence: Brought the electric blues sound throughout the world; influenced great rock bands like the Rolling Stones

Muddy Waters: Got My MojoWorkin\'


Elvis Presley

  • Big Hit: Hound Dog, Jailhouse Rock, Heartbreak Hotel
  • Influence: Considered to be one of the first true Rock artist; influenced many young people; adults hated him

Carl Perkins

  • Big Hit: Blue Suede Shoes
  • Influence: Rockabilly artist; guitar influence on future rock and rollers

Gene Vincent

  • Big Hit: Be-Bop-A-Lula
  • Influence: Rockabilly artist; considered to be one of the first rebellious artists

Bill Haley and the Comets

  • Big Hit: Rock Around the Clock
  • Influence: had the first #1 rock song

Chuck Berry

  • Big Hit: Johnny B. Goode
  • Influence: electric guitar influence for many future rock artists; considered to be the first great rock and roller

Little Richard

  • Big Hit:TuttiFrutti, Good Golly Miss Molly
  • Influence: brought piano into Rock and Roll; is also considered to be a pioneer of the Rock movement

Jerry Lee Lewis

  • Big Hit: Great Balls of Fire
  • Influence: brought intense piano playing into Rock and Roll; one of the first bad boys of Rock and Roll

Buddy Holly and

the Crickets


Buddy Holly and the Crickets

  • Big Hit: Peggy Sue, That’ll Be The Day
  • Influence: known for his guitar skills in Rock and Roll; his guitar playing influenced future greats, such as the Beatles

Ritchie Valens

  • Big Hit: La Bamba, Come On Let’s Go
  • Influence: known for his great guitar skills; first Latino to have big hits in the United States

The Everly Brothers

  • Big Hit:Wake Up Little Susie, Bye Bye Love
  • Influence:considered to be pioneers of rock movement; original boy band