Best 50s Rock n Roll Stars

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1ElvisElvis Presley was a American musician and actor. Known as "The King" He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including "Heartbreak Hotel" "Hound Dog" "Jailhouse Rock" "Love me Tender" Elvis debuted in the movie "Love me Tender" and focused less on his music and continued that way. ...read more.

He has to be number 1 the undisputed king of rock n roll

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2Chuck BerryCharles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.V1 Comment
3Little RichardRichard Wayne Penniman, known by his stage name, Little Richard, is an American musician, singer and songwriter.V1 Comment
4Buddy HollyCharles Hardin Holley, known as Buddy Holly, was an American musician and singer-songwriter who was a central figure of mid-1950s rock and roll.

Look how much he did while he was here and how much more he could have accomplished had that plane not crashed. - Beatlesboy9

"The Music" as in: "the day the music died".

5Fats DominoAntoine "Fats" Domino, Jr. is a French Creole pianist and singer-songwriter. He released five gold records before 1955 and had 35 hit records in the U.S. Top 40.
6Bo Diddley
7The Everly Brothers
8Bill Haley
9Eddie Cochran
10Gene Vincent

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11Carl PerkinsCarl Lee Perkins was an American singer-songwriter who recorded most notably at the Sun Studio, in Memphis, Tennessee, beginning in 1954. His best-known song is "Blue Suede Shoes".
12Jerry Lee Lewis
13Ritchie Valens
14Ike Turner

The guy was a compete idiot, but "Rocket 88" is probably the very first Rock-n-Roll record.

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