Bill Haley Biography

Singer (1925–1981)
Bill Haley is best known for singing the one of the earliest rock and roll songs, "Rock Around the Clock".


Bill Haley was an American singer and songwriter considered by some to be the father of rock and roll. Following time as a disc jockey, Haley realized the growing teen population would change popular music, so he moved his band towards a big beat. Bill Haley and His Comets signed with Decca Records and recorded "Rock Around the Clock", the first of many hits.

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