What Was the First Rock Era 45 RPM Single to Become a National Hit?

Rock n’ Roll singers jamming with their electric guitar

During the 1950s, a new music genre arose that challenged cultural, gender, racial, geographic, and religious norms in the United States. A cultural storm called Rock and Roll started in the mid-1950s and instantly became synonymous with “sexual music,” causing wildfire controversy to then conservative Americans. Early Rock and Roll music was … Read more