William John Clifton Haley (ˈheɪliː; July 6, 1925 – February 9, 1981), known as Bill Haley, was an American rock and roll musician. He is credited by many with first popularizing this form of music in the early 1950s with his group Bill Haley & His Comets (inspired by...Wikipedia
Age: 55 (age at death)
Born: 6th July, 1925, Highland Park, Michigan
Died: 9th February, 1981, Harlingen, TX
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: Rock around the Clock
Bill Haley has been romantically linked to:View Past Relationships
Who can be romantically linked to Bill Haley...and how closely?
We steer completely clear of anything suggestive.
The road can be hard on a kid if he`s not careful.
Franny Beecher, Guitarist for Bill Haley & the Comets, Dies at 92
by Dave Lifton February 25, 2014 1:59 PM
A rock n’ roll pioneer has passed away. Franny Beecher, lead guitarist for Bill Haley & the Comets from 1954 to 1962, died in a nursing home outside Philadelphia on Feb. 24. He was 92.
Beecher played on such mid-’50s classics as ‘Rip It Up,’ ‘Skinny Minnie’ and ‘See You Later, Alligator‘ — that’s his high-pitched voice that opens the song. Contrary to some reports, he did not play the classic... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 11 months ago
Marshall Lytle, Bill Haley’s Bassist, Dead at 79
by Michael Gallucci
May 29, 2013 11:51 AM
Marshall Lytle, who played bass in Bill Haley and the Comets, has died at the age of 79. He passed away on Saturday, May 25, in New Port Richey, Fla., of lung cancer.
Lytle (who’s pictured far right in the above photo) played on some of the earliest rock ‘n’ roll hits, including ‘Rock Around the Clock’ and ‘Shake, Rattle and Roll.’ Lytle was the Comets’ bassist during their biggest years, from 1951 through 1955.... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 1 year ago
Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' is best selling UK rock single of all time
"Bohemian Rhapsody" has long been a staple of "greatest of all time" lists, so it's fitting to see that the song's reputation is matched in sales. The Official Charts Company has compiled the list to celebrate 60 years of the UK single chart. "Bohemian Rhapsody" has notched up 2.35 million sales since its 1975 release and only Elton John's Princess Diana tribute version of "Candle In The Wind" and Band Aid's "Do They Know It's... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 years ago