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Rock n’ Roll Music Influence Curtis Hughes Dancing Styles Record Player Work Cited Page
Elvis Presley (1935-1977) was the King of Rock n’ Roll He was born in Tupelo, Mississippi Was a truck driver before becoming a major part of rock n’ roll 1958 he enlisted into the U.S. Army 1967 he gave the first global concert called “Aloha in Hawaii” where 1.5 billion people watched him perform Click on Elvis to see him in action!
His real name was Antoine Dominique Domino Born in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 26, 1928 Fats Domino another great musician of the 50’s new his rock in roll music Was known from his first song “The Fat Man” For more info, click on the picture!
Whatever rock stars wore, or acted, teenagers wore and acted Motorcycles became a big part of the style Sideburns were the thing and still are
“Jitterbug” was the most known dance of the 50’s The easiest dance in the 50’s Has six steps and you dance with a partner To learn how to dance the “Jitterbug” click on the picture
Record players were the today IPod Was created in 1877 by Thomas Edison Had the first “Hill Dale Groove” Click to read more!
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