COVID-19: Because of processes designed to ensure the safety of our employees, you may experience a delay in the shipping of your order. Thank you for your patience and understanding. We are grateful for your business and hope you are staying safe and healthy!

Bill Haley Similar Artists

Big Joe Turner - 100% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Blues Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts Jazz Jazz Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs DVDs Vinyl

Joseph Vernon Turner, 18 May 1911, Kansas City, Missouri, USA, d. 24 November 1985, Los Angeles, California, USA. ‘Big’ Joe Turner (aka Big Vernon) began singing in local clubs in his early teens upon the death of his father, and at the age of 15 teamed up with pianist Pete Johnson. Their professional relationship lasted on-and-off for over 40 years. During the lat Read more

Eddie Cochran - 64% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Musicals & The Arts Pop / Rock Comedy Music Videos & Concerts
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Edward Raymond Cochrane, 3 October 1938, Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA, d. 17 April 1960, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. Recent information states he was raised in Minnisota, but without sight of the birth certificate, it is still possible he was born in Oklahoma City. Although Cochran’s career was brief, during which time he had only had one major hit in the USA and topp Read more

Jerry Lee Lewis - 64% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass Drama Music & Radio Country & Bluegrass Doo Wop R&B / Soul Soundtracks Musicals & The Arts Christian & Gospel
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs Blu-rays Books

29 September 1935, Ferriday, Louisiana, USA. The ‘Killer’ is the personification of 50s rock ‘n’ roll at its best. He is rowdy, raw, rebellious and uncompromising. The outrageous piano-pounder has a voice that exudes excitement and an aura of arrogance that becomes understandable after witnessing the seething hysteria and mass excitement at his concerts. Read more

Jerry Lewis - 64% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Comedy Television Drama Kids & Family Documentaries Action & Adventure Movies & TV Music & Radio Pop / Rock Sports & Recreation Vocals Comedy Movie Magazines Holiday & Seasonal Jazz
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-rays Books CDs

Joseph Levitch, 16 March 1926, Newark, New Jersey, USA. Born into a showbusiness family, Lewis was intermittently on-stage from the age of five and in his mid-teens had become a professional comedian and mimic. In 1946 he teamed up with Dean Martin, for whom Lewis has expressed great admiration. Their double act clicked instantly and they were soon one of the hottest showbus Read more

Chubby Checker - 61% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Dance Musicals & The Arts
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Ernest Evans, 3 October 1941, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Checker’s musical career began in 1959 while working at a local chicken market. His employer introduced the teenager to songwriter Kal Mann, who penned the singer’s debut single, ‘The Class’. He was given his new name by the wife of the legendary disc jockey Dick Clark as a derivation of Fats Read more

Carl Perkins - 60% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass Music Videos & Concerts Jazz Country & Bluegrass Comedy Pop / Rock Television Doo Wop Holiday & Seasonal Music & Radio Musicals & The Arts
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs Blu-rays Books

Carl Lee Perkins, 9 April 1932, Ridgely, Tennessee, USA (his birth certificate misspelled the last name as Perkings), d. 19 January 1998, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Carl Perkins was one of the most renowned rockabilly artists recording for Sun Records in the 50s and the author of the classic song ‘Blue Suede Shoes’. As a guitarist, he influenced many of the next ge Read more

Gene Vincent - 60% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Country & Bluegrass Music Magazines Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Vincent Eugene Craddock, 11 February 1935, Norfolk, Virginia, USA, d. 12 October 1971, Newhall, California, USA. One of the original bad boys of rock ‘n’ roll, the self-destructive Vincent was involved in a motorcycle crash in July 1955 and his left leg was permanently damaged. Discharged from the US Navy, he began appearing on country music radio and came under th Read more

Wanda Jackson - 55% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass Music Videos & Concerts Country & Bluegrass Folk Music & Radio
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs Books

Wanda Jean Jackson, 20 October 1937, Maud, Oklahoma, USA. Jackson started her career as one of the rawest of female rockabilly singers before going on to successful work in both country and gospel music. Her family moved to California when she was four, settling in the city of Bakersfield, but moved back to Oklahoma when she was 12. Jackson won a talent contest that led to h Read more

Fats Domino - 47% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Holiday & Seasonal R&B / Soul Jazz Drama Musicals & The Arts Blues Cajun & Zydeco Dance Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Soundtracks
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Antoine Domino, 26 February 1928, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. From a large family, Domino learned piano from local musician Harrison Verrett who was also his brother-in-law. A factory worker after leaving school, Domino played in local clubs such as the Hideaway. It was there in 1949 that band leader Dave Bartholomew and Lew Chudd of Imperial Records heard him. His first re Read more

Buddy Holly - 43% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Soundtracks Doo Wop Drama Easy Listening Music Videos & Concerts
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Charles Hardin Holley, 7 September 1936, Lubbock, Texas, USA, d. 3 February 1959, Clear Lake, Iowa, USA. Holly was one of the first major rock ‘n’ roll groundbreakers, and one of its most influential artists. He wrote his own songs, recorded with a self-contained guitar-bass-drums combo, experimented in the studio and even changed the image of what a rock singer co Read more

Chuck Berry - 43% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Holiday & Seasonal Blues Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Drama Easy Listening Musicals & The Arts Comedy Country & Bluegrass Doo Wop Blues Soundtracks Television
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs Blu-rays

Charles Edward Anderson Berry, 18 October 1926, San Jose, California, USA (although Berry states that he was born in St. Louis, Missouri). A seminal figure in the evolution of rock ‘n’ roll, Chuck Berry’s influence as songwriter and guitarist is incalculable. His cogent songs captured adolescent life, yet the artist was 30 years old when he commenced recording Read more

Pat Boone - 43% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals Holiday & Seasonal Easy Listening Christian & Gospel Country & Bluegrass Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts Sci-Fi / Fantasy Comedy Drama Children's Music Holiday & Seasonal Documentaries Vocals Kids & Family Movie Magazines
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs DVDs Vinyl Blu-rays

Charles Eugene Patrick Boone, 1 June 1934, Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Boone sold more records during the late 50s than any other artist except Elvis Presley. From 1955 to date, only six artists (Presley, the Beatles, James Brown, Elton John, Rolling Stones and Stevie Wonder) are ranked above him in terms of total singles sales and their relative chart positions. Boone had a Read more

Danny & The Juniors - 42% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Dance Doo Wop
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

This Philadelphia-based, Italian-American vocal quartet comprised lead vocalist Danny Rapp (10 May 1941, d. 4 April 1983), first tenor Dave White, second tenor Frank Mattei and baritone Joe Terranova. Formed in 1955 as the Juvenairs, their song ‘Do The Bop’ came to the attention of Dick Clark, who suggested the title change ‘At The Hop’. They took his adv Read more

The Coasters - 42% match to Bill Haley

Genres: Pop / Rock Doo Wop R&B / Soul Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Soundtracks Vocals Vocals Doo Wop Music Theme Holiday & Seasonal
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs DVDs Gifts & Collectibles Vinyl

The illustrious career of the Coasters, the pre-eminent vocal group of the early rock ‘n’ roll era, was built on a remarkable body of cleverly comic R&B songs for Atco Records fashioned by their producers, Leiber And Stoller. Under their direction, the Coasters exchanged the crooning of ballads favoured by most groups of the era for robust and full-throated R& Read more

Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results