This Day September 14 In Music History
Daytona Beach, Florida
September 14, 2021 5:32pm CST
In 1955 Little Richard recorded "Tutti Frutti" and coined the phrase ‘a-wop-bop-a-loo-bop-a-lop-bam-boom.’ In 1968 Tragedy struck Roy Orbison when his house burnt down in Nashville, Tennessee and both his eldest sons died in the blaze. Orbison was on tour in the UK. The same year The Archies first animated cartoon aired on US TV. The show was a success and the studio group performing their songs were at number one on the UK singles chart with "Sugar Sugar" In 1974 Eric Clapton was at number one with his version of the Bob Marley song "I Shot the Sheriff" The same year Stevie Wonder was at number one on the US album chart with Flulfillingness First Finale The album received three Grammy Awards including Album of the Year In 1996 Peter Andre was at number one on the UK singles chart with "Flava"
Little Richard performs "Tutti Frutti" at the 1995 Concert for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.Looking for more Induction Ceremony and Rock Hall memories from L...
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