ROCK A BEATIN' BOOGIE

Latest update on 13/04/2015

Artist: Esquire Boys with Kay Karol
Author: Bill Haley
Label: Rainbow
Year: 1952

Featuring Danny Cedrone, the guitar player in Bill Haley's Rock Around The Clock. By the time it hit Danny was dead, provocing The Esquire Boys' Rock A Beatin' Boogie reissue on Guyden ('54).

Covers:

1954:

Treniers [black band]

1955:

Jodimars [feat. three Comets one year before boss/author Haley]

1956:

Bill Haley & The Comets [author]

1957:

Irène McNeil [in French]

1961:

Teddy Raye et ses Teddy Boys [French version]

1989:

Jive Bunny [in medley Swing The Mood]

2000:

Jive Bunny

2000:

Brian Setzer

Haley wrote it inspired by his theme song Rock The Joint (again with Danny Cedrone, Haley's rightful equivalent of Scotty Moore).

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