Category: 1950s


Photo: “Rock Around the Clock” is a rock and roll song in the 12-bar blues format written by Max C. Freedman and James E. Myers (the latter being under the pseudonym “Jimmy De Knight”) in 1952. The best-known and most


Photo: “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore“ was written by Paul Anka and recorded by Buddy Holly in 1958. The song was issued in January 1959, less than a month before Holly’s death. “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore” reached number 13 as a posthumous