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Martin David Robinson (September 26, 1925 – December 8, 1982)





A White Sport Coat

 Recorded January 25, 1957 on the Columbia label & released on March 4, 1957

















Miracle Power


April 15, 1957 - Elvis and Dewey Phillips






Dewey Phillips, Elvis Presley,  Charles Underwood to the right and his wife (Bonnie B)
















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Jukebox


Jimmy Lee Fautheree (April 11, 1934 - June 29, 2004)


The World´s Most Beautiful Mobile Home


Ann Margret and Pat Boone






Pat Boone, April Love












Eddie Cochran first business card The Melody Boys, 1954










I´m Ready 






























April 11, 1956 - Elvis Presley's tour plane develops engine trouble while flying the singer from Amarillo, TX to Nashville, forcing an emergency landing in Arkansas. When he calls his mother Gladys to tell her, she begs him to never fly again, instilling a fear of flying in Elvis which will take him years to get over.


Cadillac, 1956


Paul Anka - Puppy Love
















April 11, 1956 - James Brown's "Please, Please, Please" enters the R&B charts

















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The Danleers







My Flaming Heart, 1958












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April 10, 1956 - While performing at the Municipal Auditorium in Birmingham, AL, Nat King Cole is assaulted by five segregationists and tackled on stage, although local police quickly arrest the perpetrators, who had originally planned to kidnap the singer. Cole bravely performs a second show later that night.







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Harold "Chuck" Willis (January 31, 1928 – April 10, 1958)



What I Am Living For (If Not For You)













Kim Novak


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Nate Nelson (The Flamingos) was born on April 10, 1932 (The Flamingos on KNA-TV in Phoenix, AZ)


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April 9, 1956 - Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps records Be Bop A Lula (Harris, Harrell, Craddock, Gallup & Neal)

































Factory fashions by designer Tina Leser, 1953


April 9, 1953 - A 14-year-old Elvis Presley appears in his high school's minstrel show singing the Stanley Brothers' "Keep Them Cold Icy Fingers Off Me," then is called back to perform Teresa Brewer's "Till I Waltz Again With You."






















Billy Lee Riley, JM Van Eaton, Jimmy Wilson and Martin Willis in the studio at Sun in Memphis - ca. 1958 (Scotty Moore Collection)


Brook Benton, born Benjamin Franklin Peay, (September 19, 1931 – April 9, 1988)














Universal Pictures


Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998)


Bobby Helms - You are my special Angel (1957)

























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