Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 19, 2016 Record of the Day

Reba McEntire is a world famous Country music star and actress with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. With record sales over 60 million, it all began with the release of her self-titled album in 1977. Released … Continue reading

February 18, 2016 Record of the Day

Chances are anything Beach Boys related is collectible. In 1961 Safari records released the first single produced by Brian Wilson. Also written by Brian Wilson, “Surfer Moon” was recorded by Bob Norberg and Sheri Pomeroy. Original copies with a light … Continue reading

February 17, 2016 Record of the Day

“The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown” was a 1957 movie from United Artists, starring Jane Russell. Although a black and white film, “The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown” had little entertainment except for when Russell wears the nightgown. The soundtrack album with music from … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 Records of the Day

Larry Williams recorded some of Rock N Roll’s most enduring classics like “Short Fat Fannie,” “Bony Maroni,” and “Dizzy Miss Lizzy.” Each of these 45s can sell for $30.00. His story was like many: a quick rise to fame, then a … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 Records of the Day

Frankie Beverly never had any big hits on his own but he and his group, the Butlers, were good enough to open for Marvin Gaye at some of his concerts. When Northern Soul became a highly collectible record category some … Continue reading

February 14, 2016 Record of the Day

In 1958 one-hit wonder Robin Luke wrote and recorded a song inspired by his five-year-old sister. “Susie Darlin” reached number 5 on the Billboard Top 100. First issued on International records as shown here, it’s worth up to $500.00 with … Continue reading

February 13, 2016 Records of the Day

Ike & Tina Turner was one of the most successful, prolific hit-making duos of all time. Ike played guitar on Jackie Brenston’s “Rocket 88” in 1951, which many consider to be the first Rock N Roll record and worth up … Continue reading

February 12, 2016 Records of the Day

Jan Berry of famed singing duo Jan and Dean was as important to the California surf music craze as Brian Wilson. In 1966 Berry’s career was derailed when he crashed his Corvette in Beverly Hills. He will always be best … Continue reading

February 11, 2016 Record of the Day

It all began for Elvis in 1954 when he stopped by Sun studios to record “My Happiness” as a birthday present for his mother. It was the genius of Sun record owner Sam Phillips and the raw talent of a … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 Record of the Day

          Chuck Berry IS Rock N Roll. He is one of the few true pioneers in the history of Rock N Roll. So many hits and so little space to list them all. Among the biggest and most … Continue reading