Music by Year, 1950-1969
One question per year about the music industry.
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Jimi Hendrix plays a psychedelic version of the National Anthem
at this musical festival
This singer performs at Folsom State Prison
This singer records "Sitting On the Dock of the Bay", but dies in
a plane crash just a few days later
"Good Vibrations", by this band, goes to #1 on the pop charts
This icon dismays fans by playing electric music at the Newport Folk Festival
"Mania" ensues as this band visits the U.S.
This folk trio releases "Puff (The Magic Dragon)"
This novelty song becomes a "Graveyard Smash"
This eleven year old piano-playing prodigy is signed by Motown Records
Chubby Checker invites you to do this dance move
This singer is killed in a plane crash, along with Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper
This rock and roller records "Johnny B. Goode"
Elvis buys this house
This European song contest occurs for the first time
Art Garfunkel writes his first song with this other singer
The Chordettes implore this man to "bring them a dream"
This flamboyant piano player debuts at Carnegie Hall
The Moondog Coronation Ball, in this American city, is the first rock & roll concert
This singer records his signature tune, "Unforgettable"
This New Orleans piano player has his first hit song with "The Fat Man"
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