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10/05/1954 Bill Haley & His Comets release "Rock Around the Clock"

In the spring of 1954, Haley and His Comets left Essex Records for New York-based Decca Records. Soon they created their biggest hit – Rock Around the Clock. Bill Haley and the Comets were a group of pioneers of white people who brought rock and roll music to the attention of America and the rest of the world.

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