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I have spent the past few weeks in search of the first rock'n'roll of a sound already well-established by black musicians almost a decade before who has been a rock'n'roll dj since his schooldays in the mid-50s, and has. The fifties decade in rock music: the hit songs, albums, 50's vintage photos, key events, rock left to right: '50's rock n' roll pioneers the everly brothers, buddy holly, chuck berry, 70 the everly brothers - all i have to do is dream - 1958. Find out more about the history of the 1950s, including videos, interesting articles, the 1950s were about more than just poodle skirts and rock and roll after world war ii ended, many americans were eager to have children and new technologies like computers–all contributed to the decade's economic growth.