Before Elvis, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Bill Haley, there was.... Jimmy!!!!

This International Recording Artist WAS the 1st ROCK & ROLL STAR 

Jimmy was a R&B pioneer and has been on the music scene for over 60 years....since 1952.  

He recorded the 1st Rock & Roll record, "Rock the Joint", in 1951... one year BEFORE Bill Haley.  

He was the 1st white rocker to play the Apollo Theater, in 1956.... 6 months before Buddy Holly.

He starred in the legendary Allen Freed movie "Rock, Rock, Rock" and... sang the title song.