Rock 'n' Roll America

Part of the BBC's My Generation season of programming, Rock 'n' Roll America examines the most important era in the history of popular music - the birth of rock ‘n' roll. These programmes explore the roots of rock music in the USA, its subsequent explosion around the world and how the first wave of rock stars opened the door for modern pop.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Four (2015 - 2015)
Schedule: Fridays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Music
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

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Previous Episode

Be My Baby

Episode 1x03; Jul 17, 2015

This episode includes an interview with the late Ben E King, filmed at the Electric Lady Studios in New York in February a few months before his death in April at the age of 76. In this, one of his final TV interviews, the legendary singer talks abou

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Be My BabyJul 17, 2015
1x02: Whole Lotta Shakin'Jul 10, 2015
1x01: Sweet Little SixteenJul 3, 2015
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