The saga of how Alan Freed discovered rock and roll. The new musical sounds are traced back to their roots in jazz, blues and gospel. Appearances by Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Clyde McPhatter, Frankie Lymon, Lionel Hampton.
The big story of the musical sensation that's swept the world... told by the King of Rock 'N' Roll himself!
Did You Know?
In 1957, Paramount Pictures distributed this film on a double bill with Stowaway Girl
(1957). (Stowaway Girl
(1957) was distributed under the title "Stowaway Girl".) See more
Written and sung by Chuck Berry See more