HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROCK’N’ROLL!

And radio stations across the world will be marking the momentous landmark...

Today (July 5) marks the 50th anniversary Elvis Presley recorded his first single – a date regarded as the birth of rock’n’roll.

A gathering of music fans and musicians is expected at the Sun Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, the place where the legendary singer recorded ‘That’s All Right Mama’.

At 5pm today (BST), radio stations across the world will play the song to mark the occasion.

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