Birth of the Teen Idols
2CD overview of the rise of the American teenage stars containing 50 hits from the UK and US that scored hits and fame in wake of Elvis Presley's international breakthrough.
Features the No. 1 hits 'Young Love' - Tab Hunter, 'Love Letters In the Sand' - Pat Boone, 'Diana' - Paul Anka, 'Poor Little Fool' - Ricky Nelson, 'Bird Dog' - The Everly Brothers and 'It's Only Make Believe' - Conway Twitty.
Includes many of the most distinctive voices and enduring classics: 'Wake Up Little Suzy'- Everly Brothers, 'That'll Be The Day' & 'Peggy Sue' - Buddy Holly and the Crickets, 'Splish Splash' - Bobby Darin.
Liner notes evoke the era that produced the coming of Teen Idols and explain how this was the first time music had been specifically tailored for a teenage market.
£11.99 / $19.78 / €13.47