At 82 years old, Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the last living legends in the music industry. Despite his age, “The Killer” is still an active performer, and recently played and sang during a New Year’s Eve celebration at the Jerry Lee Lewis Cafe & Honky Tonk in Memphis, Tennessee.
Of course, no show of Lewis’ would be complete without him performing “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On.” While Lewis wasn’t the first to record the song, he is the most well-known for singing it. His version was released in April 1957, and it grooved all the way to the top spots on the Billboard R&B chart and the Hot Country Songs chart.
In addition to all of that, “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On” was a pop smash. It claimed the third spot on the Billboard pop chart at the time, further cementing its place in history . . . . Read More