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  • View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On on Discogs. Label: London Records - HAS • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation, Mono • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Rock & Roll, Country, Rockabilly.
  • This was a popular live song for Lewis' band, The Jerry Lee Lewis Trio, before Lewis recorded the song. Lewis told the story (and he told lots of stories) that they first played the song in a club in Osceola, Arkansas behind a screen to avoid flying bottles and other .
  • Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the first true rock ‘n’ roll musicians. He catapulted to fame with his hit, “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” and proved to the world that a piano man could play front and center on the world’s biggest stages.
  • Jerry Lee Lewis took a mere fragment of the song, recast it into a relentless, pounding boogie rhythm, and imbued the finished product with a leering sexuality that was unmistakable on first listen. Jerry Lee's original Sun single differs from all other cover versions -- and Lewis' own re-recordings of it -- .
  • Lewis's own singles (on which he was billed as "Jerry Lee Lewis and his Pumping Piano") advanced his career as a soloist during , with hits such as "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On", a Big Maybelle cover, and "Great Balls of Fire", his biggest hit, bringing him international fame, despite criticism for the songs, which prompted some radio.
  • Live at the Star Club is a live album by rock and roll pianist Jerry Lee Lewis and The Nashville diaragenphentcurnefenectolaxmiser.coinfo album was recorded at the Star-Club in Hamburg, Germany on April 5, It is regarded by many music journalists as one of the greatest rock and roll albums ever, noted for its hard-hitting energy and Lewis' wild stage presence.
  • A quarter-century after his first hit, "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," threatened to knock Elvis Presley from his throne, 24 years after his bigamous marriage to a year-old cousin scandalized.
  • To set the record straight: The Prestige Records cd entitled "In Concert" is 18 tracks long, as follows: 1. Great Balls of Fire 2. Hey Baby 3. Just Because 4. Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On 5. Drinkin' Hadacol (Hadacol Boogie) 6. Roll Over Beethoven (w/Linda Gail Lewis [I believe, uncredited]) 7. Live Medley (Boogie Woogie Country Man; Rockin My /5(4).
  • "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" (sometimes rendered "Whole Lot of Shakin' Going On") is a song written by Dave "Curlee" Williams and sometimes also credited to James Faye "Roy" Hall. The song was first recorded by Big Maybelle, though the best-known version is the rock and roll / rockabilly version by Jerry Lee Lewis.