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Perkins, Carl Lee

Born: 1932 AD
Died: 1998 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Guitarist, Musicians, Singer, Songwriter

US rockabilly singer and songwriter


wrote and recorded song "Blue Suede Shoes" 1955 (released 1956


1st song to top rhythm and blues, pop, and country charts simultaneously)


co-wrote autobiography "Go, Cat, Go!: The Life and Times of Carl Perkins, the King of Rockabilly" 1996