Bill Hillman's
ROCK 'N' ROLL GREATS
Presents
GENE VINCENT
www.hillmanweb.com/rock/vincent

INTRO
PART I: Scrapbook
PART II: On Stage I
PART III: On Stage II
PART IV: Back Stage
PART V: Off Stage


Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps
Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11, 1935 October 12, 1971), known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly. His 1956 top ten hit with his Blue Caps, "Be-Bop-A-Lula", is considered a significant early example of rockabilly. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.

    Vincent died on October 12, 1971 from a ruptured stomach ulcer while visiting his father in California, and is interred in the Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Newhall, California.

    He was the first inductee into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame upon its formation in 1997. The following year he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Vincent has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1749 N. Vine Street. In 2012, his band, the Blue Caps, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alongside Vincent. ~ Wikipedia

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GENE VINCENT TRIBUTE
INTRO
PART I: Scrapbook
PART II: On Stage I
PART III: On Stage II
PART IV: Back Stage
PART V: Off Stage
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Bill and Sue-On Hillman
www.hillmanweb.com