Happy Birthday to Rick Nelson!

Today is Ricky Nelson’s 79th Birthday He was born on May 8th 1940, and as a member of the” Here come the Nelsons” TV show with his Brother David, and Mother and Father.

1957 he began his rock and roll career he became a teen pop star, and he had 53 songs on the billboard hot 100 between 1957 to 1973, and in 1958 his “Poor Litte Fool” hit hit #1 in the bill boards hot 100, he also recorded “Hello Mary lou” “Traveling man”as well as others.

He recorded 19 other top 10 hits and was inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of fame in January 21, 1987, He ranked # 49 on TV Guilds 50 greatest TV stars of all time! Thanks for the Music Rick!


2 comments on “Happy Birthday to Rick Nelson!”
  1. retrodee says:

    Great post! I didn’t know a lot of those facts. He was a good singer, not bad looking either! His sons are pretty good musicians too. Thanks again for a wonderful tribute! 🙂

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  2. Rae Roszczyk says:

    Nice tribute to the Original teen idol & one of the best singers of all time!

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