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Billy Lee Riley (born October 5, 1933 - August 2, 2009 ) was a first generation Rockabilly musician, singer, record producer and songwriter who died in Jonesboro Arkansas.

Born in Pocahontas, Arkansas, the son of a sharecropper, Riley learned to play guitar from black farm workers. After 4 years in the Army, Riley first recorded in Memphis, Tennessee in 1955 before being lured to Sun Studios by Sam Phillips. He recorded "Trouble Bound" for Jack Clement and Slim Wallace. Sam… read more

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  • Avatar for BennoTiger
    :-))
  • Avatar for marvins390
    great rockabilly!! one of the best!!
  • Avatar for Kali0str0
    ОХУЕНЕН! Один из лучших!
  • Avatar for metallislayer
    this is some good ol rockabilly
  • Avatar for Degarmo
    R.I.P
  • Avatar for pinetree99
    R.I.P. Billy! http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2009/aug/02/sun-records-giant-billy-lee-riley-dead-75/
  • Avatar for nolteCOD
    RIP man :(
  • Avatar for peeves111
    R.I.P Billy!
  • Avatar for ElliotClowes
    Billy is suffering from bone cancer and needs you help: http://thehoundblog.blogspot.com/2009/07/billy-lee-riley.html
  • Avatar for pooramone
    Либер, Столлер, Перкинс... боги

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