Photo by Paolo Brillo on Flickr It seems that whatever grudges Lynyrd Skynyrd had for Neil's music may have been resolved - if there ever was any feud to begin with. From an interview with Ronnie Van Zant: We didn't even think about it - the words just came out that way. We just laughed like hell, and said 'Ain't that funny'
The Catholic Archdiocese of Boston blasted the song for suggesting a link between Christmas and sex. A local radio boycott ended only after the freckle-faced singer met with church leaders. Just who would decide what is pornographic, is unclear.
The added publicity immediately boosted the record's popularity and attempts to restrict it failed. Memphis police prohibit The Drifters' "Honey Love" from being loaded into jukeboxes, due to what they considered "suggestive lyrics.
The station's response was a promise that they would censor all controversial music, especially Rhythm and Blues. Congress by singer, LaVern Baker.
Lucky for Pat Boone and other crooners that this effort failed. Porter's original words were "I'd get no kick from cocaine". The cleaned up version was "Some go for perfume from Spain".
Mitch Miller, who was then the music director of Columbia Records, hosts a program on CBS TV with two psychiatrists to point out the "potentially negative effects of rock 'n' roll on teenagers".
Rock 'n' Roll fans in Cleveland, Ohio who were under 18, were banned from dancing in public, unless accompanied by an adult, after Ohio Police start enforcing a law dating back to You know, he diggin' my potatoes, crampin' on my farm.
Cardinal Stritch of the Catholic archdiocese in Chicago, prohibits all rock and roll music from their schools, fearing that "its rhythms encourage young people to behave in a hedonistic manner". Radio stations in Boston refused to play The Everly Brothers "Wake Up Little Susie" because of its supposedly suggestive lyrics which tell the tale of two teenagers who fall asleep at a drive-in movie.
Stations in other parts of the country feel differently and the song rises to 1 on the Billboard Pop and Country charts as well as the Cash Box Best Selling Record chart. After hearing reports that many U. Of callers, only 56 disapprove of Presley's sacred music. To some imaginitive folks, the finger of lead singer Rudy West appeared to be a penis and subsequent issues of the L.
Egyptian government officials announce that Rock 'n' Roll music can no longer be played in public, calling it an "imperialist plot.
Jimmy Dee and The Offbeats, most often remembered for their song "Henrietta", were banned from giving a concert at Roosevelt Stadium in Jersey city by commissioner Lawrence Whipple who said "these programs are not for the good of the community and that's why I ordered them banned.
The disc jockeys gave every rock and roll record in the station library a "farewell spin" before smashing it to pieces. The station manager, Robert Convey, called the action "a simple weeding out of undesirable music.
Despite the boycott, the song would still sell over a million copies and Link would follow it with a tune called "Jack The Ripper". Two weeks later, they give in to public demand and play the song. In spite of spotty air play, the song is still a huge hit for RCA, reaching 7 on the national record charts in August, On the other side of the Atlantic however, England's Decca Records destroyed thousands of copies of the record, claiming it was "in bad taste".
A rival record company felt differently and recorded a cover version by a singer named Ricky Valance, which went to 1 on the British chart.
Catholic school students in New York are forbidden to dance to Chubby Checker 's "The Twist", by Bishop Burke, who considers it and other dance craze songs to be "un-Christian". The rest of the country however, thought different, as "The Twist" went on to be the only record in Rock and Roll history to be a number one hit on two separate occasions.
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