The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum will pay tribute to the legendary Cleveland DJ Bill Randle on Sunday, September 26 with free admission to the Museum and free programming. Bill Randle, a DJ and record producer, has been credited with helping to launch Elvis Presley’s career. Randle hosted Elvis’ first TV appearance on the “Dorsey Brothers Stage Show” in 1956 and put him on the radio in both New York and Ohio. Randle passed away, due to cancer, on July 9, 2004.
Source: Email / Updated: Sep 17, 2004