It’s been 65 years, and this song is still awesome. Sang by a true legend. Rest In Peace Elvis
“Jailhouse Rock” is a song written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller that was performed by Elvis Presley. The song was featured in the 1957 film of the same name, which starred Presley in his third feature film role. “Jailhouse Rock” was released as a single in September 1957 and quickly became a hit, reaching #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The song’s lyrics tell the story of a young man who is thrown into jail and discovers a new style of music that he brings to the attention of the other prisoners. The song features a driving rock and roll beat and Presley’s signature vocals, and is widely regarded as one of his most iconic performances.
“Jailhouse Rock” has remained a popular and enduring song, and has been covered by many artists over the years. It is also featured in several films and television shows, and is often included on lists of the greatest rock and roll songs of all time.