Chanteur Rockabilly US né le 3 février 1933 à Essington (Pennsylvanie). Ray Coleman a débuté au milieu des années quarante et se passionne pour Bill Haley à partir de 1954. Remarqué par Rex Zario, il enregistre en 1957 sur Arcade (57), Saliano (58) et Skyrockets Records( 59). Attiré par la musique de Bill, Ray, accompagné de ses "Skyrockets", fait alors du Rockabilly avec fiddle chez Arcade Records. Ray Coleman était devenu un chanteur Country très attachant. Il est mort en 1985 à l'âge de 57 ans.

US Rockabilly singer born on February 3, 1933 in Essington (Pennsylvania). Ray Coleman began in the medium from the Forties and impassions itself for Bill Haley since 1954. Noticed by Rex Zario, it records in 1957 on Arcade (57), Saliano (58) and Skyrockets Records(59). Attracted by the music of Bill, Ray, accompanied by his " Skyrockets ", makes then of Rockabilly with fiddle at Arcade Records. Ray Coleman had become a Country singer very attaching. He died in 1985 at the 57 years age.

Talents : Singer, Guitar

Style musical : Rockabilly, Rock 'n' Roll

JUKEBOX ROCK AND ROLL (1957)

ROCK CHICKEN ROCK (1957)

MY ROCK AND ROLL BABY (1958)

TOODLE-OO-BAMBOO (1959)

EVERYBODY'S ROCKIN' TONIGHT (19??) (unissued)

I'M ROCKIN' (19??) (unissued)

Years in activity :

1910 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 2000

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles

06/1957 SP ARCADE AR-147 (US) Ray COLEMAN & His SKYROCKETS - Jukebox Rock And Roll / Rock Chicken Rock
11/1958 SP SALIANO SR 111 (US) My Rock And Roll Baby / I Love You
03/1959 SP SKYROCKET 1002 (US) Ray COLEMAN & His SKYROCKETS - Toodle-Oo-Bambo / Fools Don't Care


Unissue Tracks

19?? Unissued track - (Arcade CD 1003-1 (#11) / Collector CD 4460 (#1) / Roller Coaster LP 2001 (#13)) Everybody's Rockin' Tonight
19?? Unissued track - (Arcade CD 1003-1 (#21) / Collector CD 4460 (#30)) I'm Rockin' [take 1]
19?? Unissued track - (Arcade CD 1003-1 (#27)) I'm Rockin' [take 2]
19?? Unissued track - (Arcade CD 1003-1 (#16) / Collector CD 4460 (#3) / Roller Coaster LP 2004 (#2) / Roller Coaster LP 2004 (#16)) Rock With Me Baby

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