Rock & Roll Innovator JOE TURNER Born This Day 1911
Among his "Biggest" hits were "Corinna Corinna," "Flip Flop & Fly" and "Shake Rattle & Roll." He was one of rock & roll and R&B's pioneers. He's Big Joe Turner, and he was born this day in 1911. He was already well into his 40's when rock and roll was in its infancy. Here's the big man, performing his most famous song. Just click below.