Music legend and rock and roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis made his recognizable musical debut in the late 1950s when he released the wacky hit Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On. The song became a wild success, skyrocketing Lewis to immediate fame essentially holding his reign as his following song Great Balls of Fire continued in the successful footsteps as his previous hit! The fiery tune sold over 1 million copies within its first 10 days of release in the United States, making Lewis a household name!
The vintage, black and white music video for the now classic hit perfectly captures Lewis’ enthusiasm and energy, captivating viewers with his quirky gestures!
Showcasing his admirable piano skills, Lewis gives a vibrant performance while accompanied by two other men wielding a guitar and drum set!
Viewers often praise this song for its upbeat tune and wild nature, claiming that those features most often seen in the classic hits that have ceased to remain in some of today’s media.
Fortunately, this video is one that everyone can still properly enjoy! Check out Lewis’ performance below and tell us what you think!