Jeff Beck at Crystal Palace

Jeff Beck facts: Yardbirds guitarist's songs, career, wife, children and death explained

Barry White

Barry White facts: Songs, children and tragic death of soul's deep-voiced legend

Helen Shapiro through the years

Helen Shapiro facts: Songs, career, marriages, Messianic Judaism, age and retirement

The Monkees

The Monkees facts: Members, songs, break-ups, reunions, deaths of the Prefab four

Johnny Kidd

Johnny Kidd facts: Life, songs and tragic death of the 'Shakin' All Over' rock 'n' roll icon

Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury facts: Real name, childhood, solo songs, sexuality and tragic death of the Queen icon

Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix facts: Life, songs, performances and tragic death of the guitar hero

The Animals in 1964

The Animals facts: Songs, members, break-up and reunions of Eric Burdon's blues rockers

Twinkle in the 1960s

Twinkle facts: Songs, life, death and influence of the 'Terry' and 'Golden Lights' hitmaker

Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson facts: Song, TV shows, life and tragic death of teen idol and rock legend

Tommy Steele in 1960

Tommy Steele facts: Singer's age, songs, films, family and more facts revealed

Winifred Atwell in New York City

Winifred Atwell facts: The songs, life death and influence of the musical trailblazer

The Beach Boys in 1962

The Beach Boys facts: Members, break-ups, reunions and biggest songs of Brian Wilson's surf icons

Frankie Lymon fronted the Teenagers in the 1950s

Frankie Lymon facts: Life, and tragic death of The Teenagers star and 'Why Do Fools Fall in Love' teen idol

Andy Williams in concert

Andy Williams facts: The life, death, songs and films of the easy listening 'Moon River' superstar

Alvin Stardust

Alvin Stardust facts: Glam rock singer's real name, wife, children, songs and death explained

Alma Cogan

Alma Cogan facts: Life, songs, Beatles friendship and tragic death of Girl with the Giggle in Her Voice