host, disk jockey, emcee, writer, producer, movie star, singer, and author Clay Cole passed away at his North Carolina home
on December 18, 2010. R.I.P. Clay.
scroll down for some info on how YOU can help get Clay inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Although this honor
may now be bestowed posthumously, it is well deserved and we know that Clay will be watching from Rock and Roll Heaven and
smiling. Please sign the petition to get him inducted.
sign the PETITION to get CLAY COLE inducted into the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME!
We would like to petition
the induction of legendary TV, stage and film personality
Clay Cole into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame in the "Non-Performer" category.
Frankie Valli stated it well when he was quoted on the back cover of Clay's immensely popular new book
"Sh-Boom! The Explosion Of Rock 'N' Roll 1953-1968," which chronicles those memorable years:
in the day, EVERYBODY in New York watched Clay Cole."
Renowned New York Daily News
journalist David Hinckley put it this way:
COLE SHOW was one of television's greatest rock 'n' roll shows. Clay had the whole music industry to draw on, and watch him.
Clay Cole imprinted a powerful image onto the memory of a few million teenagers."...
To read the rest and sign the
Bobby Rydell - With many hit records under his belt, including "Wild One," "Forget Him," "Kissin'
Time," and his signature "Volare," the former Robert Ridarelli surely deserves to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall
of Fame! Please sign the petition to get him in there.
Clay Cole - This TV host and stage/film personality deserves a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall
of Fame, in the non-performer category, for all of his efforts in promoting the great music of the 60s back in the 60s!
The Monkees - Let's get 'em into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!
Neil Sedaka - Please sign the petition to get Neil
inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!
Blast From the Past - Let's see and hear more of the oldies
artists! Sign the petition and help spread the word to the powers that be at radio and television stations across the
The Cowsills - For induction into the Rock and Roll
Hall of Fame