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He wrote it while riding on a number red London bus on the way to Cliff's house in Cheshunt for a rehearsal.
The song is an attack on those who saw rock and roll as just a fad by asking what they hoped to replace it with. When it came to recording it, the song's producer Norrie Paramor had little faith in The Drifters who at that time did not include Hank Marvinso he brought in Ernie Shears to provide backing on lead johnny hallyday single and his electrifying riffing greatly enhanced the record.
This song was selected as the B-side to the less than inspiring "Schoolboy Crush," a cover of a Bobby Helms song.
However its success made many see Cliff Richard as the British answer to Elvis Presley and for a time he adopted a rock n' roller image. He was on his way to becoming Britain's most successful solo pop singer, still recording and having major chart success six decades later.
In December Richard re-recorded this with Brian May on guitar as part of a double A-side single along with "21st Century Christmas. The name "Cliff" was adopted as it sounded like cliff face, which suggested "Rock.
Abbey Road Studio opened in originally to record classical music. Cliff Richard recalled in the Mail on Sunday November 2, "I believe - and I've johnny hallyday single that John Lennon thought so as well - that this was the first real rock 'n' roll record made in England.
That probably means it's the first real American-sounding rock record made outside America - rock 'n' roll hadn't happened in Australia, the Far East and certainly not in Europe.
People such as Johnny Hallyday and Richard Anthony were hot on my heels. I remember standing in the corner of Studio Two in Abbey Road to record it - the one which, five years later, The Beatles and I used to fight to get.