Ray Edward Cochran was an American rock and roll musician. Cochran's songs, such as "Twenty Flight Rock", "Summertime Blues", "C'mon Everybody", and "Somethin' Else", captured teenage frustration and desire in the mids and early s. Ray Edward Cochran was an American rock and roll musician. Cochran's songs, such as "Twenty Flight Rock", "Summertime Blues", "C'mon Everybody". Profile: American guitarist and singer, songwriter of the rock'n'roll era. Born 3 October in Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA, died 17 April in Chippenham. Eddie Cochran, a first-generation rock-and-roll singer, guitarist, and songwriter who died at age 21 in a car crash while on tour in England. Eddie Cochran was one of the first great stars of rock & roll and an artist whose influence would far outstrip his brief career, which was cut short when he. Edward Raymond Cochran was an American musician. Cochran's rockabilly songs, such as "Twenty Flight Rock", "Summertime Blues", "C'mon Everybody". Editorial Reviews. digitally remastered collection from Eddie Cochran, one of the most important Rock 'N' Roll stars of the 20th Century. His songs and. He sang about teenage angst, wild parties, burning desire and fast cars. Eddie Cochran sang directly to the American teen over his thick guitar sound. Sign up for Deezer for free and listen to Eddie Cochran: discography, top tracks and playlists. Gretsch celebrates the legacy of rock 'n' roll and rockabilly pioneer Eddie Cochran with the G Eddie Cochran SIGNATURE Hollow Body model, based on the.