Bo Diddley “Bo Diddley” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Written by on November 20, 2021

November 20, 1955: Bo Diddley made his television debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. The producers of the program asked him to perform the Tennessee Ernie Ford song “Sixteen Tons”; instead, Bo performed one of his own songs, his signature tune, “Bo Diddley.” He would never appear on the Sullivan show ever again.

Bo Diddley “Bo Diddley” on The Ed Sullivan Show



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