Groundbreaking for the Bridge was on October 21, 1927. Construction soon began with an estimated cost of $75,000,000. It was dedicated on October 24, 1931, and opened to traffic the following day.The bridge was the world’s longest suspension bridge at the time. It was initially named the “Hudson River Bridge”.
"Jailhouse Rock" was released on September 24, 1957, to coincide with the release of Presley’s motion picture, Jailhouse Rock. The song is #67 on Rolling Stone’s list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. It was also named one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.
Elvis Presley – The Jailhouse Rock Sessions – April 30, 1957