In 2012 his band the Blue Caps would be retroactively inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by a special committee alongside Vincent. Craddock's parents moved the family and opened a general store and sailors' tailoring shop in Norfolk. The show was also on from 8:30 to 9:30 pm over the NBC Radio network.
Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11 1935 – October 12 1971) known as Gene Vincent was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.