Was Billy Squier’s Career Really Destroyed by the ‘Rock Me Tonite’ Video?
In the summer of 1984, Billy Squier's career came crashing down when he released one of the worst videos ever made.
35 Years Ago: Billy Squier Releases His Debut Album, ‘The Tale of the Tape’
Billy Squier spent the late '70s watching his band Piper rise through the rock 'n' roll ranks, but after two albums with the band, he knew he needed something more, and by the end of the decade, he'd departed the group's ranks to begin his solo career.
Hear Billy Squier’s ‘My Kinda Lover’ Sampled in New Eminem Track ‘Shady XV’
Billy Squier is about to collect a fresh round of mailbox money thanks to Eminem.
Billy Squier Recalls the Label Woes That Ended His Recording Career
Billy Squier describes the fight with his label surrounding 1993's 'Tell the Truth.'
Top 10 Billy Squier-Sampled Hip-Hop Songs
Billy Squier's early-'80s heyday may have come and gone -- unceremoniously halted, he says, by an instantly dated video for 'Rock Me Tonite' in 1984 -- but that doesn't mean he's not getting paid. In fact, Squier has become one of the most sampled artists in hip-hop, thanks to a series of thunderous…