A second version of "Rocket 88" was recorded by the then-country music group Bill Haley and the Saddlemen (who would later rename. Videos (2) · Thumbnail for Bill Haley and The Saddlemen - Tearstains on My Heart. Bill Haley and The Saddlemen - Tearstains on My Heart. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Shellac release of "Rocket 88 / Tearstains On My Heart" on Discogs. Bill Haley and the Saddlemen's version of "Rocket "88"" was recorded on 14 June in Chester, Pennsylvania by Bill Haley (guitar and vocal), Danny Cedone. Rocket 88 by Bill Haley and The Saddlemen was written by Jackie Brenston and was first recorded and released by Jackie Brenston and His Delta Cats in Goin' on the corner and-a havin' some fun, Takin' my Rocket on a long, hot run. Ooh, goin' out, Oozin' and cruisin' along. (Guitar solo.) Now that you've ridden. "Rocket 88" by Bill Haley & the Saddlemen is a cover of Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats's "Rocket 88". Listen to both songs on WhoSampled, the ultimate. "Rocket 88" (originally written as Rocket "88") is a rhythm and blues song 88" was recorded by the country music group Bill Haley and the Saddlemen at a. Rocket Bill Haley & The Saddlemen: : Digital Music. [A Ab Eb Bb Cm C] ➧ Chords for Rocket 88 - Bill Haley and the Saddlemen with song key, BPM, capo transposer, play along with guitar, piano.