Popular 1950s Songs

1950S SONGS: Oh, the 1950’s. This is the decade most people of any age would love to experience, or re-experience.

For many of us today, it still conjures up an image of innocence, even in the music from the 50s. In addition to 50s songs, we think of bobby socks, saddle shoes, poodle skirts, pearl necklaces, white sunglasses, ponytails, crew cuts, pompadours, greasers, T-Birds, cruising, drive-ins, diners, hula-hoops, Barbie, Silly Putty, jukeboxes, American Bandstand, hops, doo-wop, rockabilly and so much more.

Music in the 50s introduced us to rock and roll. Although the exact start of rock and roll has long been a big debate, many universally consider the 1955 song “Rock Around The Clock” by Bill Haley And His Comets to be the first rock and roll song.

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Frankie Avalon, Tony Bennett, Chuck Berry, Pat Boone, Teresa Brewer, Johnny Cash, Nat King Cole, Perry Como, Bobby Darin, Doris Day, Fats Domino, the Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly and The Crickets, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Dean Martin, the McGuire Sisters, Ricky Nelson, Patti Page, the Platters, Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, and, especially, Elvis Presley were all wildly popular for 1950s music.

So, sit back and click below to take a little tour of the songs from the Fabulous Fifties, starting with right before the beginning of rocking around the clock, 1954!

1950s Songs:

Songs From 1954

Songs From 1955

Songs From 1956

Songs From 1957

Songs From 1958

Songs From 1959

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Why Did You Leave Me? 
I have checked website after website, including your very comprehensive site, and yet, I can't believe that one oif the most beautu-iful love ballads …

Favorite 1950s Song:
The Book
I remember my father singing it to me when I was a child.

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I've Been Searching
It really has a good beat to it. I don't know if i have the right title or not. Would like to know who sings it.

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Favorite 1950s Song: What's Your Name

My favorite 1950s songs... 
The 1950s were before my time, but I still enjoy many of the songs from that decade: Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley and His Comets. Gotta love …

Lima beans 

They say it's only fascination that we feel 
One of my absolute favourites from the 50's but can't find it anywhere now

We will have these nights to remember 
Reminds me of how my husband & I feel about each other..

1950s Song: What a Surprise 
I just heard this on XM 50's. Don't know who sang it. I had never heard it before and want some information on it.

1950s Songs:
I looked up a song by just. Morgan...
I love this kind of music! I was born in December 1958 I almost missed the 50's!! I love the ballads, they were wonderful!!

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Broken heart
There was a very romantic night with this song

Favorite 1950s Song:
No one knows
I just love the lyrics and the piano backing.

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That was the time I first and only time that I really fell in love.

Favorite 1950s Song:
Be Good To Me
I Love this song. It is so cute and his voice is wonderful.

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