BEST OF 1950-1959

1950 FIFTIES BEST OF 1950-1959

BEST OF 50'S

 1950
1    The Fat Man      Fats Domino
2    Please Send Me Someone To Love     Percy Mayfield
3    Teardrops From My Eyes     Ruth Brown
4    Mona Lisa     Nat "King" Cole
5    Tennessee Waltz     Patti Page
6    Long Gone Lonesome Blues     Hank Williams
7    Mardi Gras In New Orleans     Professor Longhair
8    I'm Movin' On     Hank Snow
9    Rollin' Stone     Muddy Waters
10    Double Crossing Blues     Johnny Otis (Little Esther & the Robins)
11    Moanin' The Blues     Hank Williams
12    Pink Champagne     Joe Liggins
13    Bad Bad Whiskey     Amos Milburn
14    Count Every Star     Ravens
15    Why Don't You Love Me     Hank Williams
16    Goodnight, Irene     Weavers with Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
17    Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy     Red Foley
18    Oh Babe!     Louis Prima (Keely Smith)
19    Love Don't Love Nobody     Roy Brown
20    Blue Light Boogie     Louis Jordan
21    Bon Ton Roula     Clarence Garlow
22    Bald Head     Roy Byrd (Professor Longhair)
23    Safronia B     Calvin Boze
24    Rollin' And Tumblin'     Muddy Waters
25    Blue Shadows     Lowell Fulson
26    Rag Mop     Doc Sausage & His Mad Lads
27    Stack-A-Lee     Archibald
28    Every Night About This Time     Fats Domino
29    Carnival Day     Dave Bartholomew
30    I Like My Baby's Pudding     Wynonie Harris
31    Nobody's Lonesome For Me     Hank Williams
32    I Will Wait     Four Buddies
33    Do Something For Me     Dominoes
34    Cupid's Boogie     Johnny Otis (Little Esther & Mel Walker)
35    Oh Babe!     Wynonie Harris & Lucky Millinder
36    Well Oh Well     Tiny Bradshaw
37    Hard Luck Blues     Roy Brown
38    Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere     Joe Morris (Laurie Tate)
39    I'll Never Be Free     Paul Gayten (Annie Laurie) / Dinah Washington
40    I Need You So     Ivory Joe Hunter
41    Information Blues     Roy Milton
42    Little Red Rooster     Griffin Brothers (Margie Day)
43    If You've Got The Money      Lefty Frizzell
44    Shotgun Boogie     Tennessee Ernie Ford
45    Everyday I Have The Blues     Lowell Fulson
46    Tee-Nah-Nah     Smiley Lewis
47    Why Do Things Happen To Me     Roy Hawkins
48    Cadillac Baby     Roy Brown
49    Rock Mr. Blues     Wynonie Harris
50    She Walks Right In     Professor Longhair
51    Rockin' With Red     Piano Red
52    Nevertheless     Mills Brothers
53    Mistrustin' Blues     Johnny Otis (Little Esther & Mel Walker)
54    Still In The Dark     Joe Turner
55    Louisiana Blues     Muddy Waters
56    Good Morning Judge     Wynonie Harris
57    I Don't Have To Ride No More     Ravens
58    Big Fat Mamas Are Back In Style     Bullmoose Jackson
59    Breaking Up The House     Tiny Bradshaw
60    Hey La Bas Boogie     Fats Domino
61    Ain't Gonna Do It     Dave Bartholomew
62    Chicken Blues     Dominoes
63    Raining In My Heart     Peppermint Harris
64    S.P. Blues     Ivory Joe Hunter
65    Long About Sundown     Roy Brown
66    Detroit City Blues     Fats Domino
67    I'm Going To Have Myself A Ball     Tiny Bradshaw
68    C.C. Baby     Brownie McGhee
69    Mr. Blues Is Coming To Town     Wynonie Harris
70    Deceivin' Blues     Johnny Otis (Little Esther & Mel Walker)
71    Saturday Night Boogie Woogie Man     Jimmy Liggins
72    Hot Rod Race     Tiny Hill
73    Little Bee     Fats Domino
74    Daddy's Little Girl     Mills Brothers
75    I Just Don't Like This Kind Of Livin'     Hank Williams
76    At Night     Orioles
77    Rockin' Blues     Johnny Otis (Mel Walker)
78    Sax Shack Boogie     Amos Milburn
79    Lonesome Christmas     Lowell Fulson
80    That's All Right     Jimmy Rogers
81    My Foolish Heart     Billy Eckstine
82    I Wanna Be Loved     Dinah Washington
83    Shotgun Blues     Lightnin' Hopkins
84    Sitting By The Window     Billy Eckstine with the Quartones
85    Sad Journey Blues     Floyd Dixon
86    My Baby's Gone     Charles Brown
87    Keep Your Hands On Your Heart     Billy Wright
88    It Isn't Fair     Dinah Washington
89    Let's Do It     Sticks McGhee
90    Go Back To The One You Love     T-Bone Walker
91    Turkey Hop     Johnny Otis (Robins)
92    Walkin' Blues     Amos Milburn
93    Mother Earth     Memphis Slim
94    I Love My Baby     Larry Darnell
95    Everybody's Somebody's Fool     Lionel Hampton (Little Jimmie Scott)
96    I'm So Crazy For Love     Cap-Tans
97    Is My Heart Wasting Time     Orioles
98    Million Dollar Secret     Helen Humes
99    Our Father (Which Art In Heaven)     Five Blind Boys
100    Cry, Cry Baby     Ed Wiley (Teddy Reynolds)

1951

1    Sixty Minute Man      Dominoes
2    Rocket 88     Jackie Brenston
3    Dust My Broom     Elmore James
4    Cry     Johnnie Ray
5    Too Young     Nat "King" Cole
6    Cold Cold Heart     Hank Williams / Tony Bennett / Dinah Washington
7    Glory Of Love     Five Keys
8    Three O'Clock Blues     B.B. King
9    Hey Good Lookin'     Hank Williams
10    How High The Moon     Les Paul & Mary Ford
11    It Ain't The Meat     Swallows
12    Chains Of Love     Joe Turner
13    Black Night     Charles Brown
14    I'm In The Mood     John Lee Hooker
15    I Can't Help It     Hank Williams
16    Booted     Rosco Gordon
17    Fool, Fool, Fool     Clovers
18    Don't You Know I Love You     Clovers
19    How Many More Years     Howlin' Wolf
20    Lovin' Machine     Wynonie Harris
21    The Train Kept A'Rollin'     Tiny Bradshaw
22    I Got Loaded     Peppermint Harris
23    My Baby Left Me     Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
24    Still A Fool     Muddy Waters
25    Unforgettable     Nat "King" Cole
26    Baby Please Don't Go     Orioles
27    Bloodshot Eyes     Wynonie Harris
28    Eyesight To The Blind     Sonny Boy Williamson
29    Long Distance Call     Muddy Waters
30    I Apologize     Billy Eckstine
31    The Little White Cloud That Cried     Johnnie Ray
32    Best Wishes     Roy Milton
33    Flamingo     Earl Bostic
34    Harbor Lights     Dominoes
35    T-99 Blues     Jimmy Nelson
36    Moanin' At Midnight     Howlin' Wolf
37    Tend To Your Business     James Wayne
38    Shouldn't I Know     Cardinals
39    Dear John     Hank Williams
40    Eternally     Swallows
41    My Reverie     Larks
42    Bar Room Blues     Roy Brown
43    Eyesight To The Blind     Larks
44    Where Are You (Now That I Need You)     Mello-Moods
45    Will You Be Mine     Swallows
46    I Am With You     Dominoes
47    Pretty Baby Blues     Tampa Red / Margie Day & the Griffin Brothers
48    Walking The Chalk Line     Tiny Bradshaw
49    The Deacon Moves In     Little Esther & the Dominoes
50    Smooth Sailing     Ella Fitzgerald
51    The Blacksmith Blues     Ella Mae Morse
52    On Top Of Old Smoky     Weavers
53    Let's Rock A While     Amos Milburn
54    I'll Wait For You     Ruth Brown
55    Hey Little Girl     John Godfrey Trio / Billy Wright
56    I'm Waiting Just For You     Lucky Millinder (Annisteen Allen/John Carol)
57    Rockin' Chair     Fats Domino
58    Big Town     Roy Brown
59    Little Side Car     Larks
60    I Didn't Sleep A Wink Last Night     Arthur Prysock
61    Honey Bee     Muddy Waters
62    Do It If You Wanna     Sonny Boy Williamson
63    Rocket 88     Bill Haley & the Saddlemen
64    I Know     Ruth Brown
65    Castle Rock     Johnny Hodges & Big Al Sears
66    The World Is In A Tangle     Jimmy Rogers
67    Don't Take Your Love Away From Me     Joe Morris (Laurie Tate)
68    I'm Gonna Dig Myself A Hole     Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
69    I'm A Night Owl     Lowell Fulson
70    Cherokee Boogie     Moon Mullican
71    Junco Partner     James Wayne
72    Dearest     Swallows
73    Got You On My Mind     John Greer
74    Don't You Lie To Me     Fats Domino
75    Good Rockin' Man     Roy Brown
76    Slow Poke     Pee Wee King
77    Out In The Cold Again     Dinah Washington & the Ravens
78    The Chill Is On     Joe Turner
79    Seven Long Days     Charles Brown
80    All That Wine Is Gone     Big Jay McNeely (Three Dots & a Dash)
81    Baby, We're Really In Love     Hank Williams
82    The Wrong Yo-Yo     Piano Red
83    Weepin' And Cryin'     Griffin Brothers (Tommy Brown)
84    Money Blues     Camille Howard
85    My Real Gone Rocket     Jackie Brenston
86    Stacked Deck     Billy Wright
87    It's Later Than You Think     Roy Milton
88    Jesus Gave Me Water     Soul Stirrers
89    Heart And Soul     Four Buddies
90    All Nite Long     Johnny Otis
91    Hold Me, Squeeze Me     Orioles
92    What A Fool I Was     Percy Mayfield
93    Walk That Mess     Tiny Bradshaw
94    Rockin' And Rollin'     Lil' Son Jackson
95    I Miss You So     Orioles
96    Beautician Blues     Roy Brown
97    Bee's Boogie     Smiley Lewis
98    Good Lovin'     H-Bomb Ferguson
99    Every Hour     Little Richard
100    My Summer's Gone     Four Buddies

1952

1    Lawdy Miss Clawdy      Lloyd Price
2    Jambalaya (On The Bayou)     Hank Williams
3    Have Mercy Baby     Dominoes
4    One Mint Julep     Clovers
5    Night Train     Jimmy Forrest
6    My Song     Johnny Ace
7    Goin' Home     Fats Domino
8    Moody Mood For Love     King Pleasure
9    Juke     Little Walter
10    Baby Don't Do It     5 Royales
11    5-10-15 Hours     Ruth Brown
12    I Don't Know     Willie Mabon
13    I Believe     Elmore James
14    Rock The Joint     Bill Haley with the Saddlemen
15    K.C. Lovin'     Little Willie Littlefield
16    Ting-A-Ling     Clovers
17    You Win Again     Hank Williams
18    The Bells     Dominoes
19    Dream Girl     Jesse & Marvin
20    No More Doggin'     Rosco Gordon
21    That's What You're Doing To Me     Dominoes
22    I'd Be Satisfied     Dominoes
23    I'm Gone     Shirley & Lee
24    I'll Drown In My Tears     Sonny Thompson (Lula Reed)
25    The Wild Side Of Life     Hank Thompson
26    Honky Tonk Blues     Hank Williams
27    Five Long Years     Eddie Boyd
28    She Moves Me     Muddy Waters
29    Big Ten Inch Record     Moose Jackson
30    Heavenly Father     Edna McGriff with Buddy Lucas
31    I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive     Hank Williams
32    You Know I Love You     B.B. King
33    Rocket 69     Todd Rhodes (Connie Allen)
34    Hey Miss Fannie     Clovers
35    Wheel Of Fortune     Kay Starr / Cardinals
36    It Wasn't God     Kitty Wells
37    Settin' The Woods On Fire     Hank Williams
38    Middle Of The Night     Clovers
39    Beside You     Swallows
40    Sad Hours     Little Walter
41    My Story     Chuck Willis
42    Nine Below Zero     Sonny Boy Williamson
43    High Noon     Tex Ritter
44    Sweet Sixteen     Joe Turner
45    I Played The Fool     Clovers
46    Half As Much     Hank Williams
47    Keep On Churnin'     Wynonie Harris
48    Mailman Blues     Lloyd Price
49    New Blowtop Blues     Dinah Washington
50    Walkin' My Baby Back Home     Nat "King" Cole / Johnnie Ray
51    The Bells Are Ringing     Smiley Lewis
52    Daddy Daddy     Ruth Brown
53    The Glow Worm     Mills Brothers
54    Red Sails In The Sunset     Five Keys
55    Please Mr. Sun     Johnnie Ray
56    Don't You Cry     Joe Turner
57    Gabbin' Blues     Big Maybelle
58    I'm Gonna Play The Honky Tonks     Marie Adams
59    Mary Jo     Four Blazes
60    My Ding-A-Ling     Dave Bartholomew
61    Story From My Heart And Soul     B.B. King
62    A Beggar For Your Kisses     Diamonds
63    Mean Old World     Little Walter
64    Every Beat Of My Heart     Royals
65    You Belong To Me     Orioles / Jo Stafford
66    I Only Have Eyes For You     Swallows
67    Rock Me All Night Long     Ravens
68    So Tired     Roy Milton
69    Poor Poor Me     Fats Domino
70    Can't Do Sixty No More     Du Droppers
71    Serve Another Round     Five Keys
72    How Long     Fats Domino
73    Take All Of Me     5 Royales
74    Roll Mr. Jelly     Amos Milburn
75    Oooh-Oooh-Oooh     Lloyd Price
76    Pedal Pushin' Papa     Dominoes
77    Bad News Baby     Wynonie Harris
78    Hard Times     Charles Brown
79    Kissa Me Baby     Ray Charles
80    Trouble In Mind     Dinah Washington
81    Kiss Of Fire     Billy Eckstine
82    Night And Day (I Miss You So)     Roy Milton
83    Rocking On Sunday Night     Treniers
84    Call Operator 210     Floyd Dixon / Johnny Otis (Mel Walker)
85    Courage To Love     5 Royales
86    Street Walking Woman     T-Bone Walker
87    All Night Long     Muddy Waters
88    Aged And Mellow     Little Esther
89    Gumbo Blues     Smiley Lewis
90    Soft     Tiny Bradshaw
91    Saturday Night Daddy     Little Esther & Bobby Nunn
92    The Last Of The Good Rockin' Men     Four Jacks
93    Your Daddy's Doggin' Around     Todd Rhodes (Connie Allen)
94    I'll Be Gone     Fats Domino
95    Mainliner     Little Esther
96    The Wolf Is At Your Door     Howlin' Wolf
97    Moonrise     Royals
98    You're My Inspiration     Five Crowns
99    You're Part Of Me     Four Buddies
100    It's So Peaceful     Smiley Lewis

1953

1    Money Honey     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
2    Your Cheatin' Heart     Hank Williams
3    Crying In The Chapel     Orioles
4    Gee     Crows
5    Shake A Hand     Faye Adams
6    Honey Hush     Joe Turner
7    Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean     Ruth Brown
8    Hound Dog     Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton
9    Kaw-Liga     Hank Williams
10    The Things That I Used To Do     Guitar Slim
11    Help Me Somebody     5 Royales
12    Going To The River     Fats Domino
13    The Clock     Johnny Ace
14    Please Don't Leave Me     Fats Domino
15    Crazy, Man Crazy     Bill Haley with Haley's Comets
16    Good Lovin'     Clovers
17    I Didn't Want To Do It     Spiders
18    Please Love Me     B.B. King
19    Feelin' Good     Little Junior's Blue Flames
20    Sunday Kind Of Love     Harptones
21    One Scotch. One Bourbon, One Beer     Amos Milburn
22    I'll Be True     Faye Adams
23    I'm Mad     Willie Mabon
24    Crawlin'     Clovers
25    TV Mama     Joe Turner
26    I Wanna Know     Du Droppers
27    Too Much Lovin'     5 Royales
28    You're So Fine     Little Walter
29    Woke Up This Morning     B.B. King
30    Please Hurry Home     B.B. King
31    Laundromat Blues     5 Royales
32    Mess Around     Ray Charles
33    Bear Cat     Rufus Thomas
34    Crazy, Crazy, Crazy     5 Royales
35    Rags To Riches     Tony Bennett / Dominoes
36    Don't Deceive Me     Chuck Willis
37    Blues With A Feeling     Little Walter
38    24 Hours     Eddie Boyd
39    Baby It's You     Spaniels
40    These Foolish Things     Dominoes
41    Get It     Royals
42    Mercy Mr. Percy     Varetta Dillard
43    Let Me Go Home, Whiskey     Amos Milburn
44    Baby Doll     Marvin & Johnny
45    Golden Teardrops     Flamingos
46    White Cliffs Of Dover     Checkers
47    Saving My Love For You     Johnny Ace
48    Cross My Heart     Johnny Ace
49    My Country Man     Big Maybelle
50    My Saddest Hour     Five Keys
51    Rose Mary     Fats Domino
52    You're Still My Baby     Chuck Willis
53    Soul On Fire     Lavern Baker
54    I Love You So     Crows
55    Mad Love     Muddy Waters
56    My Man's An Undertaker     Dinah Washington
57    Hittin' On Me     Buddy & Ella Johnson
58    Tell Me Pretty Baby     Lloyd Price
59    Drunk     Jimmy Liggins
60    Just Walkin' In The Rain     Prisonaires
61    You're The One     Spiders
62    Marie     Four Tunes
63    If I Can't Have You     Flamingos
64    Let's Have A Party     Amos Milburn
65    Oke-She-Moke-She-Pop     Joe Turner
66    You Can't Keep A Good Man Down     Dominoes
67    I Had A Notion     Joe Morris
68    Ain't It A Shame     Lloyd Price
69    Early In The Morning     Elmore James
70    There Stands The Glass     Webb Pierce
71    Caldonia's Party     Smiley Lewis
72    Mystery Train     Little Junior's Blue Flames
73    That's Amore     Dean Martin
74    Way Back Home     Big Maybelle
75    Daddy Rollin' Stone     Otis Blackwell
76    Mexican Joe     Jim Reeves
77    Something's Wrong     Fats Domino
78    I'm Just Your Fool     Buddy & Ella Johnson
79    Perfect Woman     Four Blazes
80    I'll Never Tell     Harptones
81    Playgirl     Smiley Lewis
82    Nadine     Coronets
83    Fractured     Bill Haley with Haley's Comets
84    Third Degree     Eddie Boyd
85    Wild Wild Young Men     Ruth Brown
86    Well, I Done Got Over It     Guitar Slim
87    You're Mine     Crickets
88    In The Mission Of St. Augustine     Orioles
89    Send For Me     Big Maybelle
90    A Thousand Stars     Rivileers
91    Till Then     Orioles
92    The Way I Feel     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
93    She Felt Too Good     Jimmy McCracklin
94    Good, Good Whiskey     Amos Milburn
95    The Deacon Don't Like It     Wynonie Harris
96    My Girl Awaits Me     Castelles
97    Big Mamou     Smiley Lewis
98    My Kind Of Woman     Emitt Slay Trio
99    T.V. is the Thing     Dinah Washington
100    Santa Baby     Eartha Kitt

1954

1    Rock Around The Clock      Bill Haley & His Comets
2    Shake, Rattle And Roll     Joe Turner / Bill Haley & His Comets
3    Earth Angel     Penguins
4    Sh-Boom     Chords
5    That's All Right     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
6    Pledging My Love     Johnny Ace
7    Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite     Spaniels
8    I've Got A Woman     Ray Charles
9    White Christmas     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
10    Work With Me Annie     Royals / Midnighters
11    Sincerely     Moonglows
12    Tweedlee Dee     Lavern Baker
13    Good Rocking Tonight     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
14    Just Make Love To Me     Muddy Waters
15    Hearts Of Stone     Charms / Jewels
16    Honey Love     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
17    Lovey Dovey     Clovers
18    Hoochie Coochie Man     Muddy Waters
19    Rock Island Line     Lonnie Donegan
20    The Wind     Diablos
21    Blue Moon Of Kentucky     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
22    Your Cash Ain't Nothing But Trash     Clovers
23    Such A Night     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
24    Annie Had A Baby     Midnighters
25    Gloria     Cadillacs
26    Cherry Pie     Marvin & Johnny
27    Oh, What A Dream     Ruth Brown
28    You'll Never Walk Alone     Roy Hamilton
29    You Upset Me Baby     B.B. King
30    Riot In Cell Block # 9     Robins
31    Ling Ting Tong     Five Keys / Charms
32    Sexy Ways     Midnighters
33    Everyday I Have The Blues     B.B. King
34    Evil Is Goin' On     Howlin' Wolf
35    Tick Tock     Marvin & Johnny
36    I'm Ready     Muddy Waters
37    Reconsider Baby     Lowell Fulson
38    You Don't Have To Go     Jimmy Reed
39    Bip Bam     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
40    Ko Ko Mo     Gene & Eunice
41    I Feel So Bad     Chuck Willis
42    It Should've Been Me     Ray Charles
43    Jockomo     Sugarboy
44    You Better Watch Yourself     Little Walter
45    Mister Sandman     Chordettes
46    Never Let Me Go     Johnny Ace
47    I'm Slippin' In     Spiders
48    Whole Lotta Lovin'     B.B. King
49    You Done Me Wrong     Fats Domino
50    Oop Shoop     Shirley Gunter & Queens
51    Well All Right     Joe Turner
52    Buick 59     Medallions
53    Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White     Perez Prado
54    Last Night     Little Walter
55    My Memories Of You     Harptones
56    Little Mama     Clovers
57    Mary Lee     Rainbows
58    Please Forgive Me     Johnny Ace
59    Don't You Know     Ray Charles
60    Poison Ivy     Willie Mabon
61    The Letter     Medallions
62    Framed     Robins
63    Mambo Baby     Ruth Brown
64    In The Jailhouse Now     Webb Pierce
65    Smoke From Your Cigarette     Mellows
66    Teach Me Tonight     Dinah Washington
67    Hey There     Rosemary Clooney
68    Dim, Dim The Lights     Bill Haley & His Comets
69    Hurts Me To My Heart     Faye Adams
70    Come Back     Ray Charles
71    Where Did You Stay     Fats Domino
72    Hey Senorita     Penguins
73    Darling Dear     Counts
74    Mama, Talk To Your Daughter     J.B. Lenore
75    I've Got My Eyes On You     Clovers
76    Little School Girl     Fats Domino
77    I Love You Madly     Charlie & Ray
78    In The Chapel In The Moonlight     Orioles
79    Lucille     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
80    Tipitina     Professor Longhair
81    I Don't Hurt Anymore     Hank Snow / Dinah Washington
82    Jam Up     Tommy Ridgely
83    Baby Let's Play House     Arthur Gunter
84    Jump Children     Flamingos
85    Bye Bye Young Men     Ruth Brown
86    Sneakin' Around     B.B. King
87    I Was Wrong     Moonglows
88    Blue Monday     Smiley Lewis
89    All Night Long     Joe Houston
90    I Don't Care if the Sun Don't Shine     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
91    Any Day Now     Buddy & Ella Johnson
92    The Bells of St. Mary's     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
93    Adios, My Desert Love     Diablos
94    God Only Knows     Capris
95    Secret Love     Moonglows
96    Space Guitar     Young John Watson
97    No Place To Go     Howlin' Wolf
98    When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer     B.B. King
99    My Lovin' Baby     El Dorados
100    Two Hearts     Charms

1955

1    Tutti-Frutti      Little Richard
2    Maybellene     Chuck Berry
3    Bo Diddley     Bo Diddley
4    Why Do Fools Fall In Love     Teenagers
5    The Great Pretender     Platters
6    Ain't It A Shame     Fats Domino
7    Folsom Prison Blues     Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two
8    Speedoo     Cadillacs
9    Story Untold     Nutmegs
10    My Babe     Little Walter
11    At My Front Door     El Dorados
12    Only You     Platters
13    Baby Let's Play House     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
14    Mystery Train     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
15    I'm A Man     Bo Diddley
16    Unchained Melody     Al Hibbler / Roy Hamilton
17    See You Later, Alligator     Bill Haley & His Comets
18    When You Dance     Turbans
19    The Wallflower     Etta James
20    Flip, Flop And Fly     Joe Turner
21    I Forgot To Remember To Forget     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
22    Manish Boy     Muddy Waters
23    Life Is But A Dream     Harptones
24    I Hear You Knocking     Smiley Lewis
25    Feel So Good     Shirley & Lee
26    What'cha Gonna Do     Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter
27    Smokey Joe's Cafe     Robins
28    Need Your Love So Bad     Little Willie John
29    A Fool For You     Ray Charles
30    All By Myself     Fats Domino
31    Close Your Eyes     Five Keys
32    Heaven And Paradise     Don Julian & the Meadowlarks
33    Blue Velvet     Clovers
34    Don't Start Me Talkin'     Sonny Boy Williamson
35    Nite Owl     Tony Allen & the Champs
36    Diddley Daddy     Bo Diddley
37    Why Don't You Write Me     Jacks / Feathers
38    All Around The World     Little Willie John
39    This Little Girl Of Mine     Ray Charles
40    Seventeen     Boyd Bennett & His Rockets
41    Who Will Be Next     Howlin' Wolf
42    Witchcraft     Spiders
43    Greenbacks     Ray Charles
44    Eddie My Love     Teen Queens
45    Lily Maebelle     Valentines
46    You Baby You     Cleftones
47    Sixteen Tons     Tennessee Ernie Ford
48    Thirty Days     Chuck Berry
49    Don't Be Angry     Nappy Brown
50    Steamboat     Drifters
51    The Door Is Still Open     Cardinals
52    Mary Lou     Young Jessie
53    Bring It To Jerome     Bo Diddley
54    Crazy For You     Heartbeats
55    Most Of All     Moonglows
56    Adorable     Drifters / Colts
57    Come Back My Love     Wrens / Cardinals
58    Morning, Noon And Night     Joe Turner
59    WPLJ     Four Deuces
60    Lonely Nights     Hearts
61    This Is My Story     Gene & Eunice
62    Memories Are Made Of This     Dean Martin
63    I Wish You Would     Billy Boy
64    April In Paris     Count Basie
65    Pretty Thing     Bo Diddley
66    Hand Clappin'     Red Prysock
67    I'll Be Forever Loving You     El Dorados
68    Later Alligator     Bobby Charles
69    Those Lonely, Lonely Nights     Earl King / Johnny "Guitar" Watson
70    Chop Chop Boom     Danderliers
71    Wee Wee Hours     Chuck Berry
72    Rock-A-Beatin' Boogie     Bill Haley & His Comets
73    Hide And Seek     Joe Turner
74    Seventh Son     Willie Mabon
75    The Verdict     Five Keys
76    Soldier Boy     Four Fellows
77    The Way You Dog Me Around     Diablos
78    Good Rockin' Daddy     Etta James
79    As Long As I'm Moving     Ruth Brown
80    Nip Sip     Clovers
81    So Doggone Lonesome     Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two
82    Rollin' Stone     Marigolds
83    Johnny Has Gone     Varetta Dillard
84    Poor Me     Fats Domino
85    Anymore     Johnny Ace
86    In My Diary     Moonglows
87    You Painted Pictures     Spaniels
88    That's Your Mistake     Charms
89    Mardi Gras Mambo     Hawkettes
90    I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone     Elvis Presley with Scotty and Bill
91    Whadaya Want     Robins
92    Hands Off     Jay McShann (Priscilla Bowman)
93    Green Eyes     Ravens
94    Hey Bartender     Floyd Dixon
95    Cry, Cry, Cry     Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two
96    The Chicken And The Hawk     Joe Turner
97    Bop-Ting-A-Ling     LaVern Baker
98    It's Love Baby (24 Hours A Day)     Louis Brooks & Hi-Toppers / Midnighters / Ruth Brown
99    The House Of Blue Lights     Chuck Miller
100    Everyday     Count Basie (Joe Williams)

1956

1    Hound Dog      Elvis Presley
2    Long Tall Sally     Little Richard
3    Blue Suede Shoes     Carl Perkins / Elvis Presley
4    Don't Be Cruel     Elvis Presley
5    Be-Bop-A-Lula     Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps
6    Roll Over Beethoven     Chuck Berry
7    In The Still Of The Nite     Five Satins
8    Blueberry Hill     Fats Domino
9    Please, Please, Please     James Brown & the Famous Flames
10    I Walk The Line     Johnny Cash & the Tennessee Two
11    Fever     Little Willie John
12    The Train Kept-A-Rollin     Johnny Burnette Trio
13    Come Go With Me     Del-Vikings
14    Let The Good Times Roll     Shirley & Lee
15    Heartbreak Hotel     Elvis Presley
16    Rip It Up     Little Richard
17    Honky Tonk     Bill Doggett
18    Blue Monday     Fats Domino
19    Jim Dandy     Lavern Baker
20    Oh What A Nite     Dells
21    My Prayer     Platters
22    Who Do You Love     Bo Diddley
23    Brown-Eyed Handsome Man     Chuck Berry
24    Ready Teddy     Little Richard
25    Honey Don't     Carl Perkins
26    I'm In Love Again     Fats Domino
27    Little Girl Of Mine     Cleftones
28    A Thousand Miles Away     Heartbeats
29    I've Got You Under My Skin     Frank Sinatra
30    Tear It Up     Johnny Burnette Trio
31    Drown In My Own Tears     Ray Charles
32    I Put A Spell On You     Screamin' Jay Hawkins
33    Love Is Strange     Mickey & Sylvia
34    Goodnight My Love     Jesse Belvin
35    Day-O (Banana Boat Song)     Harry Belafonte
36    Stranded In The Jungle     Cadets
37    Slippin' And Slidin'     Little Richard
38    I Promise To Remember     Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
39    One Hand Loose     Charlie Feathers
40    Race With The Devil     Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps
41    Boppin' The Blues     Carl Perkins
42    My Baby Left Me     Elvis Presley
43    Smokestack Lightnin'     Howlin' Wolf
44    My Blue Heaven     Fats Domino
45    Ooby Dooby     Roy Orbison
46    Without Love (There Is Nothing)     Clyde McPhatter
47    The Girl Can't Help It     Little Richard
48    Honey Hush     Johnny Burnette Trio
49    Singing The Blues     Guy Mitchell
50    Woman Love     Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps
51    Too Much Monkey Business     Chuck Berry
52    Corrine, Corrina     Joe Turner
53    All Mama's Children     Carl Perkins
54    Ain't Got No Home     Clarence "Frogman" Henry
55    Diddy Wah Diddy     Bo Diddley
56    Hallelujah I Love Her So     Ray Charles
57    I Want You, I Need You, I Love You     Elvis Presley
58    It's Too Late     Chuck Willis
59    The Closer You Are     Channels
60    You Gave Me Peace Of Mind     Spaniels
61    Treasure Of Love     Clyde McPhatter
62    The ABC's Of Love     Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
63    Since I Met You Baby     Ivory Joe Hunter
64    Bluejean Bop     Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps
65    Devil Or Angel     Clovers
66    Get Rhythm     Johnny Cash & the Tennessee Two
67    One Night     Smiley Lewis
68    Party Doll     Buddy Knox
69    Ruby Baby     Drifters
70    You Can't Catch Me     Chuck Berry
71    Rock And Roll Ruby     Warren Smith
72    Crazy Arms     Ray Price / Jerry Lee Lewis
73    Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind     Five Keys
74    Trying To Get To You     Elvis Presley
75    Up On The Mountain     Magnificents
76    You've Got Me Dizzy     Jimmy Reed
77    Church Bells May Ring     Willows
78    (You've Got) The Magic Touch     Platters
79    Candy     Big Maybelle
80    Your Promise To Be Mine     Drifters
81    Love Me     Elvis Presley
82    I'll Be Home     Flamingos
83    Share     Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
84    Rubber Biscuit     Chips
85    The Woo Woo Train     Valentines
86    Ubangi Stomp     Warren Smith
87    I Ain't Got You     Billy Boy
88    The Angels Sang     Solitaires
89    Please Say You Want Me     Schoolboys
90    Jump, Jive An' Wail     Louis Prima
91    Bottle To The Baby     Charlie Feathers
92    You Ain't Treatin' Me Right     Mac Curtis
93    I Want You To Be My Girl     Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
94    Forty Days And Forty Nights     Muddy Waters
95    Dixie Fried     Carl Perkins
96    Bacon Fat     Andre Williams
97    Just A Gigalo-I Ain't Got Nobody     Louis Prima
98    Young Love     Sonny James
99    Love Me Tender     Elvis Presley
100    The Way You Look Tonight     Jaguars

1957

1    Jailhouse Rock      Elvis Presley
2    Whole Lot of Shakin' Going On     Jerry Lee Lewis
3    That'll Be The Day     Crickets
4    Bye Bye Love     Everly Brothers
5    Great Balls Of Fire     Jerry Lee Lewis
6    School Day     Chuck Berry
7    Rock And Roll Music     Chuck Berry
8    Peggy Sue     Buddy Holly
9    Lucille     Little Richard
10    Rocking Pneumonia     Huey "Piano" Smith & the Clowns
11    All Shook Up     Elvis Presley
12    Searchin'     Coasters
13    You Send Me     Sam Cooke
14    Wake Up Little Susie     Everly Brothers
15    Susie Q     Dale Hawkins
16    I'm Walkin'     Fats Domino
17    Keep A 'Knockin'     Little Richard
18    Matchbox     Carl Perkins
19    C.C. Rider     Chuck Willis
20    Send Me Some Lovin'     Little Richard
21    At The Hop     Danny & the Juniors
22    Little Darlin'     Diamonds
23    Oh Boy!     Crickets
24    Get A Job     Silhouettes
25    Book Of Love     Monotones
26    Maybe Baby     Crickets
27    Young Blood     Coasters
28    Chances Are     Johnny Mathis
29    Little Bitty Pretty One     Thurston Harris
30    Not Fade Away     Crickets
31    Walking After Midnight     Patsy Cline
32    I'm A King Bee     Slim Harpo
33    Got My Mojo Working     Muddy Waters
34    Jingle Bell Rock     Bobby Helms
35    Too Much     Elvis Presley
36    Diana     Paul Anka
37    Silhouettes     Rays
38    Reet Petite     Jackie Wilson
39    Don't Let Go     Roy Hamilton
40    Short Fat Fannie     Larry Williams
41    Hey Bo Diddley     Bo Diddley
42    Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby     Carl Perkins
43    Red Hot     Billy Riley
44    Twenty Flight Rock     Eddie Cochran
45    It's Not For Me To Say     Johnny Mathis
46    Could This Be Magic     Dubs
47    Teddy Bear     Elvis Presley
48    Just Because     Lloyd Price
49    Farther Up The Road     Bobby "Blue" Bland
50    It Hurts Me Too     Elmore James
51    Treat Me Nice     Elvis Presley
52    Long Lonely Nights     Lee Andrews & the Hearts
53    Maybe     Chantels
54    Honeycomb     Jimmie Rodgers
55    Whispering Bells     Del-Vikings
56    Teardrops     Lee Andrews & the Hearts
57    Tonite, Tonite     Mello-Kings
58    Lotta Lovin'     Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps
59    Mr. Lee     Bobbettes
60    Over The Mountain; Across The Sea     Johnnie & Joe
61    We Belong Together     Robert & Johnny
62    Happy Happy Birthday Baby     Tuneweavers
63    Black Slacks     Joe Bennett & the Sparkletones
64    Bony Moronie     Larry Williams
65    Don't     Elvis Presley
66    To The Aisle     Five Satins
67    A White Sport Coat     Marty Robbins
68    Stardust     Billy Ward & the Dominoes
69    Baby I Don't Care     Elvis Presley
70    Mona     Bo Diddley
71    Everyday     Buddy Holly
72    Buzz, Buzz, Buzz     Hollywood Flames
73    Got A Lot O'Livin' To Do     Elvis Presley
74    Be-Bop Baby     Ricky Nelson
75    Deserie     Charts
76    Florence     Paragons
77    Flying Saucer Rock And Roll     Billy Riley
78    Stood Up     Ricky Nelson
79    Blue Christmas     Elvis Presley
80    Swanee River Rock     Ray Charles
81    Been So Long     Pastels
82    Don't Ask Me (To Be Lonely)     Dubs
83    Goody Goody     Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
84    Jenny, Jenny     Little Richard
85    Honest I Do     Jimmy Reed
86    Before You Accuse Me     Bo Diddley
87    Walkin' With Mr. Lee     Lee Allen
88    Raunchy     Bill Justis / Ernie Freeman
89    Miss Ann     Little Richard
90    Peanuts     Little Joe & the Thrillers
91    Words Of Love     Buddy Holly
92    Baby Oh Baby     Shells
93    Send For Me     Nat "King" Cole
94    Think     5 Royales
95    The Stroll     Diamonds
96    Can I Come Over Tonight     Velours
97    Who's Sorry Now     Connie Francis
98    My Special Angel     Bobby Helms
99    Louie Louie     Richard Berry & the Pharaohs
100    Jail Bait     Andre Williams

1958

1    Johnny B. Goode      Chuck Berry
2    Summertime Blues     Eddie Cochran
3    Good Golly Miss Molly     Little Richard
4    For Your Precious Love     Jerry Butler & the Impressions
5    Sweet Little Sixteen     Chuck Berry
6    Yakety Yak     Coasters
7    La Bamba     Ritchie Valens
8    Since I Don't Have You     Skyliners
9    Rumble     Link Wray
10    Lonely Teardrops     Jackie Wilson
11    Hang Up My Rock And Roll Shoes     Chuck Willis
12    Sea Cruise     Frankie Ford
13    Rave On     Buddy Holly
14    All I Have To Do Is Dream     Everly Brothers
15    Rock-in Robin     Bobby Day
16    Reelin And Rocking     Chuck Berry
17    Rebel Rouser     Duane Eddy
18    Chantilly Lace     Big Bopper
19    C'mon Everybody     Eddie Cochran
20    Do You Want To Dance     Bobby Freeman
21    Willie And The Hand Jive     Johnny Otis Show
22    Breathless     Jerry Lee Lewis
23    Stagger Lee     Lloyd Price
24    Tequila     Champs
25    It's Only Make Believe     Conway Twitty
26    Tears On My Pillow     Little Anthony & the Imperials
27    Dizzy Miss Lizzy     Larry Williams
28    Around And Around     Chuck Berry
29    Don't You Just Know It     Huey "Piano" Smith & the Clowns
30    One Night     Elvis Presley
31    Carol     Chuck Berry
32    What Am I Living For     Chuck Willis
33    Sixteen Candles     Crests
34    Smoke Gets In Your Eyes     Platters
35    Bird Dog     Everly Brothers
36    Splish Splash     Bobby Darin
37    I Wonder Why     Dion & the Belmonts
38    Rock And Roll Is Here To Stay     Danny & the Juniors
39    Whole Lotta Loving     Fats Domino
40    (Night Time Is) The Right Time     Ray Charles
41    Come On Let's Go     Ritchie Valens
42    Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree     Brenda Lee
43    Run Rudolph Run     Chuck Berry
44    Donna     Ritchie Valens
45    Little Star     Elegants
46    High School Confidential     Jerry Lee Lewis
47    It's All In The Game     Tommy Edwards
48    Twilight Time     Platters
49    Ten Commandments Of Love     Moonglows
50    It's So Easy     Crickets
51    Rama Lama Ding Dong     Edsels
52    A Lover's Question     Clyde McPhatter
53    Believe What You Say     Ricky Nelson
54    One Summer Night     Danleers
55    Drip Drop     Drifters
56    Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)     Domenico Modugno
57    Poor Little Fool     Ricky Nelson
58    Slow Down     Larry Williams
59    Queen Of The Hop     Bobby Darin
60    Over And Over     Bobby Day
61    Hard Headed Woman     Elvis Presley
62    There's A Moon Out Tonight     Capris
63    I Met Him On A Sunday     Shirelles
64    To Know Him Is To Love Him     Teddy Bears
65    Lovers Never Say Goodbye     Flamingos
66    Jennie Lee     Jan & Arnie
67    The Walk     Jimmy McCracklin
68    Let's Have A Party     Wanda Jackson
69    Trouble     Elvis Presley
70    Well...All Right     Buddy Holly
71    You Cheated     Shields
72    So Fine     Fiestas
73    Western Movies     Olympics
74    The Twist     Hank Ballard & the Midnighters
75    It's Just A Matter Of Time     Brook Benton
76    Devoted To You     Everly Brothers
77    Talk To Me, Talk To Me     Little Willie John
78    I'm So Young     Students
79    Try Me     James Brown & the Famous Flames
80    One For My Baby     Frank Sinatra
81    My True Love     Jack Scott
82    To Be Loved     Jackie Wilson
83    Lonesome Town     Ricky Nelson
84    Ooh! My Soul     Little Richard
85    Lollipop     Chordettes
86    High Blood Pressure     Huey "Piano" Smith & the Clowns
87    Sweet Home Chicago     Little Junior Parker
88    I Cried A Tear     Lavern Baker
89    Stormy Weather     Spaniels
90    The Way I Walk     Jack Scott
91    Wear My Ring Around Your Neck     Elvis Presley
92    I'm Gonna Love You Too     Buddy Holly
93    Fever     Peggy Lee
94    Tom Dooley     Kingston Trio
95    For Your Love     Ed Townsend
96    I Love You So     Chantels
97    That Old Black Magic     Louis Prima & Keely Smith
98    Summertime, Summertime     Jamies
99    Goodbye Baby     Jack Scott
100    Every Night (I Pray)     Chantels

1959

1    What'd I Say      Ray Charles
2    I Only Have Eyes For You     Flamingos
3    Mack The Knife     Bobby Darin
4    There Goes My Baby     Drifters
5    Shout     Isley Brothers
6    Kansas City     Wilbert Harrison
7    Poison Ivy     Coasters
8    Money     Barrett Strong
9    Love Potion No. 9     Clovers
10    You're So Fine     Falcons
11    Handy Man     Jimmy Jones
12    Sea Of Love     Phil Phillips with the Twilights
13    Baby What You Want Me To Do     Jimmy Reed
14    A Teenager In Love     Dion & the Belmonts
15    I'm Ready     Fats Domino
16    Charlie Brown     Coasters
17    Back In The U.S.A.     Chuck Berry
18    Come Softly To Me     Fleetwoods
19    Beyond The Sea     Bobby Darin
20    Dedicated To The One I Love     Shirelles
21    Dream Lover     Bobby Darin
22    It's Late     Ricky Nelson
23    Sleep Walk     Santo & Johnny
24    Sweet Nothin's     Brenda Lee
25    Fannie Mae     Buster Brown
26    Hey Little Girl     Dee Clark
27    Harlem Nocturne     Viscounts
28    A Big Hunk O' Love     Elvis Presley
29    Somethin' Else     Eddie Cochran
30    Little Queenie     Chuck Berry
31    You Got What It Takes     Marv Johnson
32    That's Why (I Love You So)     Jackie Wilson
33    Forty Miles Of Bad Road     Duane Eddy
34    ('Til) I Kissed You     Everly Brothers
35    Along Came Jones     Coasters
36    Memphis, Tennessee     Chuck Berry
37    Mr. Blue     Fleetwoods
38    Road Runner     Bo Diddley
39    A Fool Such As I     Elvis Presley
40    I Want To Walk You Home     Fats Domino
41    Mary Lou     Ronnie Hawkins
42    What A Difference A Day Makes     Dinah Washington
43    Kansas City     Little Richard
44    Let The Good Times Roll     Ray Charles
45    Rooster Blues     Lightnin' Slim
46    Only Sixteen     Sam Cooke
47    The Battle Of New Orleans     Johnny Horton
48    Linda Lu     Ray Sharpe
49    Tallahassee Lassie     Freddy Cannon
50    (Sorry) I Ran All The Way Home     Impalas
51    It Doesn't Matter Anymore     Buddy Holly
52    Let It Be Me     Everly Brothers
53    Love You So     Ron Holden
54    Running Bear     Johnny Preston
55    This I Swear     Skyliners
56    Personality     Lloyd Price
57    I'll Be Satisfied     Jackie Wilson
58    That Is Rock And Roll     Coasters
59    Red River Rock     Johnny & the Hurricanes
60    Be My Guest     Fats Domino
61    El Paso     Marty Robbins
62    Guitar Boogie Shuffle     Virtues
63    I'm Gonna Be A Wheel Someday     Fats Domino
64    Say Man     Bo Diddley
65    What In The World's Come Over You     Jack Scott
66    Woo-Hoo     Rock-A-Teens
67    Almost Grown     Chuck Berry
68    Dance With Me     Drifters
69    Shimmy, Shimmy, Ko-Ko-Bop     Little Anthony & Imperials
70    Teen Beat     Sandy Nelson
71    Hushabye     Mystics
72    Baby Talk     Jan & Dean
73    Broken-Hearted Melody     Sarah Vaughan
74    Where Or When     Dion & the Belmonts
75    Bad Girl     Miracles
76    Hully Gully     Olympics
77    Forty Days     Ronnie Hawkins
78    Mountain Of Love     Harold Dorman
79    The Angels Listened In     Crests
80    Way Down Yonder In New Orleans     Freddy Cannon
81    Lavender Blue     Sammy Turner
82    Babalu's Wedding Day     Eternals
83    Don't Mess With My Man     Irma Thomas
84    (Do The) Mashed Potatoes     Nat Kendrick & the Swans
85    Take Out Some Insurance     Jimmy Reed
86    We Got Love     Bobby Rydell
87    Put Your Head On My Shoulder     Paul Anka
88    The Happy Organ     Dave "Baby" Cortez
89    Peggy Sue Got Married     Buddy Holly
90    Lipstick On Your Collar     Connie Francis
91    Never Be Anyone Else But You     Ricky Nelson
92    Lonely Boy     Paul Anka
93    Lonely Blue Boy     Conway Twitty
94    I Need Your Love Tonight     Elvis Presley
95    I'm Gonna Get Married     Lloyd Price
96    Teen Angel     Mark Dinning
97    Bad Boy     Larry Williams
98    Venus     Frankie Avalon
99    Kissin' Time     Bobby Rydell
100    Rockin' Little Angel     Ray Smith