Boogie Woogie was and is an important popular music; many modern music historians talk of the longevity of Rap and Hip-Hop over the last quarter of a century, well, Boogie Woogie easily matched that. ...
All the biggest hits of 1950 on this 2CD set
ANTON KARAS - The Harry Lime Theme
AL MORGAN - Jealous Heart
AL JOLSON - I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover
All the biggest hits of 1951 on this 2CD set
PHIL HARRIS - The Thing
DANNY KAYE & THE ANDREWS SISTERS - Orange Coloured Sky
LES PAUL - Little Rock Getaway
All the biggest hits of 1952 on this 2CD set
NAT KING COLE - Unforgettable
DEL WOOD - Down Yonder
FRANKIE LAINE - Jealousy
LES PAUL & MARY FORD - In The Good ...
All the biggest hits of 1953 on this 2CD set
EDDIE FISHER - Outside Of Heaven
TONY BRENT - Walkin' To Missouri
NAT KING COLE - Faith Can Move Mountains
THE MI ...
All the biggest hits of 1954 on this 2CD set
DAVID WHITFIELD - Rags To Riches
FRANKIE LAINE - Blowin' Wild
GUY MITCHELL - Cloud Lucky Seven
RAY ANTHONY - Drag ...
All the biggest hits of 1955 on this 2CD set
DICKIE VALENTINE - Finger Of Suspicion
ROSEMARY CLOONEY & THE MELLOMEN - Mambo Italiano
BILL HALEY & THE COMETS - Shak ...
All the biggest hits of 1956 on this 2CD set
BILL HALEY - Rock A Beatin' Boogie
ALMA COGAN - Never Do A Tango With An Eskimo
PETULA CLARK - Suddenly There's A Vall ...
All the biggest hits of 1957 on this 2CD set
TOMMY STEELE - Singing The Blues
BING CROSBY & GRACE KELLY - True Love
PAT BOONE - Friendly Persuasion
FATS DOMIN ...
All the biggest hits of 1958 on this 2CD set
JERRY LEE LEWIS - Great Balls Of Fire
FRANK SINATRA - Chicago
THE CRICKETS - Oh Boy
BUDDY HOLLY - Peggy Sue
All the biggest hits of 1959 on this 2CD set
THE KINGSTON TRIO - Tom Dooley
TOMMY DORSEY - Tea For Two Cha Cha
JANE MORGAN - The Day The Rains Came
THE TEDDY ...
50 Top 5 Hits Iincluding a massive 17 #1's. The start of the 1960s was an exciting time in pop music. Some of the best loved songs by the biggest stars of the era are featured here highlighting some o ...
Jack Good’s Six-Five Special versus Jack Good’s Oh Boy! During the 1950s a ‘Toddlers’ Truce’ operated on television between 6-7pm in the UK, during which TV companies ceased transmissions. This ended ...
36 tracks from the ultra rare 953 Brunswick 84000 series of Rhythm and Blues releases, most of which are making their CD debut with this compilation. Brunswick was one of the oldest record labels in A ...
MGM, the film company, was famous for hitting the big time with Hank Williams when it launched its record label. Like most American labels in the 50s they fielded music in every popular genre. Althoug ...
The post war boom in Rhythm & Blues was fuelled partly by the enormous number of rural African Americans who migrated to the big cities like New York, Los Angeles, Detroit and Chicago to work in the i ...