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The Oldies Songs of 1958

 
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TOP ALBUMS 1958

1.South Pacific - Soundtrack
2.The Music Man - Original Cast
3.Gigi - Soundtrack
4.Sing Along With Mitch - Mitch Miller
5.Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 - Van Cliburn

South Pacific
South Pacific
(1958 Film Soundtrack) [ORIGINAL RECORDING REMASTERED]
Mitch Miller
Mitch Miller
Sing-Along with Mitch
Got a quarter?

Got any change? Let's play some tunes while we sit here in the diner and wait on our burgers. So, who are you taking to the hop on Saturday? Whatayameaaan you can't dance. I can teach you the all the dance sensations. 'Cuz I dig it, Daddy-O. Then we can move it and groove it At The Hop. But, meanwhile, put a quarter in the machine, will ya?

Listed chronologically below are among the most popular and best remembered songs of 1958.

The Number One song of 1958 was Tommy Edwards' tune It's All in the Game. This song was originally written in 1912 as an instrumental by Charles Gates Dawes, who would one day become Vice President of the United States under Calvin Coolidge.





[Star] Indicates that the artist has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
[1958]

SONG

ARTIST

PEAK WEEK

ROCK HALL

BUY

At the Hop Danny and the Juniors 1/06   BUY
Great Balls of Fire Jerry Lee Lewis 1/06 [Star] BUY
All the Way Frank Sinatra 1/06   BUY
Stood Up Ricky Nelson 1/13 [Star] BUY
Don't Elvis Presley 2/10 [Star] BUY
Short Shorts Royal Teens 2/10    
Sugartime The McGuire Sisters 2/17   BUY
Get a Job The Silhouettes 2/24   BUY
26 Miles (Santa Catalina) The Four Preps 3/10   BUY
A Wonderful Time Up There Pat Boone 3/10   BUY
Tequila The Champs 3/17   BUY
Sweet Little Sixteen Chuck Berry 3/17 [Star] BUY
Catch a Falling Star Perry Como 3/24   BUY
Are You Sincere Andy Williams 3/24   BUY
Lollipop The Chordettes 3/31   BUY
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands Laurie London 4/14   BUY
Twilight Time Platters 4/24 [Star] BUY
Witch Doctor David Seville 4/28   BUY
Wear My Ring Around Your Neck Elvis Presley 4/28 [Star] BUY
All I Have to Do is Dream The Everly Brothers 5/12 [Star] BUY
Purple People Eater Sheb Wooley 6/09   BUY
Big Man The Four Preps 6/09   BUY
Secretly Jimmie Rodgers 6/16 [Star] BUY
Hard Headed Woman Elvis Presley 7/21 [Star] BUY
Yakety Yak Coasters 7/21 [Star] BUY
Patricia Perez Prado 7/28   BUY
Poor Little Fool Ricky Nelson 8/04 [Star] BUY
Splish Splash Bobby Darin 8/04 [Star] BUY
Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Blu) Dominico Modugno 8/18   BUY
My True Love Jack Scott 8/18   BUY
Little Star The Elegants 8/25   BUY
Bird Dog The Everly Brothers 8/25 [Star] BUY
It's All in the Game Tommy Edwards 9/29   BUY
Rockin Robin Bobby Day 10/13   BUY
Topsy II Cozy Cole 10/20    
It's Only Make Believe Conway Twitty 11/10   BUY
Tom Dooley The Kingston Trio 11/17   BUY
To Know Him Is To Love him Teddy Bears 12/01    
Problems The Everly Brothers 12/15 [Star] BUY
The Chipmunk Song The Chipmunks/David Seville 12/22   BUY
[PURPLE PEOPLE EATER]
It was a one-eyed one-horned flying Purple People Eater...

Although these songs may not have stayed atop the charts as long as the previous group, they have endured. I know you'll also remember...
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Bobby Darin
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Everly Brothers
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Peggy Lee
Peggy Lee
The Best of
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Ritchie Valens
Ritchie Valens
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Connie Francis
Connie Francis
20th Century Masters
The Millennium Collection:
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[ORIGINAL RECORDING REMASTERED]



[1958]

SONG

ARTIST

ROCK HALL

BUY

The Stroll The Diamonds [Star] BUY
Don't/I Beg You Elvis Presley [Star] BUY
Born Too Late Poni-Tails   BUY
Johnny B. Goode Chuck Berry [Star] BUY
Rebel Rouser Duane Eddy [Star] BUY
Chantilly Lace J.P. Richardson
(The Big Bopper)
  BUY
Book of Love The Monotones   BUY
Summertime Blues Eddie Cochran [Star] BUY
Breathless Jerry Lee Lewis [Star] BUY
Good Golly Miss Molly Little Richard [Star] BUY
La Bamba Ritchie Valens [Star] BUY
Fever Peggy Lee   BUY
Do You Wanna Dance? Bobby Freeman   BUY
Maybe Chantels   BUY
The Stroll The Diamonds   BUY
Who's Sorry Now? Connie Francis   BUY
Tears on My Pillow Little Anthony and
The Imperials
  BUY
Oh Boy Buddy Holly and the Crickets [Star] BUY
Maybe Baby Buddy Holly and the Crickets [Star] BUY
Rave On Buddy Holly and the Crickets [Star] BUY
Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Helms    
Dede Dinah Frankie Avalon   BUY
Lonesome Town Ricky Nelson [Star] BUY
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The Diamonds
The Diamonds
The Best of the Diamonds:
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Buddy Holly
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