Song and Music - ► 50s

Song titlesort descending Release date Singer - Band Singer-Band picture Album Country Musical genre Remarks Reference
A-Tisket, A-Tasket 1938 Ella Fitzgerald A-Tisket, A-Tasket USA Jazz Nineteenth century nursery rhyme, recorded by Ella Fitzgerald with the Chick Webb Orchestra 30s - 002
All I Have To Do Is Dream Apr. 1958 THE EVERLY BROTHERS All I Have To Do Is Dream USA POP song Recorded live in two takes 043
All of Me 1940 Django Reinhardt Django Reinhardt in 1954 France Jazz Jazz standard written by Gerald Marks and Seymour Simons in 1931 40s - 003
Be-Bop-A-Lula Jun. 1956 GENE VINCENT AND HIS BLUE CAPS Be-Bop-A-Lula USA ROCK song Many people thought it was Elvis Presley who was singing it when heard the first time 021
Beyond the Sea Dec. 1959 Bobby Darin That's All USA Jazz Jack Lawrence's song released in 1946 and also sung the same year by Charles Trenet ("The Sea") 50s - 045
Black and Blue 1947 Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra Black and Blue USA Jazz 006
Black Orpheus 1959 Paul Desmond USA Jazz OST of the Marcel Camus' movie Orfeu Negro 50s - 052
Blue Rondo à La Turk Dec. 1959 Dave Brubeck Quartet Time Out USA Jazz 046
Blue Skies 1958 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald in 1968 Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Song Book USA Jazz The song was composed in 1926 and integrated in the musical "Betsy " 50s - 038
Blue Suede Shoes Jan. 1956 CARL PERKINS Sun USA ROCK song It is considered one of the first rock and roll records, incorporating elements of blues, country and pop music of the time 017

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