Song and Music - 50s and earlier (2)

Song title Release datesort descending Singer - Band Singer-Band picture Album Country Musical genre Remarks
Summertime Blues Jun. 1958 EDDIE COCHRAN The Eddie Cochran Memorial Album USA Rock and roll 50s
I'm a Fool to Want You Jun. 1958 Billie Holiday Lady in Satin U.S. Jazz song Written by Frank Sinatra, Jack Wolf and Joel Herron in 1951
Summertime Aug. 1958 Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong Louis Amstrong in 1953 Porgy and Bess USA Jazz Music written in 1935 by George Gershwin
C'mon Everybody Oct. 1958 EDDIE COCHRAN The Eddie Cochran Memorial Album U.S. Rock and roll
Cry Me a River 1959 Dinah Washington What a Diff'rence a Day Makes! USA Jazz Written in 1953 by Alexander Hamilton. Julie London sang it for the first time in 1955
Oh! Carol 1959 NEIL SEDAKA Neil Sedaka Sings Little Devil and His Other Hits USA POP song To find out who is Carol, listen to the song "You've got a Friend" by James Taylor ...
You Were Mine 1959 THE FIREFLIES You Were Mine U.S. Doo-Wop
What a Diff'rence a Day Makes 1959 DINAH WASHINGTON What a Diff'rence a Day Makes! U.S. Jazz Music written in 1934 in Spanish by María Grever
Black Orpheus 1959 Paul Desmond U.S. Jazz OST of the Marcel Camus' movie "Orfeu Negro "
Enchanted Sea 1959 THE ISLANDERS The Enchanted Sound of The Islanders U.S. Instrumental music
What'd I Say Jul. 1959 RAY CHARLES Ray Charles in 2003 (Montreal) What'd I Say USA Jazz, R&B, Soul
Ne me quitte pas Nov. 1959 JACQUES BREL La Valse à mille temps France Various music Written after the separation of Jacques Brel and his mistress
Blue Rondo à La Turk Dec. 1959 Dave Brubeck Quartet Time Out U.S. Jazz
Take Five Dec. 1959 Dave Brubeck Quartet Dave Brubeck in 1954 Time Out USA Jazz Music composed by saxophonist Paul Desmond
Beyond the Sea Dec. 1959 Bobby Darin That's All USA Big band Jack Lawrence's song released in 1946 and also sung the same year by Charles Trenet ("The Sea")