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    1950s Top Music  

    1950

    1. Goodnight Irene (Gordon Jenkins and The Weavers)
    2. Mona Lisa (Nat King Cole)
    3. Third Man Theme (Anton Karas)
    4. Sam's Song (Gary and Bing Crosby)
    5. Simple Melody (Gary and Bing Crosby)

    1951

    1. Too Young (Nat King Cole)
    2. Because of You (Tony Bennett)
    3. How High the Moon (Les Paul and Mary Ford)
    4. Come On-a My House (Rosemary Clooney)
    5. Be My Love (Mario Lanza)

    1952

    1. Blue Tango (Leroy Anderson)
    2. Wheel of Fortune (Kay Starr)
    3. Cry (Johnnie Ray)
    4. You Belong to Me (Jo Stafford)
    5. Auf Wiederseh'n, Sweetheart (Vera Lynn)

    1953

    1. Song from Moulin Rouge (Percy Faith)
    2. Yaya Con Dios (Les Paul and Mary Ford)
    3. Doggie in the Window (Patti Page)
    4. I'm Walking Behind You (Eddie Fisher)
    5. You, You, You (Ames Brother)

    1954

    1. Little Things Mean A Lot (Kitty Kallen)
    2. Wanted (Perry Como)
    3. Hey There (Rosemary Clooney)
    4. Sh-Boom (Crew Cuts)
    5. Make Love to Me (Jo Stafford)

    1955

    1. Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White (Perez Prado)
    2. Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley and His Comets)
    3. The Yellow Rose of Texas (Mitch Miller)
    4. Autumn Leaves (Roger Williams)
    5. Unchained Melody (Les Baxter)

    1956 

    1. Heartbreak Hotel (Elvis Presley)
    2. Don't Be Cruel (Elvis Presley)
    3. Lisbon Antigua (Nelson Riddle)
    4. My Prayer (Platters)
    5. The Wayward Wind (Gogi Grant)

    1957 

    1. All Shook Up (Elvis Presley)
    2. Love Letters in the Sand (Pat Boone)
    3. Little Darlin (Diamonds)
    4. Young Love (Tab Hunter)
    5. So Rare (Jimmy Dorsey)

    1958

    1. Volare (Nel Blu Di Blu) (Domenico Modugno)
    2. All I Have To DO is Dream/Claudette (Everly Brothers)
    3. Don't/I Beg of You (Elvis Presley)
    4. Witch Doctor (David Seville)
    5. Patricia (Perez Prado)

    1959

    1. The Battle of New Orleans (Johnny Horton)
    2. Mack the Knife (Bobby Darin)
    3. Personality (Lloyd Price)
    4. Venus (Frankie Avalon)
    5. Lonely Boy (Paul Anka)