“Musical Memories Of The 50s” by Various Artists - album review

TJR says

Compiles 16 cuts released between 1950 and 1962, including the amazing English-French hybrid version of Jane Morgan's “The Day The Rains Came” recorded live at the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Los Angeles in 1961.

The Jukebox Rebel
07-Feb-2010

A1 [02:52] 3.2.png Bing and Gary Crosby - Sams Song (The Happy Tune) (Jack Elliot, Lew Quadling) Big Band / Jive / Swing
A2 [02:40] 4.7.png The Weavers - On Top Of Old Smokey (Traditional, Paul Campbell) Country
A3 [02:58] 8.5.png Kitty Kallen - Little Things Mean A Lot (Edith Lindeman, Carl Stutz) Crooner / Cabaret
A4 [02:38] 3.4.png The Four Aces - Three Coins In A Fountain (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) Pop Ballad
A5 [02:19] 7.1.png The Poni-Tails - Born Too Late (Fred Tobias, Charles Strouse) Rock n Roll Ballad
A6 [02:52] 10.0.png Jane Morgan - The Day The Rains Came Down [live ’61] (Carl Sigman, Gilbert Bécaud, Pierre Delanoë) Crooner / Cabaret
A7 [02:45] 3.0.png Hoagy Carmichael - My Resistance Is Low (Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Adamson) Crooner / Cabaret
A8 [03:04] 7.3.png Debbie Reynolds - Tammy (Jay Livingston, Ray Evans) Pop Ballad
B1 [03:10] 4.1.png Peggy Lee - Mr. Wonderful (Larry Holofcener, George David Weiss, Jerry Bock) Crooner / Cabaret
B2 [02:30] 7.9.png Buddy Holly - Peggy Sue (Charles Hardin Holley, Norman Petty, Jerry Allison) Rock n Roll / Rockabilly
B3 [03:53] 5.0.png Wink Martindale - Deck Of Cards (David Luke Myrick) Country
B4 [02:49] 1.3.png Al Hibbler - Unchained Melody (Hy Zaret, Alex North) Pop Ballad
B5 [02:28] 7.9.png Bill Haley and his Comets - Shake, Rattle And Roll (Jesse Stone) Rock n Roll / Rockabilly
B6 [02:50] 2.4.png Karen Chandler - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me (Harry Noble) Pop Ballad
B7 [02:14] 7.9.png The Crickets - That’ll Be The Day (Charles Hardin Holley, Norman Petty, Jerry Allison) Rock n Roll / Rockabilly
B8 [02:38] 5.9.png Brenda Lee - I’m Sorry (Ronnie Self, Dub Allbritten) Country




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