Bed, bath, & the 50’s??

I went to bed bath and beyond yesteday with no intention of buying anything. I seen this tin box with 3 CD’s in it. Containing songs from the 50’s. Some I haven’t heard in a long long time. I was raised on this music. Puts me in a great mood. The cd’s track listing is:

The company that sells these to Bed Bath and Beyond has a website: www.musictins.com And they carry a bunch of other great collections such as:

Big Bands: Music from the War Years

Disc: 1
1.     In the Mood
2.     Begin the Beguine
3.     I’ve Got a Gal in Kalamazoo
4.     Cherokee
5.     One O’Clock Jump
6.     Perdido
7.     King Porter Stomp
8.     Little Brown Jug
9.     I’m Getting Sentimental Over You
10.     Harlem Nocturne
11.     You Made Me Love You
12.     Moonlight Sonata
Disc: 2
1.     Chattanooga Choo Choo
2.     Take the A-Train
3.     Song of India
4.     Sing, Sing, Sing
5.     Pennsylvania 6-5000
6.     Sweet Georgia Brown
7.     String of Pearls – BBC Big Band
8.     I’ll Never Smile Again
9.     Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me
10.     Tuxedo Junction
11.     Volga Boatman
12.     Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree
Disc: 3
1.     Moonlight Serenade
2.     After You’ve Gone
3.     American Patrol
4.     Sophisticated Lady
5.     I Can’t Get Started
6.     Jersey Bounce
7.     I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good
8.     Caravan
9.     Oh Lady Be Good
10.     St. Louis Blues
11.     Very Thought of You
12.     What Is This Thing Called Love

#1 Hits of the 50s and 60s

Disc: 1
1.     Rock around the clock-Bill Haley & Comets
2.     Wake up little Susie-Everly Brothers
3.     Twilight time-The Platters
4.     Stagger Lee-Lloyd Price
5.     Yakety yak-The Coasters
6.     Singng the blues- Guy Mitchell
7.     Kansas City- Wilbert Harrison
8.     All I have to do is dream-Everly Brothers
9.     Smoke gets in your eyes-The Platters
10.     Heartaches by the number-Guy Mitchell
11.     Tom Dooley-The Kingston Trio
12.     Tequila-The Champs
Disc: 2
1.     Stay-Maurice Williams
2.     Save the last dance for me-The Drifters
3.     Georgia on my mind-Ray Charles
4.     Cathy’s clown-Everly Brothers
5.     The lion sleeps tonight-The Tokens
6.     Duke of Earl-Gene Chandler
7.     Peppermint twist-Joey Dee & Starlighters
8.     He;s a rebel-The Crystals
9.     Shiela-Tommy Roe
10.     Telstar-The Tornados
11.     My Guy-Mary Wells
12.     Leader of the pack-The Shangri-Las
Disc: 3
1.     Game of love-Wayne Fontana
2.     This diamond ring-Gary Lewis & Playboys
3.     I’m telling you now-Freddie & Dreamers
4.     Mrs Brown you’ve got a lovely daughter-Herman’s Hermits
5.     When a man loves a woman-Percy Sledge
6.     Wild Thing-The Troggs
7.     Sunshine Superman-Donovan
8.     Cherish-The Association
9.     Winchester Cathedral-New Vaudeville Band
10.     Windy The Association
11.     I heard it thtough the grapevine-Marvin Gaye
12.     Dizzy-Tommy Roe

Rock and Roll of the 50s - Collector's Edition Box Set

Disc: 1
1.     Come Go with Me – The Del Vikings
2.     Tequila – The Champs
3.     Poison Ivy – The Coasters
4.     Tutti Frutti – Little Richard
5.     Endlessly – Brook Benton
6.     Little Darlin’ – The Diamonds
7.     I Wanna Walk You Home [Live] – Fats Domino
8.     There Goes My Baby – The Drifters
9.     Wake Up Little Suzie [Live] – The Everly Brothers
10.     Shake, Rattle and Roll – Bill Haley & His Comets
Disc: 2
1.     Kansas City – Wilbert Harrison
2.     Ain’t That a Shame [Live] – Fats Domino
3.     Ain’t Got No Home – Clarence “Frogman” Henry
4.     Rock Around the Clock – Bill Haley & His Comets
5.     Red River Rock – Johnny & the Hurricanes
6.     Tom Dooley – Kingston Trio
7.     Breathless – Jerry Lee Lewis
8.     Long Tall Sally – Little Richard
9.     Sixteen Candles – The Crests
10.     Singing the Blues – Guy Mitchell
Disc: 3
1.     Twilight Time – The Platters
2.     Stagger Lee – Lloyd Price
3.     It’s Just a Matter of Time – Brook Benton
4.     Young Blood – The Coasters
5.     Six Nights a Week – The Crests
6.     Stroll – The Diamonds
7.     I’m in Love Again [Live] – Fats Domino
8.     Keep a Knockin’ – Little Richard
9.     ‘Til I Kissed You [Live] – The Everly Brothers
10.     Great Balls of Fire – Jerry Lee Lewis

Forever Legends - Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons

Disc: 1
1. Sherry
2. Candy Girl
3. Sincerely
4. 16 Candles
5. Earth Angel
6. Opus 17 (Sundown)
7. Ronnie
8. Why Do Fools Fall in Love
9. I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
10. Save It for Me
Disc: 2
1. Big Girls Don’t Cry
2. New Mexican Rose
3. You’re Ready Now
4. That’s the Only Way
5. Stay
6. Dawn (Go Away)
7. Book of Love
8. Toy Soldier
9. Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
10. Walk Like a Man
Disc: 3
1. My Eyes Adored You
2. Who Loves You
3. Our Day Will Come
4. We’re All Alone
5. Swearin’ to God
6. Fallen Angel
7. Proud One
8. I Make a Fool of Myself
9. To Give (The Reason I Love)
10. December, 1963 (Oh What a Night)

Forever Johnny Cash

Disc: 1
1.     I Walk The Line
2.     It’s Just About Time
3.     Katy Too
4.     Luther’s Boogie
5.     Mean Eyed Cat
6.     Next in Line
7.     Oh Lonesome Me
8.     Rock Island Line
9.     So Doggone Lonesome
10.     Thanks a Lot
11.     There You Go
12.     Train of Love
Disc: 2
1.     Ballad of a Teenage Queen
2.     Big River
3.     Come in Stranger
4.     Cry, Cry, Cry
5.     Folsom Prison Blues
6.     Get Rhythm
7.     Give My Love To Rose
8.     Guess Things Happen That Way
9.     Goodbye Little Darling
10.     Hey Porter
11.     Home of The Blues
12.     I Forgot To Remember To Forget
13.     I Love You Because
Disc: 3
1.     DVD-The Pride of Jessie Hallam
2.     Starring Johnny Cash,
3.     Brenda Vaccaro
4.     Eli Wallach
5.     Made for TV movie

Ultimate Doo Wop: Collectors Edition

Disc: 1
1.     Come go with me-The Dell-Vikings
2.     Earth Angel-The Penguins
3.     Little Darlin-The Diamonds
4.     Sincerly-The Moonglows
5.     You cheated [you lied]The Shields
6.     One Summer Night-The Danleers
7.     The Great Pretender-The Platters
8.     Teardrops-Lee Andrew & the Hearts
9.     Silhouettes-The Diamonds
10.     At the Hop-Danny & the Juniors
Disc: 2
1.     Where or when-Dion & the Belmonts
2.     You’re so fine-The Fiesta’s
3.     Stranded in the Jungle-The Cadets
4.     Love Potion #9-The Clovers
5.     Come Softly to Me-The Fleetwoods
6.     Ling Ting Tong-The Five Keys
7.     A Little Bit of Soap-The Jarmels
8.     Let the Good Ties Roll-Shirley and Lee
9.     The Continental Walk-The Rollers
10.     No One Knows-Dion & the Belmonts
Disc: 3
1.     Tears on My Pillow-Little Anthony & the Imperials
2.     Why Do Fools Fall in Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
3.     Little Star-The Elegants
4.     Blue Moon-The Marcels
5.     Lovers Never Say Goodbye-The Flamingos
6.     Gee-The Crows
7.     Could This Be Magic-The Dubs
8.     Daddy’s Home-Shep & the Limelights
9.     Heart & Soul-The Cleftones
10.     Smokey Joe’s Cafe-The Robins

Forever Dean Martin

Disc: 1
1.     Memories Are Made of This
2.     Door Is Still Open to My Heart
3.     Volare
4.     Return to Me
5.     You and Your Beautiful Eyes
6.     When You’re Smiling
7.     Oh Marie
8.     What Could Be More Beautiful
9.     Long, Long Ago
10.     In Napoli
Disc: 2
1.     That’s Amore
2.     Little Old Wine Drinker Me
3.     Sway
4.     Mambo Italiano
5.     Only Trust Your Heart
6.     Watching the World Go By
7.     I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
8.     It Takes So Long (To Say Goodbye)
9.     How Sweet It Is
10.     On an Evening in Roma
Disc: 3
1.     Somewhere There’s a Someone
2.     Houston
3.     In the Chapel in the Moonlight
4.     In the Misty Moonlight
5.     C’est Si Bon
6.     Born to Lose
7.     I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
8.     My Woman, My Woman, My Wife
9.     You’re the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me
10.     For the Good Times

Hits of the 60s

Disc: 1
1.     Incense and peppermints-Strawberry Alarm Clock
2.     I heard it through the grapevine-Marvin Gaye
3.     Lets live for today-Grass Roots
4.     The rain, the park & other things-The Cowsills
5.     Bernadette-The Four Tops
6.     Words of love- The Mamas & the Papas
7.     Love is here and now your gone-The Supremes
8.     Apples, peaches, pumpkin pie-Jay & Techniques
9.     I second that emotion-Smokey Robinson & Miracles
10.     98.6-Keith
11.     Cold sweat-James Brown
12.     (We ain’t got)Nothin’ yet-Blues Magoos
Disc: 2
1.     Midnight confessions-The Grass Roots
2.     I heard it through the grapevine-Gladys Knight & Pips
3.     Love child- Diana Ross & Supremes
4.     I wonder what she’s doing tonight-Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart
5.     Like to get to know you-Spanky & Our Gang
6.     Love is all around-The Troggs
7.     Indian Lake-The Cowsills
8.     Reach out in the darkness-Friend and Lover
9.     Girl Watcher-The Okaysions
10.     Ain’t nothing like the real thing-Marvin gaye & Tammi Terrell
11.     Sky pilot-Eric Burdon & Animals
12.     Summertime blues- Blue Cheer
Disc: 3
1.     Spinning wheel-Blood,Sweat & Tears
2.     This girl is a woman now-Gary Puckett & Union Gap
3.     More today than yesterday-The Spiral Staircase
4.     Atlantis- Donovan
5.     Worst that could happen-The Brooklyn Bridge
6.     These eyes-The Guess Who
7.     Everybody’s talkin’-Harry Nilsson
8.     In the year 2525-Zager & Evans
9.     Cherry Hill Park-Billy Joe Royal
10.     Indian giver-1910 Fruitgum Company
11.     Gimmie, gimmie, good lovin’-Crazy Elephant
12.     You’ve made me so very happy-Blood,Sweat & Tears

Buddy Holly: Collector's Edition

Disc: 1
1.     Peggy Sue
2.     Oh Boy!
3.     Maybe Baby
4.     Rave On
5.     Think it Over
6.     Fool’s Paradise
7.     Early in the Morning
8.     Heartbeat
9.     It Doesn’t Matter Anymore
10.     It’s So Easy
Disc: 2
1.     Raining in My Heart
2.     Not Fade Away
3.     Everyday
4.     Words of Love
5.     I’m Gonna Love You Too
6.     I’m Lookin’ for Someone to Love
7.     True Love Ways
8.     Love’s Made a Fool of You
9.     Well…All Right
10.     Real Wild Child -Ivan [Jerry Allison with Buddy Holly on guitar]
Disc: 3
1.     You Are My One Desire
2.     Blue Days, Black Nights
3.     Modern Don Juan
4.     Rock Around With Ollie Vee
5.     Girl On My Mind
6.     That’ll Be The Day
7.     Love Me
8.     Changing All Those Changes
9.     Don’t Come Back Knockin’
10.     Midnight Shift

Forever Beach Boys

Disc: 1
1.     Surfin’ USA
2.     Surfin’ Safari
3.     Surfer Girl
4.     Sloop John B
5.     All Summer Long
6.     In My Room
7.     Barbara Ann
8.     Catch a Wave
9.     Girls on the Beach
10.     Surfin’
Disc: 2
1.     Little Deuce Coupe
2.     409
3.     I Get Around
4.     Shut Down
5.     Help Me, Rhonda
6.     Little Honda
7.     Fun, Fun, Fun
8.     Car of Mine
9.     Spirit of America
10.     Ten Little Indians
Disc: 3
1.     Good Vibrations
2.     Be True to Your School
3.     California Girls
4.     When I Grow Up (To Be a Man)
5.     Wouldn’t It Be Nice
6.     Dance, Dance, Dance
7.     Wendy
8.     Darlin’
9.     Heroes and Villains
10.     Do You Wanna Dance?

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They have so many more to mention. Too many in fact. But what a great collection of wonderful music. Make sure you start your own collection by purchasing a few tins yourself.

Thanks for reading,

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