Wayne's Music 11/12 April (Easter) 2009. 1950s.
This weekend, we have a slice of life from the hit parades of the 1950s. Whether you loved it, or loathed it, it was the decade that changed a generation. The kids were keen to be seen, and heard!
When The Kalin Twins from 1958, the archetypal one hit wonders.
Roses Of Picardy Red Norvo Septet in 1954.
People Will Say We're In Love Nancy Wilson working with Billy May's Big band in 1959 on this number from the Broadway Musical "Oklahoma".
Let's Walk That A Way Johnnie Ray/Doris Day in 1953. Hula Hoop the song that summed up the decade, a carefree time to be growing up when along came this advertisers dream, a plastic hoop in a variety of bright colours.
I'm Confessin Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1952.
Kookie Kookie from the age of pin-ups, Ed Byrne. Bernadine Pat Boone in 1957.
A Guy Is A Guy Ella Fitzgerald in 1952.
and many, many more ...