1950s-Hit-Originalstories

Hier sammeln wir Songgeschichten zu bekannten 1950s-Hits mit z.T. überraschenden Orginalversionen.

Diese Liste wird nun ständig erweitert, findet aber wohl sicher bald kein Ende.

Y Nr Artist Song Record-Label Year USA GB Beziehung Orig-Year Orig-Artist Orig-Song Orig-USA Orig-GB
* 001 Andy Williams Butterfly CADENCE 1306 1957 1 1 Cover Von 1957 Charlie Gracie Butterfly 1 12
* 002 Andy Williams I Like Your Kind Of Love CADENCE 1323 1957 8 16 Cover Von 1957 Melvin Endsley I Like Your Kind Of Love
* 003 Barrett Strong Money (That's What I Want) ANNA 1111 1960 23 Original Von 1964 Rolling Stones Money 15
* 004 Bill Haley & The Comets Birth Of The Boogie DECCA 29418 1955 26 Cover Von 1955 Big Bob Daugherty Rock Me A Boogie
* 005 Bobby Rydell Cha Cha Cha CAMEO 228 1962 10 Influenced By 1962 Dave Baby Cortez Rinky Dink 10
* 006 Bobby Rydell Fish CAMEO 192 1961 25 Cover Von 1961 Shirelles Mama Said 4
* 007 Bobby Rydell Sway CAMEO 182 1960 14 12 Remake Von 1954 Dean Martin Sway 15 6
008 Bobby Vee One Last Kiss LIBERTY 55251 1960 112 Cover Von 1960 Billy Crash Craddock One Last Kiss
* 009 Bobby Vee Take Good Care Of My Baby LIBERTY 55354 1961 1 3 Cover Von 1961 Dion Take Good Care Of My Baby
* 010 Brenda Lee That's All You Gotta Do DECCA 31093 1960 6 Cover Von 1959 Edward Harris & The Blue Notes All You Gotta Do
* 011 Brian Hyland Sealed With A Kiss ABC-PARAM. 10336 1962 3 3 Cover Von 1960 Four Voices Sealed With A Kiss
* 012 Brian Poole & The Tremeloes Twist & Shout DECCA (UK) 11694 1963 4 Remake Von 1961 Top Notes Twist & Shout
* 013 Brook Benton & Dinah Washington A Rockin' Good Way MERCURY 71629 1960 7 Remake Von 1957 Priscilla Bowman A Rockin' Good Way
* 014 Buddy Holly Rave On CORAL 61985 1958 37 5 Cover Von 1958 Sonny West Rave On
015 Burton Sisters 64000 Dollar Question RCA 47-6265 1955 Cover Von 1955 Bobby Tuggle 64000 Dollar Question
* 016 Caravelles You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry SMASH 1852 1963 3 6 Remake Von 1950 Moon Mullican You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry
017 Cardinals Come Back My Love ATLANTIC 1067 1955 Cover Von 1955 Wrens Come Back My Love
* 018 Carl Dobkins Jr. My Heart Is An Open Book DECCA 30803 1959 3 Cover Von 1959 Jimmy Dean My Heart Is An Open Book
* 019 Chordettes Lollipop CADENCE 1345 1958 2 6 Cover Von 1958 Ronald & Ruby Lollipop 20
* 020 Chubby Checker Birdland PARKWAY 873 1963 12 Remake Von 1958 Huey Piano Smith We Like Birdland
* 021 Chubby Checker Good Good Lovin' PARKWAY 822 1961 43 Cover Von 1959 James Brown Good Good Lovin'
* 022 Chubby Checker Hucklebuck PARKWAY 813 1960 14 Remake Von 1949 Paul Williams Hucklebuck
* 023 Chubby Checker Pony Time PARKWAY 818 1961 1 27 Cover Von 1961 Don Covay Pony Time 60
024 Chubby Checker The Twist PARKWAY 811 1960 1 44 Original Von 1962 Prentice Moreland Chubby Ain't Chubby No More
* 025 Chuck Miller House Of Blue Lights MERCURY 70627 1955 9 Remake Von 1946 Freddie Slack House Of Blue Lights 8
* 026 Clyde Mc Phatter Lover Please MERCURY 71941 1962 7 Cover Von 1962 Dennis Turner Lover Please
* 027 Connie Francis Stupid Cupid MGM 12683 1958 14 1 Cover Von 1959 Neil Sedaka Stupid Cupid
* 028 Crew Cuts Crazy 'Bout You Baby MERCURY 70341 1954 8 Cover Von 1954 Lonzo & Oscar Crazy 'Bout You Baby
* 029 Dee Clark Hey Little Girl ABNER 1029 1959 20 Cover Von 1958 Thurston Harris Hey Little Girl
* 030 Del Shannon Swiss Maid BIG TOP 3117 1962 64 2 Remake Von 1961 Roger Miller Fair Swiss Maiden
* 031 Diamonds Walking Along MERCURY 71366 1958 29 Cover Von 1957 Solitairs Walking Along
* 032 Diamonds Words Of Love MERCURY 71128 1957 13 Cover Von 1957 Buddy Holly Words Of Love
* 033 Dick Jacobs 7-11 (Mambo No.5) (I) CORAL 61951 1958 Cover Von 1958 Gone All Stars 7-11 30
* 034 Dion & The Belmonts I Wonder Why LAURIE 3013 1958 22 Cover Von 1958 Legends Now I'M Telling You
* 035 Don Cornell & Teresa Brewer Hookey Song CORAL 60829 1952 Cover Von 1952 Conny Froboess Pack Die Badehose Ein
* 036 Doris Day Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) COLUMBIA 40704 1956 2 1 Cover Von 1955 Jula De Palma Que Sera Sera
* 037 Dorothy Collins Banjo Boy TOP RANK 2052 1960 79 Cover Von 1960 Jan & Kjeld Banjo Boy 58 36
* 038 Duane Eddy Ballad Of Paladin (I) RCA 47-8047 1962 33 10 Remake Von 1958 Johnny Western Ballad Of Paladin
* 039 Duane Eddy Because They're Young (I) JAMIE 1156 1960 4 2 Cover Von 1960 James Darren Because They're Young
* 040 Duane Eddy Gidget Goes Hawaiian (I) JAMIE 1183 1961 101 Cover Von 1961 James Darren Gidget Goes Hawaiian
* 041 Duane Eddy Pepe (I) JAMIE 1175 1961 18 2 Cover Von 1961 Shirley Jones Pepe
* 042 Duane Eddy Peter Gunn (I) JAMIE 1168 1960 27 6 Cover Von 1959 Henry Mancini Peter Gunn
* 043 Duane Eddy (Gtr: Al Casey) Ramrod (I) JAMIE 1109 1958 27 Cover Von 1957 Al Casey Ramrod
* 044 Duane Eddy The Walker (I) JAMIE 1109 1958 Cover Von 1958 Al Casey She's Gotta Shake
* 045 Eddie Cochran Sittin' In The Balcony LIBERTY 55056 1957 18 Cover Von 1957 Johnny Dee Sittin' In The Balcony 38
* 046 Eddie Fisher Dungaree Doll RCA 47-6337 1956 7 Cover Von 1955 Rock Brothers Dungaree Doll
047 Eydie Gorme Blame It On The Bossa Nova COLUMBIA 42661 1963 7 32 Cover Von 1962 Mike Rider Blame It On The Bossa Nova
* 048 Fabian I'M A Man CHANCELLOR 1029 1959 31 Cover Von 1959 Mort Shuman I'M A Man
* 049 Fabian Tiger CHANCELLOR 1037 1959 3 Cover Von 1959 Nick Todd Tiger
* 050 Fabian Turn Me Loose CHANCELLOR 1033 1959 9 Cover Von 1959 Mort Shuman Turn Me Loose
* 051 Fiestas So Fine OLD TOWN 1062 1959 11 Remake Von 1955 Sheiks So Fine
* 052 Four Preps Down By The Station CAPITOL 4312 1959 13 Remake Von 1949 Tommy Dorsey Down By The Station 11
* 053 Frank Sinatra Learnin' The Blues CAPITOL 3102 1955 1 2 Cover Von 1955 Joe Valino Learnin' The Blues
* 054 Gale Storm Memories Are Made Of This DOT 15436 1956 5 Cover Von 1956 Mindy Carson Memories Are Made Of This 53
* 055 Gene Vincent Woman Love CAPITOL 3450 1956 Cover Von 1956 Jimmy Johnson Woman Love
* 056 Guy Mitchell Knee Deep In The Blues COLUMBIA 40820 1957 16 3 Cover Von 1957 Marty Robbins Knee Deep In The Blues
* 057 Guy Mitchell Singing The Blues COLUMBIA 40769 1956 1 1 Cover Von 1956 Marty Robbins Singing The Blues 17
* 058 Harry Belafonte Banana Boat Song RCA 47-6771 1957 5 2 Remake Von 1954 Edric Connor Day Dah Light
* 059 J. Frank Wilson Last Kiss JOSIE 923 1964 2 Remake Von 1961 Wayne Cochran Last Kiss
* 060 Jay & The Americans Only In America UA 626 1963 25 Cover Von 1963 Drifters Only In America
* 061 Jerry Lee Lewis Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On SUN 267 1957 3 8 Remake Von 1955 Big Maybelle Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
* 062 Jill Corey Love Me To Pieces COLUMBIA 40955 1957 11 Cover Von 1957 Janis Martin Love Me To Pieces
* 063 Jim Lowe Rock-A-Chicka DOT 15665 1958 Cover Von 1958 Warner Mack Rock-A-Chicka 74
* 064 Jimmie Rodgers Honeycomb ROULETTE 4015 1957 1 30 Remake Von 1954 Georgie Shaw Honeycomb
* 065 Jimmy Clanton Venus In Blue Jeans ACE 8001 1962 7 Cover Von 1962 Bruce Bruno Venus In Blue Jeans
* 066 Jimmy Jones Handy Man CUB 9049 1960 2 3 Remake Von 1960 Sparks Of Rhythm Handy Man
* 067 Joe Turner Corrine Corrina ATLANTIC 1065 1956 41 Remake Von 1929 Bo Carter Corrine Corrina
068 Johnny & The Hurricanes Beatnik Fly (I) WARWICK 520 1960 15 8 Influenced By 1948 Burl Ives Blue Tail Fly 24
* 069 Johnny Burnette God Country & My Baby LIBERTY 55379 1961 18 Cover Von 1961 Chico Holiday God Country & My Baby
070 Johnny Horton Battle Of New Orleans COLUMBIA 41339 1959 1 16 Cover Von 1959 Jimmy Driftwood Battle Of New Orleans
071 King Curtis & The Noble Knights Soul Twist (I) ENJOY 1000 1962 17 Remake Von 1961 King Curtis Jay Walk
* 072 Kingston Trio Greenback Dollar CAPITOL 4898 1963 21 Remake Von 1962 Hoyt Axton Greenback Dollar
* 073 Kingston Trio M.T.A. (The Subway Song) CAPITOL 4221 1959 15 Remake Von 1925 Vernon Dalhart Wreck Of The Old 97 4
* 074 Kingston Trio Tijuana Jail CAPITOL 4167 1959 12 Cover Von 1959 Johnny & Jonie Mosby Tijuana Jail
* 075 Kingston Trio Tom Dooley CAPITOL 4049 1958 1 5 Remake Von 1929 Grayson & Whitter Tom Dooley
* 076 Kit Carson Band Of Gold CAPITOL 3283 1956 11 Cover Von 1956 Don Cherry Band Of Gold 4 6
* 077 Larry Hall Sandy STRAND 25007 1959 15 Cover Von 1958 Johnny Valentine Sandy
F 078 Laurie London He's Got The Whole World (In His Hands) CAPITOL 3891 1958 1 12 Remake Von 1929 Reverend F.W. Mc Gee He's Got The Whole World In His Hands
* 079 Lesley Gore It's My Party MERCURY 72119 1963 1 9 Cover Von 1963 Helen Shapiro It's My Party
* 080 Little Anthony & The Imperials Shimmy Shimmy Ko Ko Bop END 1060 1960 24 Remake Von 1956 El Capris Shimmy Shimmy Ko Ko Wop
* 081 Little Richard Slippin' & Slidin' SPECIALTY 572 1956 33 Cover Von 1956 Eddie Bo I'M Wise
* 082 Margie Rayburn I'M Available LIBERTY 55102 1957 9 Cover Von 1957 Dave Burgess I'M Available
* 083 Marv Johnson You Got What It Takes UA 185 1960 10 5 Cover Von 1958 Bobby Parker You Got What It Takes
* 084 Mc Guire Sisters Sugartime CORAL 61924 1958 1 14 Cover Von 1957 Charlie Phillips Sugartime
085 Mickey & Sylvia Where Is My Honey VIK 0297 1957 Remake Von 1954 Red Mc Houston Where Is My Honey
* 086 Nat King Cole Midnight Flyer CAPITOL 4248 1959 51 23 Cover Von 1958 Tramps Midnight Flyer
* 087 Orlons Not Me CAMEO 257 1963 12 Remake Von 1961 Gary U.S. Bonds Not Me 116
* 088 Otis Williams & The Charms Hearts Of Stone DE LUXE 6062 1955 15 Cover Von 1954 Jewels Hearts Of Stone
* 089 Pat Boone A Wonderful Time Up There DOT 15690 1958 4 2 Remake Von 1948 Leroy Abernathy Gospel Boogie
* 090 Pat Boone Ain't That A Shame DOT 15377 1955 1 7 Cover Von 1955 Fats Domino Ain't That A Shame 10 23
* 091 Pat Boone At My Front Door DOT 15422 1955 7 Cover Von 1955 El Dorados At My Front Door 17
* 092 Pat Boone Moody River DOT 16209 1961 1 18 Cover Von 1961 Chase Webster Moody River
* 093 Pat Boone Speedy Gonzales (N) DOT 16368 1962 6 2 Cover Von 1961 David Dante Speedy Gonzales
* 094 Pat Boone Ten Lonely Guys DOT 16391 1962 45 Cover Von 1962 Ten Broken Hearts Ten Lonely Guys
* 095 Patience & Prudence Gonna Get Along Without You Now LIBERTY 55040 1956 11 22 Original Von 1966 Lee Andrews & The Hearts Can't Get Along Without You
* 096 Perez Prado Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White (Cerezo Rosa) (I) RCA 47-5965 1955 1 1 Remake Von 1950 Andre Claveau Cherry Pink (Cerisier Rose Et Pomier Blanc)
* 097 Perry Como Caterina RCA 47-8004 1962 23 37 Cover Von 1962 Tony Dallara Caterina
* 098 Perry Como Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes RCA 47-5064 1953 1 1 Cover Von 1952 Slim Willet Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes
* 099 Perry Como Glendora RCA 47-6554 1956 8 18 Cover Von 1956 Jack Lewis Glendora
* 100 Platters Only You MERCURY 70633 1955 5 5 Remake Von 1954 Platters Only You (Ur-Version)
* 101 Playmates Jo Ann ROULETTE 4037 1958 19 19 Cover Von 1958 Twin Tones Jo Ann
102 Ray Charles Hit The Road Jack ABC-PARAM. 10244 1961 1 6 Remake Von 1960 Percy Mayfield Hit The Road Jack (Accapella)
* 103 Ricky Nelson Everlovin' IMPERIAL 5770 1961 16 23 Remake Von 1959 Dave Burgess Everlovin'
* 104 Ricky Nelson Hello Mary Lou IMPERIAL 5741 1961 9 2 Cover Von 1961 Gene Pitney Hello Mary Lou
105 Ricky Nelson If You Can't Rock Me IMPERIAL 5935 1963 100 Remake Von 1957 Strikes If You Can't Rock Me
* 106 Ricky Nelson It's Late IMPERIAL 5565 1959 9 3 Cover Von 1959 Dorsey Burnette It's Late
107 Ricky Nelson Shirley Lee IMPERIAL EP 156 1958 Cover Von 1957 Bobby Lee Trammell Shirley Lee
108 Ricky Nelson That's All IMPERIAL 5910 1963 48 Remake Von 1953 Nat King Cole That's All
109 Rosco Gordon Just A Little Bit VEE JAY 332 1960 64 Cover Von 1959 Tiny Topsy Just A Little Bit
* 110 Rosemary Clooney This Ole House COLUMBIA 40266 1954 1 1 Cover Von 1954 Stuart Hamblen This Ole House 26
* 111 Roy Hall One Monkey Can't Stop The Show PIERCE 1918 1955 Cover Von 1955 Big Maybelle One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
* 112 Roy Orbison Ooby Dooby SUN 242 1956 59 Cover Von 1956 Roy Orbison Ooby Dooby (Ur-Version)
* 113 Rusty Draper Seventeen MERCURY 70651 1955 18 Cover Von 1955 Boyd Bennett Seventeen 5 16
* 114 Sal Mineo Little Pigeon EPIC 9260 1958 45 Cover Von 1958 Chuck Sims Little Pigeon
* 115 Shelley Fabares Johnny Angel COLPIX 621 1962 1 41 Cover Von 1960 Georgia Lee Johnny Angel
* 116 Sonny James Young Love CAPITOL 3602 1957 1 11 Cover Von 1957 Ric Cartey Young Love
* 117 Steve Lawrence Party Doll CORAL 61792 1957 5 Cover Von 1957 Buddy Knox Party Doll 1 29
* 118 Tennessee Ernie Ford 16 Tons CAPITOL 3262 1955 1 1 Cover Von 1947 Merle Travis 16 Tons
119 Thurston Harris Over & Over ALADDIN 3430 1958 96 Cover Von 1958 Bobby Day Over & Over 41
* 120 Tommy Roe Sheila ABC-PARAM. 10329 1962 1 3 Cover Von 1962 Tommy Roe Sheila (1St)
* 121 Tommy Sands Goin' Steady CAPITOL 3723 1957 16 Remake Von 1953 Faron Young Goin' Steady
* 122 Tommy Sands Teenage Crush CAPITOL 3639 1957 2 Cover Von 1956 Rita Robbins Teenage Crush
* 123 Ventures Ram Bunk Shush (I) DOLTON 032 1961 29 45 Remake Von 1952 Lucky Millinder Ram Bunk Shush
* 124 Ventures Walk Don't Run (I) DOLTON 025 1960 2 8 Remake Von 1954 Johnny Smith Walk Don't Run
* 125 Wilbert Harrison Kansas City FURY 1023 1959 1 Remake Von 1952 Little Willie Littlefield K.C. Lovin'

125 Einträge insgesamt

Was bedeutet * am Anfang der Liste?

* heißt in diesem Fall, dass die Songstory bereits fertig gestellt ist.
F heißt in diesem Fall, dass noch ein wichtiger Songtitel fehlt (meist die Original-Version)
Kein Stern heißt, dass hier noch redaktionelle Vorarbeit notwendig ist.

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