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21 Country, Rock & Love Songs of the 50's & 60's, Vol. 1

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While 21 Country, Rock & Love Songs of the 50's & 60's, Vol. 1 is a haphazard title, that doesn't reflect any similarity with the excellent pop/country and soul on the disc. Taken from the vaults of Mercury and Laurie Records of the late '50s and '60s this set contains numerous AM radio classics like "Please Help Me, I'm Falling" by Hank Locklin, "We'll Sing in the Sunshine" by Gale Garnett, "Our Day Will Come" by Ruby & the Romantics, and "Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out)" by Ernie Maresca. The inclusion of songs by legends like Chuck Berry and Hank Williams are a bonus, but you can easily find the majority of their music in the bins. The real treasures are the one-hit wonders. Putting aside the bland cover art and disc title, you can't deny these songs are timeless.

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