Various Artists

Then: 1956

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This 30-track set celebrates the year 1956 and features several classic hits that defined the year, including Tennessee Ernie Ford's “Sixteen Tons,” Frank Sinatra's “Love and Marriage,” Johnnie Ray's “Just Walking in the Rain,” the Platters' “The Great Pretender,” Fats Domino's “Blueberry Hill,” and, lest anyone forget that 1956 was the year rock & roll really broke onto the charts, Elvis Presley's “Hound Dog” and “Heartbreak Hotel.” It was a very good year.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 2:19 Spotify
2 2:38 Spotify
3 2:07 Spotify
4 2:00 Spotify
5 3:09 Spotify
6 2:40 Spotify
7 2:24 Spotify
8 3:10 Spotify
9 2:39 Spotify
10 2:52 Spotify
11 2:49 Spotify
12 2:54 Spotify
13 2:26 Spotify
14 2:25 Spotify
15 2:41 Spotify
16 3:02 Spotify
17 2:59 Spotify
18 2:30 Spotify
19 2:49 Spotify
20 3:02 Spotify
21 2:48 Spotify
22 2:13 Spotify
23 2:31 Spotify
24 2:21 Spotify
25 2:42 Spotify
26 2:17 Spotify
27 2:24 Spotify
28 1:57 Spotify
29 2:38 Spotify
30 2:17 Spotify
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