"Music in the fifties was good. Much better than the sixties, or the seventies, ugh!"
Nat King Cole
Creative Commons AttributionNat King Cole - Credit: danperry.com

 The 50s

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Unforgettable - Nat King Cole

Rock Around the Clock - Bill Haley

Maybellene - Chuck Berry

The Great Pretender - The Platters

Tutti Frutti - Little Richard

Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley



50s Rockers

50s Pop History


The Beatles with Marlene Dietrich in 1963
Creative Commons AttributionThe Beatles with Marlene Dietrich in 1963 - Credit: Judith

  The 60s

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You've Lost that Lovin' Feeling - Righteous Brothers

Light My Fire - The Doors

Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys

My Generation - The Who

(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay - Otis Redding

Space Oddity - David Bowie



The Official 60s site

Psychedelic 60s

100 Greatest Rock and Roll songs of the 60s


The 70s

Simon and Garfunkel
Creative Commons AttributionSimon and Garfunkel - Credit: rjr
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Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel

American Pie - Don McLean

Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack

Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Dancing Queen - Abba

Stayin' Alive - Bee Gees




70s Music