Greatest Hits: The '50s and Early '60s for Piano

Greatest Hits: The '50s and Early '60s for Piano
Over 50 Pop Music Favorites

By various artists and composers Piano/Vocal/Guitar Book Item: 00-43012
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This collection of over 50 songs highlights the best songs from the '50s and early '60s, by such artists as Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, Ricky Nelson, Jackie Wilson, Eddie Cochran, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and more. Piano accompaniment, vocal melodies, lyrics, and guitar chord diagrams are included. Titles: Ain't That a Shame (Fats Domino) * Another Saturday Night (Sam Cooke) * April Love (Pat Boone) * Be-Bop-a-Lula (Gene Vincent and The Blue Caps) * Blue Velvet (Bobby Vinton) * C'mon Everybody (Eddie Cochran) * Come Go with Me (The Dell-Vikings) * Come Softly to Me (The Fleetwoods) * Cupid (Sam Cooke) * Deep Purple (Nino Tempo and April Stevens) * Donna the Prima Donna (Dion) * Don't Hang Up (The Orlons) * Early in the Morning (Bobby Darin) * Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) (The Penguins) * Everybody Loves to Cha Cha Cha (Sam Cooke) * Handy Man (Jimmy Jones) * Hey! Paula (Paul and Paula) * A Hundred Pounds of Clay (Gene McDaniels) * Hush-a-Bye (The Mystics) * I Put a Spell on You (Screamin' Jay Hawkins) * I Wonder Why (Dion and The Belmonts) * I'll Be Home (The Flamingos) * I'm Walkin' (Fats Domino) * Johnny Angel (Shelley Fabares) * Lonely Avenue (Ray Charles) * Lonesome Town (Ricky Nelson) * A Lover's Prayer (Dion and The Belmonts) * Lovers Who Wander (Dion) * Mama Said (The Shirelles) * Misty (Johnny Mathis) * The Monster Mash (Bobby "Boris" Pickett) * Mother-in-Law (Ernie K-Doe) * Mountain of Love (Harold Dorman) * Mr. Blue (The Fleetwoods) * Only Sixteen (Sam Cooke) * Poor Little Fool (Ricky Nelson) * (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley and His Comets) * Sandy (Dion) * See You in September (The Tempos) * Shimmy Shimmy Ko-Ko-Bop (Little Anthony and The Imperials) * So Much in Love (The Tymes) * Splish Splash (Bobby Darin) * Sweet Talkin' Guy (The Chiffons) * A Teenager in Love (Dion and The Belmonts) * Tossin' and Turnin' (Bobby Lewis) * The Twelfth of Never (Johnny Mathis) * Viva Las Vegas (Elvis Presley) * Volare (Bobby Rydell) * Walking to New Orleans (Fats Domino) * Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On (Jerry Lee Lewis) * Who's Sorry Now? (Connie Francis) * (What a) Wonderful World (Sam Cooke) * (Because) You Belong to Me (Sam Cooke) * You Better Know It (Jackie Wilson) * You Send Me (Sam Cooke) * (For) Your Precious Love (Jerry Butler).

Sample Pages


Title Composer
Ain't That a Shame Fats Domino
Another Saturday Night Sam Cooke
April Love Pat Boone
Be-Bop-a-Lula Gene Vincent and The Blue Caps
Blue Velvet Bobby Vinton
C'mon Everybody Eddie Cochran
Come Go with Me The Dell-Vikings
Come Softly to Me The Fleetwoods
Cupid Sam Cooke
Deep Purple Nino Tempo & April Stevens
Donna the Prima Donna Dion
Don't Hang Up The Orlons
Early in the Morning Bobby Darin
Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) The Penguins
Everybody Loves to Cha Cha Cha Sam Cooke
Handy Man Jimmy Jones
Hey! Paula Paul & Paula
A Hundred Pounds of Clay Gene McDaniels
Hush-a-Bye The Mystics
I Put a Spell on You Screamin' Jay Hawkins
I Wonder Why Dion and The Belmonts
I'll Be Home The Flamingos
I'm Walkin' Fats Domino
Johnny Angel Shelley Fabares
Lonely Avenue Ray Charles
Lonesome Town Ricky Nelson
A Lover's Prayer Dion and The Belmonts
Lovers Who Wander Dion
Mama Said The Shirelles
Misty Johnny Mathis
The Monster Mash Bobby "Boris" Pickett
Mother-in-Law Ernie K-Doe
Mountain of Love Harold Dorman
Mr. Blue The Fleetwoods
Only Sixteen Sam Cooke
Poor Little Fool Ricky Nelson
(We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock Bill Haley & His Comets
Sandy Dion
See You in September The Tempos
Shimmy Shimmy Ko-Ko-Bop Little Anthony & The Imperials
So Much in Love The Tymes
Splish Splash Bobby Darin
Sweet Talkin' Guy The Chiffons
A Teenager in Love Dion and The Belmonts
Tossin' and Turnin' Bobby Lewis
The Twelfth of Never Johnny Mathis
Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley
Volare Bobby Rydell
Walking to New Orleans Fats Domino
Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On Jerry Lee Lewis
Who's Sorry Now? Connie Francis
(What a) Wonderful World Sam Cooke
(Because) You Belong to Me Sam Cooke
You Better Know It Jackie Wilson
You Send Me Sam Cooke
(For) Your Precious Love Jerry Butler

Additional Information

Series: Greatest Hits
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Guitar
Version: Piano/Vocal/Guitar
Format: Book
Page Count: 248
Item Number: 00-43012
ISBN 10: 1-4706-1701-3
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-1701-1
UPC: 038081486864

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