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Golden Oldies Juke Box

Golden oldies are here to stay! Many thanks to all those who requested songs for this Juke Box Saturday Night. Here are 58 of your requests. We have great 1950s music, doo wop groups, rock and roll hits, and some sixties music favorites. Please click here to get to The Daily Doo-Wop Rec Room, and then click on the juke box to access the songs. All the music is free!

Many apologies if we didn’t get to yours because space is limited; we’ll try to get your favorite golden oldies into the juke box another time.

  • “Town Without Pity” by Gene Pitney for Judith Yvonne.
  • “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” by The Demensions for George Angerman.
  • “Don’t Go Home” by The Playmates for Judy Lawley.
  • “To Know Him is to Love Him” by The Teddy Bears for Steve Scobee and Clairejanice McConnell.
  • “So This is Love” by The Castells for Mo Little.
  • “Little Star” by The Elegants for Eliel Salvador, who says, “To Jack Scott with true love. Hugs from Mexico.”
  • “In the Still of the Night” by The Five Satins for Ruth Ruzicka.
  • “Lavender Blue” by Sammy Turner for Sonia Gonzalez.
  • “Crazy Eyes for You” by Bobby Hamilton for Bob Durdee.
  • “House of the Rising Sun” by The Animals for Allen Mahoney.
  • “Could This Be Magic” by The Dubs for Bob Michl and George Cimini.
  • “Speedoo” by The Cadillacs for Merle Bishop s.
  • “Smoky Places” by The Corsairs for Susan Poff Wright.
  • “Little Blue Man” by Betty Johnson for Bill Payne.
  • “I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter” by Billy Williams for Diana Emily Brown.
  • “One Summer Night” by The Danleers for Rock Mrakovich.
  • “You Don’t Own Me” by Lesley Gore for Liz Lecce.
  • “Since I Don’t Have You” by The Skyliners for Ellie Brennan.
  • “Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley for Denny Amantite. This song is also requested by Linda Berling who dedicates it to her husband John, with her love, for their upcoming 48th wedding anniversary.
  • “Halfway to Paradise” by Tony Orlando for Susie Davis.
  • “Butterfly” by Charlie Gracie for Bob Black.
  • “Over the Mountain, Across the Sea” by Johnnie & Joe for Betty Giles-Rapolla.
  • “Rockin’ Robin” by Bobby Day for Lj Goss.
  • “Try the Impossible” by Lee Andrews & The Hearts” for Joe Forte.
  • “The Way of a Clown” by Teddy Randazzo for Rosemarie Kury.
  • “I Understand” by the The G-Clefs for Leland Fortner.
  • “When Smoke Gets in Your Eyes” by The Platters for Marie Winburn.
  • “Rebel-‘Rouser” by Duane Eddy for Gail Brown.
  • “Memphis” by Lonnie Mack for Shirley Harris Hawkins.
  • “You Were Mine” by The Fireflies for Harry Furner
  • “A Teenager in Love” by Dion & The Belmonts for Karen Overland Zachry.
  • “Mony Mony” by Tommy James & The Shondells for Carol Davis Johnson.
  • “Portrait of my Love” by Steve Lawrence for Jackie Hudson Bowman.
  • “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me” by Mel Carter for Dawn Roman.
  • “Mama Loochie” by Lee Diamond for Bill Mayes.
  • “Problems” by The Everly Brothers for David Mayes who dedicates it to Mary Kay.
  • “The Cha-Cha-Cha” by Bobby Rydell for Shirley Butler Schuman.
  • “Some Enchanted Evening” by Jay and the Americans for Cheryl Telesco Blois.
  • “Mr. Tambourine Man” by The Byrds for Jeab Kaew.
  • “Walking the Dog” by Rufus Thomas for Paulina Orduno.
  • “Too Many Rivers” by Eddy Arnold for James Hegarty.
  • “Lightnin’ Strikes” by Lou Christie for Dennis Chilinski.
  • “Crackin’ Up” by Bo Diddley for Tony Koziol and Bob Durdee.
  • “Let Me In” by The Sensations for Ada Perez.
  • “Bus Stop” by The Hollies for Linda Cullen.
  • “You are Always in My Heart” by Teddy Randazzo for Gwendolyn Karratti-Wallace, who dedicates it to “FHS Class of ’63.”
  • “Summer’s Love” by Richard Barrett and The Chantels for Jack Greiser, who dedicates it to all who remember their first love when they were young and just started dating.
  • “Distant Drums” by Jim Reeves for Wilma van Hinsberg.
  • “From a Jack to a King” by Ned Miller for Janice Surratt Blair.
  • “The Stars” by The Ocapellos for Robbie Welsh.
  • “Boppin’ the Blues” by Gene Vincent for Clinton Brown.
  • “Rainbow” by Russ Hamilton for J Neal Wood, who dedicates it to Deby for their wonderful 39th. It was also requested by Duane Britt.
  • “Mona Lisa” by Nat King Cole for Sonny Cook.
  • “Woo Hoo” by The Rock-A-Teens for Al Wayne Brundage.
  • “A Rose and a Baby Ruth” by George Hamilton IV for Charlie Bubenheim.
  • “If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody” by James Ray for Greg Lind.
  • “Hey Little Cobra” for Ned Hood, who dedicates it to Carol Connors who wrote it for Carroll Shelby (and he gave her a 289 Cobra as promised).
  • “Misirlou” by Dick Dale and The Del Tones for Patrick Minogue, who likes the innovative guitar work that created the surfin’ music sound.

If you are interested in purchasing some great golden oldies music, please consider this: 70 Ounces of Gold: Golden Hits (70 Minutes of Music)

For More Golden Oldies Music

The Daily Doo-Wop Rec Room has daily featured doo wop, rock and roll, R&B, or rockabilly songs that were hits during the first era of rock and roll (that is, from about 1952 until the British invasion in 1964). After a song is featured, it then goes into the juke box. You are welcome to listen to any of the 40+ selections there. Every weekend, there is a Golden Oldies Juke Box Saturday Night, and the juke box is full of song requests from the 1950s and 1960s. Please click here for our Youtube channel, to which you can subscribe. Thank you for stopping by The Daily Doo-Wop.

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