1950s Hit Songs – 1955

These are among the most popular and best remembered songs of 1955.

1950s Hit Songs – 1955

Indicates that the artist has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Rock Around The Clock Bill Haley & His Comets 7/09  
Learnin’ The Blues Frank Sinatra 7/09
A Blossom Fell Nat King Cole 7/09  
Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White Perez Prado 7/09
Unchained Melody Les Baxter
Also in ’55
Al Hibbler, Roy Hamilton, and June Valli
Something’s Gotta Give The McGuire Sisters 7/23
Hard to Get Gisele MacKenzie 8/13
Yellow Rose of Texas Mitch Miller 9/3
Seventeen Boyd Bennett and his Rockets 9/3
Maybellene Chuck Berry 9/10  
The Longest Walk Jaye P. Morgan 9/17
Ain’t That A Shame Pat Boone 9/17
Ain’t That A Shame Fats Domino  
Wake the Town and
Tell the People
Les Baxter 9/24
Love Is A Many Splendored Thing The Four Aces 10/08
Seventeen The Fontane Sisters 10/08
Tina Marie Perry Como 10/15
Autumn Leaves Roger Williams 10/29
Moments to Remember Four Lads 10/29
Black Denim Trousers The Cheers 10/29
Only You The Platters 11/05  
Sixteen Tons “Tennessee” Ernie Ford 11/26
The Shifting Whispering Sands Rusty Draper 11/26
Love and Marriage Frank Sinatra 11/26
I Hear You Knocking Gale Storm 12/10
He Al Hibbler 12/31
White Christmas Bing Crosby 12/31
Only You Hilltoppers 12/31
Earth Angel The Penguins  
Ballad of Davey Crockett Bill Hayes
Sincerely The McGuire Sisters
Hearts of Stone The Fontane Sisters
Mannish Boy Muddy Waters  
Let Me Go Lover Joan Weber
Dance With Me Henry Georgia Gibbs

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