1950s Hit Songs – 1958

Listed chronologically below are among the most popular and best remembered songs of 1958.

1950s Hit Songs – 1958

1950s Hit Songs -   1958

[Star]Indicates that the artist has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
At the HopDanny and the Juniors1/06
Great Balls of FireJerry Lee Lewis1/06 [Star]
All the WayFrank Sinatra1/06
Stood UpRicky Nelson1/13 [Star]
Don’tElvis Presley2/10 [Star]
Short ShortsRoyal Teens2/10
SugartimeThe McGuire Sisters2/17
Get a JobThe Silhouettes2/24
26 Miles (Santa Catalina)The Four Preps3/10
A Wonderful Time Up TherePat Boone3/10
TequilaThe Champs3/17
Sweet Little SixteenChuck Berry3/17 [Star]
Catch a Falling StarPerry Como 3/24
Are You SincereAndy Williams3/24
LollipopThe Chordettes3/31
He’s Got the Whole World in His HandsLaurie London4/14
Twilight TimeThe Platters4/24 [Star]
Witch DoctorDavid Seville4/28
Wear My Ring Around Your NeckElvis Presley4/28 [Star]
All I Have to Do is DreamThe Everly Brothers5/12 [Star]
Purple People EaterSheb Wooley6/09
Big ManThe Four Preps6/09
SecretlyJimmie Rodgers6/16 [Star]
Hard Headed WomanElvis Presley7/21 [Star]
Yakety YakCoasters7/21 [Star]
PatriciaPerez Prado7/28
Poor Little FoolRicky Nelson8/04 [Star]
Splish SplashBobby Darin8/04 [Star]
Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Blu)Dominico Modugno 8/18
My True LoveJack Scott 8/18
Little StarThe Elegants 8/25
Bird DogThe Everly Brothers 8/25 [Star]
It’s All in the GameTommy Edwards 9/29
Rockin RobinBobby Day 10/13
Tom DooleyThe Kingston Trio 11/17
ProblemsThe Everly Brothers 12/15 [Star]
The Chipmunk SongThe Chipmunks/David Seville 12/22
It’s Only Make BelieveConway Twitty 12/30

The Number One song of 1958 was Tommy Edwards’ tune It’s All in the Game. This song was originally written in 1912 as an instrumental by Charles Gates Dawes, who would one day become Vice President of the United States under Calvin Coolidge.

Song Charts:
1950   1951    1952    1953   1954   1955    1956   1957    1958   1959

June 10, 1996
Candace Rich