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1952 September Juke Little Walter
Juke
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:43
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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1953 January Baby Don`t Do It The `5` Royales
Baby Don`t Do It
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:44
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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February Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean Ruth Brown
Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:47
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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April Hound Dog Willie Mae `Big Mama` Thornton
Hound Dog
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:49
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DG
 

 
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June Crazy, Man, Crazy Bill Haley with Haley`s Comets
Crazy, Man, Crazy
CD Source: Bill Rocks (1951-59)
Time: 2:39
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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July Wild, Wild Young Men Ruth Brown
Wild, Wild Young Men
CD Source: The Best of (1949-59)
Time: 2:30
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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August Please Don`t Leave Me Fats Domino
Please Don`t Leave Me
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:33
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Mess Around Ray Charles
Mess Around
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:39
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Good Lovin` The Clovers
Good Lovin`
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:58
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Crying In The Chapel The Orioles
Crying In The Chapel
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:03
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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September Shake A Hand Faye Adams
Shake A Hand
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Start of School Year Honey Hush Big Joe Turner
Honey Hush
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:38
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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October Feelin` Good Little Junior`s Blue Flames
Feelin` Good
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:55
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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November Money Honey Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
Money Honey
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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December Golden Teardrops The Flamingos
Golden Teardrops
CD Source: The Doo Wop Box (+1953-63+) (4)
Time: 3:14
Sequenced by: released third week of 10/53
Honored by:
 

 
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1954 January The Things That I Used to Do Guitar Slim
The Things That I Used to Do
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:00
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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A Sunday Kind of Love The Harp-Tones
A Sunday Kind of Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:58
Sequenced by: released first week of 12/53
Honored by: DM
 

 
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March Hoochie Coochie Man Muddy Waters
Hoochie Coochie Man
CD Source: His Best, 1947-1955 & 1956-1964 (2)
Time: 2:50
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Such a Night Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
Such a Night
CD Source: Rockin` & Driftin` (1953-66+) (3)
Time: 2:28
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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April Gee The Crows
Gee
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:14
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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May Work With Me Annie The Midnighters
Work With Me Annie
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:43
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite The Spaniels
Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:40
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Shake, Rattle and Roll Big Joe Turner
Shake, Rattle and Roll
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:58
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 
BIg Joe Turner`s original version of this basic uptempo blues number featured such overtly sexual lyrics and musical style that it could never cross over to pop radio stations. Bill Haley`s cover version sanitized the lyrics and rearranged the song, transforming it into a very danceable pop record. In the samples you can hear the original version`s heavy backbeat with hand claps, sensual piano ride, and Joe`s "blues shouter" vocal punctuated with an insistent honking sax. The cover`s arrangement is lighter and bouncier, propelled by a thumping acoustic bass, with lilting horns answering Bill`s jauntier vocal style.
 
Sample 1: Shake, Rattle And Roll - Big Joe Turner
 
Sample 2: Shake, Rattle And Roll - Bill Haley
 
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June I Just Want to Make Love to You Muddy Waters
I Just Want to Make Love to You
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:50
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Honey Love The Drifters Feat. Clyde McPhatter
Honey Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:24
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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July Sh-Boom The Chords
Sh-Boom
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:24
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Riot in Cell Block #9 The Robins
Riot in Cell Block #9
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:00
Sequenced by: released first week of 6/54
Honored by:
 

 
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Sexy Ways The Midnighters
Sexy Ways
CD Source: The King R & B Box Set (+1947-63+) (4)
Time: 2:28
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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August Oh What a Dream Ruth Brown
Oh What a Dream
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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That`s All Right Elvis Presley
That`s All Right
CD Source: 2nd To None (1954-77+)
Time: 1:55
Sequenced by: released third week of 7/54
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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September Shake, Rattle and Roll Bill Haley & His Comets
Shake, Rattle and Roll
CD Source: Bill Rocks (1951-59)
Time: 2:29
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
BIg Joe Turner`s original version of this basic uptempo blues number featured such overtly sexual lyrics and musical style that it could never cross over to pop radio stations. Bill Haley`s cover version sanitized the lyrics and rearranged the song, transforming it into a very danceable pop record. In the samples you can hear the original version`s heavy backbeat with hand claps, sensual piano ride, and Joe`s "blues shouter" vocal punctuated with an insistent honking sax. The cover`s arrangement is lighter and bouncier, propelled by a thumping acoustic bass, with lilting horns answering Bill`s jauntier vocal style.
 
Sample 1: Shake, Rattle And Roll - Big Joe Turner
 
Sample 2: Shake, Rattle And Roll - Bill Haley
 
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Start of School Year October I`m Ready Muddy Waters
I`m Ready
CD Source: His Best, 1947-1955 & 1956-1964 (2)
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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The Wind The Diablos Feat. Nolan Strong
The Wind
CD Source: 25 More All-Time Doo Wop Hits (1954-63+)
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: released third week of 9/54
Honored by: DM
 
Some songs are known only to doo-wop fans; "The Wind" is among the best of the slow ones. It features a dramatic tenor lead with back-up chanting ("wind, wind, blow") and a memorable mid-song recitation. The Jesters` fine cover version appears in many doo-wop compilations, but the Diablos` superb, over-the-top original version was impossible to find on CD until 2003, when Varese Saraband included it in this hits collection. Smokey Robinson has said that, along with Clyde McPhatter, Nolan Strong was an early inspiration of his. Once pointed out, the influence is evident in Strong`s falsetto vocal timbre and phrasing, which we can easily imagine the young Robinson emulating.
 
Sample 1: The Wind
 
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November Hearts of Stone The Charms
Hearts of Stone
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:53
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Good Rockin` Tonight Elvis Presley
Good Rockin` Tonight
CD Source: The Complete 50`s Masters (1953-58) (5)
Time: 2:12
Sequenced by: released fourth week of 9/54
Honored by: DM
 

 
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December Sincerely The Moonglows
Sincerely
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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White Christmas The Drifters Feat. Bill Pinkney & Clyde McPhatter
White Christmas
CD Source: Rockin` & Driftin` (1953-66+) (3)
Time: 2:38
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) The Penguins
Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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1955 January Tweedle Dee LaVern Baker
Tweedle Dee
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:04
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Pledging My Love Johnny Ace
Pledging My Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:27
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 
Many CD reissues of this song use a source tape where a splice can be heard about half way through. Besides "Blowing The Fuse," you can find a completely intact version on "The Golden Age of American R&R vol.6" Ace (UK) 650 (1997)
 
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I Got A Woman Ray Charles
I Got A Woman
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:49
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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February Ko Ko Mo Gene and Eunice
Ko Ko Mo
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:41
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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The Wallflower (aka Roll with Me Henry) Etta James
The Wallflower (aka Roll with Me Henry)
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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March Close Your Eyes The Five Keys
Close Your Eyes
CD Source: The Doo Wop Box (+1953-63+) (4)
Time: 2:16
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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April What`cha Gonna Do Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
What`cha Gonna Do
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:45
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DG
 
This song was written by Atlantic Records` president, Ahmet Ertegun (as Nugetre, Ertegun spelled backwards). Its melody and arrangement were "borrowed" by Hank Ballard, who added new lyrics and recorded it as "The Twist." According to Ertegun, Ballard once owned up to him directly, but Ertegun never pressed for credit to be acknowledged officially.
 
Sample 1: What`cha Gonna Do - Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
 
Sample 2: The Twist - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters
 
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Don`t Be Angry Nappy Brown
Don`t Be Angry
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:21
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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May Bo Diddley Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:42
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS
 

 
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I`m A Man Bo Diddley
I`m A Man
CD Source: His Best (1955-62+)
Time: 2:59
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM
 
The Muddy Waters` song, "Mannish Boy," is his cover version of Bo Diddley`s "I`m A Man." The different name hardly disguised Muddy`s intent to stake his claim on it.
 
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(We`re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock Bill Haley & His Comets
(We`re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
CD Source: Bill Rocks (1951-59)
Time: 2:10
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 
This song was first recorded by Haley in April 1954 and released the next month (as the B-side to "Thirteen Women"). It sold about 75,000 copies. When it was interpolated into the movie "Blackboard Jungle" in the spring of 1955, the record was re-released and immediately shot to #1 on the pop charts. Its guitar solo was taken directly from "Rock the Joint," a hit for Haley from 1952.
 
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Ain`t It A Shame (aka Ain`t That A Shame) Fats Domino
Ain`t It A Shame (aka Ain`t That A Shame)
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:25
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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June Story Untold The Nutmegs
Story Untold
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:18
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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July Seventeen Boyd Bennett
Seventeen
CD Source: Golden Age of American R&R v9 (1955-63)
Time: 2:05
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Fool For You Ray Charles
Fool For You
CD Source: Pure Genius-Complete Atlantic (52-59) (7) +DVD
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Baby Let`s Play House Elvis Presley
Baby Let`s Play House
CD Source: Elvis` Golden Records (extended) (54-57)
Time: 2:16
Sequenced by: country
Honored by: DM
 

 
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August Manish Boy (aka Mannish Boy) Muddy Waters
Manish Boy (aka Mannish Boy)
CD Source: His Best, 1947-1955 & 1956-1964 (2)
Time: 2:49
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM
 
The Muddy Waters` song, "Mannish Boy," is his cover version of Bo Diddley`s "I`m A Man." The different name hardly disguised Muddy`s intent to stake his claim on it.
 
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Maybellene Chuck Berry
Maybellene
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:18
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Only You (And You Alone) The Platters
Only You (And You Alone)
CD Source: Enchanted - The Best of (1955-60 & 66-67)
Time: 2:33
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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September Feel So Good Shirley & Lee
Feel So Good
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:49
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Start of School Year I Hear You Knocking Smiley Lewis
I Hear You Knocking
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:31
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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All Around the World Little Willie John
All Around the World
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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October Mystery Train Elvis Presley
Mystery Train
CD Source: ELVIS 75 - Good Rockin` Tonight (1953-77) (4)
Time: 2:24
Sequenced by: country
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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At My Front Door The El Dorados
At My Front Door
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:35
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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November When You Dance The Turbans
When You Dance
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Tutti Frutti Little Richard
Tutti Frutti
CD Source: Little Richard Rocks (1951-64+)
Time: 2:23
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Smokey Joe`s Cafe The Robins
Smokey Joe`s Cafe
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:46
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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December The Great Pretender The Platters
The Great Pretender
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:36
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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1956 January Speedoo The Cadillacs
Speedoo
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:17
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Need Your Love So Bad Little Willie John
Need Your Love So Bad
CD Source: Fever: The Best of (1955-62)
Time: 2:15
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Devil or Angel The Clovers
Devil or Angel
CD Source: Down in the Alley/Best of (1951-55)
Time: 2:24
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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See You Later, Alligator Bill Haley & His Comets
See You Later, Alligator
CD Source: Bill Rocks (1951-59)
Time: 2:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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February Why Do Fools Fall in Love The Teenagers Feat. Frankie Lymon
Why Do Fools Fall in Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:19
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Eddie My Love The Teen Queens
Eddie My Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:11
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Drown in My Own Tears Ray Charles
Drown in My Own Tears
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:20
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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March Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash
Folsom Prison Blues
CD Source: Sun Records Collection (1950-59+) (3)
Time: 2:48
Sequenced by: country
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Smokestack Lightnin` Howlin` Wolf
Smokestack Lightnin`
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:04
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins
Blue Suede Shoes
CD Source: Carl Rocks (1955-75+)
Time: 2:16
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM DG
 
Carl Perkins wrote and recorded "Blue Suede Shoes" before Elvis Presley did, but many people were confused about "whose song it was" because both artists had competing versions in record stores (and being played on the radio) at the same time. Carl`s version spent nine weeks in the national top 10 between mid-March and mid-May. Meanwhile, Elvis released his first LP and an extended-play 45, both of which featured his version of "Blue Suede Shoes" as the lead track, in mid-March. For the last four weeks that the Perkins version enjoyed national top 10 status, the Presley version - as an EP, not a single - was perched in the top 40. The EP peaked at #20 on the best-sellers chart the sixth week that Carl Perkins` single was in the top 10, still at #4.
 
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Heartbreak Hotel Elvis Presley
Heartbreak Hotel
CD Source: Elv1s - 30 #1 Hits (1956-77+)
Time: 2:09
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Long Tall Sally Little Richard
Long Tall Sally
CD Source: Little Richard Rocks (1951-64+)
Time: 2:08
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Slippin` and Slidin` Little Richard
Slippin` and Slidin`
CD Source: Little Richard Rocks (1951-64+)
Time: 2:41
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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April Please, Please, Please James Brown
Please, Please, Please
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:44
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Blue Suede Shoes Elvis Presley
Blue Suede Shoes
CD Source: 2nd To None (1954-77+)
Time: 2:00
Sequenced by: single (extended play 45)
Honored by: RS
 
Carl Perkins wrote and recorded "Blue Suede Shoes" before Elvis Presley did, but many people were confused about "whose song it was" because both artists had competing versions in record stores (and being played on the radio) at the same time. Carl`s version spent nine weeks in the national top 10 between mid-March and mid-May. Meanwhile, Elvis released his first LP and an extended-play 45, both of which featured his version of "Blue Suede Shoes" as the lead track, in mid-March. For the last four weeks that the Perkins version enjoyed national top 10 status, the Presley version - as an EP, not a single - was perched in the top 40. The EP peaked at #20 on the best-sellers chart the sixth week that Carl Perkins` single was in the top 10, still at #4.
 
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I`m in Love Again Fats Domino
I`m in Love Again
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 1:53
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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My Blue Heaven Fats Domino
My Blue Heaven
CD Source: Fats Rocks (1949-61)
Time: 2:06
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Little Girl of Mine The Cleftones
Little Girl of Mine
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 3:07
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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May I Want You to Be My Girl Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
I Want You to Be My Girl
CD Source:
Time: 2:50
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Corrine, Corrina Big Joe Turner
Corrine, Corrina
CD Source: Big Joe Turner Rocks (1939-58)
Time: 2:50
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Ruby Baby The Drifters
Ruby Baby
CD Source: Rockin` & Driftin` (1953-66+) (3)
Time: 2:20
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Fever Little Willie John
Fever
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:41
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by: DM DG
 
Little Willie John`s great soul ballad was a huge hit on the R&B charts in late spring and summer 1956 but projected too much heat for pop radio at that time. Two years later Peggy Lee wrote more playful lyrics for the second half of "Fever" and transformed it into a pop masterpiece. For the samples I chose a verse common to both versions of the song to emphasize the musical differences between them. The original features a strong, insistent, horn-driven riff undergirding John`s impassioned gospel tenor vocal. The cover rearranges the riff into virtually a bass solo with finger snaps and drum accents, creating more of a supper-club feel for Lee`s seductive contralto voice. When Elvis Presley covered the song in 1960 he adopted the Peggy Lee arrangement, which became her signature song.
 
Sample 1: Fever - Peggy Lee
 
Sample 2: Fever - Little Willie John
 
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My Baby Left Me Elvis Presley
My Baby Left Me
CD Source: Elvis` Golden Records (extended) (54-57)
Time: 2:12
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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I Want You, I Need You, I Love You Elvis Presley
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
CD Source: 2nd To None (1954-77+)
Time: 2:40
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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June Hallelujah, I Love Her So Ray Charles
Hallelujah, I Love Her So
CD Source: Pure Genius-Complete Atlantic (52-59) (7) +DVD
Time: 2:35
Sequenced by: R&B
Honored by:
 

 
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Crazy Arms Ray Price
Crazy Arms
CD Source: Country Edition of Golden Age of R&R series (1956-65)
Time: 2:32
Sequenced by: country
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Treasure of Love Clyde McPhatter
Treasure of Love
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:09
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Ooby Dooby Roy Orbison
Ooby Dooby
CD Source: The Soul of Rock and Roll (1955-88) (4)
Time: 2:11
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Roll Over Beethoven Chuck Berry
Roll Over Beethoven
CD Source: Blowing the Fuse/R&B Classics(1945-60)(16)
Time: 2:22
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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July Be-Bop-A-Lula Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps
Be-Bop-A-Lula
CD Source: The Screaming End: Best of (1956-57)
Time: 2:34
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM
 

 
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I Walk the Line Johnny Cash
I Walk the Line
CD Source: Love God Murder (1955-96) (3)
Time: 2:46
Sequenced by: country
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Rip It Up Little Richard
Rip It Up
CD Source: Little Richard Rocks (1951-64+)
Time: 2:21
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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A Casual Look The Six Teens
A Casual Look
CD Source: Golden Age of American R&R v9 (1955-63)
Time: 2:23
Sequenced by: single
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Hound Dog Elvis Presley
Hound Dog
CD Source: Elv1s - 30 #1 Hits (1956-77+)
Time: 2:15
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM DG
 
Hound Dog and Don`t Be Cruel were both huge #1 hits on the same 45, the undisputed king of all double-sided singles in the 20th century.
 
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