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                                       Billboard  Charts  1950 - 1960




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The magazine originally focused on bill posting and outdoor amusements before

specializing in the music industry in the 1960s. Billboard maintains several

internationally-recognized record charts, which track the most popular songs and

albums across several categories on a weekly basis.






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Its primary charts, the Billboard Hot 100 and the Billboard 200, respectively rank

the top songs and albums regardless of genre, and are based on digital downloads,

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                    Billboard Top 30 of 1950

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Goodnight Irene



 

   01. Gordon Jenkins & The Weavers - Goodnight Irene

   02. Nat King Cole - Mona Lisa

   03. Anton Karas - Third Man Theme

   04. Gary & Bing Crosby - Sam's Song

   05. Gary & Bing Crosby - Simple Melody

   06. Teresa Brewer - Music, Music, Music

   07. Guy Lombardo - Third Man Theme

   08. Red Foley - Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy

   09. Sammy Kaye - Harbor Lights

  10. Sammy Kaye & Don Cornell - It Isn't Fair

  11. Eileen Barton - If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd Have Baked A Cake

  12. Kay Starr - Bonaparte's Retreat

  13. Gordon Jenkins & The Weavers - Tzena, Tzena, Tzena

  14. Tony Martin - There's No Tomorrow

  15. Phil Harris - The Thing

  16. The Ames Brothers - Sentimental Me

  17. The Andrew Sisters & Gordon Jenkins - I Wanna Be Loved



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  18. Patti Page - Tennessee Waltz

  19. Andrew Sisters & Gordon Jenkins - I Can Dream Can't I

  20. Tennessee Ernie Ford & Kay Starr - I'll Never Be Free

  21. Patti Page - All My Love

  22. Gordon Jenkins - My Foolish Heart

  23. The Ames Brothers - Rag Mop

  24. Bill Snyder - Bewitched

  25. Perry Como - Hoop Dee Dog

  26. Gordon Jenkins - Bewitched

  27. The Ames Brothers - Can Anyone Explain

  28. Billy Eckstine - My Foolish Heart

  29. Bing Crosby - Dear Hearts And Gentle People

  30. Frankie Laine - Cry Of The Wild Goose

 

 

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                    Billboard Top 30 of 1951

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Too Young Nat King Cole



 

   01. Nat King Cole - Too Young

   02. Tony Bennett - Because Of You

   03. Les Paul And Mary Ford - How High The Moon

   04. Rosemary Clooney - Come On-A My House

   05. Mario Lanza - Be My Love

   06. The Weavers - On Top Of Old Smokey

   07. Tony Bennett - Cold Cold Heart

   08. Perry Como - If

   09. Mario Lanza - Loveliest Night Of The Year

  10. Patti Page - Tennessee Waltz

  11. Frankie Laine - Jezebel

  12. Tony Martin - I Get Ideas

  13. Les Paul & Mary Ford - Mockingbird Hill

  14. Patti Page - Mockingbird Hill

  15. Guy Mitchell & Mitch Miller - My Heart Cries For You

  16. Eddy Howard - (It's No) Sin

  17. Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra - Sound Off

  18. Dinah Shore - Sweet Violets

  19. Les Paul & Mary Ford - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

  20. Guy Mitchell & Mitch Miller - My Truly, Truly Fair


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  21. The Four Aces - (It's No) Sin

  22. Debbie Reynolds & Carleton Carpenter - Aba Daba Honeymoon

  23. Frankie Laine - Rose, Rose I Love You

  24. Del Wood - Down Yonder

  25. Billy Eckstine - I Apologize

  26. Patti Page - Would I Love You

  27. Perry Como - You're Just In Love

  28. The Ames Brothers - Undecided

  29. Phil Harris - The Thing

  30. Les Baxter - Because Of You

 

 

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                    Billboard Top 30 of 1952

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Blue Tango Leroy Anderson



 

   01. Leroy Anderson - Blue Tango

   02. Kay Starr - Wheel of Fortune

   03. Johnnie Ray - Cry

   04. Jo Stafford - You Belong To Me

   05. Vera Lynn - Auf Wiederseh'n Sweetheart

   06. Patti Page - I Went To Your Wedding

   07. Rosemary Clooney - Half As Much

   08. Eddie Fisher - Wish You Were Here

   09. Al Martino - Here In My Heart

  10. Percy Faith - Delicado

  11. Georgia Gibbs - Kiss of Fire

  12. Eddie Fisher/Hugo Winterhalter - Any Time

  13. The Four Aces - Tell Me Why

  14. Ella Mae Morse - Blacksmith Blues


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  15. Jo Stafford - Jambalaya

  16. Rosemary Clooney - Botch-a-me

  17. Doris Day - A Guy Is A Guy

  18. Johnnie Ray - The Little White Cloud That Cried

  19. Frankie Laine - High Noon

  20. Eddie Fisher/Hugo Winterhalter - I'm Yours

  21. The Mills Brothers - Glow Worm

  22. Johnny Standley - It's In The Book

  23. Pee Wee King - Slow Poke

  24. Johnnie Ray - Walkin' My Baby Back Home

  25. Les Paul - Meet Mister Callaghan

  26. Don Cornell - I'm Yours

  27. Don Cornell - I'll Walk Alone

  28. Eddie Fisher/Hugo Winterhalter - Tell Me Why

  29. The Hilltoppers - Trying

  30. Johnnie Ray - Please, Mr. Sun

 

 

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Percy Faith The Song From Moulin Rouge



 

   01. Percy Faith & His Orchestra - Song From Moulin Rouge

   02. Les Paul & Mary Ford - Vaya Con Dios

   03. Patti Page - Doggie In The Window

   04. Eddie Fisher - I'm Walking Behind You

   05. The Ames Brothers - You, You, You

   06. Teresa Brewer - Till I Waltz With You Again

   07. Les Baxter & His Orchestra - April In Portugal

   08. Perry Como - No Other Love

   09. Perry Como - Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes

  10. Frankie Laine - I Believe

  11. Pee Wee Hunt & His Orchestra - Oh

  12. Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra - Ebb Tide

  13. Nat King Cole - Pretend

  14. Richard Hayman & His Orchestra - Ruby

  15. Stan Freberg - St. George & The Dragonet

  16. The Hilltoppers - P.S. I Love You

  17. The Gaylords - Tell Me You're Mine

  18. Julius Larosa - Eh Cumpari


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  19. Tony Bennett - Rags To Riches

  20. Silvana Mangano - Anna

  21. Perry Como - Say You're Mine Again

  22. Ray Anthony - Dragnet

  23. Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd - Tell Me A Story

  24. June Valli - Crying In The Chapel

  25. Joni James - Why Don't You Believe Me

  26. Joni James - Your Cheatin' Heart

  27. Frank Chacksfield Limelight - Terry's Theme

  28. Eddie Fisher - With These Hands

  29. Eartha Kitt - C'est Si Bon

  30. Joni James - Have You Heard

 

 

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Little Things Mean A Lot Kitty Kallen



 

   01. Kitty Kallen - Little Things Mean A Lot

   02. Perry Como - Wanted

   03. Rosemary Clooney - Hey There

   04. The Crew Cuts - Sh Boom

   05. Jo Stafford - Make Love To Me

   06. Eddie Fisher - Oh! My Papa

   07. The Four Knights - I Get So Lonely

   08. The Four Aces - Three Coins in the Fountain

   09. Doris Day - Secret Love

  10. Archie Bleye - Hernando's Hideaway

  11. Frank Sinatra - Young At Heart

  12. Rosemary Clooney - This Ole House

  13. Eddie Fisher - I Need You Now

  14. Patti Page - Cross Over The Bridge

  15. The Gaylords - The Little Shoemaker

  16. Dean Martin - That's Amore

  17. Frank Weir And His Orch - Happy Wanderer

  18. Nat King Cole - Answer Me

  19. Tony Bennett - Stranger In Paradise

  20. Doris Day - If I Give My Heart to You

  21. Kay Starr - If You Love Me

  22. Ralph Marterie - Skokiaan

  23. Don Cornell - Hold My Hand

  24. Patti Page - Changing Partners

  25. Perry Como - Papa Loves Mambo



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  26. Bill Haley & His Comets - Shake, Rattle and Roll

  27. Tony Bennett - Rags to Riches

  28. Kitty Kallen - In The Chapel in the Moonlight

  29. The Four Aces - Stranger In Paradise

  30. Tony Martin - Here


 

 

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                    Billboard Top 30 of 1955

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Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White Perez Prado




 

   01. Perez Prado - Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White

   02. Bill Haley & His Comets - Rock Around The Clock

   03. Mitch Miller - The Yellow Rose Of Texas

   04. Roger Williams - Autumn Leaves

   05. Les Baxter - Unchained Melody

   06. Bill Hayes - The Ballad Of Davy Crockett

   07. The Four Aces - Love Is A Many Splendored Thing

   08. The McGuire Sisters - Sincerely

   09. Pat Boone - Ain't That A Shame

  10. Georgia Gibbs - Dance With Me Henry

  11. Johnny Maddox - Crazy Otto Medley

  12. Billy Vaughn - Melody Of Love




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  13. Tennessee Ernie Ford - Sixteen Tons

  14. Frank Sinatra - Learnin' The Blues

  15. The Fontane Sisters - Hearts Of Stone

  16. Georgia Gibbs - Tweedle Dee

  17. The Four Lads - Moments To Remember

  18. The Chordettes - Mr. Sandman

  19. Joan Weber - Let Me Go Lover

  20. Nat King Cole - A Blossom Fell

  21. Al Hibble - Unchained Melody

  22. Fess Parker - The Ballad Of Davy Crockett

  23. Art Mooney - Honey Babe

  24. Tennessee Ernie Ford - The Ballad Of Davy Crockett

  25. Perry Como - Ko Ko Mo

  26. The Ames Brothers - The Naughty Lady Of Shady Lane

  27. Gisele Mackenzie - Hard To Get

  28. Jaye P. Morgan - That's All I Want From You

  29. The Platters - Only You

  30. Somethin' Smith & The Redheads - It's A Sin To Tell A Lie

 





 

                                              



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