Blast(S) From The Past!

It’s Friday and that means it’s time to deliver another reminder of how good the music was in the “good old days” of rock ‘n’ roll! Today you’re getting a look back at three very special years in three very special decades.
At the bottom, there’s the #1 song in America on this date in 1976. I’m sure Wendy Plante will appreciate it. 🙂

Play one, play two, play three
Play Them All!

Play buttons are on the left … Volume sliders are on the right

1959 Medley

Johnny Horton – Lloyd Price – Frankie Avalon
Bobby Darin – Jim Reeves – Dion & The Belmonts
Paul Anka – The Fleetwoods

1962 Medley

Rick Nelson – Sam Cooke – Ray Charles
Elvis Presley – Jimmy Clanton

1972 Medley

Derek & The Dominos – Johnny Rivers – Elvis Presley
The Hollies – The Faces

Hey Wendy! …42 years ago today
This was the #1 song in America!

Comments (6)

  1. Pat Conant

    Happy to see you post occasional medleys again. Doing morning chores & drinking coffee to great music makes me happy. My favorite was of course ’62, when I was 16 with hardly a care in the world.

  2. Ray (Post author)

    Pat, I went way back today and one of the reasons was YOU because I know how much you enjoy those years. 🙂

    1. Pat Conant

      Aw, Gee whiz, thanks for thinking of me, Ray.

      1. Ray (Post author)

        Always, Pat 🙂

  3. Penny

    great songs Ray… although I will say Disco Duck was pretty funny back then and still is even though I never really cared for disco …. LOL

    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, Penny. I had to include Disco Duck for my daughter. She was 5 when the song came out and she loved it!


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