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Good songs from the 40's and 50's?

what are some really great songs from that era??

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    From the 40's

    1.Take the "A" Train - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

    2. Chattanooga Choo Choo - Tex Beneke, Glenn Miller & His Orchestra

    3. Tangerine - Jimmy Dorsey

    4. Jersey Bounce - Benny Goodman

    5. Sentimental Journey - Doris Day, Les Brown

    6. Old Lamplighter - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra, Billy Williams

    7. Woodchopper's Ball - Woody Herman & His Orchestra

    8. (There'll Be Bluebirds Over) The White Cliffs of Dover

    9. Racing With the Moon - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra

    10. Cruising Down the River - Blue Barron

    11. I'm Looking over a Four Leaf Clover - Art Mooney & His Orchestra

    12. I Had the Craziest Dream - Helen Forrest, Harry James

    13. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Eddy Howard

    14. No Name Jive, Pt. 1 - Glen Gray,

    15. Mickey - Bob Edwards, Elmo Tanner,

    16. All of Me - Count Basie Orchestra, Lynne Sherman

    17. Sultry Sunset - Duke Ellington

    18. Lover Man - Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughan

    19. Anniversary Song - Kenny Gardner, Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians

    20. Bubbles in the Wine - Lawrence Welk

    From the 50's

    1. Magic Moments – Perry Como

    2. Tennessee Waltz - Patti Page

    3. Old Cape Cod - Patti Page

    4. Sh-Boom - The Original Crew-Cuts

    5. Three Coins In The Fountain – The Four Aces

    6. Love Is A Many Splendored Thing – The Four Aces

    7. Nick Clooney Remembers His Sister, Rosemary Clooney

    8. Hey There / Mambo Italiano – Rosemary Clooney

    9. The Wayward Wind - Gogi Grant

    10. Shangri-la – The Four Coins

    11. PBS Quiz – Wink Martindale, Rip Taylor, Brett Somers, & Dr. Joyce Brothers

    12. Istanbul – The Four Lads

    13. Standing On The Corner – The Four Lads

    14. Memories Are Made Of This – Dean Martin

    15. Cry – Johnny Ray

    16. Band Of Gold - Don Cherry

    17. Love Letters In The Sand – Pat Boone

    18. Tammy - Debbie Reynolds

    19. The McGuire Sisters - Greatest Hits Medley:

    20. I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter/It’s All In The Game – Mel Carter

    21. Lollipop – Lynn Evans of The Chordettes

    22. 26 Miles – The Four Preps

    23. Big Man – The Four Preps

    24. Little Darlin' – The Diamonds

    25. Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnigh

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