Anonymous asked in Society & CultureCultures & GroupsSenior Citizens · 1 month ago

Seniors? Can you name songs?

Name as many old goodie songs from. Years ago ok?

10 Answers

  • kswck2
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Sing, Sing, Sing-Bennie Goodman. 

  • 3 weeks ago

    Well, old timer, I still think about the HAPPY DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN.  And ONCE THERE WAS A LITTLE OLD RAM (may be it was called HIGH HOPES).  But now, with our stimulus checks in the mail, I'm singing PENNIES FROM HEAVEN.  Do you realize the old songs actually had good or fun lyrics, they actually rhymed, and you could sing them to your mom with out dropping a F bomb? Dream Lover was a happy and hopeful song.  But one of my favorites is still DOWN BY THE OLD MILL STREAM. 

  • Peggy
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    How about "There'll be bluebirds over the white cliffs of Dover" Vera Lynn.  Another "Sing as you go and let the world go by" Gracie Fields.  Lastly (though I know many more) "The Song of the Kettle"  Peter Dawson.  These all go back farther than I go back but Mum and Dad had these on huge 78 rpm records and I played them very often on their radiogram.

  • Laredo
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Blue Moon


    Take Good Care of My Baby

    24 Hours from Tulsa

    Rock around the Clock

    Cathy's Clown

    The Girl of My Best Friend

    Only Lonely

    Halfway to Paradise

    Teenager in Love

    Walk on By

    Que Sera Sera

    Secret Love

    Those are a few songs that come to mind back in the day when I was younger.

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  • 1 month ago

    I'm with Bulldog. I can name songs and sing the lyrics from songs as far back as in the 40's and some even farther back than that. I bought a pack of Rock and Roll from the 50's on CD's at a garage sale two years ago and almost drove my wife nuts singing with them on the car radio! I even remember some of the songs from the CD's that I hadn't thought of for over 60 years and sang along with them as if they were being sung today!. Long live Rock and Roll.

  • 1 month ago

    I can not only name hundreds of rock 'n roll and doo-wop songs from the 1950's, I can sing the lyrics that I have in my memory.

    "Long live rock 'n roll

    The feelin' is there body and soul."

    "I don't care what people say,

    Rock n' roll is here to stay."

  • Dick
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    I was a classical musician. I remember the name (titles) of many songs and arias. I've had a life long hobby of folk, music and protest songs. I remember a large number of these ditties too. Some even turned up as "popular" during the folk music era of the 60s and 70s.

  • RICK
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    I can name more than I have room for a few of my favorites 

    Hello Mary Lou 

    Good Golly Miss Mollie

    Heartbreak Hotel

    Cathy's Clown

    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Cor Blimey Mrs, That's a Big One, I've not Seen One That Big Since The War.

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