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1958's Hit Music & Song Charts

1958's Biggest Artists, Albums and Songs

New Artists in the Pop Charts Included:
Little Anthony and the Imperials, The Big Bopper, Johnny Otis Show, Link Wray, Dion and the Belmonts, Ritchie Valens
"Tom and Jerry" had a top 50 Billboard hit with Hey, Schoolgirl. They did much better for themselves when they used their real names, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkle later in the 1960s.
'Novelty Pop' also came into the pop music culture - David Seville's Witch Doctor and The Chipmonk Song, Sheb Wooley's Purple People Eater, The Five Blobs' The Blob and Beep Beep by the Playmates hit the Bilboard Charts, as did Bird Dog (The Everly Brothers), Yakety Yak (The Coasters), Short Shorts (The Royal Teens) and Splish Splash by Bobby Darin.
1958 also brought us some of the memorable pop/rock instrumentals of all time - Miserlou by Dick Dale, Tequila by the Champs, Rumble by Link Wray, March From the River Kwai and Colonel Bogey by Mitch Miller and Rebel Rouser by Duane Eddy.

1958's Retro Pop Top 10 Hit List

1. Buy It! Tequila - Champs
2. Buy It! All I Have To Do Is Dream - The Everly Brothers
3. Buy It! Summetime, Summertime - The Jamies
4. Buy It! Fever - Peggy Lee
5. Buy It! For Your Precious Love - Jerry Butler
6. Buy It! Born Too Late - Poni-Tails
7. Buy It! Witch Doctor - David Seville
8. Buy It! One Summer Night - The Danleers
9. Buy It! Willie and the Hand Jive - Johnny Otis Show
10. Buy It! Rumble - Link Wray

1958's One Hit Wonders &
'Money Song' Top 10 Hit List

1. Buy It! Miserlou - Dick Dale (Released again in 1963)
2. Buy It! Get A Job - The Silhouettes
3. Buy It! You - The Aquatones
4. Buy It! To Know Him Is To Love Him - The Teddybears
5. Buy It! He's Got The Whole World In His Hands - Mahilia Jackson OR Laurie London
6. Buy It! Walkin' With Mr. Lee - Lee Allen and His Band
7. Buy It! Come Prima - Polly Bergan
8. Buy It! The Blob - The Five Blobs
9. Buy It! She's Neat - Dale Wright
10. Buy It! The Green Mosquito - The Tune Rockers

1958's Dance Top 10 Hit List

1. Buy It! La Bamba - Ritchie Valens
2. Buy It! Book of Love - The Monotones
3. Buy It! Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis
4. Buy It! Little Star - The Elegants
5. Buy It! Rockin' Robin - Bobby Day
6. Buy It! The Stroll - The Diamonds
7. Buy It! Splish Splash - Bobby Darin
8. Buy It! Short Shorts - Royal Teens
9. Buy It! Do You Want To Dance - Bobby Freeman
10. Buy It! Come On, Let's Go - Ritchie Valens

1958's Doo Wop Song Top 10 Hit List

1. Buy It! Little Star - Elegants
2. Buy It! 16 Candles - The Crests
3. Buy It! Book Of Love - Monotones
4. Buy It! I Wonder Why - Dion & the Belmonts
5. Buy It! Twilight Time - The Platters
6. Buy It! Get A Job - The Silhouttes
7. Buy It! Trickle, Trickle - Videos
8. Buy It! Lollipop - The Chordettes
9. Buy It! Yakety Yak - Coasters
10. Buy It! Rama Lama Ding Dong - Edsels

More Doo Wop Song Hits:

  Buy It! Stormy Weather - Spaniels
  Buy It! So Fine - Fiestas
  Buy It! Oh Gee Oh Gosh - Kodaks
  Buy It! All Night Long - Du Mauriers
  Buy It! I Remember - Five Discs
  Buy It! Zing Went The Strings Of My Heart - Coasters
  Buy It! Drip Drop - Drifters
  Buy It! Oh Baby - The Jesters
  Buy It! False Alarm - Revels
  Buy It! Peppermint Stick - El Chords
  Buy It! Zoom Zoom Zoom - Collegians
  Buy It! Everyday Of The Week - Students

PCM's 1958 Top 10 Hit List

1. Buy It! Tequila - Champs
2. Buy It! Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry
3. Buy It! At The Hop - Danny and the Juniors
4. Buy It! Get A Job - Silhouettes
5. Buy It! Twilight Time - The Platters
6. Buy It! It's All In The Game - Tommy Edwards
7. Buy It! Do You Want To Dance - Bobby Freeman
8. Buy It! Sweet Little Sixteen - Chuck Berry
9. Buy It! Rockin' Robin - Bobby Day
10. Buy It! Tears on My Pillow - Little Anthony and the Imperials
Check Out the Full PCM 1958
Annual Best Music Hits Here !
One Hit Wonders include artists with only one song in Billboard's Music Charts, songs of note and well-known hits that did not even make the Billboard Pop Charts.
PCM Charts are based on DJ requests and online suggestions.
Some songs are listed in multiple years because some charts list the
'release date' as the official date, while others list the chart 'peak date.'
Compromising that data, we try to list songs for the year they saw the most chart action.
Send Your suggestions and corrections to -PCM Song Suggestions
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