1957 Top Ten Music Charts

1957’s Biggest Artists and Songs Harry Belafonte’s The Banana Boat Song was the most-recorded pop song of the year – recordings by The Tarriers, Fontane Sisters, Steve Lawrence, Sarah Vaughn, and Stan Freberg all also cracked the top 25 Billboard charts with the song. New Artists in the Pop Charts Included: Sam Cooke, Jimmy Rodgers,… Read More

1957 History, Trivia and Fun Facts

1957 Fun Facts, Trivia and History Quick Facts from 1957: World Changing Event: The Soviet Union launched Sputnik, the first space satellite, starting the Space Race. The Top Song was All Shook Up by Elvis Presley Influential Songs include: The Banana Boat Song (Day-o) by Harry Belafonte and Wake Up Little Suzie by The Everly Brothers The Movies to Watch include An… Read More

1957 Oscars 29th Academy Awards

1957 Oscars 29th Academy Awards Winners Announced: March 27, 1957 Held at: RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California & NBC Century Theatre, New York City, New York Hosts: Jerry Lewis and Celeste Holm Eligibility Year: 1956 The Searchers (1956) Official Trailer – John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter Movie HDWatch this video on YouTube Director John Ford’s classic… Read More