The Late 50s
The Teen Reigned Supreme and Rock and Roll Was Here to Stay-- From American Bandstand to the Teen Idols to Doo Wop's Close HarmoniesPrinted Music - 1991
The declaration 'Rock And Roll Is Here To Stay' led the way for American Bandstand greats like Paul Anka, Frankie Avalon, Fabian, Bobby Darin, and Connie Francis. This book also explores the novelty song hits, the close harmony styles, and romantic ballads that filled the radio waves. 48 songs, including: At The Hop * Chantilly Lace * Do You Want To Dance? * Great Balls Of Fire * Lollipop * Rock And Roll Is Here To Stay * Sea Of Love * Splish Splash * Tears On My Pillow * Tequila * Wake Up, Little Susie * Yakety Yak * and more. 176 pages.
Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : H. Leonard Pub. Corp., c1991.
Branch Call Number: M1630.18 .L17 1991
Characteristics: 174 p. of music : ill. ; 31 cm.
Alternative Title: Late fifties