Novelty Songs from the 50s and 60s

 


Stranded In The Jungle

by The Cadets

Reached #18 in 1956


Purple People Eater

by Sheb Wooley

Reached #1 in 1958


Witch Doctor

by David Seville

Reached #1 in 1958


Beep Beep

by The Playmates

Reached #4 in 1958


Seven Little Girls

by Paul Evans & The Curls

Reached #9 in 1959


Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka-Dot Bikini

by Brian Hyland

Reached #1 in 1960


The Battle of Kookamonga

by Homer & Jethro

Reached #14 in 1960


Monster Mash

by Bobby “Boris” Pickett

Reached #1 in 1962


Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah

by Alan Sherman

Reached #2 in 1963


Leader Of The Pack

by The Shangri-Las

Reached #1 in 1964


Name Game

by Shirley Ellis

Reached #3 in 1964


Jolly Green Giant

by The Kingsmen

Reached #4 in 1964


Leader Of The Laundromat

by The Detergents

Reached #19 in 1965


Lil’ Red Riding Hood

by Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs

Reached #2 in 1966


Eggplant That Ate Chicago

by Dr West’s Medicine Show

Reached #52 in 1966


The Streak

by Ray Stevens

Reached #1 in 1974