One Hit Wonders of the Fifties (’56-’59)

Chart
Peak Position

Song Title

Artist(s)

Year (Peak)
1 Get a Job The Silhouettes 1958
1 He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands Laurie London 1958
1 Little Star The Elegants 1958
1 Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) Domenico Modugno 1958
1 Purple People Eater Sheb Wooley 1958
1 To Know Him Is to Love Him The Teddy Bears 1958
2 Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins 1956
2 Ivory Tower Cathy Carr 1956
2 Moonglow and Theme from Picnic Morris Stoloff 1956
2 Raunchy Bill Justis 1957
2 Rockin’ Robin Bobby Day 1958
2 Sea of Love Phil Phillips with the Twilights 1959
2 Sorry (I Ran All the Way Home) The Impalas 1959
3 Pink Shoe Laces Dodie Stevens 1959
3 Silhouettes/Daddy Cool The Rays 1957
3 True Love Grace Kelly 1956
4 Gotta Travel On Billy Grammer 1959
4 In the Mood Ernie Fields 1959
4 Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb) Edward Byrnes 1959
4 Marianne Terry Gilkyson and the Easy Riders 1957
4 Raunchy Ernie Freeman 1957
4 Waterloo Stonewall Jackson 1959
5 Book of Love The Monotones 1958
5 Endless Sleep Jody Reynolds 1958
5 Guitar Boogie Shuffle The Virtues 1959
5 Happy, Happy Birthday Baby The Tune Weavers 1957
5 Oh Julie The Crescendos 1958
5 Petite Fleur (Little Flower) Chris Barber’s Jazz Band 1959
5 Susie Darlin’ Robin Luke 1958
5 Tragedy Thomas Wayne with the DeLons 1959
6 Chanson D’Amour (Song of Love) Art and Dotty Todd 1958
6 Dark Moon Bonnie Guitar 1957
6 Dinner with Drac–Part 1 John Zacherle “The Cool Ghoul” 1958
6 I’ve Had It The Bell Notes 1959
6 Little Bitty Pretty One Thurston Harris 1957
6 Mr. Lee The Bobbettes 1957
6 The Happy Whistler Don Robertson[26] 1956
7 Born Too Late The Poni-Tails 1958
7 Deck of Cards Wink Martindale 1959
7 One Summer Night The Danleers 1958
7 Rainbow Russ Hamilton 1957
7 Tea for Two Cha Cha The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and Warren Covington 1958
7 The End Earl Grant 1958
7 The Fool Sanford Clark 1956
7 The Walk Jimmy McCracklin with his Band 1957
8 Jennie Lee Jan and Arnie 1958
8 Over the Mountain; Across the Sea Johnnie & Joe 1957
8 Tell Him No Travis and Bob 1959
9 Cindy, Oh Cindy Vince Martin 1956
9 Don’t You Just Know It Huey “Piano” Smith and the Clowns 1958
9 I’m Available Margie Rayburn 1957
9 Only You Franck Pourcel’s French Fiddles 1959
9 Willie and the Hand Jive Johnny Otis Show 1958
10 Manhattan Spiritual Reg Owen 1959
10 Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody Jerry Lewis 1956