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100 Best Songs Of The 1950s | NME.COM

The 1950s marked the birth of rock'n'roll. From big band tracks to jazz standards, until midway through the 20th century, music was a resolutely parent-friendly zone. But then everything changed. Elvis had flustered teenagers all shook up, while the likes of Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and the like were destroying the old safety nets with a virile, passionate new sound. Here are the top 100 tracks from the decade that that sparked a musical revolution.

50's Music Compilation

50s Rock-n-Roll Compilation.

Cassie Muniz
Note: Some songs in this compilation are actually from the '60s.
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