(2014) America's Greatest Hits 1956, Vol. 1

Various Artists

... read moreAcrobat's America's Greatest Hits series spotlights the hits from a specific year by the original artists. This volume samples 27 tracks from 1956, including the original versions of "Don't Be Cruel" (Elvis Presley), "The Great Pretender" (the Platters), and "Hot Diggity (Dog Diggity Boom)" (Perry...

02:27′:15″ 57 Songs

Disk 1

1
Various Artists
Sixteen Tons
2:35
2
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Memories Are Made Of This
2:15
3
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Moments To Remember
3:16
4
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I Hear You Knocking
2:22
5
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The Great Pretender
2:39
6
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Love And Marriage
2:38
7
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Nuttin' For Christmas
2:35
8
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Only You
2:38
9
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Autumn Leaves
2:55
10
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He
3:09
11
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Memories Are Made Of This
2:20
12
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Band Of Gold
2:35
13
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Rock And Roll Waltz
2:59
14
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The Tender Trap
2:57
15
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Teenage Prayer
2:16
16
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Dungaree Doll
1:59
17
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It's Almost Tomorrow
2:46
18
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Lisbon Antigua
2:35
19
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Are You Satisfied?
2:32
20
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Angels In The Sky
2:23
21
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See You Later Alligator
2:45
22
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Go On With The Wedding
2:55
23
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Tutti Frutti
2:27
24
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No Not Much
3:17
25
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Chain Gang
2:53
26
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A Theme From The Three Penny Opera
2:30
27
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Poor People Of Paris
2:25
28
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Tutti Frutti
2:22

Disk 2

1
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I'll Be Home
2:59
2
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Moritat
2:15
3
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Why Do Fools Fall In Love
2:18
4
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Speedoo
2:20
5
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Eddie My Love
2:20
6
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Why Do Fools Fall In Love
2:19
7
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Eddie, My Love
3:13
8
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Blue Suede Shoes
2:15
9
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Heartbreak Hotel
2:10
10
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I Was The One
2:35
11
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Juke Box Baby
2:15
12
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Main Title From "The Man With The Golden Arm"
3:16
13
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Hot Diggity
2:22
14
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Themes From "The Man With The Golden Arm"
2:23
15
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A Tear Fell
2:35
16
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Bo Weevil
2:22
17
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(You've Got) The Magic Touch
2:29
18
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Rock Island Line
2:29
19
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Moonglow And Theme From Picnic
2:51
20
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Ivory Tower
2:16
21
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Long Tall Sally
2:09
22
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Ivory Tower
2:36
23
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Moonglow And Theme From "Picnic"
2:32
24
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Standing On The Corner
2:52
25
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Can You Find It In Your Heart
2:41
26
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Church Bells May Ring
2:19
27
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Ivory Tower
2:45
28
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The Happy Whistler
2:26
29
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The Wayward Wind
2:55
Released 08 September 2014, ℗ Acrobat

Review

Acrobat's America's Greatest Hits series spotlights the hits from a specific year by the original artists. This volume samples 27 tracks from 1956, including the original versions of "Don't Be Cruel" (Elvis Presley), "The Great Pretender" (the Platters), and "Hot Diggity (Dog Diggity Boom)" (Perry Como), in addition to tracks by Doris Day, Dean Martin, and Johnnie Ray. ~ Al Campbell