Top Ten: October 12, 1955

There were two TopTen surveys on tonight’s program due to our being pre-empted due to WCWP’s annual Homecoming Weekend next week.  Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 12, 1955 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:


“Rock Around the Clock” by Bill Haley and His Comets


“At My Front Door by The El Dorados


“Why Don’t You Write Me by The Jacks


Did you vote yet?


“Feel So Good” by Shirley and Lee


“I Want You to Be My Baby” by Georgia Gibbs


“Seventeen” by Boyd Bennett


“I Hear YOu Knocking” by Smiley Lewis


“Ain’t That a Shame” by Fats Domino


“I Concentrate on You” by Dinah Washington


“Only You” by The Platters


Voting continues in the eighth annual Great 88 surveys.  Pick your 10 favorite songs from 1955, 1957 and 1961 here daily.  A full first round schedule and additional information can be found here.   You can also find the results of earlier surveys in the Great 88 section.

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