The Fabulous Fifties: A 1950s Christmas
The 1950s provided a rich assortment of Christmas songs and melodies that have since stood the test of time to become eternal Yuletide favourites. Memory Lane's 50 track 2CD musical souvenir matches the finest seasonal songs and festive artistry of the worlds most respected artists and musicians of the decade.
Two CDs bring you the most beautiful Christmas melodies of the decade with performances by the world's greatest stars - a magical Collection that you'll treasure always.
CD1: Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree (Brenda Lee); Jingle Bell Rock (Bobby Helms); Santa Bring My Baby Back To Me (Elvis Presley & The Jordanaires); Snow Coach (Russ Conway); Zat You, Santa Claus? (Louis Armstrong & The Commanders); Shake Hands With Santa Claus (Louis Prima); Mrs Santa Claus (Alma Cogan); Frosty The Snowman (Nat King Cole); Blue Christmas (Elvis Presley & The Jordanaires); Snowflakes (Mandy Miller); I Believe In Santa Claus (The Mills Brothers); Hey Santa Claus (The Moonglows); Midnight Sleighride (The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra); Santa Baby (Eartha Kitt); Cool Yule (Louis Armstrong & The Commanders); Boogie Woogie Santa Claus (Patti Page); Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer (Spike Jones & his City Slickers); Do You Love Old Santa Claus? (Max Bygraves and Children's Chorus); The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late) (David Seville & The Chipmunks); Christmas Chopsticks (Mel Blanc); The Happy Reindeer (Dancer,Prancer & Nervous (The Singing Reindeer)); I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas (Terry Hall & Lenny the Lion); Nuttin' For Christmas (Barry Gordon); We Wish You A Merry Christmas (The Weavers); Santa Bring My Baby Back To Me (Fred Waring and his Pennsylvanians).
CD2: It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas (Perry Como & Fontane Sisters); My Christmas Wish (Anne Shelton); Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (Dean Martin); The Little Drummer Boy (Harry Simone Chorale); The Very First Christmas Of All (Ruby Murray); Christmas Roses (Frankie Laine & Jo Stafford); You’re All I Want For Christmas (Eddie Fisher); Little Fir Tree (The Stargazers); Snow (Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Peggy Lee and Trudi Erwin); Christmas Alphabet (Dickie Valentine); Little Donkey (Beverly Sisters); The Christmas Waltz (Frank Sinatra); Christmas Cards (Alma Cogan); Christmas And You (Dave King); Christmas Blues (Dean Martin); Christmas Tree (Eve Boswell); Santo Natale (David Whitfield), Merry Christmas (Anne Shelton) That’s What Christmas Means To Me (Eddie Fisher), (There’s No Place Like) Home For The Holidays (Vera Lynn); (Here’s To) A Wonderful Christmas (Gordon MacRae); How Lovely Is Christmas (Bing Crosby); St Nicholas Waltz (Lita Roza); I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (Beverly Sisters); White Christmas (Ronnie Hilton).