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  • Billboard Year End Top 100 Songs | 100 Party Hits Of 1956

    Below are the top 100 party hits of the fifties for the year 1956, courtesy of Billboard Top 100 year end hits list. Though this is quite a long time ago, you may find songs that you might enjoy hearing at your wedding reception. Some may not be appropriate for your event, however feel free to browse the list of top 100 music for your favorites.
    1 "Heartbreak Hotel" Elvis Presley
    2 "Don't Be Cruel" Elvis Presley
    3 "Lisbon Antigua" Nelson Riddle
    4 "My Prayer" The Platters
    5 "The Wayward Wind" Gogi Grant
    6 "The Poor People of Paris" Les Baxter
    7 "Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)" Doris Day
    8 "Hound Dog" Elvis Presley
    9 "Memories Are Made of This" Dean Martin
    10 "(The) Rock and Roll Waltz" Kay Starr
    11 "Moonglow & Theme from Picnic" Morris Stoloff
    12 "The Great Pretender" The Platters
    13 "I Almost Lost My Mind" Pat Boone
    14 "I Want You, I Need You, I Love You" Elvis Presley
    15 "Love Me Tender" Elvis Presley
    16 "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)" Perry Como
    17 "Canadian Sunset" Eddie Heywood & Hugo Winterhalter
    18 "Blue Suede Shoes" Carl Perkins
    19 "Green Door" Jim Lowe
    20 "No, Not Much" The Four Lads
    21 "Honky Tonk" Bill Doggett
    22 "Sixteen Tons" Tennessee Ernie Ford
    23 "Just Walkin' in the Rain" Johnnie Ray
    24 "Allegheny Moon" Patti Page
    25 "I'm in Love Again" Fats Domino
    26 "Tonight You Belong to Me" Patience and Prudence
    27 "Be-Bop-A-Lula" Gene Vincent
    28 "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers
    29 "Standing on the Corner" The Four Lads
    30 "The Flying Saucer" Buchanan & Goodman
    31 "Moonglow & Theme from Picnic" George Cates
    32 "Ivory Tower" Cathy Carr
    33 "See You Later Alligator" Bill Haley & His Comets
    34 "I'll Be Home" Pat Boone
    35 "On the Street Where You Live" Vic Damone
    36 "(You've Got) The Magic Touch" The Platters
    37 "Born to Be with You" The Chordettes
    38 "Band of Gold" Don Cherry
    39 "More" Perry Como
    40 "Singing the Blues" Guy Mitchell
    41 "Blueberry Hill" Fats Domino
    42 "The Fool" Sanford Clark
    43 "The Happy Whistler" Don Robertson
    44 "True Love" Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
    45 "Long Tall Sally" Little Richard
    46 "A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl" Teresa Brewer
    47 "Transfusion" Nervous Norvus
    48 "It Only Hurts for a Little While" The Ames Brothers
    49 "A Tear Fell" Teresa Brewer
    50 "Rock Island Line" Lonnie Donegan
    51 "It's Almost Tomorrow" Dream Weavers
    52 "Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love)" Pat Boone
    53 "Hey Jealous Lover" Frank Sinatra
    54 "Soft Summer Breeze" Eddie Heywood
    55 "Canadian Sunset" Andy Williams
    56 "Dungaree Doll" Eddie Fisher
    57 "A Rose and a Baby Ruth" George Hamilton IV
    58 "Cindy Oh Cindy" Eddie Fisher
    59 "You Don't Know Me" Jerry Vale
    60 "Moritat (Theme From The Threepenny Opera)" Dick Hyman
    61 "Ivory Tower" Gale Storm
    62 "Garden of Eden" Joe Valino
    63 "Cindy Oh Cindy" Vince Martin and The Tarriers
    64 "Ivory Tower" Otis Williams and the Charms
    65 "Angels in the Sky" Crew Cuts
    66 "Song For a Summer Night" Mitch Miller
    67 "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" Gale Storm
    68 “Teen Age Prayer” Gale Storm
    69 “Picnic” McGuire Sisters
    70 “After the Lights Go Down Low” Al Hibbler
    71 “Mama from the Train” Patti Page
    72 “That's All There Is to That” Nat King Cole
    73 “Band of Gold” Kit Carson
    74 “Walk Hand in Hand” Tony Martin
    75 “Why Do Fools Fall in Love” Diamonds
    76 “Juke Box Baby” Perry Como
    77 “Are You Satisfied” Rusty Draper
    78 “It's Almost Tomorrow” Jo Stafford
    79 “You'll Never Never Know” Platters
    80 “Glendora” Perry Como
    81 “I Walk the Line" Johnny Cash
    82 “Can You Find It in Your Heart” Tony Bennett
    83 “Tutti-Frutti” Pat Boone
    84 “Eddie My Love” Fontane Sisters
    85 “Two Different Worlds" Don Rondo
    86 “True Love” Jane Powell
    87 "Moritat (Theme From The Threepenny Opera)" Richard Hayman and Jan August
    88 "Night Lights" Nat King Cole
    89 “Speedoo” Cadillacs
    90 “The Church Bells May Ring” Diamonds
    91 “Mr. Wonderful Peggy Lee
    92 “My Blue Heaven” Fats Domino
    93 “Treasure of Love” Clyde McPhatter
    94 “Miracle of Love” Eileen Rodgers
    95 “I Want You to Be My Girl” Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers
    96 “Tonight You Belong to Me” Lawrence Welk
    97 “Lay Down Your Arms” Chordettes
    98 “Theme From The Man with the Golden Arm” Richard Maltby
    99 “Bo Weevil” Teresa Brewer
    100 “Lullaby of Birdland” The Blue Stars of France