- "Bo Diddley" by Bo Diddley
- "Fever" by Peggy Lee
- "(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66" Nat King Cole
- "Great Balls of Fire" Jerry Lee Lewis
- "Johnny B. Goode" Chuck Berry
- "Lonely Teardrops" Jackie Wilson
- "(We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock" Bill Haley & His Comets
- "That's All Right"* Elvis Presley
- "What's I Say" Ray Charles
- "You Send Me" Sam Cooke
Songs are listed by year; no complicated formulas, sales figures, or critical/historical evaluation other than do i like it and will I continue to play the song? Lists are in no way set in concrete, so if I forgot a tune that must be considered, let me know!
Ok, on to the '60s...