1955 in music

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This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1955.wikipedia
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Meet Betty Carter and Ray Bryant

Meet Betty Carter and Ray Bryant is a 1955 jazz album by singer Betty Carter and pianist Ray Bryant both debuting here on record as leading artists.

Happy Holiday (Jo Stafford album)

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Happy Holiday is a 1955 Christmas album of Christmas songs and carols by Jo Stafford, accompanied by her husband Paul Weston and his orchestra.

Julie Is Her Name

Julie Is Her Name is the first LP album by Julie London, released by Liberty Records in December, 1955, under catalog numbers LRP-3006, in monaural form.

Romance on the Range (album)

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Romance on the Range is a 1955 Patti Page LP, issued by Mercury Records as catalog number MG-20076.

Arrivederci Roma

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"Arrivederci Roma" (English: "Goodbye, Rome") is the title and refrain of a popular Italian song, composed in 1955 by Renato Rascel, with lyrics by Pietro Garinei and Sandro Giovannini.


"Domani" (Italian for "tomorrow") is a 1955 song written by Ulpio Minucci with lyrics by Tony Velona.


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"Maybellene" is currently ranked as the 98th greatest song of all time, as well as the second best song of 1955, by Acclaimed Music.

The Yellow Rose of Texas (song)

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Don George reworked the original version of the song, which Mitch Miller made into a popular recording in 1955 that knocked Bill Haley & His Comets' "Rock Around The Clock" from the top of the Best Sellers chart in the U.S. Miller's version was featured in the motion picture Giant, and reached #1 on the U.S. pop chart the same week Giant star James Dean died.

Don't Be Angry

"Don't Be Angry" is a popular song written by Nappy Brown, Rose Marie McCoy, and Fred Mendelsohn and published in 1955.

Suddenly There's a Valley

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"Suddenly There's a Valley" is a popular song written by Chuck Meyer and Biff Jones and published in 1955.

Something's Gotta Give (Johnny Mercer song)

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It was published in 1955.

Mr. Wonderful (1955 song)

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"Mr. Wonderful" is a popular song, written in 1955 written by Jerry Bock, George David Weiss, and Larry Holofcener, as the title song of a Broadway musical starring Sammy Davis Jr. The song was introduced in the musical by Olga James.

I'll Never Stop Loving You (1955 song)

I'll Never Stop Loving YouI'll Never Stop Loving You" (1955 song)
The song was published in 1955.

Wake the Town and Tell the People

"Wake the Town and Tell the People" is a popular song with music by Jerry Livingston and lyrics by Sammy Gallop, published in 1955.

Let Me Go, Lover!

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By January 1955, Weber's record of the song had hit No.


It was written by Unto Mononen, and published in 1955.

You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold song)

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"You Don't Know Me" is a song written by Cindy Walker based on a title and storyline given to her by Eddy Arnold in 1955.

Pete Kelly's Blues (song)

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The song was published in 1955.