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Bert Berns

This week's playlist includes Gene Pitney, Bobby Darin, and Perry Como as Henry Ayrton features the Great American Songbook and music from November 1958.

Rockin' The Standards (Part two): more classics from the Great American Songbook done rock 'n' roll style - this time by the likes of Bobby Darin, Rick Nelson, and The Flamingos.

The Bert Berns Songbook: illustrated by The Isley Brothers, Solomon Burke, Gene Pitney, and others.

The British Top Twenty Newcomers Of November 1958: a slimline edition with Perry Como, Connie Francis, Tommy Steele.

And The Velvelettes, Dick And Deedee, and The Vernons Girls will be found among more New Record Releases Of November 1964.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Bobby Darin

    You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby

  • The Everly Brothers

    Don't Blame Me

  • Big Dee Irwin

    Swinging On A Star

  • The Quotations


  • The Platters

    Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

  • Ricky Nelson

    For You

  • The Flamingos

    I Only Have Eyes For You

  • The Isley Brothers

    Twist And Shout

  • Austin Taylor

    Push Push

  • Russell Byrd

    You'd Better Come Home

  • The Jarmels

    A Little Bit Of Soap

  • Solomon Burke

    Cry To Me

  • Gene Pitney

    If I Didn't Have A Dime

  • The Exciters

    Tell Him

  • Nero and the Gladiators

    Bleak House

  • Betty Harris

    Nearer To You

  • Tempo Rhythms

    Poppa Nickel

  • Perry Como

    Love Makes The World Go Round

  • Connie Francis

    I'll Get By

  • Connie Francis


  • Tommy Steele

    Come On Lets Go

  • Marvin Gaye

    How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)

  • The Velvelettes

    Needle In A Haystack

  • Dick & Dee Dee

    Thou Shalt Not Steal

  • The Everly Brothers

    Gone Gone Gone

  • The Vernons Girls

    It's A Sin To Tell A Lie

  • Lou Johnson

    Message To Martha

  • Maxine Brown

    Oh No, Not My Baby

  • Jimmy Smith