Chubby Checker, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley and more all represented. If you’ve never heard music from these artists, take a listen. It is old, energetic, made to entertain and dance.
As the Beats Music curator writes, in the 1950’s “any classic DJ would have spun [these songs] to get an audience of teenage rockers on their feet.”
Listen to the Friday quirky playlist ‘50s Sock Hop‘
Every Friday I’ll seek out a quirky playlist – something that intrigues or dumbfounds; a playlist that is multiple degrees off-center.