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The Sock Hop Collection

Go back to a time of poodle skirts and ponytails, crew cuts and cars with big fins—and the steadfast hope for a slow dance with that special someone

Includes 28-page booklet, collector’s box

$134.95 $119.96

The sock hop era was all about hanging with your best friends, learning the latest dance steps, and maybe even falling in love for the first time

In the late ’50s and early ’60s teens hopped, bopped and did the twist to love songs, sad songs, break-up and make-up songs, street-corner harmonies, vocal-group classics and that great girl-group sound. It seemed like every week there was a new dance to learn.

Now the best songs and artists of that enchanted era—the ones you danced to and heard on the jukebox, the radio, and your own 45s—have been collected into one fantastic collection of 135 classic tracks by the original artists. Over seven hours of popular favorites!

The complete set includes a bonus CD containing 16 of the best teenage love songs, and a full-color booklet packed with the artists’ nostalgic reminiscences about their hits, the dances, and more, plus a collector’s box to hold it all.

The collection is a must-have for anyone who was once a teenager in love.

Featuring artists like…

  • The Everly Brothers
  • The Supremes
  • Elvis Presley
  • Dion and the Belmonts
  • Bobby Rydell
  • Stevie Wonder
  • The Four Seasons
  • Little Anthony and the Imperials
  • Brenda Lee

Featured Songs

  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Twistin’ the Night Away Sam Cooke 2:43 CD 2
Song Sample Let’s Hang On The Four Seasons 3:17 CD 6
Song Sample Wouldn’t It Be Nice The Beach Boys 2:33 CD 1
Song Sample Tears On My Pillow Little Anthony & the Imperials 2:17 CD 6
Song Sample Runaround Sue Dion 2:52 CD 1
Dancing In The Street Martha & The Vandellas 8:37 CD 4

The Sock Hop Collection: Rescue Me

CD 1
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample I Get Around The Beach Boys 2:10
Song Sample One Fine Day The Chiffons 2:08
Song Sample Let It Be Me The Everly Brothers 2:42
Song Sample A Teenager in Love Dion and the Belmonts 2:32
Song Sample Lonely Teardrops Jackie Wilson 2:33
Song Sample Rescue Me Fontella Bass 2:48
Song Sample Hey There Lonely Girl Eddie Holman 3:36
Stormy Classic IV w/ Dennis Yost 4:37
Song Sample Wouldn’t It Be Nice The Beach Boys 2:33
Song Sample Cathy’s Clown The Everly Brothers 2:25
Song Sample Hurt So Bad Little Anthony & the Imperials 2:18
Song Sample Runaround Sue Dion 2:52
Song Sample Sweet Talkin’ Guy The Chiffons 2:24
Song Sample Surfer Girl The Beach Boys 2:29
Song Sample Cool Jerk The Capitals 2:25
Song Sample Spooky Classics IV 2:47
Song Sample Oh, What a Night The Dells 4:06
Song Sample The “In” Crowd Dobie Gray 2:50

The Sock Hop Collection: Be My Baby

CD 2
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Twistin’ the Night Away Sam Cooke 2:43
Song Sample Da Doo Ron Ron The Crystals 2:17
Song Sample (Today I Met) The Boy I’m Gonna Marry Darlene Love 2:46
Be My Baby The Ronettes 3:11
Song Sample Are You Lonesome Tonight? Elvis Presley 3:08
Song Sample Breaking Up Is Hard to Do Neil Sedaka 2:23
Song Sample More Today Than Yesterday Spiral Starecase 2:57
Song Sample I Will Follow Him Little Peggy March 2:28
Song Sample Then He Kissed Me The Crystals 2:40
Song Sample Wait Til’ My Bobby Gets Home Darlene Love 2:25
Song Sample Walking in the Rain The Ronettes 3:16
Song Sample Happy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen Neil Sedaka 2:37
Song Sample Can’t Help Falling in Love Elvis Presley with the Jordanaires 3:01
Song Sample To Sir with Love Lulu 2:47
Song Sample Mr. Lonely Bobby Vinton 2:39
Song Sample He’s a Rebel The Crystals 2:15
Song Sample Baby, I Love You The Ronettes 2:52
Song Sample Calendar Girl Neil Sedaka 2:38
CD 3
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Wild One Bobby Rydell 2:22
Song Sample The Twist Chubby Checker 2:36
Song Sample Bristol Stomp The Dovells 2:20
Song Sample Mashed Potato Time Dee Dee Sharp 2:32
Song Sample The Wah-Watusi The Orlons 2:32
Song Sample Wonderful! Wonderful! The Tymes 2:52
Song Sample Volare Bobby Rydell 2:28
Song Sample Butterfly Charlie Gracie 2:24
Song Sample Don’t Hang Up The Orlons 2:17
Song Sample Ride! Dee Dee Sharp 2:25
Song Sample You Can’t Sit Down The Dovells 2:20
Song Sample Pony Time Chubby Checker 2:28
Song Sample South Street The Orlons 2:14
Song Sample Wildwood Days Bobby Rydell 2:30
Song Sample So Much in Love The Tymes 2:08

The Sock Hop Collection: I Hear A Symphony

CD 4
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample I Can’t Help Myself The Four Tops 2:42
Song Sample For Once in My Life Stevie Wonder 3:02
Song Sample How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You) Marvin Gaye 3:58
Song Sample You Can’t Hurry Love The Supremes 2:52
Song Sample This Magic Moment Jay and the Americans 2:56
Song Sample Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool Connie Francis 2:41
Song Sample At The Hop Danny and the Juniors 2:33
Song Sample It’s My Party Lesley Gore 2:17
Song Sample Please Mr. Postman The Marvelettes 2:31
Song Sample I Second That Emotion Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 2:43
Song Sample I Wish It Would Rain The Temptations 2:46
Song Sample 1-2-3 Len Barry 2:22
Song Sample Baby Love The Supremes 2:48
Dancing In The Street Martha & The Vandellas 8:37
Song Sample You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’ The Righteous Brothers 3:45
Song Sample I’m Sorry Brenda Lee 2:43
Song Sample The One Who Really Loves You Mary Wells 2:28
CD 5
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Stop! In the Name of Love The Supremes 2:54
Song Sample Lightnin’ Strikes Lou Christie 2:59
Song Sample My Girl The Temptations 2:42
Song Sample Where The Boys Are Connie Francis 2:39
Song Sample I Was Made to Love Her Stevie Wonder 2:36
Song Sample Reach Out, I’ll Be There Four Tops 2:54
Song Sample Beechwood 4-5789 The Marvelettes 2:11
Song Sample I’m Ready For Love Martha & The Vandellas 2:58
Song Sample What Becomes of the Brokenhearted Jimmy Ruffin 2:59
Song Sample Mr. Blue The Fleetwoods 2:26
Song Sample I Hear A Symphony The Supremes 2:42
Song Sample My Boyfriend’s Back The Angels 2:11
Song Sample Nowhere To Run Martha & The Vandellas 2:48
Song Sample It’s The Same Old Song The Four Tops 2:49
Song Sample My Guy Mary Wells 2:50
Song Sample You Don’t Own Me Lesley Gore 2:28
Song Sample I Want to Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) Brenda Lee 3:06

The Sock Hop Collection: Save the Last Dance For Me

CD 6
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Let’s Hang On The Four Seasons 3:17
Song Sample Will You Love Me Tomorrow The Shirelles 2:50
Song Sample Stand By Me Ben E. King 3:01
Song Sample There Goes My Baby The Drifters 2:12
Song Sample Make Me Your Baby Barbara Lewis 2:31
Song Sample I Say a Little Prayer Dionne Warwick 3:03
Song Sample Gee Whiz (Look at His Eyes) Carla Thomas 2:22
Song Sample Tears On My Pillow Little Anthony & the Imperials 2:17
Song Sample The Loco-Motion Little Eva 2:29
Song Sample Johnny Angel Shelly Fabares 2:23
Song Sample See You In September The Happenings 2:33
Song Sample Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye The Casinos 3:04
Song Sample Chapel Of Love Dixie Cups 2:49
Walk Like A Man The Four Seasons
Song Sample (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman Aretha Franklin 2:42
Song Sample Yes, I’m Ready Barbara Mason 3:08
Song Sample Easier Said Than Done The Essex 2:07
CD 7
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Save The Last Dance For Me The Drifters 2:32
Song Sample Baby It’s You The Shirelles 2:38
Song Sample Can’t Take My Eyes Off You Frankie Valli 3:23
Song Sample The Shoop Shoop Song (It’s In His Kiss) Betty Everett 2:16
Song Sample You’ll Lose a Good Thing Barbara Lynn 2:21
Party Lights Claudine Clark
Song Sample The Boy From New York City The Ad Libs 3:08
Song Sample Anyone Who Had a Heart Dionne Warwick 3:09
Song Sample Rag Doll The Four Seasons 2:59
Song Sample Little Star The Elegants 2:43
Song Sample Hello Stranger Barbara Lewis 2:42
Song Sample (Just Like) Romeo & Juliet The Reflections 2:22
Mama Said The Shirelles 2:11
Song Sample Cherish The Association 3:25
Song Sample Up On The Roof The Drifters 2:36
Song Sample Dawn (Go Away) The Four Seasons 2:46
Song Sample When a Man Loves a Woman Percy Sledge 2:51

The Sock Hop Collection: Young Love

CD 8
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample My Cherie Amour Stevie Wonder 2:54
Song Sample Going Out of My Head Little Anthony & the Imperials 2:29
Song Sample It’s All in the Game Tommy Edwards 2:38
Song Sample Put Your Head on My Shoulder Paul Anka 2:40
Song Sample Since I Fell for You Lenny Welch 2:55
Song Sample You Belong to Me The Duprees 2:46
Song Sample Unchained Melody The Righteous Brothers 3:37
Song Sample Ooo Baby Baby The Miracles 2:45
Song Sample Only You (And You Alone) The Platters 2:38
Song Sample A Million To One Jimmy Charles and the Revellettes 2:32
Song Sample Sealed with a Kiss Brian Hyland 2:41
Song Sample Goodnight My Love Jesse Belvin 3:09
Song Sample Puppy Love Paul Anka 2:43
(You’re My) Soul and Inspiration The Righteous Brothers 3:21
Song Sample Hey, Girl Freddie Scott 3:10
Song Sample I’m on the Outside (Lookin’ In) Little Anthony & the Imperials 3:09

Pop Memories of the ’60s: Walk Right In

CD 9
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample El Paso City Marty Robbins 4:41
Song Sample Running Scared Roy Orbison 2:14
Song Sample It’s Now or Never Elvis Presley 3:16
Song Sample Theme from “A Summer Place” Percy Faith and His Orchestra 2:21
Song Sample Greenfields The Brothers Four 3:05
Song Sample There! I’ve Said It Again Bobby Vinton 2:22
Song Sample Java Al Hirt 2:00
Song Sample Big Bad John Jimmy Dean 3:01
Song Sample Ringo Loren Greene 3:36
Song Sample We’ll Sing in the Sunshine Gale Garnett 2:58
Song Sample Washington Square The Village Stompers 2:41
Song Sample The End of the World Skeeter Davis 2:36
Song Sample Don’t Sleep in the Subway Petula Clark 2:59
Song Sample Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte Patti Page 2:34
Song Sample Maria Elena Los Indios Tabajaros 3:10
CD 10
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Light My Fire José Feliciano 3:32
Song Sample Walk Right In The Rooftop Singers 2:36
Song Sample Crying in the Chapel Elvis Presley 2:27
Song Sample Love Theme from “Romeo and Juliet” Henry Mancini 2:34
Song Sample Dear Heart Andy Williams 2:55
Song Sample Take Five Dave Brubeck 2:55
Song Sample Little Green Apples O.C. Smith 3:56
Song Sample This Girl Is a Woman Now Gary Puckett & The Union Gap 3:11
Song Sample Somewhere, My Love (Lara’s Theme from Doctor Zhivago) Ray Conniff and the Ray Conniff Singers 2:31
Song Sample Roses Are Red (My Love) Bobby Vinton 2:39
Song Sample My Cup Runneth Over Ed Ames 2:48
Song Sample I Couldn’t Live Without Your Love Petula Clark 2:56
Song Sample The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Hugo Montenegro 2:45
Song Sample To Sir with Love Lulu 2:47
Song Sample Midnight Mary Joey Powers 2:26

Pop Memories of the ’60s: Happy Heart

CD 11
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Suspicious Minds Elvis Presley 4:21
Song Sample You’ve Made Me So Very Happy Blood, Sweat and Tears 4:15
Song Sample Over You Gary Puckett & The Union Gap 2:26
Song Sample Crying Roy Orbison 2:48
Song Sample I Want to Go with You Eddy Arnold 2:42
Song Sample On the Rebound Floyd Cramer 2:08
Song Sample Funny How Time Slips Away Jimmy Elledge 2:51
Song Sample Have You Looked into Your Heart Jerry Vale 2:24
Song Sample P.T. 109 Jimmy Dean 3:13
Song Sample I Love How You Love Me Bobby Vinton 2:31
Song Sample What Will My Mary Say Johnny Mathis 3:11
Song Sample The Old Lamplighter The Browns 2:23
Song Sample The Pink Panther Theme Henry Mancini 2:39
Song Sample Flowers on the Wall The Statler Brothers 2:21
Song Sample My Coloring Book Kitty Kallen 3:21
CD 12
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Abilene George Hamilton IV 2:13
Song Sample Don’t Worry Marty Robbins 3:16
Song Sample Please Love Me Forever Bobby Vinton 2:36
Song Sample Cotton Candy Al Hirt & His Orchestra 2:16
Surrender Elvis Presley 1:54
Song Sample North to Alaska Johnny Horton 2:51
Song Sample Wolverton Mountain Claude King 3:00
Song Sample I Can’t Stay Mad at You Skeeter Davis 2:09
Song Sample Mexico Bob Moore & His Orchestra 2:38
Song Sample My Love, Forgive Me Robert Goulet 2:50
Song Sample When the Snow Is on the Roses Ed Ames 2:39
Song Sample The Men in My Little Girl’s Life Mike Douglas 3:47
Song Sample Try to Remember The Brothers Four 2:56
Song Sample Happy Heart Andy Williams 3:16
Song Sample Our Winter Love Bill Pursell 2:23

Pop Memories of the ’60s: Sweet Dreams

CD 13
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Baby (You’ve Got What It Takes) Brook Benton & Dinah Washington 2:48
Song Sample For You Rick Nelson 2:22
Song Sample Sweet Dreams (Of You) Patsy Cline 2:37
Song Sample Funny Way of Laughing Burl Ives 2:42
Song Sample Break it to Me Gently Brenda Lee 2:40
Song Sample Green, Green Grass of Home Tom Jones 3:06
Song Sample Our Day Will Come Ruby and the Romantics 2:33
Song Sample At Last Etta James 3:00
Song Sample The “In” Crowd Ramsey Lewis Trio 3:18
Song Sample Together Connie Francis 2:56
Song Sample Still Bill Anderson 2:49
Song Sample The Wedding Julie Rogers 2:30
Song Sample You Don’t Have to Be a Baby to Cry The Caravelles 2:00
Song Sample I’ll Never Smile Again The Platters 2:54
Song Sample One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart) Barry Young 2:36
CD 14
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Engine Engine #9 Roger Miller 2:20
Song Sample Am I That Easy to Forget Engelbert Humperdinck 3:09
Song Sample Kiddio Brook Benton 2:35
Song Sample I Want to Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) Brenda Lee 3:06
Song Sample Ebb Tide The Righteous Brothers 2:50
Song Sample Wishin’ and Hopin’ Dusty Springfield 2:57
Song Sample Come Saturday Morning The Sandpipers 3:04
Song Sample Windy Wes Montgomery 2:21
Song Sample The Impossible Dream Jack Jones 2:18
Song Sample Diane The Bachelors 2:33
Song Sample My Heart Has a Mind of its Own Connie Francis 2:34
Song Sample Theme From Dr. Kildare Richard Chamberlain 2:41
Song Sample Young Lovers Paul & Paula 2:32
Song Sample Call Me Chris Montez 2:36
Song Sample More Than a Miracle Roger Williams 2:05

Pop Memories of the ’60s: Look of Love

CD 15
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Fool #1 Brenda Lee 2:31
Song Sample Fools Rush In Rick Nelson 2:34
She’s Got You Patsy Cline 3:02
Song Sample Red Roses for a Blue Lady Bert Kaempfert 2:21
Song Sample The Look of Love Dusty Springfield 3:36
Song Sample The Boll Weevil Song Brook Benton 2:48
Song Sample Husbands and Wives Roger Miller 2:25
Song Sample The Race Is On Jack Jones 2:09
Song Sample Hey There Lonely Boy Ruby and the Romantics 2:47
(You’re My) Soul and Inspiration The Righteous Brothers 3:21
Song Sample Talk Back Trembling Lips Johnny Tillotson 2:41
Song Sample What’s New Pussycat? Tom Jones 2:04
Song Sample Mama Connie Francis 3:58
Song Sample To Each His Own The Platters 2:52
Song Sample Hey Paula Paul & Paula 2:29
CD 16
  Song Title Artist Time
Song Sample Delilah Tom Jones 3:24
Everybody Is Somebody’s Fool Connie Francis 2:41
Song Sample Winter World of Love Engelbert Humperdinck 3:24
Song Sample Sealed with a Kiss Brian Hyland 2:41
Song Sample Hotel Happiness Brook Benton 2:36
Song Sample Walk On By Leroy Van Dyke 2:24
Song Sample Marie The Bachelors 2:19
Song Sample Single Girl Sandy Posey 2:35
Song Sample Losing You Brenda Lee 2:34
Song Sample Lady Jack Jones 2:43
Song Sample Wonderful Summer Robin Ward 2:27
Song Sample Navy Blue Dianne Renay 2:28
Song Sample Beans in My Ears The Serendipity Singers 2:11
Song Sample Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor Lonnie Donnegan 2:29
Song Sample Shangri-La Robert Maxwell 2:03

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