Oldies Music Lyrics

My Favorite Vinyl Record Oldies.

Sock hops, Friday night crusin' and those cool cars.

This Oldies Music Lyrics page is about my favorite vinyl record oldies that just seem to have been "Lost in the fifties" and receive very little, if any, radio play in today's fast paced world.

Let me slow it down a little for you and ask you to return with me through these pages of Classic Oldies Music.

I still believe there is a place somewhere on your radio dial that takes you back to where my special trip begins.

This first song is a remake of the original fifties tune and released as a country song in 1985 by Ronnie Milsap.

This Lost in the Fifties remake ended up song of the year and #8 on the adult contemporary charts.    

Oldies Music Lyrics - Why start with this song?

I started with this song because of the video and how close it relates to the fifties and one of my favorite Doo-Wop songs "In the Still of the Night" by the Five Satins.

I simply dragged it out of the eighties and put it in the fifties where it belongs:)

Lost in the Fifties - First girl friend, class rings and those cool cars.

The late 50s through the early 60s was filled with music that makes you feel good and smile. It takes us back to a simpler, more innocent time when cars, clothes, dances and friends were important. 

We enjoyed the break-up and make-up songs, the happy songs, the feel good songs, and vocal group classics... these songs sound even better today because they're timeless. 

Remember when your girlfriend accepted your class ring, it was so cool to go steady, and how everything felt so right slow dancing to "In The Still of the Night" by The Five Satins.

Enjoy this wonderful old song and relive the memories of those  teenage years.

Lost in the Fifties - In The Still of the Night  
Ronnie Milsap

Written by Fred Parris, Mike Reid, and Troy Seals

Close your eyes baby...follow my heart
Call on the mem'ries...here in the dark
We'll let the magic...take us away
Back to the feeling....we shared when they'd play

In the still of the night...hold me darling
Hold me tight...oh, shoo-doop, shoo-be do
shoo-doop, doo; so real...so right
Lost in the fifties tonight


These precious hours...we know we can't survive
Love's all that matters...while the past is alive

Now and for always, till time disappears
We'll hold each other...whenever we hear


In the still of the night, hold me darling
Hold me tight...oh, shoo-doop, shoo-be do

shoo-doop, doo; so real, so right

Lost in the fifties tonight...

Oldies Music Lyrics - Continue below with more Cool oldies.

When you click those links below imagine they're your favorite spot on your oldies radio dial. Take all the time you need, step back in time and listen to some solid gold coming out of that radio.

Be sure to come back often to see all the new pages uploaded and the really cool oldies music you can read about and watch live videos,  just like the ones below.

Mr. Cool - Dooley and his Pink Shoe Laces - Cool Video

"Oh Little One" My Favorite Jack Scott song from 1960

Conway Twitty's only #1 Pop song from 1958 - My Favorite

Lonely Blue Boy - My other favorite Conway Twitty fifties song

Remember the Locomotion? Watch a Cool dance version here

1960 song "Why Do I Love You So" by Johnny Tillotson

"Frankie" - A Favorite 50s Teen dance song by Connie Francis

"Darling Lorraine" - Don't miss this wonderful rare performance

"Do You Love Me" - An exciting Live performance by The Contours.

A Classic Oldies favorite - "You Were Mine" by the Fireflies.

Venus - Frankie Avalon's signature song.

Love Me with All Your Heart - Really nice #1 song from 1964.

Let's sneak into the 70s with Two Andrew Gold Songs.

Roy Orbison with Daisy Duke in the classic "Pretty Woman".

Poetry in Motion | An American pastime - Girl watching

"Good Vibrations" - A Brian Wilson Classic from 1966

"Sukiyaki" - A silly name for a sad song

My favorite John Denver song - Country Roads

The Music of Veracruze - The Story of Labamba

Beautiful Classic Ballad by Earl Grant - "The End"

Just The Way You Are - Billy Joel #3 song from 1978

What's Your Name - Don & Juan #7 song from 1962.

The Tennessee Waltz - 1950 Patti Page #1 song.

One Fine Day - Cool video with original lead singer.

Baby's Gone - My Favorite Gene Thomas Classic from 1963

Skip and Flip - "It Was I" from 1959. Dust the cobwebs off your memory - you're gonna love this rare old classic.

Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress - Our new Secret Agent.

Jimmy Dean Lyrics - "Big Bad John" a Country Classic

Burgers and Fries and cherry pies and a drive-in movie on a moonlit night.

American Graffiti - Is this the best teen movie ever?

The Wah-Watusi - The Orlons #2 song from 1962.

Looking For An Echo - Doo-Wop icon Kenny Vance and the Planotones.

"Abilene" - George Hamilton IV #1 song in 1963.

"Tear Time" - Wilma Burgess sad song from 1967.

"Doo-Wah Days" - Country tune with oldies melody and lyrics.

Chuck Berry - "You Never Can Tell" from 1964. Two great videos.

Neil Sedaka Hits medley - Includes "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen."

"Short Shorts & Believe Me" - The Royal Teens.


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Thanks for an excellent musical experience. I found your website by accident and just kept enjoying one classic after another. Great job! Like yourself, I am still enjoying my vinyl collection. We share many of the same favorite artists. Regards,

Jim Miles, Germantown, MD

Congratulations on an outstanding site. I am from the old school. I was 13 when Rock & Roll erupted in 1955. I would literally run home from school to watch Bandstand every day. I lived outside Philly and grew up with all the Philadelphia music scene and its performers. Keep up the good work and I thank you for your time and effort in keeping the old vinyl music alive for us and future generations.

Bill Moore (retired)
Lugoff, SC

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