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CA 101H Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century: 1950s

Resources for CA 101H: Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century.

Audio playlist - 1950s

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Background Videos - 1950s

Video playlist - 1950s

Your Cheatin' Heart

Music & Lyrics: Hank Williams, Sr.
Performer: Hank Williams, Sr.
Date: 1953

Hound Dog

Music & Lyrics: Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
Performer: Elvis Presley
Date: 1956

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