Best Songs for a 50s Themed Party

If you are looking into throwing a 50s themed party, one of the best things that will make your party fun is playing some 50s party songs. Do you still remember the most popular 1950s party songs? Playing these songs at your party will surely give your guest a nostalgic moment. It is also an excellent background for you while reminiscing all the fun and enjoyable experiences you’ve had back in the 50s.

If you are currently searching for the best songs you can play, your party will be jumping, and your guests will be singing along with this list of 1950s party songs that we’ve put together for you. So, prepare the most delicious foods and jive with these songs at your party.

  1. “I Need You I Want You” by Elvis Presley
  2. “On the Way to Cape May” by Al Alberts
  3. “That’s Amore” by Dean Martin
  4. “Come Fly with Me” by Frank Sinatra
  5. “La Bamba” by Ritchie Valens
  6. “Johnny B. Goode” by Chuck Berry
  7. “Love Me Tender” by Elvis Presley
  8. “When I Fall in Love” by Nat King Cole
  9. “Blue Suede Shoes” by Elvis Presley
  10. “Tequila” by Champs
  11. “All the Way” by Frank Sinatra
  12. “Tutti-Frutti” by Little Richard
  13. “(We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock” by Bill Haley & His Comets
  14. “At the Hop” by Danny & The Juniors
  15. “Yakety Yak” by Coasters
  16. “Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Helms
  17. “Honeysuckle Rose” by Louis Armstrong
  18. “Venus” by Frankie Avalon
  19. “What’d I Say” by Ray Charles
  20. “Long Tall Sally” by Little Richard
  21. “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On” by Jerry Lee Lewis
  22. “In the Still of the Night” by The Five Satins
  23. “It’s All in the Game” by Tommy Edwards
  24. “It’s Only Make Believe” by Conway Twitty
  25. “The Great Pretender” by The Platters
  26. “Lonely Boy” by Paul Anka
  27. “For Your Precious Love” by Jerry Butler
  28. “Only Sixteen” by Sam Cooke
  29. “Rock and Roll Waltz” by Kay Starr
  30. “Stupid Cupid” by Connie Francis
  31. “Singing the Blues” by Guy Mitchell
  32. “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Jimmy Boyd
  33. “Poison Ivy” by Coasters
  34. “Volare” by Domenico Modugno
  35. “Diana” by Paul Anka
  36. “Bye Bye Love” by Everly Brothers
  37. “Sing Sing Sing” by Bernie Lowe Orchestra
  38. “Cherry Pink and Blossom White” by Perez Prado
  39. “Stagger Lee” by Lloyd Price
  40. “Rattle and Roll Shake” by Bill Haley & His Comets
  41. “Love Potion No. 9” by Clovers
  42. “A Teenager in Love” by Dion & The Belmonts
  43. “Too Marvelous for Words” by Ella Fitzgerald
  44. “Love is a Many-Splendored Thing” by Four Aces
  45. “I Wish You Love” by Dean Martin
  46. “Rock and Roll is Here to Stay” by Danny & The Juniors
  47. “Do You Want to Dance” by Bobby Freeman
  48. “There Goes My Baby” by Drifters
  49. “Jambalaya (On the Bayou) by Hank Williams
  50. “My Funny Valentine” by Frank Sinatra

These are the best songs for a 50s themed party that we can recommend. Whether you like a chill party where you and your guests can sing along or an energetic party where you all can dance to the music, this list surely has something excellent for you. We hope the songs we shared will help make your party fun and memorable.