Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

REDISCOVER The ’50s: Rhythm & Blues

Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

The firey bridge between jump-blues & soul, R&B's first decade was equal parts raunchy & romantic,

87 SONGS • 4 HOURS AND 9 MINUTES

6Saturday Night Fish Fry
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
05:23
15Dream Girl
17Fever
18The Twist
Hank Ballard
02:37
20Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials
02:16
24Sea Of Love
Phil Phillips & The Twilights
02:24
39Chains of Love (with Van Piano Man Walls Orchestra)
Joe Turner feat. Van Piano Man Walls Orchestra
03:23
41Talk to Me, Talk to Me
Little Willie John
02:43
45Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Lloyd Price
02:31
47Treasure Of Love (Single)
54Pink Champagne
Joe Liggins & Joe Liggins & His Honeydrippers
03:00
56Searchin'
The Coasters
02:39
61Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere
Joe Morris Orchestra/Laurie Tate
03:03
62I Got Loaded
Peppermint Harris With Maxwell Davis And His All-Stars
02:26
63Drip Drop
72Work With Me Annie
Hank Ballard & the Midnighters
02:46
79Jim Dandy
LaVern Baker
02:10