Rose Garden – Lynn Anderson (1970)

“Rose Garden” is a countrypolitan song written by Joe South. It was first recorded by Lynn Anderson in 1970 and released as the second single from her album of the…

Del Shannon – Runaway (1961)

About The Song A Del Shannon record today is as immediately identifiable as when it crackled from a transistor radio 60 years ago. Shannon’s debut single, “Runaway,” was released in…

The Temptations – My Girl (1965)

About The Song “My Girl” is a soul music song recorded by the Temptations for the Gordy (Motown) record label. Written and produced by the Miracles members Smokey Robinson and…

Elvis Presley – Blue Hawaii (1961)

Ah, yes, Elvis Presley’s iconic “Blue Hawaii” (1961). This song transports us directly to a sun-drenched paradise, a world away from the realities of 1961 America. Presley, at the height…