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Top R&B Songs of 1958

1957 <-1958-> 1959



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1.
04/1958
386

✫1
US
✫1
country
✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #141]
charted as All I Have to Do Is Dream / Claudette in UK charts
[Cadence 1348]
written by Felice Bryant & Boudleaux Bryant
Don't
2.
01/1958
342

✫1
US
2
country
4
R&B
2
UK
[RCA 47-7150]
written by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
3.
09/1958
335

✫1
US


12
R&B
✫1
UK
[MGM 12677]
written by Jack Nance & Conway Twitty
Bird Dog
4.
08/1958
332

✫1
US
✫1
country
2
R&B
2
UK
[Cadence 1350]
written by Boudleaux Bryant
5.
11/1958
329

✫1
US


3
R&B
✫1
UK
#1 hit for Paul Whiteman in 1934
[Mercury 71383]
written by Otto Harbach & Jerome Kern
Hard Headed Woman
6.
06/1958
320

✫1
US
2
country
2
R&B
2
UK
[RCA 47-7280]
written by Claude Demetrius
7.
09/1958
308

✫1
US


10
R&B
2
UK
produced by Phil Spector
written by Phil Spector
8.
02/1958
304

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
5
UK
[instrumental]
[Challenge 1016]
written by Chuck Rio (as Daniel Flores)
9.
07/1958
298

✫1
US
3
country
3
R&B
4
UK
B side to My Bucket's Got a Hole in It
[Imperial 5528]
written by Sharon Sheeley
Who's Sorry Now?
10.
02/1958
292

4
US


4
R&B
✫1
UK
11.
04/1958
290

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
3
UK
[Mercury 71289]
written by Morty Nevins, Al Nevins, Artie Dunn & Buck Ram
12.
06/1958
288

5
US
13
country
✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[Decca 30642]
written by Jack Reardon & Paul Evans
13.
12/1958
287

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
7
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #456]
[ABC 9972]
written by traditional, Harold Logan & Lloyd Price
14.
06/1958
285

✫1
US
18
country
✫1
R&B
8
UK
as Perez Prado & His Orchestra
[RCA 47-7245]
written by Perez Prado & Bob Marcucci (as Bob Marcus)
Wear My Ring Around Your Neck
15.
04/1958
279

2
US
3
country
✫1
R&B
3
UK
[RCA 47-7240]
written by Bert Carroll & Russell Moody
16.
09/1958
276

✫1
US


9
R&B
5
UK
traditional american folk song, 1866
[Capitol 4049]
written by Dave Guard
17.
06/1958
264

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
12
UK
[Atco 6116]
written by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
18.
06/1958
264

✫1
US


18
R&B
12
UK
[novelty]
[MGM 12651]
written by Sheb Wooley
Witch Doctor
19.
04/1958
261

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
11
UK
[Liberty 55132]
written by David Seville (as Ross Bagdasarian Sr.)
20.
12/1958
247

2
US


11
R&B
4
UK
21.
05/1958
247

3
US


9
R&B
2
UK
[Capitol 3960]
written by Bruce Belland & Glen A. Larson (as Glen Larson)
Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu)
22.
08/1958
247

✫1
US


2
R&B


[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1959]
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1959]
[Decca 30677]
written by Domenico Modugno & Franco Migliacci
23.
07/1958
238

✫1
US


✫1
R&B
25
UK
[Apt 25005]
written by Vito Picone & Arthur Venosa
24.
03/1958
236

2
US


3
R&B
6
UK
[Cadence 1345]
written by Beverly Ross & Julius Dixon (as Julius Dixson)
25.
01/1958
230

✫1
US


✫1
R&B


26.
12/1958
218

✫1
US


5
R&B


with David Seville
[novelty]
[Christmas]
[Liberty 55168]
written by David Seville (as Ross Bagdasarian Sr.)
Rockin' Robin
27.
08/1958
215

2
US


✫1
R&B
29
UK
[Class 229]
written by Jimmie Thomas
28.
02/1958
214

2
US


✫1
R&B
16
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #272]
[Chess 1683]
written by Chuck Berry
29.
06/1958
205

3
US


5
R&B
9
UK
charted as My True Love / Leroy in US R&B charts
[Carlton 462]
written by Jack Scott
30.
06/1958
203

3
US
14
country
✫1
R&B
19
UK
[Atco 6117]
written by Bobby Darin & Murray Kaufman
31.
11/1958
202

2
US


11
R&B
29
UK
[Del-Fi 4110]
written by Ritchie Valens
32.
09/1958
201

7
US


19
R&B
3
UK
as Tommy Dorsey Orchestra starring Warren Covington
[instrumental]
[Decca 30704]
written by Vincent Youmans & Irving Caesar
Chantilly Lace
33.
08/1958
199

6
US


3
R&B
12
UK
[novelty]
[Mercury 71343]
written by The Big Bopper (as JP Richardson)
Breathless
34.
03/1958
197

7
US
4
country
3
R&B
8
UK
[Sun 288]
written by Otis Blackwell
35.
12/1958
194

2
US


16
R&B
22
UK
as Bill Parsons
[novelty]
[Fraternity 835]
written by Bobby Bare (as Bill Parsons) & Orville Lunsford
36.
07/1958
194

7
US


11
R&B
5
UK
[ABC-Paramount 9934]
written by Charles Strouse & Fred Tobias (as Frederick Tobias)
37.
08/1958
192

3
US


✫1
R&B
29
UK
[instrumental]
charted as Topsy I / Topsy II in UK charts
[Love 5004]
written by Eddie Durham & Edgar Battle
Fever
38.
07/1958
190

8
US


5
R&B
5
UK
with Jack Marshall's Music
[Capitol 3998]
written by Eddie Cooley & Otis Blackwell (as John Davenport)
39.
01/1958
186

2
US


6
R&B


[Capitol 3845]
written by Bruce Belland & Glen A. Larson (as Glen Larson)
Sixteen Candles
40.
11/1958
185

2
US


4
R&B


[Coed 506]
written by Luther Dixon & Allyson Khent (as Allyson R. Khent)
41.
01/1958
185

7
US


14
R&B
6
UK
[ABC-Paramount 9880]
written by Paul Anka
42.
01/1958
171

3
US


2
R&B


43.
08/1958
171

5
US


6
R&B
23
UK
[Dot 15781]
written by Robin Luke
44.
06/1958
170

6
US
17
country
8
R&B
19
UK
[instrumental]
[Jamie 1104]
written by Duane Eddy & Lee Hazlewood
Tears on My Pillow
45.
08/1958
166

4
US


2
R&B


as The Imperials
written by Sylvester Bradford & Al Lewis
46.
07/1958
165

4
US


✫1
R&B


as Jimmy Clanton and His Rockets
[Ace 546]
written by Jimmy Clanton & Cosimo Matassa
47.
04/1958
163

4
US
10
country
6
R&B


[Imperial 5503]
written by Dorsey Burnette & Johnny Burnette
One Night
48.
11/1958
160

4
US
24
country
10
R&B


hit for Smiley Lewis in 1956
[RCA 47-7410]
written by Dave Bartholomew, Earl King [Earl Johnson] (as Pearl King) & Anita Steiman
49.
04/1958
160

5
US


2
R&B


[Capitol 3939]
written by Brook Benton, Belford Hendricks & Clyde Otis
50.
11/1958
158

4
US
5
country
14
R&B


51.
10/1958
158

6
US


✫1
R&B


Do You Wanna Dance?
52.
05/1958
157

5
US


2
R&B


[Josie 835]
written by Bobby Freeman
53.
04/1958
156

3
US


7
R&B


[Roulette 4070]
written by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, Hugo Peretti (as part of Mark Markwell) & Luigi Creatore (as part of Mark Markwell)
54.
03/1958
155

5
US


3
R&B


[Argo 5290]
written by Warren Davis, George Malone & Charles Patrick
55.
01/1958
154

5
US


4
R&B


featuring Janice Green
[Nasco 6005]
written by Noel Ball & Ken Moffitt
Summertime Blues
56.
08/1958
151

8
US


11
R&B
18
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #73]
[Liberty 55144]
written by Eddie Cochran & Jerry Capehart
57.
10/1958
151

9
US


6
R&B
24
UK
[Atco 6127]
written by Woody Harris
58.
11/1958
146

6
US


2
R&B


[Imperial 5553]
written by Fats Domino (as Antoine Domino) & Dave Bartholomew
59.
01/1958
141

8
US
4
country
5
R&B


US: B-side to Don't
[RCA 47-7150]
written by Rose Marie McCoy & Kelly Owens
60.
04/1958
141

6
US


9
R&B


[Era 1064]
written by Wayne Shanklin
61.
02/1958
138

7
US


5
R&B


[Checker 885]
written by Jimmy McCracklin & Bob Garlic
62.
05/1958
137

5
US


5
R&B


[Demon 1507]
written by Jody Reynolds & Dolores Nance
Maybe Baby
63.
03/1958
136

17
US


4
R&B
4
UK
as Buddy Holly & The Crickets
[Brunswick 55053]
written by Norman Petty & Buddy Holly (as Charles Hardin)
64.
04/1958
135

9
US


✫1
R&B


written by Fred Jay & Art Harris
65.
03/1958
135

6
US


19
R&B


[novelty]
written by Kal Mann (as Jon Sheldon) & Harry Land
66.
11/1958
134

7
US


✫1
R&B


[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #308]
[Brunswick 55105]
written by Berry Gordy & Billy Davis [Roquel Davis] (as Tyran Carlo)
67.
02/1958
134

7
US
5
country
19
R&B
18
UK
[Roulette 4045]
written by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, Hugo Peretti (as part of Mark Markwell) & Luigi Creatore (as part of Mark Markwell)
Devoted to You
68.
08/1958
134

10
US
7
country
2
R&B


B side to Bird Dog
[Cadence 1350]
written by Felice Bryant & Boudleaux Bryant
69.
07/1958
133

9
US


10
R&B
30
UK
backing vocals by the Four Dates
[Chancellor 1021]
written by Clint Ballard Jr. (as Clint Ballard) & Hank Hunter
70.
09/1958
133

7
US


16
R&B


[Decca 9-30719]
written by Jimmy Krondes & Sid Jacobson
Johnny B. Goode
71.
04/1958
133

8
US


2
R&B


[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #7]
[Chess 1691]
written by Chuck Berry
72.
02/1958
132

10
US


4
R&B
8
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #94]
[Specialty 624]
written by John Marascalco & Robert Blackwell
73.
07/1958
132

8
US


7
R&B
12
UK
[novelty]
[Zee 103 / Demon 1508]
written by Cliff Goldsmith & Fred Smith
74.
06/1958
132

7
US


4
R&B


[Mercury 71322]
written by Danny Webb
75.
01/1958
130

7
US


8
R&B


[Chancellor 1011]
written by Peter De Angelis & Bob Marcucci
76.
12/1958
130

6
US


2
R&B


[Atlantic 2007]
written by Al Julia
77.
05/1958
129

8
US


4
R&B


as Jan & Arnie
[Arwin 108]
written by Arnie Ginsberg & Jan Berry
78.
06/1958
128

9
US


3
R&B


as the Johnny Otis Show
[Capitol 3966]
written by Johnny Otis
Lonesome Town
79.
128

7
US


15
R&B


[Imperial 5545]
written by Baker Knight
80.
122

9
US


4
R&B



written by Huey "Piano" Smith (as Huey Smith)
81.
01/1958
120

9
US


6
R&B


[Swan 4002]
written by Bob Crewe & Frank Slay
82.
09/1958
111

41
US


12
R&B
2
UK
[Specialty 645]
written by Harry Akst & Benny Davis
High School Confidential
83.
06/1958
102

21
US
9
country
5
R&B
12
UK
[Sun 296]
written by Jerry Lee Lewis & Ron Hargrave
84.
05/1958
94

11
US


5
R&B


charted as My True Love / Leroy in US R&B charts
[Carlton 462]
written by Giuseppe Perotti & Jack Scott
85.
03/1958
84

12
US
10
country
6
R&B


[Imperial 5503]
written by Clarence Williams
86.
11/1958
83

15
US


22
R&B
22
UK
[Jamie 1111]
written by Duane Eddy & Lee Hazlewood
87.
01/1958
83

15
US


2
R&B


[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #195]
[End 1005]
written by Richard Barrett, Arlene Smith & George Goldner
88.
01/1958
83

13
US


2
R&B


[Epic 9257]
written by Jesse Stone
89.
03/1958
81

22
US


7
R&B
23
UK
[Brunswick 55052]
written by Berry Gordy, Gwen Gordy (as Gwendolyn Gordy) & Billy Davis [Roquel Davis] (as Tyran Carlo)
90.
06/1958
80

11
US


3
R&B


as Jerry Butler & the Impressions
[Abner 1013]
written by Arthur Brooks, Richard Brooks & Jerry Butler
91.
08/1958
78

11
US


11
R&B


[Challenge 59013]
written by Tommy Jarrett
92.
04/1958
77

15
US
3
country
10
R&B


US: B-side to Wear My Ring Around Your Neck
written by Clyde Otis & Willie Dixon
93.
12/1958
77

11
US


27
R&B


written in 1926, with new lyrics added
written by Al Hoffman, Charles King (as Charles E. King) & Dick Manning
94.
04/1958
76

13
US


7
R&B


[Capitol 3926]
written by Ed Townsend
Lazy Mary (Luna Mezzo Mare)
95.
03/1958
75

12
US


14
R&B


[RCA Victor 7160]
written by Paolo Citorello & Lou Monte
96.
08/1958
75

12
US


11
R&B


[Dot 15805]
written by Don Burch
97.
05/1958
69

22
US


14
R&B
26
UK
charted as Sick and Tired / No, No in US R&B charts
[Imperial 5515]
written by Fats Domino (as Antoine Domino) & Dave Bartholomew
98.
12/1958
66

14
US


25
R&B


[RCA 47-7408]
written by Neil Sedaka & Howard Greenfield
99.
04/1958
65

16
US


11
R&B


as Link Wray & His Ray Men
[instruental]
[Cadence 1347]
written by Milt Grant & Link Wray
100.
08/1958
63

18
US


5
R&B


[Hunt 321]
written by The Quin-Tones

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