Playing tracks by
Mahalia Jackson, Jan & Dean, Elvis Presley, Hank Ballard & the Midnighters, Nat "King" Cole and more.
A mixcloud playlist of all the songs excerpted in the special Patreon-only bonus episode of my podcast "A History of Rock Music in 500 Songs". To hear that podcast, visit 500songs.com , and to hear the Patreon-only bonus episode, sign up at patreon.com/andrewhickey. This episode is a Christmas bonus, and so is on "Merry Christmas Baby" by Johnny Moore and the Three Blazers featuring Charles Brown, and also features Mabel Scott, Charles Brown, Nat "King" Cole, Elvis Presley, Mahalia Jackson, the Monkees, Hank Ballard and the Midnighters, and Jan and Dean.