music released in 1959


singles released or popular in 1959

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#1 “Mack the Knife” by Bobby Darin (with 23410 votes)

#2 “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat” by Charles Mingus (with 20622 votes)

#3 “Rondo A La Turk” by Dave Brubeck (with 18293 votes)

#4 “Along Came Betty” by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers (with 17240 votes)

#5 “What’d I Say” by Ray Charles (with 16869 votes)

#6 “Take Five” by Dave Brubeck (with 16479 votes)

#7 “Freddie Freeloader” by Miles Davis (with 14954 votes)

#8 “So What (official video)” by Miles Davis (with 12456 votes)

#9 “All Blues” by Miles Davis (with 12359 votes)

#10 “The Battle of New Orleans” by Johnny Horton (with 8975 votes)

#11 “Moanin’” by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers (with 8597 votes)

#12 “A Big Hunk o’ Love” by Elvis Presley (with 5532 votes)

#13 “A Big Hunk o’ Love (live)” by Elvis Presley (with 5497 votes)

#14 “Mr. P.C.” by John Coltrane (with 4518 votes)

#15 “Lonely Woman” by Ornette Coleman (with 3459 votes)

#16 “The Man I Love” by Ella Fitzgerald (with 3390 votes)

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