music released in 1959


singles released or popular in 1959

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#1 “Mack the Knife” by Bobby Darin (with 25153 votes)

#2 “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat” by Charles Mingus (with 22049 votes)

#3 “Rondo A La Turk” by Dave Brubeck (with 19773 votes)

#4 “What’d I Say” by Ray Charles (with 18853 votes)

#5 “Along Came Betty” by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers (with 18834 votes)

#6 “Take Five” by Dave Brubeck (with 17983 votes)

#7 “Freddie Freeloader” by Miles Davis (with 16638 votes)

#8 “So What (official video)” by Miles Davis (with 15465 votes)

#9 “All Blues” by Miles Davis (with 14022 votes)

#10 “The Battle of New Orleans” by Johnny Horton (with 10237 votes)

#11 “Moanin’” by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers (with 10060 votes)

#12 “A Big Hunk o’ Love” by Elvis Presley (with 7104 votes)

#13 “A Big Hunk o’ Love (live)” by Elvis Presley (with 7017 votes)

#14 “Mr. P.C.” by John Coltrane (with 5918 votes)

#15 “Lonely Woman” by Ornette Coleman (with 4772 votes)

#16 “The Man I Love” by Ella Fitzgerald (with 4722 votes)

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