GOLDEN ERA OF ROCK & ROLL JUKEBOX–TOMMY EDWARDS

TOMMY EDWARDS WAS NOT JUST A “ONE HIT WONDER”, IN FACT HE CHARTED 14 HITS ON THE BILLBOARD HOT 100 BETWEEN 1958 AND 1960.  MANY OF THEM WERE DOUBLE-SIDED HITS.  THREE OF THEM BECAME HITS IN THE ROCK ERA, AFTER THEY HAD BEEN HITS IN THE EARLY 1950S…IT’S ALL IN THE GAME-1951…PLEASE MR. SUN-1952 AND…THE MORNING SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN-1951.  THEY WERE RE-RECORDED IN THE LATE 1950S WITH AN UP-DATED SOUND, THAT BECAME VERY SUCCESSFUL IN THE ROCK ERA.  THE ORIGINAL VERSION OF…IT’S ALL IN THE GAME…FROM 1951 IS INCLUDED.

ALL OF TOMMY EDWARDS HITS WERE RECORDED ON MGM RECORDS.

It’s All In The Game – #1 Hit Record 1958

Please Love Me Forever – #61 Flip-side of ‘It’s All In The Game”

Love Is All We Need – #15 Hit Record 1958

Please Mr. Sun – #11 Hit Record 1959

The Morning Side Of The Mountain – #27 Hit Record, Flip-side of “Please Mr. Sun”

(New In) The Ways Of Love – #47 Hit Record 1959

I Really Don’t Want To Know – #18 Hit Record 1960

It’s All In The Game – Original 1951 #18 Hit Record

TOMMY EDWARDS DIED IN 1969 AT THE AGE OF 47.  HIS LEGACY IS HIS WONDERFUL MUSIC…THAT LIVES IN THE…”GOLDEN ERA OF ROCK AND ROLL”.

TILL THE NEXT TIME—JOE

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