Pop Memories 1890-1954
Currently unavailable.An artist-by-artist account of the 65 formative years of recorded popular music--over 1,600 artists and 12,000 recordings in all--with data from popular music charts, surveys and listings.
POP MEMORIES 1890-1954
This book is by far one of our all-time bestsellers -- a proven favorite with our readers! Pop into the past with the only fully researched and documented historical reference work on early American popular music. Features an artist-by-artist listing of over 12,000 records that appeared on America's popular music charts, surveys and record listings. Includes accurate, in-depth biographies, title trivia notes, an alphabetical song title section, rankings of the Top 100 Artists and Hits, a year-by-year listing of all #1 records, and more. A treasure trove of vintage recordings and artists from the reign of Ragtime to the roots of Rock. Whether your favorite is Rudy Vallee or Rosemary Clooney, all their hits are listed here.