Easy Listening Hits of the 50s by MatherV

Champion(s):

Bix32
Hoops, Hosses, and Trivia


Runner(s)-Up:

ChernicoffS
Lock him up.


Quiz Description

There was no easy listening chart in the 50s, but all these songs hit No. 1 on the main chart and all could be considered "easy listening." In each case, read the lyrics and NAME THE SONG.

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Questions:

You're so like the lady with the mystic smile

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Mona Lisa

If your sweetheart sends a letter of goodbye / It's no secret you'll feel better if you ...

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Cry

See the pyramids along the Nile / Watch the sun rise on a tropic isle

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You Belong to Me

Blow me a kiss from across the room / Say I look nice when I'm not / Touch my hair as you pass my chair ...

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Little Things Mean a Lot

Give him two lips like roses and clover (bung, bung, bung, bung) / Then tell him that his lonesome nights are over

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Mr. Sandman

In the morning mist two lovers kissed and the world stood still / When our fingers touch my silent heart has taught us how to sing ...

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Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

In a lonely shack by a railroad track / He spent his younger days / And I guess the sound of the outward-bound / Made him a slave to his wand'rin ways

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The Wayward Wind

Love me sweet, / never let me go. / You have made my life complete, / and I love you so.

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Love Me Tender

Heavenly shades of night are falling, it's ...

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Twilight Time

When I want you in my arms / When I want you and all your charms / Whenever I want you ...

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All I Have to Do Is Dream

Please send a little girl for me to thrill / A girl who wants my kisses and my arms / A girl with all the charms of you

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Venus

They asked me how I knew / My true love was true

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Smoke Gets in Your Eyes