30-Day Song Challenge — Golden Oldies

Today we are asked for “a song from the year we were born.” Now we are talking about some serious ancient history here. I was born about nine months after World War II ended. I was literally one of the first of the Baby Boomers. I Googled the Billboard top 100 songs of 1946 and this is the song that was sitting at the number one position:

12 thoughts on “30-Day Song Challenge — Golden Oldies

  1. Karen "Dink" Urbanski December 18, 2018 / 6:06 am

    Beautiful. I just finished a novel about WWII, hearing this, I can imagine the importance of simple love songs after such an intense season of war. My favorite Perry Como song is, “And I Love you So”

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    • Fandango December 18, 2018 / 12:28 pm

      Perry Como was such a cool crooner.


  2. pvcann December 18, 2018 / 7:23 am

    But nonetheless a golden perennial


  3. Marleen December 18, 2018 / 8:13 am

    I learned that 1963 was the last year without British Invasion songs in the top hundred.

    Kyu Sakamoto ~ Sukiyaki (HQ)

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  4. msjadeli December 18, 2018 / 10:54 am

    I wonder how long The Perry Como show was on the air because I remember it and I was born at the end of the 50s. Mellow and beautiful. It was a different time in those days.

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