Fifty years ago some rock icons scored one or more of their top hits. Click “View original post” below to head over to SERENDIPITY to find my top 20 songs of 1968. While you are there, find today’s article on the one hit wonders of the same year, One Wonderful Moment.
The Golden Age of Rock Turns 50, 1968 by Rich Paschall
Everyone will look back on their youth with the belief that the hit music of their time comprised the Golden Age of whatever genre was on top. We will, of course, make the same claim. In fact every genre of our time hit the pop charts. Many of those songs have not lost their golden shine 50 years later. I know you are eagerly awaiting my top ten list of songs having a golden anniversary. You will be pleased to know I initially wrote down so many (46), that I will have to give you a top 20.
Some iconic rock and roll acts had come to prominence and charted singles and albums. Rock legends Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, Tommy James and the Shondells, The Doors, The Moody Blues, The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, Janis Joplin and…
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