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Favorite Hits from the Past
Are you a music lover? Do you enjoy classic tunes from the Doo-wop, Motown and Oldies genres? You should check out these famous hits from the past. They're guaranteed to be pleasing to your ears.
5 Classic Doo-wop Songs
1. Duke of Earl by Gene Chandler
This is a classic hit! The low tones and catchy lyrics are enough to lure you in, time and time again.
2. At the Hop by Danny and the Juniors
This piece is iconic. During the height of the fifties, dancing and milkshakes at the local hop were all the rage.
3. 16 Candles by The Crests
Ah, such a lovely oldie goldie. With a romantic theme, every girl has probably listened to this song on their 16th birthday.
4. There Goes My Baby by The Drifters
Fall in love all over again by listening to this classic.
5. Little Darlin' by The Diamonds
Enjoy this melodic, yet catchy blast from the past.
Let's take a look at 5 Motown Hits:
1. Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell
Get hyped up over this mood-boosting classic!
2. Please Mr. Postman by The Marvelettes
This song will take you into the heart of the Motown vibe!
3. Ain't Too Proud to Beg by The Temptations
Get your groove on while dancing to this smooth, classic hit.
4. This Old Heart of Mine by The Isley Brothers
With this infectious melody, you can loosen up and enjoy yourself.
5. I Want You Back by Jackson 5
With the energizing high beats and catchy melodies, this song always adds a cheerful touch!
Lastly, 5 Oldies Rock 'n' Roll Hits
1. She Loves You by The Beatles
Everyone enjoys the infectious sounds of this classic hit. During the '60s, it had teen girls screaming worldwide!
2. Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys
If you're picking up good vibrations, this iconic classic is your jam! It made everyone keep their radios turned on back in the day.
3. (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by Rolling Stones
This song was so popular during the sixties, many artists later on recorded their own versions! During the time that bell-bottoms were becoming high fashion, this hit was always on the radio.
4. Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison
Most everyone can sing a line or two from this classic hit. Its catchy melody will likely be around for centuries to come.
5. Wild Thing by Troggs
Finally, we have this iconic hit. Get ready to dance and boogie. This song will make you want to leave your seat and join the dance floor!
If you enjoy the songs listed above, then you'll enjoy the next performance at the Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center! Under the Streetlamp, a band that performs covers of popular Doo-wop, Motown, and old-time rock hits while dancing to slick choreography:
- When: Friday, May 27, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center
- Tickets purchased online will be mailed to the address you provide upon ticket purchase within 7 days prior to the show.
- Tickets purchased 7 days of the show date will be available for pickup at Will Call on the night of the show. Will Call opens at 6:15 p.m. and is located at the Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center.
- Discounted tickets based on Fan Club® Membership are available for purchase at the casino.
- Tickets Prices: $10 Platinum or Millionaire, $15 Gold, $20 Fan Club and Select, $25 General Admission.
Get your tickets while you can! It's a performance that you won't want to miss. We'll see you there!