On August 26, 1950, Patti entered the US charts with the song that became her first No.1.
Listen to some of the well-known and more obscure entries on Billboard's first-ever Hot 100, for the week of August 4, 1958.
'Gentle On My Mind' won two Grammys for Glen Campbell, two more for writer John Hartford, and became one of Glen's all-time signature songs.
uDiscover celebrates a enduring ballad that connects Glenn Miller, Louis Armstrong, Rick Nelson, Norah Jones and the Rolling Stones, 'The Nearness Of You,'
This was still the world of the crooners, of Sinatra, Martin, Crosby, Cole and Al Martino; on the female side, of Patti Page, Kay Starr and Kitty Kallen...