April 20 - May 20
In the days before earbuds and personal playlists, every week the country would wait to find out if our favorite songs made the Top 40. Few things were more successful than radio in bringing the Songbook into people’s homes and lives. From “Your Hit Parade” to Casey Kasem, revisit the Billboard hits from its origins to the early 1970s.
Only the best of the best make the cut in this production. All songs were Number 1 hits on the Billboard charts, starting with “Sing, Sing, Sing” from 1937. Take a journey through more than three decades of chart-toppers, including “Chattanooga Choo Choo,” “Candy,” “Tennessee Waltz,” “Rock Around The Clock,” “Catch A Falling Star,” “Yesterday,” “Downtown,” “Monday, Monday,” “Close To You,” and more.