There are plenty of oldie songs that are worth to be mentioned on the list of best oldies of all time. The past several decades there were some really great songs too, but some evergreens will be popular forever. The new generations might not recognize or know all the songs that are on this list, but all of them are great songs that are worth to be listened over and over again. So without further ado, here is the list of top 10 great oldies songs of all time.
10. Mack the Knife – Bobby Darin (1959)
This is a great song that you can listen many times over and never get bored from it. Catchy tune, awesome vocal and powerful performance of Bobby Darin characterizes this song. Definitely one of the best songs that comes from the 50`s decade.
9. All My Loving – The Beatles (1964)
The Beatles created dozens of fabulous songs and this one is one of the top songs of the 60`s decade. It stayed among the top ten of the decade for a very long time. This is one of the songs they performed it for the first time on US soil.
8. Reach Out I`ll Be There – The Four Tops (1966)
Levi Stubbs is just amazing in the performance of this song. Powerful voice, great lyrics and nice music – simple, yet fantastic.
7. Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations (1969)
Awesome tune that lives forever. Today it is equally popular and nice to listen as in the decade when it appeared. Check it out if you have not done it before.
6. The Love You Save – Jackson 5 (1970)
Jackson 5 were a group that left a big mark in the 70`s. Many kids grew up listening to their catchy, funky songs. Michael Jackson was great as a kid and this song is fantastic.
5. It Only Takes a Minute – Tavares (1975)
Tavares were a great group at the time, although they probably did not get the full credit they deserved for their songs. This is a great example of top disco song that was loved by many people worldwide.
4. Who Loves You – The Four Seasons (1975)
One of the top doo wop groups, The Four Seasons made a masterpiece disco song. Great for dancing and listening for any occasion.
3. I Just Want To Be Your Everything – Andy Gibb (1977)
Beautiful, relaxing and smooth song dedicated to all romantics out there.
2. Copacabana – Barry Manilow (1978)
Everybody recognizes the powerful voice of Barry Manilow. This song is catchy and great even if you are not big fan of Manilow.
- Got My Mind Set On You – George Harrison (1987)
Every retro party must have this song on the playlist. This song was made in the era of many pop songs, but it survived and showed the world that great songs last forever. Fun song with nice tempo that will take you back in some good old times.