What Is Doo-Wop?
A basic guide to doo-wop music, its best and most popular artists, groups, singers, and songs, and a history of how the style fits into other areas of pop and rock music. From the Oldies music guide at About.com.
The Top Ten Biggest Doo-Wop Hits Of All Time
This list represents the biggest and most popular doo-wop songs of all time, as determined by Billboard chart rankings. These are not necessarily the best doo-wop songs ever -- although they're classics all -- but they remain the most popular, the ones that have stuck with us through decades of changing trends and styles.
Doo-wop playlist: The Glory of Love
A playlist of doo-wop love songs and ballads for you to enjoy at home or on the go. Check out these classic 50s songs and their descriptions, find which ones are available, download them right here, and enjoy!
Doo Wop In-Depth
All about doo-wop music -- an in-depth look at this famous musical style, its history, development, artists, songs, and legacy. From your Oldies Guide at About.com.
The Dells: In the Spotlight
The Dells were a part of doo-wop almost from its very beginning, but after hitting it big with "Oh What a Nite," they refused to let the lack of a followup hit get them down, sticking together and eventually becoming one of the country's best Chicago Soul groups with smashes like "Stay in My Corner" and "There Is." This portrait of The Dells, including their history, chart hits, and trivia, is one of several bios on the most popular artists of rock's first era, written and compiled by your Oldies Guide at About.com.
The Five Satins: In the Spotlight
The Five Satins were known almost exclusively for one hit record, but it was a song that would establish doo-wop forever: "In the Still of the Night." This profile of the Five Satins, including history, songs, chart hits, and trivia, is one of several bios on the most popular artists of rock's first generation, written and compiled by your Oldies Guide at About.com.