We all have personal taste when it comes to music, and usually that taste stems from our childhood experiences and memories. The baby boomer generation is blessed with some pretty iconic musicians and artists that helped shape and mold the music industry and still inspires artists today.
This list below is a small snippet of some old time favorites, but there’s no doubt they’re some of the most defining songs of our generation. We’ve included videos with the titles so you can listen and take a fun walk down Memory Lane! We would love to hear your favorites in the comments below!
The Boomer Generation Top 10:
1. Like a Rolling Stone – Bob Dylan (1965)
2. (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – Rolling Stones (1965)
3. Dancing in the Street – Martha and the Vandellas (1964)
4. I Want to Hold Your Hand – The Beatles (1963)
5. The Twist – Chubby Checker (1960)
6. What’d I Say – Ray Charles (1959)
7. Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry (1958)
8. At the Hop – Danny and the Juniors (1957-58)
9. That’ll Be The Day – Buddy Holly and the Crickets (1957)
10. Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley (1957)