Carl Perkins
Blue Suede Shoes





Release Year: 1956

Rankings: All-Time #120 / 1950s #11 / 1956 #3


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1002
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 5
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 93
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Records (2006) No Order
Heartaches By the Number: Country Music's 500 Greatest Singles (USA, 2003) 43
NPR (USA) - The 300 Most Important American Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - 20 Songs of the 50's (2003) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 78
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 95
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 95
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 101-200
Time-Life (USA) - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2000) 78
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1950s (2008) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Guardian (UK) - A history of modern music (2011) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 101
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1950s (2012) 12
Q (UK) - Top 20 Singles from 1954-1969 (2004) 6
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 50 Best Songs of the 1950s (2010) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 166
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1002
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Indispensable Songs (2006) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 150 Songs from the 20th Century (1998) 140
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Jam (Italy) - 100 Songs to Understand Rock (2004) No Order
Massimo Cotto (Italy) - We Will Rock You: 709 Canzoni [709 Songs] (2009) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 81