Royalty free 50s music

  • An original old good Christmas holiday song with a traditional smooth-jazz vibe and peaceful mood. Suggested for use under the narration of happy, feel-good moments or to underscore warm, nostalgic winter holiday scenes, for traditional Xmas reunion of extended family. Featuring piano, double bass, strings and drums.

    Nice and happy commercial swing with beautiful melodies recorded with gypsy swing acoustic guitars, drums and bass. Perfect for your video presentations, advertising, films, games.

    An old school traditional jazz music with live acoustic sound and easy listening mood. Main instruments are piano, upright bass, jazz drum kit, vibraphone and electric guitar. This beautiful royalty free track in retro swing style will be perfect for vintage 50s and 60s videos, traditional American dance and cocktail party videos, formal nights videos, stylish advertising, radio shows and sets or more.

    Lively big band style track that takes you on a journey back in time to the dance halls of the 1940s and 1950s. Features saxophone, horns, electric guitar, upright bass, and drums. Perfect for rock-n-roll, retro-swing party, jitterbug, jive scenes, American Bandstand, Lindy Hop.

    A traditional jazz trio with drums, double bass and piano play a be bop blues structure. They bring you in a typical jazz club in the 50s in New York City.

    Solo piano retro style composition influenced by blues and jazz. Ideal for vintage projects and connoisseurs of "vinyl records". This underscore is great for smoky bar scenes, cocktail parties, silent movies, cultural events, and light-hearted social sequences.

    A 'jazzy' version of Jingle Bells, one of the most classic Christmas songs, performed by a jazz trio band, featuring piano, brush drums, and upright bass. Ideal for: Christmas films and movies, Xmas trailer opener, Christmas and New Year presentations, holiday commercials and advertising, vlogging and Christmas family videos.

    Seamless loop version of the retro rhythm-n-blues ballad, straight from the 50s and 60s, with traditional piano and horns parts and a sweet sounding guitar solo in the second section. Ideal for productions related to memories, nostalgia, vintage atmospheres and the rock'n roll era.

    A funky, upbeat, and groovy nu-jazz track (with elements of house, swing and funk), that everyone would stand up and dance. Handclaps, percussion, trumpets are weaved together to create a really infectious groove. Ideal to translate fun and excitement for casinos and gambling, game shows, showtime, commercials, radio or TV. Enjoy!

    Nice and happy commercial swing with beautiful melodies recorded with human whistle, clarinet, gypsy swing acoustic guitars, drums and bass. Perfect for your video presentations, advertising, films, games, cooking show.

    Retro style big band jazz track with a cool hypnotic feel. Features horns, drums, electric guitar, and trumpet. Great for 1950s and 1960s based videos, films, television shows, adverts, commercials, productions, art exhibition, poker clubs, golden era Hollywood films. Also good for chase scenes and psychedelic themes.

    Hard driving sax riffs mixed with classic piano create a happy 1950's style dance track.

    Smooth, and uplifting Latin Bossa Nova style music in the tradition of Jobim, Astrud Gilberto 1960s recordings. Perfect for creating great backing in product advertising retail, infomercial or branding campaign, luxury advert, restaurant cafe lounge, elegant scenes, summer beach vacation. Enjoy and feel the sun on your face!

    A slow, retro sounding, easy listening piece. Features lush strings and a steady light beat. Ideal for voice-overs, old-school romance, 1950 era documentaries, etc.

    Short and cheerful rockabilly song with human back vocal, cha-cha and a 1950's style motive similar to a voice of a duck. Suitable for comedy videos, funny advertisement, kids TV show opener or cartoon animations.

    Happy upbeat track with vintage flavor. Cool guitars, fun claps, happy bells & groovy rhythm section.

    A bouncy lighthearted fun rockabilly instrumental. A 50s retro vibe. A sense of happiness and feel good. A positive and playful vibe. Clean electric guitars with the lead having a jazzy bluesy sound. Steady beat and groove of drums, bass guitar and second guitar. Good for all types of media, commercials, ads, videos, tv, radio and more.

    Melancholic but groovy mid 50's cool jazz style tune featuring muted trumpet, electric guitar, piano background, upright bass and drums played with brushes. Good for movie or video.

    Inspiring surf rock track with a vintage touch of 50's and 60's era typical guitar sound and catchy drums. Perfect for road trip, casino jackpot, gambling games, biker culture, Tarantino movies, "Pulp Fiction" style soundtrack, gangster black comedy, etc.

    This is dixie and gypsy jazz music with old school acoustic sound and swinging feelings. Main instruments are acoustic bass, piano, banjo, acoustic guitar, electric guitar and drums. This funny tune can perfectly fit for silent movies, comedies, children videos, and other positive Videos, Radio, Multimedia, Youtube projects.

    Jazzy duet playing and elegant music, great for backgrounds and ambient situations. This music is easy listening and smooth. Great for evening bar scenes, art gallery events, coffee ads, theatre intermission, carefree scenes, etc.

    This is stylish and delicious bossa nova like music with a bit latin mood and jazzy twist. Beautiful and stylish background track for any entertainment, people enjoying the good life in Vegas, vacation life, humor or comedy video, dancing floorshow, hide and seek game. In the style of caper story movies like Ocean’s Eleven soundtrack.

    The driving instrumental blues-rock track with Texas swing feels. Feelgood foot-tapping the rhythm and fresh sound of a classical guitar, walking a bass line, drums. Suitable for TV shows commercials, road trip, high impact footage, energetic productions, musical background for your original video projects.

    Fun and straightforward blues composition, very similar to a good swing blues and boogie-woogie with a rock and roll edge. Throaty electric slide / fingered guitar with a horn-like phrasing supported by a lively walking bass guitar and an appropriate and authentic drum beat. Excellent for fun times, good times, comedy, excitement, USA road trip.

    Charming and light French waltz, performed by strings, accordion, and acoustic guitar. A beautiful underscore for a romantic movie, celebration, Paris holidays, wedding dance music, or if you want to add class to your project.

    Cool old-school electric blues with a hook. A great groove with a touch of swing and swagger. Twin guitars playing in harmony, a walking bass line, in the pocket drum beat. Great for any media needing an easy-going blues groove and sound with character and attitude.

    A cheerful, upbeat, gypsy swing track with a pleasant melody reminiscent of Italian / Mediterranean traditions and sounds. Ideal for productions related to cooking, dining or friendly, family atmospheres. Loop and full version available.

    Cool surf rock! Authentic sound and style leaning towards retro. Upbeat energetic driving and edgy. Catchy groove with clean reverb guitar with vibrato bar, driving bass guitar and rock steady drums. A sense of excitement and coolness. Fun and playful. It will want to make you hang ten ! Also good for moderate action and Tarantino films adventure.

    This is a jazzy gypsy happy music, full of fun and rhythm. Fit for french and italian style music, funny comedy jazz scenes, cooking shows background, restaurant and happy food music and much more.

    Happy and easy listening jazzy music track great for fun, joyful situations. Festive piano melodies, and conclusive ending. Great music for a kind of comical, light situations and for background music

    Positive upbeat fun rock and roll instrumental with a retro influence. Catchy reverb electric guitars, strong big beat of drums and bass guitar. Good for all media needing a catchy upbeat sound without over powering the visuals.

    This is a happy and bluesy rock and roll surf music, full of energy and fun. Great for retro and vintage background, drive and fun music, indie rock radio stations, sunny beach moods, youth fun uplifting music, sport shows, surfing and bicycle shows and much more.

    Optimistic song with a cute sax theme and, intense rhythm and a cool retro wah wah guitar.

    An upbeat fun time rockabilly instrumental, A good time feel. Authentic electric guitar style and sound, groovin' bass guitar and drums. Good for good times, fun times, excitement, positive energetic vibe, Can be used for television and radio commercials, advertising, film, videos, internet and more.

    Cool vocal blues played with real vocals and choirs, guitar, bass, piano, claps and drums. Perfect choice for any commercials, comedy projects, TV advertisements, promo videos and more.

    Funny and quirky song featuring brass hits and stabs, tuba, cheesy organs and electric guitars. The music could fit your next animation movie, or you can use it as a background music for your mobile and online game, application.

    This is old school swing and bebop jazz tune with lively mood and uplifting atmosphere. Main instruments are acoustic piano, electric guitar, vibraphone, jazz drums, acoustic guitar. This stylish royalty free music can perfectly fit for any commercials, advertising, cafe, bar and restaurant presentations, tv sets and shows, American culture atmosphere, as on hold music for call center and more.

    This is retro jazzy music with acoustic sound and casino atmosphere. Main instruments are piano, vibraphone, acoustic bass, drums and horns. This track can be perfect background music for gambling scenes, caper story, night outs, elegant evenings, high fashion, corporate promos, luxury with an urban edge. A must hear!

    Bold and groovy rock'n'roll / electro blues track, featuring driving electric guitar, bass, trumpets piano, and drums that create a tough, feel-good mood. Similar to Barrett Strong song, Money (That's What I Want).

    Light, easy-going and positive jazz music with old school swing atmosphere. Main instruments are piano, guitar, acoustic bass, vibraphone, and drum kit. Wonderful background audio for any exhibition or gallery of modern art, shopping mall, something luxury and classy, sophisticated video, and other multimedia projects.

    A fun, easy going simple tune full of positive energy and cheerful melody. Featuring piano and clarinet. Perfect for positive corporate videos, animation and games.

    This is a funny and comical track. Great for comedy and humor scenes, cartoon and animation videos, funny Youtube videos, kids and children projects, amusing and playful backgrounds and much more. Orchestration: ukulele, bassoon, tuba, drums, bass, percussion

    Public Domain Christmas Song. Up beat jazz version of Go Tell It On The Mountain. Brass lead intro and then brass orchestra performing the main melody.

    Short and beautiful smooth jazz opener to create a festive mood and give the New Year spirit to your audience. Perfect background music for the Christmas video, winter holidays projects, as minigames, greeting cards, etc.

    This is a bluesy and uplifting country blues-rock music, full of fun and joy. Great for southern and western background, funny and comical comedy scenes, happy country music, drive and road background music, guitar solo, radio jingle and much more.

    Positive and cheerful music with the sounds of ukulele, bells, acoustic guitar, piano & strings. Perfect for advertising, commercials, slideshows, and promotional videos.

    This is a very simple, groovy and melodic audio track featuring instruments like acoustic guitar, strings bass and drums. Suitable for any kind of projects.

    An easy-going swing track starts a boogie woogie piano riff with a bouncing double bass and smooth brushes. A vibraphone plays the main melody. Perfect for every kind of carefree advertising or trailers of comedy movies.

    Catchy jazzy music, very happy and optimistic. Piano music track with a happy vibe and positive mood.

    What if Mozart played this famous song? Hope you like it!

    Lazy Electric guitar, bass, drums, dulcimer combine to create this laid back, slightly romantic French style track, useful for slow and easy scenes which could be backed with romantic vocals. Ideal for scenes requiring a slow ball room or dinner dance. The melody edges towards upper class projects, great if combined with wine, food or contemporary themed projects.

    Theatrical jazz style music piece. Great for show opener music, cabaret musical, burlesque movie credits, grotesque situations, comedy films, comedy noir, theater stage shows, magic show, circus, casino games, Broadway show etc.

    A happy corporate pop song recorded with a whistle, bass, ukelele, guitars and percussion. Could work really well in video animations, people walking, children films, product advertising, animals, nature.

    Fresh and cool cocktail type jazz track, featuring double bass, piano, xylophone, and percussion. Underscore version also available. In style of The Pink Panther Theme Song.

    A careless cute and simple tune. Very positive and playful. Great for cartoons. Featuring Fender Rhodes, woodwinds and pizzicato strings.

    Carefree, funny and happy track with very uplifting and optimistic mood will give you an excellent atmosphere of celebration, joy, and happiness all day long. Leading instruments are piano, acoustic guitar, accordion, and bells. Beautiful music for children’s events and kid’s celebration.

    Happy and beautiful cinematic piece with sweet jazzy melody. Great for project needing an expressive and inspirational mood to go along with visually beautiful moments. Recorded with ukulele, clarinet, piano, strings ensemble, bass and jazzy drums.

    Carefree and light human whistle featuring acoustic guitars, piano and toy wood and metal percussion. Most suitable to set nostalgic and optimistic mood for family sitcom, 70's comedy or tv program.

    Well known public domain Christmas song "Oh Holy Night" played with a country feel. It has a pedal steel guitar lead giving it that twang. The second part is backed with orchestral strings creating a festive ambiance.

    Very fun and playful jazz themed version of Jingle Bells. Ideal for background in children's videos. The main melody leads with piano. Has a playful fast tempo beat.

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This was the decade which brought rock and roll as well as music to the home masses with its distinctive sounds being completely different to anything that went before. This decade led to the youth of the time becoming rebels and it even dragged older, more traditional genres of music right up into the modern era.

However, some of the older styles did not vanish, but they merely adapted and evolved to take on a new direction to appeal to the current generation and preferences. For example, with 50s music jazz saw its popularity increase and for anybody that is currently carrying out a project related to the decade, then having some cool background jazz music can just elevate your project to a completely new level. Jazz music for the 50s is laid back and chilled with such a stunning vibe that it really could be seen as the absolute heyday of the music genre.

The same can be said for 50s orchestra music because if you thought that this was outdated, then think again. Instead, this style of music can be a welcome break from rock and roll and act as a reminder of where 50s music really came from. It is big, it is powerful, and it is something that can capture the attention no matter the way in which you intend to use the track.

Music from the 50s had a strong swing vibe to it that was capable of getting that foot tapping no matter what you believed your personal musical preferences to be. Rock and roll could get anybody up dancing and shaking their thing while jive music also had a major role to play in the decade that really did get people moving.

Perhaps the best part is that the music from this decade can be used in so many different ways and with a wealth of different projects. It is so adaptable that is is very easy to find the perfect track to suit your needs, no matter what they may be.

Here at Melody Loops, we have composed a range of 50s style music covering various styles and tastes and all are completely royalty free. Each track comes as a mp3 wav and is easy to download allowing you to then use it as you wish with your very own project. Simply navigate through our various samples, select the tunes that are perfect for your needs, and then after completing the checkout process simply download the track to use in whichever way you want.

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