SONG OF THE DAY: "Flying Saucer Rock'n'Roll" by Billy Lee Riley (1957)

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One of an unbelievable slew of space-themed novelty songs released immediately after Sputnik, this is one of the few to have any staying power and it's still fairly commonly hauled out by Rockabilly and Punk bands

And since that was the only video I could find for it, and the sound quality is pretty low, here's the vastly superior Stray Cats cover of it. (Alas, no video)