To the Aisle

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"To the Aisle"
US 78 to the aisle five satins.jpg
Single by The Five Satins
B-side "Wish I Had My Baby"
ReleasedJuly 1957 (US)
Genre Pop
Label Ember
Songwriter(s) Jim Freeman, Jessie Murphy, Bill Baker, Tommy Killebrew, John Brown

"To the Aisle" is a 1957 song recorded by The Five Satins with songwriting credits to group members Jim Freeman, Jessie Murphy, Bill Baker, Tommy Killebrew, and John Brown. The arrangement included an alto saxophone and an oboe played in harmony during the bridge and the oboe at the song's closing, very unusual for the time.


Track listing

7" Vinyl

  1. "To the Aisle"
  2. "Wish I Had My Baby"

Chart performance

In July 1957, the song peaked at #5 on the R&B charts and #25 on the Hot 100. [1]

The song is featured in the film American Graffiti (1973).

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  1. Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits: Eighth Edition. Record Research. p. 227.