The year starts off well as Irvin Feld reports that advance sales of this edition were at a level not seen since 1957. The economic downturn was history and ticket sales were strong. Feld put together a solid lineup of talent. Bobby Hendricks made his solo debut after leaving the Drifters on this tour.
Talent: Clyde McPhatter, Frankie Lymon, Lavern Baker, Lloyd Price, The Coasters, The Crests, Little Anthony & Imperials, Bo Diddley, The Chantrels, Wade Flemons, Bobby Hendricks, Clay Tyson
March 31, 1959 Norfolk, VA
April 1, 1959 Memorial, Coliseum, Winston-Salem, NC
One show at 9:00 p.m.
April 2, 1959 Municipal Auditorium, Greenville, NC
The package sets a new record with 6,019 in attendance for a $15,270 take.