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100 Greatest Songs From 1962

Criteria: - These records were chosen and ranked based on their initial and lasting popularity, and on their impact on the overall scope of musical history. Records are listed based on the year that they were released.
Edited By: Bruce
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Note: Yearly song lists go by earliest 'release date' (Single, Album, or Country of first release).
Not necessarily the year a song peaked in the U.S. charts.

No. Song Artist
Greatest Songs '60s
Greatest Artists '60s
Greatest Albums '60s

































1 Green Onions Booker T. & the MG's
2 Bring It On Home To Me Sam Cooke
3 You've Really Got A Hold On Me Miracles
4 The Loco-Motion Little Eva
5 Sherry Four Seasons
6 I Can't Stop Loving You Ray Charles
7 Up On The Roof Drifters
8 Twist And Shout Isley Brothers
9 These Arms Of Mine Otis Redding
10 Do You Love Me Contours
11 Wipe Out Surfaris
12 Twisting The Night Away Sam Cooke
13 He's A Rebel Crystals
14 Surfin' Safari Beach Boys
15 Love Me Do Beatles
16 The One Who Really Loves You Mary Wells
17 You Belong To Me Duprees
18 Any Day Now Chuck Jackson
19 Big Girls Don't Cry Four Seasons
20 Having A Party Sam Cooke
21 Sheila Tommy Roe
22 Soldier Boy Shirelles
23 Palisades Park Freddy Cannon
24 Breaking Up Is Hard To Do Neil Sedaka
25 Our Day Will Come Ruby & the Romantics
26 You'll Lose A Good Thing Barbara Lynn
27 Return To Sender Elvis Presley
28 Tell Him Exciters
29 Let's Dance Chris Montez
30 Lovers Who Wander Dion
31 Chains Cookies
32 Cry To Me Solomon Burke
33 Night Train James Brown
34 Two Lovers Mary Wells
35 Monster Mash Bobby "Boris" Pickett
36 Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow Rivingtons
37 Soul Twist King Curtis & the Noble Knights
38 Ruby Baby Dion
39 I Need Your Loving Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford
40 I Found A Love Falcons
41 Uptown Crystals
42 Don't Make Me Over Dionne Warwick
43 409 Beach Boys
44 Lover Please Clyde McPhatter
45 What's A Matter Baby Timi Yuro
46 You Don't Know Me Ray Charles
47 You Beat Me To The Punch Mary Wells
48 Pipeline Chantays
49 Playboy Marvelettes
50 Boom Boom John Lee Hooker
51 Little Town Flirt Del Shannon
52 Love Came To Me Dion
53 Remember Then Earls
54 Beechwood 4-5789 Marvelettes
55 Mashed Potato Time Dee Dee Sharp
56 You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover Bo Diddley
57 Party Lights Claudine Clark
58 He's Sure The Boy I Love Crystals
59 Hitch Hike Marvin Gaye
60 Dream Baby Roy Orbison
61 Rhythm Of The Rain Cascades
62 Don't Play That Song Ben E. King
63 Telstar Tornadoes
64 Slow Twistin' Chubby Checker (with Dee Dee Sharp)
65 P.S. I Love You Beatles
66 Something's Got A Hold On Me Etta James
67 Stormy Monday Blues Bobby "Blue" Bland
68 Make It Easy On Yourself Jerry Butler
69 Stubborn Kind Of Fellow Marvin Gaye
70 Rainbow Gene Chandler
71 Shout Joey Dee & the Starliters
72 Don't Hang Up Orlons
73 Limbo Rock Chubby Checker
74 Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans
75 Let's Go (Pony) Routers
76 Mama Didn't Lie Jan Bradley
77 Release Me Esther Phillips
78 Nut Rocker B. Bumble & the Stingers
79 (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance Gene Pitney
80 Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out) Ernie Maresca
81 All Alone Am I Brenda Lee
82 Good Luck Charm Elvis Presley
83 Call On Me Bobby "Blue" Bland
84 Keep Your Hands Off My Baby Little Eva
85 Lookin' For A Love Valentinos
86 The Wah Watusi Orlons
87 Wiggle Wobble Les Cooper
88 She Cried Jay & the Americans
89 Sealed With A Kiss Brian Hyland
90 Only Love Can Break A Heart Gene Pitney
91 I Love You Volumes
92 Little Diane Dion
93 My Own True Love Duprees
94 I Wish That We Were Married Ronnie & the Hi-Lites
95 Our Anniversary Shep & the Limelites
96 Dancin' Party Chubby Checker
97 I Sold My Heart To The Junkman Blue-Belles
98 Rinky Dink Dave "Baby" Cortez
99 Village Of Love Nathaniel Mayer & the Fabulous Twilights
100 Anna (Go To Him) Arthur Alexander
20 more worth mentioning.
101 Down In The Valley Solomon Burke
102 Hide & Go Seek Bunker Hill
103 Twist, Twist Senora Gary U.S. Bonds
104 Let's Stomp Bobby Comstock
105 What Time Is It Jive Five
106 What Kind Of Love Is This Joey Dee & the Starliters
107 Oh My Angel Bertha Tillman
108 Forever Marvelettes
109 Trick Bag Earl King
110 Lipstick Traces Benny Spellman
111 It's Raining Irma Thomas
112 The End Of The World Skeeter Davis
113 Puff (The Magic Dragon) Peter, Paul & Mary
114 Love Letters Ketty Lester
115 You Are My Sunshine Ray Charles
116 Walk Right In Rooftop Singers
117 Hotel Happiness Brook Benton
118 Next Door To An Angel Neil Sedaka
119 The Gypsy Cried Lou Christie
120 Miserlou Dick Dale & His Del-Tones
DigitalDreamDoor Editor Picks for 1962
Bruce's choice - An unheralded great record from 1962
* Little Jewel of The Vieux Carre Joe Barry
Adam's choice - An unheralded great record from 1962
* She's My Hearts Desire Ohio Untouchables
Brett's choice - An unheralded great record from 1962
* Don't Ever Change The Crickets




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