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1960 Music compiled by Ted Yates

 

 1960 IN MUSIC
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TOP 100 HITS OF 1960

1. Theme From "A Summer Place"  Percy Faith                   1960 Trivia
2. Are You Lonesome Tonight  Elvie Presley
3. It's Now Or Never   Elvis Presley
4. Cathy's Clown   Everly Bros.
5. Stuck On You    Elvis Presley
6. Save The Last Dance For Me   Drifters
7. I'm Sorry    Brenda Lee
8. Running Bear    Johnny Preston
9. El Paso    Marty Robbins
10.The Twist    Chubby Checker
11.Stay     Maurice Williams & Zodiacs
12.Everybody's Somebody's Fool  Connie Francis
13.Teen Angel    Mark Dinning
14.Alley Oop    Hollywood Argyles
15.Itsy Bitsy Teenie... Bikini   Brian Hyland
16.My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own  Connie Francis
17.Georgia On My Mind   Ray Charles
18.Why     Frankie Avalon
19.I Want To Be Wanted   Brenda Lee
20.Mr. Custer    Larry Verne
21.Only The Lonely   Roy Orbison
22.Walk Don't Run   Ventures
23.Puppy Love    Paul Anka
24.Last Date    Floyd Cramer
25.Handy Man    Jimmy Jones
26.Greenfields    Brothers Four
27.He'll Have To Go   Jim Reeves
28.Poetry In Motion   Johnny Tillotson
29.Chain Gang    Sam Cooke
30.Wild One    Bobby Rydell
31.Sixteen Reasons   Connie Stevens
32.The Big Hurt    Miss Toni Fisher
33.Sink The Bismarck   Johnny Horton
34.A Thousand Stars   Kathy Young
35.Where Or When   Dion & The Belmonts
36.Way Down Yonder In New Orleans  Freddy Cannon
37.You Talk Too Much   Joe Jones
38.Burning Bridges   Jack Scott
39.Good Timin'    Jimmy Jones
40.Volare    Bobby Rydell
41.Sweet Nothin's   Brenda Lee
42.North To Alaska   Johnny Horton
43.What In The World's Come Over You  Jack Scott
44.Night    Jackie Wilson
45.Because They're Young   Duane Eddy
46.Go Jimmy Go    Jimmy Clanton
47.He'll Have To Stay   Jeanne Black
48.It's Time To Cry   Paul Anka
49.A Million To One   Jimmy Charles
50.Sailor    Lolita
51.Mule Skinner Blues   Fendermen
52.Devil Or Angel   Bobby Vee
53.Paper Roses    Anita Bryant
54.Baby (You've Got What It Takes) Dinah Washington & Brook Benton
55.New Orleans    Gary U.S.Bonds
56.Beyond The Sea   Bobby Darin
57.Walkin' To New Orleans  Fats Domino
58.The Old Lamplighter   Browns
59.Image Of A Girl   Safaris
60.Swingin' School   Bobby Rydell
61.Let's GO Let's Go Let's Go  Hank Ballard & Midnighters
62.Mission Bell    Donnie Brooks
63.Lonely Blue Boy   Conway Twitty
64.Finger Poppin' Time   Hank Ballard & Midnighters
65.Let The Little Girl Dance  Billy Bland
66. Love You So    Ron Holden
67.He Will Break Your Heart  Jerry Butler
68.Tell Laura I Love Her  Ray Peterson
69.Let It Be Me    Everly Bros.
70.Let's Think About Living  Bob Luman
71.Kiddio    Brook Benton
72.Cradle Of Love   Johnny Preston
73.Footsteps    Steve Lawrence
74.Among My Souvenirs   Connie Francis
75.That's All You Gotta Do   Brenda Lee
76.You're Sixteen   Johnny Burnette
77.Please Help Me I'm Falling  Hank Locklin
78.When Will I Be Loved   Everly Bros.
79.A Rockin' Good Way   Dinah Washington & Brook Benton
80.The Village Of St. Bernadette   Andy Williams
81.Many Tears Ago   Connie Francis
82.So Sad    Everly Bros.
83.Harbor Lights   Platters
84.Pretty Blue Eyes   Steve Lawrence
85.My Home Town    Paul Anka
86.Stairway To Heaven   Neil Sedaka
87.Mama     Connie Francis
88.Alone At Last   Jackie Wilson
89.Yogi     Ivy Three
90.Theme Forom 'The Apartment'  Ferrante & Teicher
91.Many Tears Ago   Connie Francis
92.Cherry Pie    Skip And Flip
93.Blue Angel    Roy Orbison
94.Dreamin'    Johnny Burnette
95.Happy Go Lucky Me   Paul Evans
96.Forever    Little Dippers
97.White Silver Sands   Bill Black's Combo
98.I Love The Way You Love  Marv Johnson
99.Wonderful World   Sam Cooke
100.You Got What It Takes  Marv Johnson

TOP ALBUMS OF 1960

1. The Sound Of Music   Original Cast
2. The Button-Down Mind Of Bob Newhart Bob Newhart
3. G.I. Blues    Elvis Presley
4. Persuasive Percussion  Enoch Light/Terry Synder & All Stars
5. Sold Out    Kingston Trio
6. String Along    Kingston Trio
7. Nice 'n Easy    Frank Sinatra
8. Theme From A Summer Place  Billy Vaughn
9. The Lord's Prayer   Mormon Tabernacle Choir
10.Mr. Lucky    Henry Mancini
         
TOP 10 COUNTRY HITS OF 1960

1. He'll Have To Go   Jim Reeves
2. Please Help Me I'm Falling  Hank Locklin
3. Alabam    Cowboy Copas
4. Wings Of A Dove   Ferlin Husky
5. Above And Beyond   Buck Owens
6. Big Iron    Marty Robbins
7. Cathy's Clown   Everly Bros.
8. Let's Think About Livin'  Bob Luman
9. Another    Roy Drusky
10.Each Moment Spent With You  Ernest Ashworth

TOP 10 ONE HIT WONDERS OF 1960

1. Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs Stay
2. Mark Dinning    Teen Angel
3. Hollywood Argyles   Alley Oop
4. Larry Verne    Mr. Custer
5. Joe Jones    You Talk Too Much
6. Fendermen    Mule Skinner Blues
7. Billy Bland    Let The Little Girl Dance
8. Lolita    Sailor
9. Ron Holden    Love You So
10.Bob Luman    Let's Think About Livin'

10 GREAT 'LOST 45's FROM 1960

1. Look For A Star   Gary Miles
2. (There Was A) Tall Oak Tree   Dorsey Burnette
3. Lonely Weekends   Charlie Rich
4. Sandy     Larry Hall
5. Sleep    Little Willie John
6. (You've Got To) Move Two Mountains  Marv Johnson
7. Rockin' Little Angel   Ray Smith
8. The Madison    Al Brown's Tunetoppers
9. Step By Step    Crests
10.Lucky Devil    Carl Dobkins Jr.