Here’s the Top Ten songs for August 9, 1962, as heard on The Grooveyard with Jay Mirabile and Chris MacIntosh filling in for Alan Seltzer:
#10 ” Ahab the Arab” with Ray Stevens:
#9 “Sheila” by Tommy Roe
#8 “Sealed With a Kiss” by Brian Hyland
#7 “You Belong to Me” by The Duprees
#6 “You’ll Lose a Good Thing” by Barbara Lynn
#5 “Twist and Shout” by the Isley Brothers
(Part of a documentary featuring an interview with the Isley Brothers, and a rare Grooveyard cameo by an up-and-coming British group)
…and the song itself…
#4 “The Wah Watusi” by The Orlons
#3 “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” by Neil Sedaka
#2 “Roses Are Red (My Love)” by Bobby Vinton
…and #1 “The Loco-Motion” by Little Eva
As always, your song requests, comments, suggestions and recipes for pizza sauce are welcome. Just fill in the form below.
Thanks to Chris and Jay for filling in for Alan this weel. Jay regularly hosts “DFK: The Disco & Funk King Show” Sundays at 1-4 PM. Chris has hosted “Rock ‘n Soul Gospel” on WCWP for over 30 years. The show can be heard Friday nights at 9 PM and Sundays at 4 PM.
Alan Seltzer will be hosting “The Rock Show” Friday night at 7 PM. In honor of the Olympics being held in London this week, the show will feature British artists. All the shows can be heard via the “88.1 FM link” on wcwp.org. Alan will be back next Thursday at 9 PM on…