Don’t forget to vote for your favorite songs in our “Grooveyard Greats” listener survey. You can choose your favorite songs for each year now in the first round. The survey for your favorite songs of 1956 is available here, and the 1960 poll is here. Get full details on the Grooveyard Greats home page.
Now here’s the Top Ten @ 10 for November 7, 1960 as played tonight by Bobby G filling in for Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:
#10 “The Twist” by Chubby Checker
(Includes a discussion of the song’s historical significance with Cousin Brucie Morrow)
#9 “Devil or Angel” by Bobby Vee
#8 “Let’s Go, Let’s Go, Let’s Go” by Hank Ballard and the Midnighters
#7 “Poetry in Motion” by Johnny Tilliston
#6 “New Orleans” by Gary U.S. Bonds
#5 “I Want to Be Wanted” by Brenda Lee
#4 “Diamonds and Pearls” by The Paradons
#3 “Georgia on My Mind” by Ray Charles
#2 “You Talk Too Much” by Joe Jones
and #1 “‘Save the Last Dance for Me” by The Drifters
Once again, don’t forget to vote for your 10 favorite songs in our second annual “Grooveyard Greats” listener survey. Details and a full schedule are available here and you can get updates by following us on Twitter.
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