Top Ten @ 10: January 8, 1962

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Here’s the Top Ten @ 10 for January 8, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:


“Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen” by Neil Sedaka

There’s a bonus appearance by Freddie Cannon, laughing and waving in the audience, at 1:12-1:14 of the video.


“There’s No Other (Like My Baby)” by The Crystals


“Goodbye Cruel World” by James Darren

…and the same song in Italian!


“Please Mr. Postman” by The Marvelettes


“Run to Him” by Bobby Vee


“The Wanderer” by Dion


“I Know (You Don’t Love Me No More)” by Barbara George


“The Twist” by Chubby Checker


“Peppermint Twist Pt 1” by Joey Dee and the Starliters


“The Lion Sleeps Tonight” by The Tokens

This was the fifth week and final for the song in the number 1 position. 

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