Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 21, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:
“Shimmy Shimmy Ko-Ko-Bop” by Little Anthony and the Imperials
“Pretty Blue Eyes” by Steve Lawrence
“It’s Time to Cry” by Paul Anka
“Way Down Yonder in New Orleans” by Freddy Cannon
“Where or When” by Dion and the Belmonts
“The Big Hurt” by Miss Toni Fisher
“El Paso” by Marty Robbins
“You Got What It Takes” by Marv Johnson
“Why” by Frankie Avalon
“Running Bear” by Johnny Preston
Voting is now open for your favorite Love Songs of the Grooveyard era in our pre-Valentines Day listener survey. There’s two different polls, one for love songs of the 1950s, and one for love songs from 1960-1963. Pick your 10 favorites from each group of years daily through January 30th at 10 PM. Pick your 10 favorite songs from each list. You can also write in other songs if your choice isn’t listed.
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