Top Ten: Flashback 1963


There was no Top Ten @ 10 feature on this week’s edition of “The Grooveyard” due to the Flashback special focusing on the music and events of 1961.  Here’s the Top Ten songs from that year:

#10

“Save the Last Dance for Me” by The Drifters

#9

“Handy Man” by Jimmy Jones

#8

“Running Bear” by Johnny Preston

 #7

“It’s Now or Never” by Elvis Presley

…and a special Mother’s Day tribute to Elvis’ mother, Gladys…

#6

“Night” by Jackie Wilson

#5

“Why” by Frankie Avalon

 #4

“Alley Oop” by Dante and the Evergreens

 #3

“Cathy’s Clown” by The Everly Brothers

#2

“The Twist” by Chubby Checker

#1

“Theme From ‘A Summer’s Place'” by Percy Faith and His Orchestra

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