Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 27, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:
“The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)“ by The Tokens
“Dear Lady Twist by Gary US Bonds
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley
“Norman” by Sue Thompson
“The Wanderer” by Dion
“Peppermint Twist Pt 1” by Joey Dee and the Starliters
“Baby It’s You” by The Shirelles
“The Twist” by Chubby Checker
“I Know” by Barbara George
“Duke of Earl” by Gene Chandler
Voting has been extended by one week in the fourth Grooveyard Love Song Survey. You can choose your favorite love songs of the Grooveyard era now through Saturday, February 3 at 10 PM. There’s two different polls, one for love songs of the 1950s, and one for love songs from 1960-1963. Pick your 10 favorite songs from each list. You can also write in other songs if your choice isn’t listed and vote daily.
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