Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 12, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:
“Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen” by Neil Sedaka
“Goodbye Cruel World“ by James Darren
“Can’t Help Falling in Love Again“ by Elvis Presley
Pick your favorites now!
“Run to Him” by Bobby Vee
“Baby It’s You” by The Shirelles
“The Wanderer” by Dion
“The Lion Sleeps Tonight” by The Tokens
“The Twist” by Chubby Checker
“I Know” by Barbara George
“Peppermint Twist” by Joey Dee and the Starliters
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 February 2ndat 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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