Top Ten: December 7, 1961

Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for December 7, 1961 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:


“Tonight” by Jay and the Americans


“Run to Him by Bobby Vee


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


Coming Soon:  The 12 Days of Greats!


“Till” by The Angels


“Big Bad John” by Jimmy Dean


“The Twist” by Chubby Checker


“Goodbye Cruel World” by James Darren


“Peppermint Twist” by Joey Dee and the Starliters


“Please Mr. Postman” by The Marvelettes


“The Lion Sleeps Tonight” by The Tokens


Voting is now open in the final round of our eighth annual Grooveyard Great 88 survey.   Pick your 15 favorites in each of the three polls, covering songs that were hits in 1957 and earlier, 1958-1960 and 1961-1963.  You can vote daily through December 9 at 10 PM.  Results will be announced during a special five-hour edition of “The Grooveyard”  on December 28 starting at 7 PM.

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