Top Ten: October 30, 1962

Here’s the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 30, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:


“Only Love Can Break a Heart” by Gene Pitney


“Bobby’s Girl” by Marcie Blane


“Green Onions” by Booker T and the MGs


“Popeye (The Hitchhiker)” by Chubby Checker


“All Alone Am I” by Brenda Lee

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“Don’t Hang Up” by The Orlons


“Monster Mash” by Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt Kickers


“Big Girls Don’t Cry” by The Four Seasons


“He’s a Rebel” by The Crystals


“Do You Love Me” by The Contours

First-round voting continues for the 10th annual Great 88 listener survey. Pick your 10 favorite songs from 1958 and 1962. Full first-round schedule and additional information can be found here. You can also find results of the first nine annual surveys here.

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