The 2017 survey for the best songs of 1962 was unique in two ways. First, the poll set an all-time record for the number of votes in a first-round poll. More important, none of the songs in the top five were repeats from last year. Only one of the songs–“Sealed with a Kiss” by Brian … More 1962 – The Results
The survey for the best songs of 1957 was the closest first-round races in the survey’s history. The top five songs were within a percentage point of each other, and another three songs were close behind. The Coasters, Buddy Holly and Jerry Lee Lewis returned to the top five, with “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On” … More 1957 – The Results
The survey for the best songs of 1963 always brings a wide range of answers. This year’s survey is no different, with 71 different songs getting attention, a slight decrease from last year’s record 78 songs. Two songs–by the Ronettes and Kingsmen–were repeats in the top five. Here’s the top five songs from 1955 and … More 1963 – The Results
The Great 88 survey for hits from 1955 and earlier has two traditional characteristics, and this year’s poll is no different. Like past years, the results were very close, with a dozen songs within 3% of the lead. At the same time, there was a lot of diversity, with 67 different songs from that time … More 1955 and Earlier – The Results
Have you voted today in our sixth annual Grooveyard Great 88 listener survey? Voting is now open in the first round of our yearly poll. In this round, you pick your 10 favorite songs from specific years. Either choose songs from our listing or write in your own selections. Vote daily to support your favorites–the … More It’s Time to Vote!
It’s time for our fourth Summer Songs Survey. You can choose songs about the season, or hits that remind you of that favorite time at the beach, picnic or barbeque. Vote for your 10 favorite summer songs from 1963 or earlier. If your favorite song is not on the list, you can also write in … More Summertime, and the Voting is Easy…
Since “The Grooveyard” wants to help the mid-winter chill by allowing thoughts of hot music, it’s time for a Love Song Survey. Vote now 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 … More Love (Songs) Are Like a Heat Wave