The first round survey for your favorites of 1960 is traditionally known for it’s tight races, and this year is no exception. Out of the 65 songs receiving support, 20 songs were within a percent of th Top Five. Dion and Kathy Young and the Innocents returned to the top positions, both for a second year.
Here are your Top Five songs of 1960 in alphabetical order by artist:
“New Orleans” by Gary U.S. Bonds
“The Twist” by Chubby Checker
“Lonely Teenager” by Dion
“Poetry in Motion” by Johnny Tillotson
“A Thousand Stars” by Kathy Young and the Innocents
Check out the rest of the first round schedule, plus links to open surveys and results from other years here, and details on this year’s Grooveyard Great 88 here. And don’t forget to listen for updates and your favorite songs on…
…Where Oldies Come Alive!