Top Ten: October 20, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 20, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "I'm Gonna Get Married" by Lloyd Price #9 "Primrose Lane" by Jerry Wallace with the Jewels #8 "Just Ask Your Heart" by Frankie Avalon   Pick your favorites now! 1956     1959     1961 #7 "Poison Ivy" by The... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten: July 28, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for July 28, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "So Rare" by Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra #9 "Searchin'" by The Coasters #8 "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter" by Billy Williams #7 "Stardust" by Billy Ward and the Dominos #6 "Teddy Bear"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: July 14, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for July 14, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Just a Dream" by Jimmy Clanton and His Rockets #9 "No Chemise Please" by Gerry Granahan #8 "My True Love" by Jack Scott #7 "When" by The Kalin Twins #6 "The Purple People Eater" by Sheb Wooley Support... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: May 19, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for May 19, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Young Blood" by The Coasters #9 "Next Time You See Me" by Little Junior Parker #8 "Party Doll" by Buddy Knox with the Rhythm Orchids Did you vote yet? #7 "C.C. Rider" by Chuck Willis #6 "Lucille" by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: March 3, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for March 3 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" by The Platters #9 "Venus" by Frankie Avalon #8 "Pretty Girls Everywhere" by Eugene Church and the Fellows #7 "Charlie Brown" by The Coasters #6 "Sixteen Candles" by The Crests Support 88.1... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: November 4, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for November 4, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "('Til) I Kissed You" by The Everly Brothers #9 "Teen Beat" by Sandy Nelson #8 "Poison Ivy" by The Coasters Did you vote yet? #7 "(If You Cry) True True Love" by The Drifters #6 "Seven... Continue Reading →

1957 – 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"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: April 8, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for April 8, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "It's Late" by Ricky Nelson #9 "Turn Me Loose" by Fabian #8 "Tragedy" by Thomas Wayne with the Delons  #7 "Charlie Brown" by The Coasters #6 "Guitar Boogie Shuffle" by The Virtues #5 "Pink Shoe Laces"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: October 29. 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 29, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Unforgettable" by Dinah Washington #9 "The Angels Listened In" by The Crests #8 "Teen Beat" by Sandy Nelson  #7 "Seven Little Girls (Sitting in the Back Seat)" by Paul Evans #6 "('Til) I Kissed You" by Everly Brothers Did you vote... Continue Reading →

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