Questions to ponder while enjoying this week's Top Ten: What is Frank Sinatra doing with Elvis? And why is Dick Clark dressed in western gear and wearing a beard?
Two six-packs highlight The Grooveyard this week. Lesley Gore's hits are featured during our may birthday celebration. We'll also pay tribute to the late Lloyd Price.
Last week's show featured the Big Bopper singing "Hello Baby". Tonight's Top Ten says "Goodbye Baby".
Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 18, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Lonely Teardrops" by Jackie Wilson #9 "Queen of the Hop" by Bobby Darin #8 "I've Had It" by The Bell Notes Find love tonight.. Pick your favorites now! #7 "A Lover's Question" by Clyde McPhatter... Continue Reading →
Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2019 Grooveyard Great 88, we'll share a video of one song that just missed the survey. Hear the full Great 88 on a special five hour edition of "The Grooveyard" on Saturday, December 28 from 7 PM to midnight. Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →
The survey for the best songs of 1959 is nothing but consistent. Dion and the Belmonts reached the top five for the sixth consecutive year, while the Crests repeated for the fourth time. Jackie Wilson returned to the top five for the fifth time in six years. Here's the top five songs from 1959 alphabetically... Continue Reading →
Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month. We'll share a six-pack of hits by Johnny Maestro with both the Crests and the Brooklyn Bridge in honor of his birthday May 7th. In addition, the Grooveyard Top 10 will feature the hits of... Continue Reading →
Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for April 13, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "White Silver Sands" by Bill Black's Combo #9 "Stuck on You" by Elvis Presley #8 "Step by Step" by The Crests #7 "Night" by Jackie Wilson #6 "He'll Have to Go" by Jim Reeves The Grooveyard: ... Continue Reading →
Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 26, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Gotta Travel On" by Billy Grammer #9 "A Lover's Question" by Clyde McPhatter #8 "All American Boy" by Bill Parsons (Bobby Bare) Find love tonight.. Pick your favorites now! #7 "Lonely Teardrops" by Jackie Wilson #6 "My Happiness" by... Continue Reading →
While the 2017 survey for the best songs of 2017 set a new record for the number of songs repeating in the top five from the previous year, this year's survey was a lot closer. Only two songs repeated from 2017, with Dion and the Belmonts returning for a fifth year and Johnny Maestro and... Continue Reading →