1963 – The Results

While the survey for the best songs of 1963 was more wide open than past years, the final result was a virtual repeat of 2018.  A total of 69 different songs from the year received one or more votes, but four songs repeated in the top five positions from last year.  The Ronettes help one... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten: August 18, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 18, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "See You in September" by The Tempos #9 "Broken-Hearted Melody" by Sarah Vaughan #8 "My Heart is an Open Book" by Carl Dobkins Jr. #7 "What a Diff'rence a Day Makes" by Dinah Washington #6 "Small World" by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: January 13, 1961

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 13, 1961 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "I Count the Tears" by The Drifters #9 "Once in a While" by The Chimes #8 "A Thousand Stars" by Kathy Young and the Innocents Did you vote yet? #7 "Are You Lonesome Tonight" by Elvis... 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 →

Top Ten: October 7, 1960

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 7, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Tonight's the Night" by The Shirelles #9 "I Want to Be Wanted" by Brenda Lee #8 "Kiddio" by Brook Benton   Did you vote yet? #7 "A Million to One" by Jimmy Charles #6 "My Heart... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: August 26, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 26, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "My Heart is an Open Book" by Carl Dobkins Jr. #9 "What'd I Say" by Ray Charles #8 "Broken-Hearted Melody" by The Sarah Vaughan  #7 "Sea of Love" by Phil Phillips and the Twilights #6 "There... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Holiday Goodies

"The Grooveyard" has the ingredients to help you get ready for Easter and Passover this weekend. No, we're not offering food or recipes.  However, host Alan Seltzer will feature food songs Saturday night beginning at 7 PM.  We'll include an Under the Covers segment to give you extra servings of some of your favorite hits. ... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: April 1, 1960

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for April 1, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Puppy Love" by Paul Anka #9 "Handy Man" by Jimmy Jones #8 "Wild One" by Bobby Rydell  #7 "Lady Luck" by Lloyd Price #6 "This Magic Moment" by The Drifters #5 "Fannie Mae" by Buster Brown... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: November 19, 1960

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for November 19, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Alone at Last" by Jackie Wilson #9 "Let's Go Let's Go Let's Go" by Hank Ballard and the Midnighters #8 "I Want to Be Wanted" by Brenda Lee  #7 "The Hucklebuck" by Chubby Checker #6 "Save... Continue Reading →

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