1963 – The Results

This Top Five is almost a carbon copy from a year ago--four repeating songs and one hit making it to the upper ranks for the first time in the poll's ten year history. Here's the results.

1963 – The Results

In a year of upsets, the Great 88 survey for the best songs of 1963 showed rare consistency, with four songs repeating in the Top Five. Here's the results, along with videos.

5 MORE Favorite Songs of the 1960’s

Retro Dee writes about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s on this site.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hello folks! It’s Retro Dee, and here is Part 2 of my Favorite Songs of the 1960’s. As I noted in... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: January 11, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 11, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Walk Right In" by The Rooftop Singers #9 "Zip-a-Dee Doo Dah" by Bobb B. Soxx and the Blue Jeans #8 "Remember Then" by The Earls #7 "Bobby's Girl" by Marcie Blane #6 "Up on the Roof"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: January 29, 1963

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for January 29, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Walk Like a Man" by The Four Seasons #9 "You've Really Got a Hold on Me" by The Miracles #8 "The End of the World" by Skeeter Davis Did you vote today? #7 "Our Day... Continue Reading →

Grooveyard Greats Results: 1961

Some Grooveyard favorites finished high in the standings in the 1961 Grooveyard Greats survey.  Here's the top five in alphabetical order by artist: "Let's Twist Again" by Chubby Checker "Stand By Me" by Ben E.King "Blue Moon" by The Marcels "Runaway" by Del shannon "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow" by The Shirelles Surveys for... Continue Reading →

Grooveyard Greats Results: 1963

Girl groups dominated the 1963 "Grooveyard Greats" survey, gaining most of the top positions.  Here's the top five in alphabetical order by artist: "My Boyfriend's Back" by The Angels "Da Do Run Run" by The Crystals "Tell Him" by The Exciters "Be My Baby" by The Ronettes "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes" by Bobby... Continue Reading →

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