Top Ten: July 13, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for July 13, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Just a Dream" by Jimmy Clanton and His Rockets #9 "For Your Precious Love" by Jerry Butler and The Impressions #8 "Secretly" by Jimmie  Rodgers #7 "No Chemise Please" by Gerry Granahan #6 "When" by The... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: January 5, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 5, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "You Send Me" by Sam Cooke #9 "Chances Are" by Johnny Mathis #8 "La Dee Dah" by Billie and Lillie   Good Rockin' Tonight  . . Right after The Grooveyard! #7 "Silhouettes" by The Rays #6 "Kisses Sweeter Than... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: December 8, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for December 8, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "My Special Angel" by Bobby Helms #9 "Teardrops" by Lee Andrews and the Hearts #8 "Peggy Sue" by Buddy Holly and the Crickets   Hear the Countdown December 29! #7 "Kisses Sweeter Than  Wine" by Jimmie Rodgers #6 "You... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: August 19, 1961

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 19, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Goody Goody" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers #9 "And That Reminds Me" by Della Reese #8 "Bye Bye Love" by The Everly Brothers  #7 "That'll Be the Day" by Buddy Holly and the Crickets #6... Continue Reading →

12 Days of Greats: Number 89

Each night leading up to the unveiling of the 2016 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 a special night and time--Friday, December 30 starting at 7 PM.  Check out the complete... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: June 18, 1958

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for June 18, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Try the Impossible" by Lee Andrews and the Hearts #9 "Got a Match?" by The Daddy-o's #8 "Witch Doctor" by David Seville #7 "Return to Me" by Dean Martin (with Perry Como) #6 "Jennie Lee"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: May 22, 1958

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for May 22, 1958 as played tonight by Bobby G filling in for Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Do You Want to Dance" by Bobby Freeman #9 "Chanson D'Amour (Song of Love)" by Art and Dotty Todd #8 "I Wonder Why" by Dion and the Belmonts #7 "Book... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: December 5, 1957

Support your favorite songs in the final round of the Grooveyard Greats listener poll.  You can vote for your 15 favorite songs daily through December 19 here.  Follow us on Twitter for updates.  Results will be unveiled here the week of December 23 and on "The Grooveyard" December 26. Now here's the Top Ten @... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: Nov. 4, 2013

We celebrate a rarity on the Billboard charts this week in 1957, when the top six songs on the pop and R&B charts were the same.  Elvis was #1 with "Jailhouse Rock", qualifying him for our Video of the Week.  The rest of the top six:  "Wake Up Little Susie" by the Everly Brothers, "You... Continue Reading →

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