1955 and Earlier – The Results

The Great 88 survey for hits from 1955 and earlier has two traditional characteristics, and this year's poll is no different.  Like past years, the results were very close, with a dozen songs within 3% of the lead.  At the same time, there was a lot of diversity, with 67 different songs from that time... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten @ 10: May 21, 1956

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for May 21, 1956 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Please Please Please" by James Brown #9 "Ivory Tower" by Otis Williams #8 "Magic Touch" by The Platters #7 "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers #6 "I Want You... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: June 5, 1956

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for May 29, 1963, as played by Alan Seltzer on tonight's edition of "The Grooveyard": #10 "Magic Touch" by The Platters #9 "Blue Suede Shoes" by Carl Perkins #8 "Corinne Corinna" by Big Joe Turner #7 "Fever" by Little Willie John If you have summer fever, don't forget to... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: January 10, 1955

We're now on Twitter! Follow us @GrooveyardWCWP   Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for December 6, 1962 as heard on this week's edition of The Grooveyard with  Alan Seltzer: #10 :  "Hearts of Stone" by Otis Williams and The Charms #9 "Shake Rattle and Roll" by Big Joe Turner #8 "I Love You Madly"... Continue Reading →

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