"Super Hits From the 60's, 70's and 80's"

The Top 77 from 1961

This Top 77 Song list was taken from the historical, published Music Survey from WABC Musicradio 77.

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    RUNAROUND SUE
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    RUNAROUND SUE

    Dion

    Dion

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    quarter to three
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    quarter to three

    Gary U.S. Bonds

    Gary U.S. Bonds

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    runaway
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    runaway

    Del Shannon

    Del Shannon

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    bristol stomp
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    bristol stomp

    The Dovells 

    The Dovells 

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    blue moon
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    blue moon

    The Marcels

    The Marcels

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    please mr postman
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    please mr postman

    The Marvellettes

    The Marvellettes

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    travelin man
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    travelin man

    Ricky Nelson

    Ricky Nelson

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    there's a moon out tonight
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    there's a moon out tonight

    The Capris

    The Capris

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    mother in law
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    mother in law

    Ernie K-Doe

    Ernie K-Doe

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    will you love me tomorrow
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    will you love me tomorrow

    The Shirelles

    The Shirelles

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    tossin and turnin
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    tossin and turnin

    Bobby Lewis

    Bobby Lewis

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    daddy's home
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    daddy's home

    Shep And The Limelites

    Shep And The Limelites

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    pony time
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    pony time

    Chubby Checker

    Chubby Checker

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    big bad john
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    big bad john

    Jimmy Dean

    Jimmy Dean

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    take good care of my baby
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    take good care of my baby

    Bobby Vee

    Bobby Vee

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    exodus
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    exodus

    Ferrante And Teicher

    Ferrante And Teicher

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    michael
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    michael

    The Highwayman

    The Highwayman

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    a hundred pounds of clay
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    a hundred pounds of clay

    Gene McDaniels

    Gene McDaniels

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    calcutta
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    calcutta

    Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra

    Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra

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    shop around
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    shop around

    The Miracles

    The Miracles

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    barbara ann
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    barbara ann

    The Regents

    The Regents

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    my true story
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    my true story

    The Jive Five

    The Jive Five

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    Pretty Little Angel Eyes
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    Pretty Little Angel Eyes

    Curtis Lee and The Halos

    Curtis Lee and The Halos

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    Please Love Me Forever
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    Please Love Me Forever

    Cathy Jean and The Roommates

    Cathy Jean and The Roommates

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    Spanish Harlem
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    Spanish Harlem

    Ben E. King

    Ben E. King

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    Heart and Soul
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    Heart and Soul

    The Cleftones

    The Cleftones

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    (I Don't Know Why) But I Do
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    (I Don't Know Why) But I Do

    Clarence "Frogman" Henry

    Clarence “Frogman” Henry

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    Angel Baby
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    Angel Baby

    Rosie and The Originals

    Rosie and The Originals

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    The Boll Weevil Song
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    The Boll Weevil Song

    Brook Benton

    Brook Benton

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    Hit The Road Jack
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    Hit The Road Jack

    Ray Charles

    Ray Charles

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    "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)
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    "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)

    Carla Thomas

    Carla Thomas

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    Let's Twist Again
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    Let's Twist Again

    Chubby Checker

    Chubby Checker

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    Hats Off To Larry
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    Hats Off To Larry

    Del Shannon

    Del Shannon

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    School Is Out
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    School Is Out

    Gary "U.S." Bonds

    Gary “U.S.” Bonds

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    I Like It Like That
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    I Like It Like That

    Chris Kenner

    Chris Kenner

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    I've Told Every Little Star
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    I've Told Every Little Star

    Linda Scott

    Linda Scott

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    Mama Said
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    Mama Said

    The Shirelles

    The Shirelles

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    Stand By Me
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    Stand By Me

    Ben E. King

    Ben E. King

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    Bless You
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    Bless You

    Tony Orlando

    Tony Orlando

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    Crying
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    Crying

    Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison

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    Baby Blue
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    Baby Blue

    The Echoes

    The Echoes

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    Dedicated To The One I Love
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    Dedicated To The One I Love

    The Shirelles

    The Shirelles

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    Last Night
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    Last Night

    The Mar-Keys

    The Mar-Keys

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    The Lion Sleeps Tonight
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    The Lion Sleeps Tonight

    The Tokens

    The Tokens

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    Hurt
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    Hurt

    Tim Yuro

    Tim Yuro

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    Heartaches
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    Heartaches

    The Marcels

    The Marcels

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    Once In Awhile
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    Once In Awhile

    The Chimes

    The Chimes

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    Those Oldies But Goodies
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    Those Oldies But Goodies

    Little Caesar and The Romans

    Little Caesar and The Romans

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    Raindrops
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    Raindrops

    Dee Clark

    Dee Clark

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    Peppermint Twist
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    Peppermint Twist

    Joey Dee and The Starliters

    Joey Dee and The Starliters

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    All In My Mind
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    All In My Mind

    Maxine Brown

    Maxine Brown

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    Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavor
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    Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavor

    Lonnie Donegan and His Skiffle Group

    Lonnie Donegan and His Skiffle Group

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    Once Upon A Time
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    Once Upon A Time

    Rochell and The Candles

    Rochell and The Candles

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    Tonight I Fell In Love
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    Tonight I Fell In Love

    The Tokens

    The Tokens

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    Portrait Of My Love
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    Portrait Of My Love

    Steve Lawrence

    Steve Lawrence

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    Where The Boys Are
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    Where The Boys Are

    Connie Francis

    Connie Francis

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    The Twist
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    The Twist

    Chubby Checker

    Chubby Checker

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    I Love How You Love Me
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    I Love How You Love Me

    Paris Sisters

    Paris Sisters

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    Goodbye Cruel World
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    Goodbye Cruel World

    James Darren

    James Darren

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    You're The Reason
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    You're The Reason

    Bobby Edwards

    Bobby Edwards

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    Running Scared
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    Running Scared

    Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison

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    Are You Lonesome Tonight?
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    Are You Lonesome Tonight?

    Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley

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    Halfway To Paradise
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    Halfway To Paradise

    Tony Orlando

    Tony Orlando

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    Moon River
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    Moon River

    Jerry Butler

    Jerry Butler

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    This Time
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    This Time

    Troy Shondell

    Troy Shondell

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    Don't Bet Money Honey
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    Don't Bet Money Honey

    Linda Scott

    Linda Scott

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    Surrender
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    Surrender

    Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley

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    The Way You Look Tonight
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    The Way You Look Tonight

    The Lettermen

    The Lettermen

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    The Fly
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    The Fly

    Chubby Checker

    Chubby Checker

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    I Count The Tears
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    I Count The Tears

    The Drifters

    The Drifters

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    Tonight (Could Be The Night)
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    Tonight (Could Be The Night)

    The Velvets

    The Velvets

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    Good Time Baby
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    Good Time Baby

    Bobby Rydell

    Bobby Rydell

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    A Little Bit Of Soap
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    A Little Bit Of Soap

    The Jarmels

    The Jarmels

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    Together
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    Together

    Connie Francis

    Connie Francis

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    Rama Lama Ding Dong
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    Rama Lama Ding Dong

    The Edsels

    The Edsels

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    A Thousand Tears
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    A Thousand Tears

    Kathy Young and the Innocents

    Kathy Young and the Innocents

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    Wizard Of Love
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    Wizard Of Love

    The Ly-Dells

    The Ly-Dells

END OF 1961 MUSIC CHART

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