Acclaimed Music - The Top Songs from 1965
The Top Songs from 1965

RankAll Time
Rank
ArtistSingleSample
1 1 Bob Dylan
Like a Rolling Stone
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2 2 The Rolling Stones
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

3 16 The Who
My Generation
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4 36 The Byrds
Mr. Tambourine Man
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5 50 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
The Tracks of My Tears

6 83 Sam Cooke
A Change Is Gonna Come

7 87 Wilson Pickett
In the Midnight Hour

8 95 The Beatles
Yesterday

9 99 The Mamas and the Papas
California Dreamin'
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10 108 James Brown
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag

11 136 The Impressions
People Get Ready
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12 140 Bob Dylan
Subterranean Homesick Blues
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13 142 The Beatles
Help!

14 144 The Beatles
In My Life

15 152 The Supremes
Stop! In the Name of Love

16 199 The Who
I Can't Explain

17 204 Simon and Garfunkel
The Sound of Silence
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18 205 James Brown
I Got You (I Feel Good)

19 301 The Beatles
Ticket to Ride

20 398 Sam the Sham and The Pharaos
Wooly Bully

21 414 Bob Dylan
Positively 4th Street

22 417 Otis Redding
I've Been Loving You Too Long
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23 455 Stevie Wonder
Uptight

24 513 The Beatles
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)

25 535 Sam Cooke
Shake

26 560 The Lovin' Spoonful
Do You Believe in Magic
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27 614 The Rolling Stones
The Last Time

28 615 The Beach Boys
California Girls
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29 622 The Byrds
Turn! Turn! Turn!
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30 627 Roger Miller
King of the Road

31 697 Bob Dylan
Desolation Row
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32 726 The Animals
We Gotta Get Out of This Place

33 727 Sonny and Cher
I Got You Babe

34 799 John Coltrane
A Love Supreme (Part I: Acknowledgement)
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35 839 Bob Dylan
Mr. Tambourine Man
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36 932 The Righteous Brothers
Unchained Melody

37 968 Martha and The Vandellas
Nowhere to Run

38 988 The Who
The Kids Are Alright
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39 1044 Bob Dylan
It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)
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40 1064 The Yardbirds
For Your Love

41 1093 The Beatles
Day Tripper

42 1110 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
Going to a Go-Go

43 1112 The Byrds
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
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44 1145 The Rolling Stones
Get Off My Cloud

45 1193 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
Oooh, Baby Baby

46 1244 The Animals
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood

47 1306 The Four Tops
I Can't Help Myself

48 1315 Junior Walker & The All-Stars
Shotgun

49 1332 Bob Dylan
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
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50 1420 Paul Revere & The Raiders
Just Like Me

51 1431 Marvin Gaye
Ain't That Peculiar

52 1463 Elvis Presley
Crying in the Chapel

53 1477 The Four Tops
It's the Same Old Song

54 1549 Bob Dylan
Ballad of a Thin Man
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55 1584 The Beatles
We Can Work It Out

56 1602 The Shangri-La's
I Can Never Go Home Anymore

57 1639 The Kinks
See My Friend

58 1688 The Beatles
Nowhere Man

59 1690 Jackie DeShannon
What the World Needs Now Is Love

60 1881 The Shangri-La's
Out in the Streets

61 1923 The Rolling Stones
That's How Strong My Love Is

62 1926 The Rolling Stones
Play with Fire

63 1937 Barry McGuire
Eve of Destruction

64 1952 Ramsey Lewis Trio
The "In" Crowd
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65 1954 The Beach Boys
Help Me, Rhonda
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66 2016 Eddy Arnold
Make the World Go Away

67 2034 The Dixie Cups
Iko Iko

68 2048 The Knickerbockers
Lies

69 2058 The Beatles
You've Got to Hide Your Love Away

70 2109 Del Shannon
Stranger in Town

71 2223 Phil Ochs
I Ain't Marchin' Anymore
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72 2237 Bob Dylan
Highway 61 Revisited
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73 2266 John Coltrane
Pursuance/Part 4 - Psalm
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74 2312 The Walker Brothers
Make It Easy on Yourself

75 2318 The Beatles
Girl

76 2336 Otis Redding
Respect
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77 2339 The Rolling Stones
Heart of Stone

78 2421 Sir Douglas Quintet
She's About a Mover

79 2435 The Castaways
Liar, Liar

80 2550 The Dells
Stay in My Corner

81 2642 The Contours
First I Look at the Purse

82 2650 Spencer Davis Group
Keep On Running

83 2666 Buck Owens
I've Got a Tiger By the Tail

84 2762 The Beau Brummels
Laugh Laugh

85 2769 Otis Redding
My Girl
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86 2779 Frank Sinatra
It Was a Very Good Year

87 2911 The Sonics
Boss Boss
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Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
The Sonics
Psycho
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Little Richard
I Don't Know What You Got, But It's Got Me

The Beatles
Drive My Car

Bob Dylan
Gates of Eden
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The Kinks
Tired of Waiting for You

Lou Christie
Lightnin' Strikes

The Supremes
I Hear a Symphony

Bob Dylan
Love Minus Zero/No Limit
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Tom Jones
It's Not Unusual

The Four Tops
Ask the Lonely

Bob Dylan
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
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Little Anthony and The Imperials
Hurt So Bad

The Animals
It's My Life

Fontella Bass
Rescue Me

Cannibal & The Headhunters
Land of 1,000 Dances

The Yardbirds
Stroll On

The Kinks
A Well Respected Man

The Beatles
You're Going to Lose That Girl

The Young Rascals
I Ain't Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore

The Lovin' Spoonful
You Didnít Have to Be So Nice
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The Beatles
Run for Your Life

The Marvelows
I Do

Bob Dylan
She Belongs to Me
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Them
Mystic Eyes

Otis Redding
Mr. Pitiful
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Bob Dylan
I'll Keep It With Mine



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