Top Songs of 1962


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
63
8017
Andy Williams Moon River
Arthur Alexander Anna (Go to Him)
Arthur Alexander Soldier of Love
B. Bumble & The Stingers Nut Rocker
23
2930
Barbara Lynn You'll Lose a Good Thing
Barbra Streisand Happy Days Are Here Again
53
6936
Ben E. King Don't Play That Song (You Lied)
Benny Carter The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
Benny Spellman Lipstick Traces (On a Cigarette)
Bill Evans My Foolish Heart
Billy Joe & The Checkmates Percolator (Twist)
47
6336
Bo Diddley You Can't Judge a Book by the Cover
Bob B. Soxx and The Blue Jeans Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah
Bob Dylan Baby Let Me Follow You Down
67
8655
Bobby Bland Stormy Monday Blues
46
6301
Bobby 'Boris' Pickett and the Crypt Kickers Monster Mash
52
6872
Bobby Vee The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Bobby Vinton Roses Are Red (My Love)
1
127
Booker T. & The MG's Green Onions
Brenda Lee All Alone Am I
65
8280
Brian Hyland Sealed With a Kiss
Cannonball Adderley Gemini
66
8338
Carole King It Might As Well Rain Until September
Charles Aznavour Les Comédiens
Chris Kenner Land of 1,000 Dances
Chris Montez Let's Dance
43
5701
Chuck Jackson Any Day Now (My Wild Beautiful Bird)
73
8785
Claude Nougaro Le Cinéma
34
4417
Claudine Clark Party Lights
77
9013
Cliff Richard The Young Ones
Clyde McPhatter Lover Please
Colette Déréal À la gare Saint-Lazare
13
1884
Dick Dale Miserlou
81
9396
Dion Lovers Who Wander
25
2945
Dionne Warwick Don't Make Me Over
75
8941
Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford I Need Your Loving
Elmore James Shake Your Moneymaker
30
3772
Elvis Presley Return to Sender
59
7711
Elvis Presley Good Luck Charm
79
9105
Ernie Maresca Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out)
Etta James Something's Got a Hold on Me
Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
15
1942
Françoise Hardy Tous les garçons et les filles
60
7736
Françoise Hardy Le temps de l'amour
Frank Ifield I Remember You
Frank Proffitt Tom Dooley (Dula)
Frank Sinatra Come Rain or Come Shine
82
9869
Freddy Cannon Palisades Park
35
4604
Gene Pitney (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance
Gene Pitney Only Love Can Break a Heart
Gene Pitney Half Heaven - Half Heartache
19
2599
George Jones She Thinks I Still Care
72
8783
Georges Brassens Les Trompettes de la renommée
Hank Snow I've Been Everywhere
Hasil Adkins Chicken Walk
Henry Mancini Days of Wine and Roses
21
2875
Herbie Hancock Watermelon Man
71
8761
Irma Thomas It's Raining
61
7799
Jacques Brel Le Plat pays
28
3639
James Brown Night Train
Jan Bradley Mama Didn't Lie
37
4688
Jeanne Moreau Le Tourbillon
Jimmy McGriff I've Got a Woman
33
4310
John Barry Orchestra James Bond Theme
4
602
John Lee Hooker Boom Boom
29
3697
Johnny Cash Delia's Gone
Johnny Hallyday L'Idole des jeunes
20
2720
Ketty Lester Love Letters
76
8972
King Curtis & His Noble Knights Soul Twist
Lennie Tristano C Minor Complex
3
516
Little Eva The Loco-Motion
Little Eva Keep Your Hands Off My Baby
Lou Christie The Gypsy Cried
Luigi Tenco Mi sono innamorato di te
Marcel Amont Le Mexicain
84
9945
Marvin Gaye Hitch Hike
Marvin Gaye Stubborn Kind of Fellow
50
6712
Mary Wells You Beat Me to the Punch
Maurice Jarre Theme from Lawrence of Arabia
69
8689
Muddy Waters You Need Love
Nat King Cole Ramblin' Rose
56
7193
Nathaniel Mayer and The Fabulous Twilights Village of Love
49
6508
Neil Sedaka Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Nolan Strong & The Diablos Mind Over Matter
51
6741
Otis Redding These Arms of Mine
54
7063
Pat Boone Speedy Gonzales
42
5552
Patsy Cline She's Got You
Paul and Paula Hey Paula
Pete Seeger Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
18
2554
Peter, Paul and Mary If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song)
41
5301
Quincy Jones Soul Bossa Nova
Rahsaan Roland Kirk You Did It, You Did It
78
9088
Ray Barretto El Watusi
10
1287
Ray Charles I Can't Stop Loving You
38
5086
Ray Charles You Don't Know Me
62
7897
Ray Charles Born to Lose
68
8673
Richard Anthony Et j'entends siffler le train
Rolf Harris Sun Arise
Roy Orbison Dream Baby, How Long Must I Dream
Sacha Distel La Belle vie
9
1129
Sam Cooke Bring It On Home to Me
31
3813
Sam Cooke Twistin' the Night Away
36
4681
Sam Cooke Having a Party
Sammy Davis Jr. What Kind of Fool Am I
Serge Gainsbourg Black Trombone
Sergio Endrigo Io che amo solo te
Shelley Fabares Johnny Angel
27
3607
Skeeter Davis The End of the World
Snooks Eaglin Brown Skinned Woman
17
2375
Solomon Burke Cry to Me
24
2935
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd Desafinado
Steve Lawrence Go Away Little Girl
32
4246
The Beach Boys Surfin' Safari
12
1739
The Beatles Love Me Do
The Cascades Rhythm of the Rain
11
1609
The Chantays Pipeline
7
966
The Contours Do You Love Me
The Contours Shake Sherry
The Cookies Chains
5
615
The Crystals He's a Rebel
44
5764
The Crystals He's Sure the Boy I Love
70
8700
The Crystals Uptown
74
8829
The Crystals He Hit Me (And It Felt Like a Kiss)
8
1048
The Drifters Up on the Roof
80
9353
The Duprees You Belong to Me
The Excellents Coney Island Baby
48
6502
The Exciters Tell Him
39
5155
The Falcons I Found a Love
16
2215
The Four Seasons Big Girls Don't Cry
22
2928
The Four Seasons Sherry
14
1931
The Isley Brothers Twist and Shout
The Jive Five What Time Is It?
58
7693
The Marvelettes Beechwood 4-5789
2
480
The Miracles You've Really Got a Hold on Me
The Miracles I'll Try Something New
83
9870
The Orlons Don't Hang Up
26
3475
The Rivingtons Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow
57
7394
The Rockin' Rebels Wild Weekend
The Shadows Wonderful Land
45
5961
The Shirelles Soldier Boy
85
9989
The Springfields Island of Dreams
The Tijuana Brass feat. Herb Alpert The Lonely Bull
6
650
The Tornados Telstar
The Volumes I Love You
64
8185
Timi Yuro What's a Matter Baby (Is It Hurting You?)
Tito Puente Oye Como Va
55
7076
Tommy Roe Sheila
40
5207
Tony Bennett I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Vince Guaraldi Trio Cast Your Fate to the Wind