Top Songs of 1964


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
28
The Kinks You Really Got Me
2
40
Sam Cooke A Change Is Gonna Come
3
60
The Righteous Brothers You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'
4
68
The Animals The House of the Rising Sun
5
87
Martha and The Vandellas Dancing in the Street
6
134
The Temptations My Girl
7
137
Roy Orbison Oh, Pretty Woman
8
178
Dionne Warwick Walk On By
9
213
Them Gloria
10
230
The Beach Boys Don't Worry Baby
11
251
Bob Dylan The Times They Are A-Changin'
12
255
The Shangri-Las Leader of the Pack
13
297
The Who I Can't Explain
14
335
The Beach Boys I Get Around
15
351
The Supremes Where Did Our Love Go
16
372
The Beatles A Hard Day's Night
17
385
Stan Getz, João Gilberto and Astrud Gilberto The Girl from Ipanema
18
742
The Zombies She's Not There
19
907
The Supremes Baby Love
20
933
Mary Wells My Guy
21
1074
The Beatles Can't Buy Me Love
22
1144
Millie My Boy Lollipop
23
1218
The Shangri-Las Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)
24
1222
The Searchers Needles and Pins
25
1407
The Drifters Under the Boardwalk
26
1443
Four Tops Baby I Need Your Loving
27
1479
Sam Cooke Shake
28
1546
Petula Clark Downtown
29
1602
The Kinks All Day and All of the Night
30
1636
Solomon Burke Everybody Needs Somebody to Love
31
1796
The Beatles I Feel Fine
32
1851
Bob Dylan The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll
33
1852
The Beatles Eight Days a Week
34
1870
The Dixie Cups Chapel of Love
35
1928
The Beach Boys Fun, Fun, Fun
36
2050
Dusty Springfield I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself
37
2253
The Rolling Stones It's All Over Now
38
2390
Chuck Berry You Never Can Tell
39
2398
Bob Dylan It Ain't Me Babe
40
2442
Chuck Berry No Particular Place to Go
41
2577
Shirley Bassey Goldfinger
42
2751
The Rolling Stones Time Is on My Side
43
2786
The Beatles I Should Have Known Better
44
2832
Nina Simone Mississippi Goddam
45
2836
Georges Brassens Les Copains d'abord
46
2841
Jacques Brel Amsterdam
47
2892
Dusty Springfield Wishin' and Hopin'
48
3009
Marianne Faithfull As Tears Go By
49
3021
The Moody Blues Go Now!
50
3026
The Wailers Simmer Down
51
3095
Chuck Berry Promised Land
52
3249
The Beatles If I Fell
53
3356
Bob Dylan My Back Pages
54
3403
Tommy Tucker Hi-Heel Sneakers
55
3473
Manfred Mann Do Wah Diddy Diddy
56
3533
Bob Dylan Boots of Spanish Leather
57
3623
Little Anthony and The Imperials Goin' out of My Head
58
3649
The Beatles Things We Said Today
59
3692
The Ronettes Walking in the Rain
60
3760
Them Baby, Please Don't Go
61
3801
The Four Seasons Rag Doll
62
3889
Nina Simone Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
63
3995
The Beatles And I Love Her
64
4060
Otis Redding Mr. Pitiful
65
4092
Roy Orbison It's Over
66
4260
The Rolling Stones Not Fade Away
67
4364
B.B. King Rock Me Baby
68
4367
Joe Tex Hold What You've Got
69
4483
Bob Dylan Chimes of Freedom
70
4519
Brenda Holloway Every Little Bit Hurts
71
4547
The Shangri-Las Give Him a Great Big Kiss
72
4669
The Rolling Stones Heart of Stone
73
4814
Gerry and The Pacemakers Ferry Cross the Mersey
74
4831
The Beatles I'm a Loser
75
4919
Frank Sinatra Fly Me to the Moon
76
4944
The Shondells Hanky Panky
77
4966
Dean Martin Everybody Loves Somebody
78
4989
Irma Thomas Wish Someone Would Care
79
5004
Eric Dolphy Hat and Beard
80
5018
The Supremes Come See About Me
81
5041
Del Shannon Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)
82
5083
Sandie Shaw (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me
83
5090
Lee Morgan The Sidewinder
84
5122
Peter and Gordon A World Without Love
85
5221
Irma Thomas Time Is on My Side
86
5228
Buffy Sainte-Marie The Universal Soldier
87
5315
Barbara Dis, quand reviendras-tu?
88
5317
Herbie Hancock Cantaloupe Island
89
5322
Bob Dylan With God on Our Side
90
5445
Louis Armstrong Hello, Dolly!
91
5461
Pete Seeger Where Have All the Flowers Gone
92
5600
The Premiers Farmer John
93
5620
The Impressions Keep On Pushing
94
5655
The Nashville Teens Tobacco Road
95
5679
Jean Ferrat La Montagne
96
5696
Barbara Nantes
97
5766
The Velvelettes Needle in a Haystack
98
5810
The Beatles No Reply
99
5826
The Pretty Things Don't Bring Me Down
100
5958
The Sonics The Witch
101
6248
The Impressions I'm So Proud
102
6304
Don Covay Mercy, Mercy
103
6499
Los Brincos Flamenco
104
6596
The Rolling Stones Little Red Rooster
105
6608
James Brown Out of Sight
106
6691
The Novas The Crusher
107
7074
Bob Dylan To Ramona
108
7093
The Beau Brummels Laugh, Laugh
109
7148
Marvin Gaye How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)
110
7189
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Carry, Go, Bring, Home
111
7276
Sylvie Vartan La Plus belle pour aller danser
112
7302
Bobby Bland Ain't Nothing You Can Do
113
7329
The Pretty Things Rosalyn
114
7341
Johnny Cash The Ballad of Ira Hayes
115
7345
Barbra Streisand People
116
7501
Elvis Presley Viva Las Vegas
117
7555
Herman's Hermits I'm Into Something Good
118
7582
Gene Pitney It Hurts to Be in Love
119
7708
Jacques Brel Mathilde
120
7715
Bessie Banks Go Now
121
7824
The Beach Boys The Warmth of the Sun
122
7827
The Temptations The Way You Do the Things You Do
123
7902
The Animals I'm Crying
124
8046
Don Drummond Eastern Standard Time
125
8047
France Gall Laisse tomber les filles
126
8072
The Rivieras California Sun
127
8073
Billy J. Kramer with The Dakotas Little Children
128
8265
Bob Dylan When the Ship Comes In
129
8319
Bob Dylan All I Really Want to Do
130
8349
Vibrations My Girl Sloopy
131
8464
The Mojos Everything's Al'right
132
8489
The Seekers I'll Never Find Another You
133
8529
Bob Dylan I Don't Believe You (She Acts Like We Never Have Met)
134
8590
Stan Getz and João Gilberto [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim] Corcovado
135
8643
Marvin Gaye Baby Don't You Do It
136
8707
The Beach Boys When I Grow Up (To Be a Man)
137
8825
John Coltrane Alabama
138
9050
The Reflections (Just Like) Romeo and Juliet
139
9226
Sandie Shaw Girl Don't Come
140
9269
Bob Dylan Only a Pawn in Their Game
141
9294
Bobby Freeman C'mon and Swim
142
9298
The Beatles I'll Follow the Sun
143
9311
Buck Owens I've Got a Tiger By the Tail
144
9566
Sugar Pie DeSanto Soulful Dress
145
9574
Jay and The Americans Come a Little Bit Closer
146
9661
Charles Aznavour Hier encore
147
9669
Vince Guaraldi Linus and Lucy
148
9714
Bob Dylan One Too Many Mornings
149
9754
The Honeycombs Have I the Right?

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Shirley Ellis The Name Game
Bobby Solo Una lacrima sul viso
Dionne Warwick A House Is Not a Home
Françoise Hardy Mon amie la rose
The Jelly Beans I Wanna Love Him So Bad
Joan Baez There But for Fortune
The Maytals Daddy
The Beatles She's a Woman
Gino Washington Gino Is a Coward
The Rolling Stones Tell Me (You're Coming Back)
The Searchers When You Walk in the Room
Gino Washington Out of This World
The Larks The Jerk
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires Jamaica Ska
Marvin Gaye You're a Wonderful One
Sam Cooke Good Times
Serge Gainsbourg Chez les yé-yés
The Beatles You Can’t Do That
The Radiants Voice Your Choice
The Beatles Any Time at All
Lou Johnson (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me
Jacques Brel Jef
The Beatles Rock and Roll Music
Frank Sinatra Softly As I Leave You
O.V. Wright That's How Strong My Love Is
Dobie Gray The "In" Crowd
Eric Dolphy Out to Lunch
Roger Miller Chug-a-Lug
The Beatles I Don't Want to Spoil the Party
Bob Dylan Spanish Harlem Incident
Doc Watson Deep River Blues
Cilla Black You're My World (Il mio mondo)
The Animals I'm in Love Again
Roger Miller Dang Me
Albert Ayler Summertime
The Hollies Just One Look
Barbara Si la photo est bonne
Eric "Monty" Morris Sammy Dead
The Bachelors Diane
Peter and Gordon I Go to Pieces
Gil Evans Las Vegas Tango
Buck Owens Together Again
Jimmy Hughes Steal Away
Cilla Black Anyone Who Had a Heart
Fabrizio De André La canzone di Marinella 
Candy and The Kisses The 81
Twinkle Terry
Chad & Jeremy A Summer Song
Dave Clark Five Because
Gerry and The Pacemakers Don't Let the Sun Catch You Crying
The Rolling Stones Under the Boardwalk
The Isley Brothers Who's That Lady
The Beach Boys All Summer Long
The Ventures Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
Jacques Brel Les Bonbons
Doc Watson Black Mountain Rag
Lou Johnson Message to Martha (Kentucky Bluebird)
Ennio Morricone Per un pugno di dollari
The Ronettes Do I Love You?
Gilbert Bécaud Nathalie
Régine Les p'tits papiers
Cilla Black It's For You
The Ad Libs The Boy from New York City
Gigliola Cinquetti Non ho l'etŕ (per amarti)
Lesley Gore Look of Love
Shorty Long Devil with the Blue Dress
Yardbirds I Wish You Would
Judy Henske High Flying Bird
Johnny Cash Understand Your Man
Chuck Berry Nadine (Is It You?)
Howlin' Wolf Hidden Charms
The Kinks Stop Your Sobbing
The Four Seasons Dawn (Go Away)
Gary Lewis & the Playboys This Diamond Ring
Salvatore Adamo Tombe la neige
Tom Paxton The Last Thing on My Mind
Hasil Adkins She Said
Dave Clark Five Bits and Pieces