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The Musicradio WABC Top Songs of 1961

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1 DionRunaround Sue
2 U.S. BondsQuarter To Three
3 Del ShannonRunaway
4 The DovellsBristol Stomp
5 The MarcelsBlue Moon
6 The MarvelettesPlease Mr. Postman
7 Ricky NelsonTravelin' Man
8 The CaprisThere's A Moon Out Tonight
9 Ernie K-DoeMother-In-Law
10 The ShirellesWill You Love Me Tomorrow
11 Bobby LewisTossin' And Turnin'
12 Shep & The LimelitesDaddy's Home
13 Chubby CheckerPony Time
14 Jimmy DeanBig Bad John
15 Bobby VeeTake Good Care Of My Baby
16 Ferrante & TeicherExodus
17 The HighwaymenMichael
18 Gene McDanielsA Hundred Pounds Of Clay
19 Lawrence Welk & His OrchestraCalcutta
20 The MiraclesShop Around
21 The RegentsBarbara Ann
22 The Jive FiveMy True Story
23 Curtis LeePretty Little Angel Eyes
24 Cathy Jean & The RoommatesPlease Love Me Forever
25 Ben E. KingSpanish Harlem
26 The CleftonesHeart And Soul
27 Clarence "Frogman" HenryI Don't Know WhySurvey incorrectly has lyrics, "But I Do" as title
28 Brook BentonThe Boll Weevil Song
29 Rosie & The OriginalsAngel Baby
30 Ray CharlesHit The Road Jack
31 Carla ThomasGee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)
32 Chubby CheckerLet's Twist Again
33 Del ShannonHats Off To Larry
34 Gary (U.S.) BondsSchool Is Out
35 Chris KennerI Like It Like That, Part 1
36 Linda ScottI've Told Every Little Star
37 The ShirellesMama Said
38 Ben E. KingStand By Me
39 Tony OrlandoBless You
40 Roy OrbisonCrying
41 The EchoesBaby Blue
42 The ShirellesDedicated To The One I Love
43 The Mar-KeysLast Night
44 The TokensThe Lion Sleeps Tonight
45 Timi YuroHurt
46 The MarcelsHeartaches
47 The ChimesOnce In A While
48 Little Caesar & The RomansThose Oldies But Goodies (Remind Me Of You)
49 Dee ClarkRaindrops
50 Joey Dee & The StarlitersPeppermint Twist
51 Maxine BrownAll In My Mind
52 Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle GroupDoes Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor
53 Rochell & The CandlesOnce Upon A Time
54 The TokensTonight I Fell In Love
55 Steve LawrencePortrait Of My Love
56 Connie FrancisWhere The Boys Are
57 Chubby CheckerThe Twist
58 The Paris SistersI Love How You Love Me
59 James DarrenGoodbye Cruel World
60 Bobby EdwardsYou're The Reason
61 Roy OrbisonRunning Scared
62 Elvis PresleyAre You Lonesome To-Night?
63 Tony OrlandoHalfway To Paradise
64 Jerry ButlerMoon River
65 Troy ShondellThis Time
66 Linda ScottDon't Bet Money Honey
67 Elvis PresleySurrender
68 The LettermenThe Way You Look Tonight
69 Chubby CheckerThe Fly
70 The DriftersI Count The Tears
71 The VelvetsTonight (Could Be The Night)
72 Bobby RydellGood Time Baby
73 The JarmelsA Little Bit Of Soap
74 Connie FrancisTogether
75 The EdselsRama Lama Ding Dong
76 Kathy Young With The InnocentsA Thousand Stars
77 The Ly-DellsWizard Of Love
78 The Arthur Lyman GroupYellow Bird
79 Dickie GoodmanThe Touchables
80 Barry MannWho Put The Bomp (In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
81 The EmbersSolitaire
82 Lee DorseyYa Ya
83 Neil SedakaCalendar Girl
84 Dick & DeeDeeThe Mountain's High
85 Nino & The Ebb TidesThose Oldies But Goodies (Remind Me Of You)
86 Gene McDanielsTower Of Strength
87 Bobby VeeRun To Him
88 Bobby VeeRubber Ball
89 Sue ThompsonSad Movies (Make Me Cry)
90 The CrystalsThere's No Other (Like My Baby)
91 The DriftersSome Kind Of Wonderful
92 The String-A-LongsWheels
93 Bert KaempfertWonderland By Night
94 Buzz CliffordBaby Sittin' Boogie
95 Bob Knight FourGood Goodby
96 The G-ClefsI Understand (Just How You Feel)
97 The ChantelsLook In My Eyes
98 The AngelsTil
99 Etta JamesTrust In Me
100 Hayley MillsLet's Get Together
101 Pat BooneMoody River
102 Sandy NelsonLet There Be Drums
103 The ShirellesWhat A Sweet Thing That Was
104 The ShirellesA Thing Of The Past
105 Brenda LeeDum Dum
106 The EarlsLife Is But A Dream
107 The Blue JaysLover's Island
108 Brook BentonThink Twice
109 Maxine BrownFunny
110 Brenda LeeFool #1
111 The Four PrepsMore Money For You And Me
112 Nei SedakaHappy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen
113 The Magnificent FourThe Closer You Are
114 Jorgen Ingmann And His GuitarApache
115 The RegentsRunaround
116 Brenda LeeYou Can Depend On Me
117 Chuck JacksonI Don't Want To Cry
118 Johnny HortonNorth To Alaska
119 Elvis PresleyLittle Sister
120 Jay & The AmericansTonight
121 Ike & Tina TurnerIt's Gonna Work Out Fine
122 The CleftonesFor Sentimental Reasons
123 Ray PetersonCorinna Corinna
124 Gladys Knight & The PipsEvery Beat Of My Heart
125 Roy HamiltonYou Can Have Her
126 Joe DowellWooden Heart
127 Barbara GeorgeI Know
128 Bob Moore And His OrchestraMexico
129 Maurice Williams & The ZodiacsStay
130 LolitaSailor (Your Home Is The Sea)
131 The RoommatesGlory Of Love
132 Bobby DarinYou Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
133 The FlaresFoot Stompin' Part 1
134 Al Caiola And His OrchestraThe Magnificent Seven
135 Leroy Van DykeWalk On By
136 Ferrante & TeicherTonight
137 The CastellsSacred
138 The BelmontsTell Me Why
139 The DreamloversWhen We Get Married
140 Nino And The Ebb TidesJuke Box Saturday Night
141 Paul AnkaTonight My Love Tonight
142 DionThe Wanderer
143 Johnny DankworthAfrican Waltz
144 The ImpressionsGypsy Woman
145 The Everly BrothersWalk Right Back
146 The ImaginationsHey You
147 The ImaginationsGoodnight Baby
148 Connie FrancisMany Tears Ago
149 The StereosI Really Love You
150 Marty RobbinsDon't Worry
151 Ray CharlesOne Mint Julep
152 The ShellsBaby Oh Baby
153 The RoomatesBand Of Gold
154 Del ShannonSo Long Baby
155 The OlympicsDance By The Light Of The Moon
156 Brenda LeeEmotions
157 Ray PetersonMissing You
158 Linda ScottI Don't Know Why
159 Elvis PresleyCan't Help Falling In Love
160 Johnny TillotsonPoetry In Motion
161 Roger WilliamsMaria
162 Johnny BurnetteYou're Sixteen
163 The MarathonsPeanut Butter
164 The Dave Brubeck QuartetTake Five
165 The DriftersPlease Stay
166 Ray CharlesUnchain My Heart
167 The DriftersSweets For My Sweet
168 Jerry ButlerHe Will Break Your Heart
169 The Fortune TellersSong Of The Nairobi Trio
170 Adam WadeTake Good Care Of Her
171 Tommy HuntHuman
172 Etta JamesAt Last
173 Bobby DarinNature Boy
174 Frank GariUtopia
175 Bobby RydellSway
176 Connie FrancisHollywood
177 Clarence "Frogman" HenryYou Always Hurt The One You Love
178 Bobby DarinIrresistible You
179 Bobby LewisOne Track Mind

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