United Township High School Class of 1960

Music Of 1960 (Ranked)

Number

Song Title

Artist

*1
THEME FROM "A SUMMER PLACE"
Percy Faith and His Orchestra (#1, Feb)
2
HE'LL HAVE TO GO
Jim Reeves (#2, March)
*3
CATHY'S CLOWN
The Everly Brothers (#1, May)
*4
RUNNING BEAR
Johnny Preston (#1, Jan)
*5
TEEN ANGEL
Mark Dinning (#1, Feb)
*6
IT'S NOW OR NEVER
Elvis Presley (#1, Aug)
7
HANDYMAN
Jimmy Jones (#2, Feb)
*8
I'M SORRY
Brenda Lee (#1, July)
*9
STUCK ON YOU
Elvis Presley (#1, April)
*10
THE TWIST
Chubby Checker (#1, Sept)
*11
EVERYBODY'S SOMEBODY'S FOOL 
Connie Francis (#1, June)
12
WILD ONE
Bobby Rydell (#2, March)
13
GREENFIELDS
The Brothers Four (#2, April)
14
WHAT IN THE WORLD'S COME OVER YOU
Jack Scott (#5, Feb)
*15
EL PASO 
Marty Robbins (#1, Jan)
*16
ALLEY OOP
The Hollywood Argyles (#1, July)
*17
MY HEART HAS A MIND OF ITS OWN
Connie Francis (#1, Sept)
18
SWEET NOTHIN'S
Brenda Lee (#4, April)
*19
 ITSY BITSY TEENIE-WEENIE YELLOW POLKADOT BIKINI
Brian Hyland (#1, Aug)
20
ONLY THE LONLEY (Know How I Feel)
Roy Orbison (#2, July)
21
WHERE OR WHEN
Dion and the Belmonts (#3, Feb)
22
SIXTEEN REASONS
Connie Stevens (#3, May)
23
PUPPY LOVE
Paul Anka (#2, April)
*24
WHY
Frankie Avalon (#1, Dec 1959)
25
WALK-DON'T RUN
The Ventures (#2, Aug)
*26
SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME
The Drifters (#1, Oct)
27
BABY (You Got What It Takes)
Brook Benton and Dinah Washington (#5, March)
28
SINK THE BISMARCK 
Johnny Horton (#3, May)
29
CHAIN GANG 
Sam Cooke (#2, Oct)
30
LET IT BE ME
The Everly Brothers (#7, Feb)
31
GOOD TIMIN'
Jimmy Jones (#3, May)
32
BEYOND THE SEA
Bobby Darin (#6, Feb)
33
GO, JIMMY, GO
Jimmy Clanton (#5, Feb)
34
NIGHT
 Jackie Wilson (#4, May)
35
BURNING BRIDGES 
Jack Scott (#3, June)
36
THE BIG HURT
Miss Toni Fisher (#3, Dec 1959)
37
BECAUSE THEY'RE YOUNG
Duane Eddy (#4, July)
38
LONLEY BLUE BOY
Conway Twitty (#6, Feb)
39
PRETTY BLUE EYES
Steve Lawrence (#9, Jan)
40
WAY DOWN YONDER IN NEW ORLEANS
Freddy Cannon (#3, Jan)
41
PAPER ROSES
Anita Bryant (#5, June)
*42
MR. CUSTER
Larry Verne (#1, Oct)
*43
 I WANT TO BE WANTED
Brenda Lee (#1, Oct)
44
MULE SKINNER BLUES
The Fendermen (#5, July)
45
CRADLE OF LOVE
Johnny Preston (#7, May)
46
YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES
Marv Johnson (#10, Feb)
47
PLEASE HELP ME, I'M FALLING
Hank Locklin (#8, Aug)
48
LOVE YOU SO
Ron Holden (#7, June)
49
FINGER POPPIN' TIME
Hank Ballard and the Midnighters (#7, Aug)
50
HARBOR LIGHTS
The Platters (#8, March)
51
LET THE LITTLE GIRL DANCE
Billy Bland (#7, May)
52
HE'LL HAVE TO STAY
Jeanne Black (#4, May)
53
THEME FROM "THE APARTMENT"
Ferrante and Teicher (#10, Sept)
54
VOLARE
Bobby Rydell (#4, Sept)
55
A MILLION TO ONE
Jimmy Charles (#5, Sept)
56
THE VILLAGE OF ST. BERNADETTE
Andy Williams (#7, Jan)
57
THE OLD LAMPLIGHTER
The Browns Featuring Jim Edward Brown (#5, May)
58
WHITE SILVER SANDS
Bill Black's Combo (#9, April)
59
DEVIL OR ANGEL
Bobby Vee (#6, Oct)
60
DOWN BY THE STATION
The Four Preps (#13, Feb)
61
FOREVER
 The Little Dippers (#9, March)
62
IMAGE OF A GIRL
The Safaris (#6, Aug)
63
KIDDIO
Brook Benton (#7, Sept)
64
MISSION BELL
Donnie Brooks (#7, Sept)
65
I LOVE THE WAY YOU LOVE
Marv Johnson (#9, April)
66
IT'S TIME TO CRY
Paul Anka (#4, Dec 1959)
67
TELL LAURA I LOVE HER
Ray Peterson (#7, Aug)
68
MAMA
Connie Francis (#8, April)
69
FOOTSTEPS
Steve Lawrence (#7, April)
70
SO SAD (To Watch Good Love Go Bad)
The Everly Brothers (#7, Oct)
71
THAT'S ALL YOU GOTTA DO
Brenda Lee (#6, July)
72
WALKING TO NEW ORLEANS
Fats Domino (#6, Aug)
73
AMONG MY SOUVENIRS
Connie Francis (#7, Dec 1959)
74
SWINGING SCHOOL
Bobby Rydell  (#5, June)
75
A ROCKIN' GOOD WAY (To Mess Around and Fall In Love)
Dinah Washington and Brook Benton (#7, June)
76
STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN
Neil Sedaka (#9, May)
77
MY HOME TOWN
Paul Anka (#8, July)
*78
GEORGIA ON MY MIND
Ray Charles (#1, Nov)
79
CHERRY PIE
Skip and Flip (#11, May)
80
WONDERFUL WORLD
Sam Cooke (#12, June)
81
TRACY'S THEME
Spencer Ross (#13, Feb)
82
LADY LUCK
Lloyd Price (#14, March)
83
STEP BY STEP
The Crests Featuring Johnny Maestro (#14, May)
84
HAPPY-GO-LUCKY-ME
Paul Evans (#10, June)
85
YOUNG EMOTIONS
Ricky Nelson (#12, May)
86
DREAMIN'
Johnny Burnette (#11, Aug)
87
POETRY IN MOTION
Johnny Tillotson (#2, Nov)
88
O DIO MIO
 
Annette (#10, March)
 
 
89
YOU TALK TOO MUCH
Joe Jones (#3, Nov)
90
BEATNIK FLY
Johnny and the Hurricanes (#15, March)
91
WHEN WILL I BE LOVED
The Everly Brothers (#8, July)
92
LET'S THINK ABOUT LIVING
Bob Luman (#7, Oct)
*93
 HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER
Guy Mitchell (#1, Dec 1959)
94
IN MY LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD
Anita Bryant (#10, Aug)
95
DOGGIN' AROUND
 Jackie Wilson (#15, May)
96
LITTLE BITTY GIRL
Bobby Rydell (#19, March)
97
MONEY (That's What I Want)
Barrett Strong (#23, April)
*98
STAY
Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs (#1, Nov)
99
LONELY WEEKENDS
Charlie Rich (#22, May)
100
SANDY
Larry Hall (#15, Jan)

 * A Number One Hit

 

 

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