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The Drifters was a soul and vocal group, with many lead singers. Clyde McPhatter, Bill Pinkney, Johnny Lee Williams, Ben E. King, Rudy Lewis, Johnny Moore, and Rick Sheppard shared the lead singer role over time. The greatest hit by The Drifters was Save The Last Dance For Me. Find a song by The Drifters!


Alphabetical Song List for The Drifters


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  1 A Midsummer Night In Harlem   Jul 1974  
  Charlie Thomas And The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  2 A Rose By Any Other Name   Mar 1971  
    YouTube    

  3 Adorable   1954  
    YouTube    

  4 Ain't It The Truth   Sep 1967  
    YouTube    

  5 Another Night With The Boys   Jan 1963  
    YouTube    

  6 At The Club   Feb 1965  
    YouTube    

  7 Baby What I Mean   Dec 1966  
    YouTube    

  8 Baltimore   Feb 1960  
    YouTube    

  9 Bip Bam   1953  
  The Drifters Featuring Clyde McPhatter  
    YouTube    

  10 Can I Take You Home Little Girl   Jan 1976  
    YouTube    

  11 Chains Of Love   Apr 1965  
    YouTube    

  12 The Christmas Song   Dec 1964  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  13 Come On Over To My Place   May 1965  
    YouTube    

  14 Dance With Me 11   Dec 1959  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  15 Down On The Beach Tonight   Nov 1974  
    YouTube    

  16 Drip Drop   Aug 1958  
    YouTube    

  17 Follow Me   Jul 1965  
    YouTube    

  18 Fools Fall In Love   Mar 1957  
    YouTube    

  19 Hello Happiness   Apr 1976  
    YouTube    

  20 Hey Senorita   Jun 1960  
    YouTube    

  21 Honey Love   1953  
  Clyde McPlatter & The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  22 Hypnotized   Jun 1957  
    YouTube    

  23 I Count The Tears 10   Jan 1961  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  24 I Got Myself A Woman   1955  
    YouTube    

  25 I Know   Dec 1957  
    YouTube    

  26 I'll Be Home For Christmas   Dec 1996  
  The Drifters Featuring Rick Sheppard  
    YouTube    

  27 I'll Take You Home 17   Oct 1963  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  28 I'll Take You Where The Music's Playing   Aug 1965  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  29 I've Got Sand In My Shoes   Oct 1964  
    YouTube    

  30 If You Don't Come Back   Aug 1963  
    YouTube    

  31 Kissin' In The Back Row Of The Movies   Sep 1974  
    YouTube    

  32 Like Sister And Brother   Sep 1973  
    YouTube    

  33 (More Than A Number In My) Little Red Book   Sep 1980  
  Bill Pinkney And The Original Drifters  
    YouTube    

  34 Loneliness Or Happiness   Oct 1961  
    YouTube    

  35 Lonely Winds   Jul 1960  
    YouTube    

  36 Lucille   1953  
  Clyde McPlatter And The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  37 Memories Are Made Of This   Apr 1966  
    YouTube    

  38 Mexican Divorce   Mar 1962  
    YouTube    

  39 Money Honey   1952  
  Clyde McPlatter And The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  40 Moonlight Bay   Jun 1958  
    YouTube    

  41 On Broadway 9   Apr 1963  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  42 One Way Love   May 1964  
    YouTube    

  43 Please Stay 14   Jul 1961  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  44 Rat Race   Jun 1963  
    YouTube    

  45 Room Full Of Tears   Dec 1961  
    YouTube    

  46 Ruby Baby   1955  
    YouTube    

  47 Saturday Night At The Movies 15   Dec 1964  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  48 Save The Last Dance For Me 1   Oct 1960  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  49 Soldier Of Fortune   1955  
    YouTube    

  50 Some Kind Of Wonderful 4   May 1961  
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  51 Somebody New Dancin' With You   Jan 1962  
    YouTube    

  52 Sometimes I Wonder   Jul 1962  
    YouTube    

  53 Steamboat   1955  
    YouTube    

  54 Still Burning In My Heart   Jan 1968  
    YouTube    

  55 Stranger On The Shore   May 1962  
    YouTube    

  56 Such A Night   1953  
  Clyde McPlatter And The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  57 Sweets For My Sweet 16   Oct 1961  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  58 There Goes My Baby 1   Aug 1959  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  59 This Magic Moment 8   Apr 1960  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  60 (If You Cry) True Love, True Love 6   Nov 1959  
    YouTube    

  61 Under The Boardwalk 2   Aug 1964  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  62 Up On The Roof 3   Feb 1963  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  63 Vaya Con Dios   Feb 1964  
    YouTube    

  64 We Gotta Sing   Dec 1965  
    YouTube    

  65 What To Do   May 1962  
    YouTube    

  66 What'cha Gonna Do   1954  
  Clyde McPlatter And The Drifters  
    YouTube    

  67 When My Little Girl Is Smiling 20   Mar 1962  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  68 White Christmas   1954  
  The Drifters Featuring Clyde McPhatter And Bill Pinckney  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  69 You Can't Love Them All   May 1966  
    YouTube    

  70 You Got To Pay Your Dues   Jul 1970  
    YouTube    

  71 You're More Than A Number In My Little Red Book   Jan 1977  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  72 You've Got Your Troubles   Mar 1973  
    YouTube    

  73 Your Best Friend   May 1969  
    YouTube    


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  Songs on this page were all released as singles, most on Atlantic Records and usually with two songs, one on each side. For songs that had two popular sides, both sides are listed separately. Songs are in chronological order of peak popularity (or alphabetical order on the alpha page). Often, a B-side of a single would receive initial notice after the main side, but would peak earlier. For example, Sweets For My Sweet came out in September. B-side Loneliness Or Happiness became hot in August. The B-side peaked and faded even while the main hit song was still rising, so it is listed first.  


Related Song Features for The Drifters alphabetical song list


Top Pop Songs by The Drifters

1Save The Last Dance For Me
2Under The Boardwalk
3Up On The Roof
4Some Kind Of Wonderful
5I Count The Tears
6This Magic Moment
7On Broadway
8Please Stay
9Sweets For My Sweet
10Saturday Night At The Movies

Classic Songs by The Drifters

1There Goes My Baby
2(If You Cry) True Love, True Love
3Dance With Me
4Honey Love

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