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1960 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1960 on any date... when you were born... graduated... married... The answers for 1960 are below. Find a song for any year since 1960.


Pop Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


blue # = pop chart

  1 Why 1   12-26-59  
  Frankie Avalon  
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  2 El Paso 1   1-16-60  
  Marty Robbins  
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  3 Running Bear 1   1-23-60  
  Johnny Preston  
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  4 The Theme From A Summer Place 1   2-13-60  
  Percy Faith And His Orchestra  
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  5 Mama 1   3-26-60  
  Connie Francis  
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  6 He'll Have To Go 1   4-09-60  
  Jim Reeves  
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  7 Greenfields 1   4-16-60  
  The Brothers Four  
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  8 Stuck On You 1   5-07-60  
  Elvis Presley  
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  9 Cathy's Clown 1   5-21-60  
  The Everly Brothers  
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  10 Alley-Oop 1   6-18-60  
  Hollywood Argyles  
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  11 Everybody's Somebody's Fool 1   7-09-60  
  Connie Francis  
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  12 Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel) 1   7-16-60  
  Roy Orbison  
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  13 I'm Sorry 1   7-23-60  
  Brenda Lee  
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  14 Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini 1   7-30-60  
  Brian Hyland  
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  15 It's Now Or Never 1   8-13-60  
  Elvis Presley  
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  16 The Twist 1   8-20-60  
  Chubby Checker  
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  17 My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own 1   9-24-60  
  Connie Francis  
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  18 I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) 1   10-01-60  
  Brenda Lee  
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  19 Save The Last Dance For Me 1   10-08-60  
  The Drifters  
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  20 Georgia On My Mind 1   10-29-60  
  Ray Charles  
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  21 Poetry In Motion 1   11-19-60  
  Johnny Tillotson  
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  22 Stay 1   11-26-60  
  Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs  
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  23 Are You Lonesome To-night? 1   12-03-60  
  Elvis Presley  
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  24 Will You Love Me Tomorrow 1   12-17-60  
  The Shirelles  
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  25 Wonderland By Night 1   12-24-60  
  Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra  
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1960 Pop Top 100 Songs

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1960 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Number One Song Calendars

1960 1961 1962 1963 1964
1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

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Tunecaster's Number One Song Calendar page is where to find all of the number one songs since late 1959 to the present. We can find a song for a birthday, a wedding, graduation, or find a song for that special day if it is after 1959.