charset=utf-8" />
HIT LIST


  
BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S (MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1962 PDF Print E-mail
User Rating: / 0
PoorBest 
Written by Barry Kowal   
Jun 19, 2017 at 12:47 AM
BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S (MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1962





Pos.-Title?Artist-Label-Peak Month
  1 STRANGER ON THE SHORE-MR. ACKER BILK-ATCO-MAY
  2 I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU-RAY CHARLES-ABC PARAMOUNT-June
  3 MASHED POTATO TIME?DEE DEE SHARP-CAMEO-April
  4 ROSES ARE RED-BOBBY VINTON-Epic-July
  5 THE STRIPPER?DAVID ROSE & HIS ORCHESTRA-MGM-June
  6 JOHNNY ANGEL-SHELLEY FABARES-Colpix-April
  7 THE LOCO-MOTION-LITTLE EVA-Dimension-August
  8 LET ME IN-Sensations-Argo-May
  9 THE TWIST-Chubby Checker-Parkway-January
 10 SOLDIER BOY-Shirelles-Scepter-May
 11 Hey! Baby-Bruce Channel-Smash-March
 12 The Wanderer-Dion-Laurie-February
 13 Duke Of Earl-Gene Chandler-See Jay-March
 14 Palisades Park-Freddie Cannon-Swan-July
 15 Breaking Up Is Hard To Do-Neil Sedaka-RCA-July
 16 Wolverton Mountain-Claude King-Columbia-August
 17 Slow Twistin'-Chubby Checker & Dee Dee Sharp-Parkway-April
 18 It Keeps Right On A Hurtin'-Johnny Tillotson-Cadence-June
 19 The One Who Really Loves You-Mary Wells-Motown-June
 20 Good Luck Charm-Elvis Presley-RCA-May
 21 Midnight In Moscow-Kenny Ball-Kapp-March
 22 Sheila Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-September
 23 Twistin' The Night Away-Sam Cooke-RCA-March
 24 Wah Watusi-Orlons-Cameo-July
 25 The Peppermint Twist-Joey Dee & The Starliters-Roulette-January
 26 Break It To Me Gently-Brenda Lee-Decca-March
 27 Playboy-Marvelettes-Tamla-June
 28 Ramblin'Rose-Nat King Cole-Capitol-September
 29 Sealed With A Kiss-Brian Hyland-ABC Paramount-August
 30 She Cried-Jay & The Americans-United Artist-May
 31 Don't Break The Heart That Loves You-Connie Francis-MGM-April
 32 Dear Lady Twist-Gary U.S. Bonds-LeGrande-February
 33 Norman-Sue Thompson-Hickory-February
 34 Love Letters-Kitty Lester-Era-April
 35 Party Lights-Claudine Clark-Chancellor-September
 36 Cotton Fields-Highwaymen-United Artist-February
 37 Alley Cat-Bent Fabric & His Piano-Atco-September
 38 Twist And Shout-Isley Brothers-Wand-August
 39 Theme From Dr. Kildare (Three Stars Will Shine Tonight)?Richard Chamberlain-MGM-July
 40 Tuff?Ace Cannon-Hi-March
 41 Lover Please-Clyde McPhatter-Mercury-May
 42 I Know(You Don?t Love Me No More)-Barbara George-AFO-January
 43 Young World-Rick Nelson-Imperial-April
 44 Baby It's You-Shirelles-Scepter-February
 45 Speedy Gonzales-Pat Boone-Dot-July
 46 A Little Bitty Tear-Burl Ives-Decca-February
 47 Crying In The Rain-Everly Brothers-Warner Brothers-March
 48 Al Di La'-Emilio Pericoli-Warner Brothers-July
 49 Shout! Shout!(Knock Yourself Out)-Ernie Maresca?Seville-May
 50 What's Your Name-Don & Juan-Big Top-March
 51 Smoky Places-Corsairs-Tuff-March
 52 Having A Party-Sam Cooke-RCA Victor-July
 53 Green Onions-Booker T. & The MGs-Stax-October
 54 You Don't Know Me-Ray Charles-ABC Paramount-September
 55 Sherry-Four Seasons-See Jay-September
 56 Johnny Get Angry-Joanie Sommers-Warner Brothers-July
 57 Can't Help Falling In Love-Elvis Presley-RCA-January
 58 Shout (pt. 1)?Joey Dee & The Starliters-Roulette-May
 59 Rinky Dink-Dave "Baby" Cortez-Chess-September
 60 Moon River-Henry Mancini-RCA Victor-January
 61 Ahab,The Arab-Ray Stevens-Mercury-August
 62 Things-Bobby Darin-Atco-August
 63 (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Vallence-Gene Pitney-Musicor-June
 64 You Belong To Me-Duprees-Coed-September
 65 Dream Baby-Roy Orbison-Monument-April
 66 Snap Your Fingers-Joe Henderson-Todd-July
 67 Lovers Who Wander-Dion-Laurie-June
 68 Let's Dance-Chris Montez-Monogram-October
 69 Cindy's Birthday-Johnny Crawford-Del Fi-June
 70 You Beat Me To The Punch-Mary Wells-Motown-September
 71 You'll Lose A Good Thing-Barbara Lynn-Jamie-August
 72 Uptown-Crystals-Philles-May
 73 Everybody Loves Me But You-Brenda Lee-Decca-May
 74 Patches-Dicky Lee-Smash-October
 75 Venus In Blue Jeans-Jimmy Clanton-Ace-October
 76 Love Me Warm & Tender-Paul Anka-ABC Paramount-April  
 77 Teen Age Idol-Rick Nelson-Imperial-September
 78 She's Got You-Patsy Cline-Decca-April
 79 Dear One-Larry Finnegan-Old Town-May
 80 Her Royal Majesty-James Darren-Colpix-March
 81 Old Rivers-Walter Brennan-Liberty-May
 82 Funny Way Of Laughin'-Burl Ives-Decca-May
 83 A Swingin' Safari-Billy Vaughn-Dot-September
 84 Tell Me-Dick & Dee Dee-Liberty-May
 85 P.T. 109-Jimmy Dean-Columbia-May
 86 Little Diane-Dion-Laurie-August
 87 Percolator (Twist)-Billy Joe and the Checkmates-Dore-March
 88 Twist,Twist Senora-Gary U.S. Bonds-LeGrande-May
 89 Twistin? Matilda?Jimmy Soul-S.P.Q.R.-June
 90 Gravy(For My Mashed Potatoes)-Dee Dee Sharp-Cameo-July
 91 Walk On The Wild Side-Jimmy Smith-Verve-July
 92 Soul Twist-King Curtis & Noble Knights?Enjoy-May
 93 I'll Never Dance Again-Bobby Rydell-Cameo-July
 94 I'm Blue-Ikettes-Atco-February
 95 Where Have All The Flowers Gone-Kingston Trio-March
 96 (Girls, Girls, Girls) Were Made To Love-Eddie Hodges?Cadence-August
 97 Town Without Pity-Gene Pitney-Musicor-January
 98 If I Had A Hammer-Peter,Paul & Mary-Warner Brothers-October
 99 I Wish That We Were Married-Ronnie and the Hi-Lites-Joy-May
100 Surfin' Safari-Beach Boys-Capitol-October
Last Updated ( Oct 30, 2017 at 09:14 AM )


  
TRIVIA
Polls
The most influential Artist in the past 25 years