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Written by Barry Kowal   
Aug 20, 2017 at 09:35 PM

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S TOP 100 OF 1960 (Top 100)


 



 No.-Song-Artist-Label-Month                                         Score  Peak
  1-HE'LL HAVE TO GO-JIM REEVES-RCA-MARCH                             1929     2
  2-I'M SORRY-BRENDA LEE-DECCA-July                                   1782     1
  3-RUNNING BEAR-JOHNNY PRESTON-MERCURY-January                       1736     1
  4-THEME FROM A SUMMER PLACE-PERCY FAITH-Columbia-March              1718     1
  5-NORTH TO ALASKA-JOHNNY HORTON-Columbia-December                   1709     4
  6-SIXTEEN REASONS-CONNIE STEVENS-Warner Brothers-May                1693     3
  7-SWEET NOTHINS'-BRENDA LEE-Decca-April                             1619     4
  8-IT'S NOW OR NEVER-Elvis Presley-RCA-August                        1612     1
  9-ONLY THE LONELY-Roy Orbison-Monument-August                       1602     2
 10-EL PASO-Marty Robbins-Columbia-January                            1589     1
 11-Finger Poppin' Time-Hank Ballard & Midnighters-King-September     1579     7
 12-The Twist-Chubby Checker-Parkway-September                        1556     1
 13-Last Date-Floyd Cramer-RCA-December                               1544     2
 14-Greenfields-Brothers Four-Columbia-April                          1525     2
 15-Everybody's Somebody's Fool-Connie Francis-MGM-June               1516     1
 16-Please Help Me I'm Fallin'-Hank Locklin-RCA-August                1511     8
 17-You've Got What It Takes-Marv Johnson-United Artist-February      1447    10
 18-Save The Last Dance For Me-Drifters-Atlantic-October              1433     1
 19-My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own-Connie Francis-MGM-October         1425     1
 20-Handy Man-Jimmy Jones-Cub-March                                   1415     2
 21-Theme From The Apartment-Ferranti & Teicher-United Artist-October 1407    10
 22-Are You Lonesome Tonight-Elvis Presley-RCA-December               1402     1
 23-Walk Don't Run-Ventures-Dolton-October                            1385     2
 24-Teen Angel-Mark Dinning-MGM-February                              1359     1
 25-Cathy's Clown-Everly Brothers-Warner Brothers-June                1357     1
 26-Sink The Bismark-Johnny Horton-Columbia-April                     1344     3
 27-The Big Hurt-Toni Fisher-Signet-January                           1338     3
 28-Love You So-Ron Holden-Donna-June                                 1327     7
 29-Pretty Blue Eyes-Steve Lawrence-ABC Paramount-January             1314     9
 30-Mission Bell-Donnie Brooks-Era-September                          1305     7
 31-Kiddio-Brook Benton-Mercury-September                             1303     7
 32-Wild One-Bobby Rydell-Cameo-April                                 1294     2
 33-Chain Gang-Sam Cooke-RCA-October                                  1293     2
 34-Mule Skinner Blues-Fendermen-Soma-July                            1292     5
 35-Sailor-Lolita-Kapp-December                                       1280     5
 36-Stay-Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs-Herald-November               1279     1
 37-Stuck On You-Elvis Presley-RCA-May                                1277     1
 38-Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini-Brian Hyland-August 1260  1
 39-Devil Or Angel-Bobby Vee-Liberty-October                          1259     6
 40-Night-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-May                                 1250     4
 41-What In The World's Come Over You-Jack Scott-Top Rank-March       1241     5
 42-Alley Oop-Hollywood Argyles-Lute-July                             1224     1
 43-I Want To Be Wanted-Brenda Lee-Decca-November                     1218     1
 44-Poetry In Motion-Johnny Tillotson-December                        1214     2
 45-A Thousand Stars-Cathy Young-Indigo-December                      1203     3
 46-Let The Little Girl Dance-Bobby Bland-Old Town-May                1202     7
 47-Burning Bridges-Jack Scott-Top Rank-June                          1199     3
 48-He Will Break Your Heart-Jerry Butler-Vee Jay-December            1173     7
 49-Volare-Bobby Rydell-Cameo-September                               1146     4
 50-Image Of A Girl-Safaris-Eldo-August                               1146     6
 51-Way Down Yonder In New Orleans-Freddie Cannon-Swan-January        1140     3
 52-Lonely Teenager-Dion & Belmonts-Laurie-December                   1139    12
 53-Good Timin'-Jimmy Jones-Cub-June                                  1136     3
 54-Because They're Young-Duane Eddy-Jamie-July                       1132     4
 55-Cradle Of Love-Johnny Preston-Mercury-May                         1129     7
 56-Paper Roses-Anita Bryant-Carlton-June                             1127     5
 57-Where Or When-Dion & The Belmonts-Laurie-February                 1124     3
 58-Baby(You've Got What It Takes)-Brook Benton&Dinah Washington-Mer.-Feb.1121 5
 59-Puppy Love-Paul Anka-ABC Paramount-April                          1118     2
 60-Harbor Lights-Platters-Mercury-April                              1102     8
 61-Let's Go Let's Go Let's Go-Hank Ballard & Midnighters-King-November 1101   6
 62-Walkin' To New Orleans-Fats Domino-Imperial-August                1078     6
 63-Beyond The Sea-Bobby Darin-Atco-March                             1077     6
 64-A Million To One-Jimmy Charles-Promo-September                    1075     5
 65-Let It Be Me-Everly Brothers-Cadence-February                     1074     7
 66-Alone At Last-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-December                    1074     8
 67-White Silver Sands-Bill Blacks Combo-Hi-April                     1069     9
 68-Go Jimmy Go-Jimmy Clanton-Ace-February                            1068     5
 69-The Old Lamplighter-Browns-RCA-May                                1059     5
 70-Dreamin'-Johnny Burnette-Liberty-August                           1056    11
 71-Mr.Custer-Larry Verne-Era-October                                 1043     1
 72-Hound Dog Man-Fabian-Chancellor-January                           1040     9
 73-Among My Souvenirs-Connie Francis-MGM-January                     1036     7
 74-Lonely Weekends-Charlie Rich-Phillips-May                         1032    22
 75-First Name Initial-Annette/Afterbeats-Vista-January               1015    20
 76-New Orleans-Gary U.S. Bonds-Le Grand-December                     1010     6
 77-Tell Laura I Love Her-Ray Peterson-RCA-August                     1007     7
 78-Georgia On My Mind-Ray Charles-ABC Paramount-October               988     1
 79-Money(That's What I Want)-Barrett Strong-Anna-April                988    23
 80-So Sad-Everly Brothers-Warner Brothers-October                     982     7
 81-My Girl,Josephine-Fats Domino-Imperial-December                    980    14
 82-Sandy-Larry Hall-Strand-January                                    979    13
 83-Wonderful World-Sam Cooke-Keen-July                                974    12
 84-That's All You Gotta Do-Brenda Lee-Decca-July                      973     6
 85-Lonely Blue Boy-Conway Twitty-MGM-February                         973     6
 86-Doggin' Around-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-May                         973    15
 87-A Rockin' Good Way-Brook Benton & Dinah Washington-Mercury-July    965     7
 88-Never On A Sunday-Don Costa-United Artist-November                 952    19
 89-In My Little Corner Of The World-Anita Bryant-Carlton-September    951    10
 90-Forever-Little Dippers-University-March                            947     9
 91-Let's Think About Living-Bob Luman-Warner Brothers-October         946     7
 92-Cherry Pie-Skip & Flip-Brent-June                                  946    11
 93-Mountain Of Love-Harold Dorman-Rita-May                            946    21
 94-Am I That Easy To Forget-Debbie Reynolds-Dot-March                 939    25
 95-Mama-Connie Francis-MGM-May                                        938     8
 96-Sleep-Little Willie John-King-November                             935    13
 97-You Talk Too Much-Joe Jones-Roulette-November                      929     3
 98-Perfidia-Ventures-Dolton-December                                  920    15
 99-My Home Town-Paul Anka-ABC Paramount-July                          915     8
100-Stairway To Heaven-Neil Sedaka-RCA-May                             910     9
                                                                              
   
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