1962

1 Acker Bilk Stranger on the Shore
2 Ray Charles I Can’t Stop Loving You
3 Dee Dee Sharp Mashed Potato Time
4 Bobby Vinton Roses Are Red (My Love)
5 David Rose The Stripper
6 Shelley Fabares Johnny Angel
7 Little Eva The Loco-Motion
8 The Sensations Let Me In
9 Chubby Checker The Twist
10 The Shirelles Soldier Boy
11 Bruce Channel Hey! Baby
12 Dion The Wanderer
13 Gene Chandler Duke of Earl
14 Freddy Cannon Palisades Park
15 Neil Sedaka Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
16 Claude King Wolverton Mountain
17 Chubby Checker & Dee Dee Sharp Slow Twistin’
18 Johnny Tillotson It Keeps Right On a-Hurtin’
19 Mary Wells The One Who Really Loves You
20 Elvis Presley Good Luck Charm
21 Kenny Ball Midnight in Moscow
22 Tommy Roe Sheila
23 Sam Cooke Twistin’ the Night Away
24 The Orlons The Wah-Watusi
25 Joey Dee and the Starliters Peppermint Twist
26 Brenda Lee Break It to Me Gently
27 The Marvelettes Playboy
28 Nat King Cole Ramblin’ Rose
29 Brian Hyland Sealed with a Kiss
30 Jay and the Americans She Cried
31 Connie Francis Don’t Break the Heart That Loves You
32 Gary U.S. Bonds Dear Lady Twist
33 Sue Thompson Norman
34 Ketty Lester Love Letters
35 Claudine Clark Party Lights
36 The Highwaymen Cotton Fields
37 Bent Fabric Alley Cat
38 The Isley Brothers Twist and Shout
39 Richard Chamberlain Theme from Dr. Kildare (Three Stars Will Shine Ton…
40 Ace Cannon Tuff
41 Clyde McPhatter Lover Please
42 Barbara George I Know (You Don’t Love Me No More)
43 Ricky Nelson Young World
44 The Shirelles Baby It’s You
45 Pat Boone Speedy Gonzales
46 Burl Ives A Little Bitty Tear
47 The Everly Brothers Crying in the Rain
48 Emilio Pericoli Al di là
49 Ernie Maresca Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out)
50 Don and Juan What’s Your Name
51 The Corsairs Smoky Places
52 Sam Cooke Having a Party
53 Booker T. & the M.G.’s Green Onions
54 Ray Charles You Don’t Know Me
55 The Four Seasons Sherry
56 Joanie Sommers Johnny Get Angry
57 Elvis Presley Can’t Help Falling in Love
58 Joey Dee and the Starliters Shout
59 Dave “Baby” Cortez Rinky Dink
60 Henry Mancini Moon River
61 Ray Stevens Ahab the Arab
62 Bobby Darin Things
63 Gene Pitney (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance
64 The Duprees You Belong to Me
65 Roy Orbison Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
66 Joe Henderson Snap Your Fingers
67 Dion Lovers Who Wander
68 Chris Montez Let’s Dance
69 Johnny Crawford Cindy’s Birthday
70 Mary Wells You Beat Me to the Punch
71 Barbara Lynn You’ll Lose a Good Thing
72 The Crystals Uptown
73 Brenda Lee Everybody Loves Me But You
74 Dickey Lee Patches
75 Jimmy Clanton Venus in Blue Jeans
76 Paul Anka Love Me Warm and Tender
77 Rick Nelson Teen Age Idol
78 Patsy Cline She’s Got You
79 Larry Finnegan Dear One
80 James Darren Her Royal Majesty
81 Walter Brennan Old Rivers
82 Burl Ives Funny Way of Laughin’
83 Billy Vaughn A Swingin’ Safari
84 Dick and Dee Dee Tell Me
85 Jimmy Dean PT-109
86 Dion Little Diane
87 Billy Joe and the Checkmates Percolator (Twist)
88 Gary U.S. Bonds Twist, Twist, Señora
89 Jimmy Soul Twistin’ Matilda
90 Dee Dee Sharp Gravy (For My Mashed Potatoes)
91 Jimmy Smith Walk on the Wild Side
92 King Curtis Soul Twist
93 Bobby Rydell I’ll Never Dance Again
94 The Ikettes I’m Blue (The Gong-Gong Song)
95 The Kingston Trio Where Have All the Flowers Gone?
96 Eddie Hodges (Girls, Girls, Girls) Made to Love
97 Gene Pitney Town Without Pity
98 Peter, Paul and Mary If I Had a Hammer
99 Ronnie & the Hi-Lites I Wish That We Were Married
100 The Beach Boys Surfin’ Safari