60s music The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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List Rules Songs from the 1960s by artists who had no other famous songs.

A list of the greatest Songs by 60s One-Hit Wonders. Are you looking for that special song to play for a special occasion? Browse through this list of the greatest songs by one-hit 1960s wonders, and you may just find that one special nostalgic song that you haven’t heard in a long time. Ranked in order of the most popular one-hit song wonders to the least popular, you can see which 60s songs are favorites by viewers just like you. Feel free to place your votes for your favorite one-hit 60s songs as well, and see them get raised to a higher position on the list. You can also copy and paste from the list to make your own list of favorite songs.

Do you not see your favorite one-hit 60s song on the list? Go ahead and add it to the list so that others can listen to it as well. Music truly does soothe the soul and is the perfect way to turn a stressful day into a great one. There are many different types of music in the world, and some song artists have fared better than others. Although the artists with one-hit wonders may not have been able to repeat their performance with other songs, many of these great one-hit song artists have made a lasting impact on their fans.

Who hasn’t heard the popular hits from the 60s like “On Top of Spaghetti” by Tom Glazer and the Do-Re-Mi Children’s Chorus, and “Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport” by Rolf Harris? Although these artists theoretically only had one big hit in their singing career, they brought special songs to life that bring back memories of familiar shows and innocent times. Remembered throughout the ages, these artists made a lasting impression with their well-treasured 60s hits.

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The Lion Sleeps Tonight is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Greatest Alternative Rock Songs by One-Hit Wonders The Best Budget Hotel Chains

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A Whiter Shade of Pale Procol Harum

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The House of the Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
The House of the Rising Sun Eric Burdon & the Animals

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The Girl From Ipanema Stan Getz & Astrud Gilberto

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Hang On Sloopy The McCoys

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Eve of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Eve of Destruction Barry McGuire

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The Tornados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Telstar The Tornados

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Incense and Peppermints is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Incense and Peppermints Strawberry Alarm Clock

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Angel of the Morning Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts, Merrilee Rush - Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts

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Sukiyaki Kyu Sakamoto

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You Were on My Mind We Five - We Five

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Snoopy vs. The Red Baron is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron The Royal Guardsmen

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Wipe Out is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Wipe Out The Surfaris

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Teen Angel Mark Dinning

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Gimmie Gimmie Good Lovin' Crazy Elephant - Crazy Elephant

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Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye The Casinos - The Casinos

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Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love) Song by the Swingin' Medallions 1960's

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Sugar Sugar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Sugar Sugar The Archies

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Lies is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Lies The Knickerbockers

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Expressway (To Your Heart) The Soul Survivors - Soul Survivors

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Misirlou is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Misirlou Dick Dale

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I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight Berry & The Tamerlanes

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Itchycoo Park is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Itchycoo Park Small Faces

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Just One Look is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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Wild Thing is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Wild Thing The Troggs

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Last Kiss Frank Wilson & The Cavaliers

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Walk Right In The Rooftop Singers - The Rooftop Singers

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Classical Gas Mason Williams

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In the Year 2525 Fields of the Nephilim

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Spirit in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Spirit in the Sky Norman Greenbaum

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Lovers' Concerto The Pearls

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Incense and Peppermints is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Incense and Peppermints The Strawberry Alarm Clock

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Louie Louie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Louie Louie The Kingsmen

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The Cheater Bob Kuban & The In-Men

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Venus is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Venus Shocking Blue

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Alley Oop The Hollywood Argyles

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For What It's Worth Buffalo Springfield

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Cast Your Fate to the Wind Sounds Orchestral - Sounds Orchestral

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Everlasting Love Robert Knight

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Red Rubber Ball is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Red Rubber Ball The Cyrkle

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Love Can Make You Happy Mercy - Mercy

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I Fought the Law is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
I Fought the Law The Bobby Fuller Four

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Time Has Come Today is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Time Has Come Today The Chambers Brothers

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In the Year 2525 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
In the Year 2525 Zager and Evans

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Wooly Bully is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Wooly Bully Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs

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Ding Dong! The Witch is Dead The Fifth Estate

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The Stripper David Rose