Pop The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders  

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List Rules Pop songs by one-hit artists only.

A list of the greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders. Are you looking for that special song to play for a special occasion? Browse through this list of the greatest pop songs by one-hit 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 pop song wonders to the least popular, you can see which pop songs are favorites by viewers just like you. Feel free to place your votes for your favorite one-hit pop 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 pop song on the list? Go ahead and add it to the list so that others can listen to it as well. 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 pop song artists have made a lasting impact on their fans.

 Sometimes it is hard to believe that these artists only had one big hit. From popular hits like “Nothing Compares 2 U” by Sinead O’Connor to “Torn” by Natalie Imbruglia, these songs and artists are so well know that we would imagine them as having many top hits. However, even though none of their other songs made the top 40 list, they still have some great albums that have been enjoyed by many. So go ahead and look for some new favorite music from the list of greatest pop songs by one-hit wonders.
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Take On Me A-Ha

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Tainted Love Soft Cell - Soft Cell

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659 285
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679 286
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Come on Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners

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505 210
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richerb added My Sharona The Knack

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575 272
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Walking On Sunshine Katrina and the Waves

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515 285
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Spirit In The Sky Norman Greenbaum

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429 238
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524 315
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482 330
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Mickey Toni Basil - Toni Basil

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507 309
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391 317
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Coolza added Baby Got Back Sir Mix-a-Lot - Sir Mix-a-Lot

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517 322
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Kung-Fu Fighting Carl Douglas

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317 298
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Fooled Around and Fell in Love Elvin Bishop - Elvin Bishop

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285 188
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296 213
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Tubthumping Chumbawamba

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286 307
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Hold Your Head Up Argent - Argent

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254 136
Video Killed the Radio Star is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders
Video Killed the Radio Star Buggles - Buggles

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Ice Ice BabyVanilla Ice Vanilla Ice - Vanilla Ice

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226 155
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I Touch Myself Divinyls

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243 94
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looksharp added 867-5309/Jenny

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287 162
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Dream Weaver Gary Wright

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251 135
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Whip It Devo

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185 93
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RobinGallego added Our House Madness, Madness

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256 194
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Relax Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Frankie Goes to Hollywood

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232 69
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RobinGallego added Don't You (Forget About Me) (Simple Minds) Massachusetts Institute of Technology Logarhythms

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I'm Too Sexy Right Said Fred - Right Said Fred

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187 77
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RobinGallego added The Devil Went Down to Georgia The Charlie Daniels Band

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144 107
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RobinGallego added Black Velvet Alannah Myles

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182 190
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ElizabethKistner added Turning Japanese The Vapors - The Vapors

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Groove Is In The Heart Deee-Lite - Deee-Lite

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190 172
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Mambo No 5 Lou Bega  

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RobinGallego added funky town

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239 182
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209 211
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311 265
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Torn Natalie Imbruglia 

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212 282
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Rose Garden Lynn Anderson - Lynn Anderson

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334 231
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JohannSchinner added War Edwin Starr - Edwin Starr

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174 74
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RobinGallego added bette davis eyes

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188 167
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Keep Your Hands to Yourself The Georgia Satellites

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159 71
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laustcawz added Hooked on a Feeling Blue Swede

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151 129
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The Warrior Patty Smyth, Scandal

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182 125
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Afternoon Delight Starland Vocal Band

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254 149
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Brandy (You're a Fine Girl) Looking Glass - Looking Glass

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207 255
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Coolza added No Rain Blind Melon

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147 67
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RobinGallego added Centerfold The J. Geils Band

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134 224
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Who Let the Dogs Out Baha Men - Baha Men

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In a Big Country Big Country

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248 205
Rock On is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders
CharleyCvercko added Rock On David Essex

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Coolza added Mmm Mmm Mmm Crash Test Dummies - Crash Test Dummies