One Hit Wonders 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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348 93
Louie Louie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added The Kingsmen

2
334 127
Eve of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
slaft added Barry McGuire

3
407 165
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MarleyWilson1 added The Tokens

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423 154
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We Five - We Five

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319 61
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doremifasola added The Surfaris

6
292 155
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Procol Harum

7
278 57
Wild Thing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Troggs

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426 209
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The McCoys

9
307 270
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Stan Getz & Astrud Gilberto

10
390 88
The House of the Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added Eric Burdon & the Animals

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226 106
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laustcawz added The Tornados

12
227 156
Sugar Sugar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added The Archies

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241 141
Snoopy vs. The Red Baron is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added The Royal Guardsmen

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230 42
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Tom Islava added Buffalo Springfield

15
279 177
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hcorkmeyer added Kyu Sakamoto

16
104 34
Incense and Peppermints is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

17
220 39
I Fought the Law is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Bobby Fuller Four

18
203 68
Time Has Come Today is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Chambers Brothers

19
319 215
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Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts, Merrilee Rush - Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts

20
151 81
Misirlou is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Dick Dale

21
195 43
Venus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Shocking Blue

22
193 79
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laustcawz added The Knickerbockers

23
232 216
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24
187 42
Summertime Blues is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Blue Cheer

25
166 103
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Mason Williams

26
163 37
Peggy Sue is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added Buddy Holly

27
191 52
Red Rubber Ball is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Cyrkle

28
263 147
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The Soul Survivors - Soul Survivors

29
209 72
Itchycoo Park is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Small Faces

30
178 51
Wooly Bully is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs

31
269 114
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Harjan 2 added Swingin' Medallions

32
123 25
Spirit In The Sky is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

33
298 202
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Mark Dinning

34
276 190
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Crazy Elephant - Crazy Elephant

35
126 36
Summer In The City is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added The Lovin' Spoonful

36
216 203
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The Casinos - The Casinos

37
154 90
Macarthur Park is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

Richard Harris

38
148 54
Me & Bobby McGee is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added Janis Joplin, Full Tilt Boogie Band

39
132 72
Journey To The Center Of The M... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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235 57
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Strawberry Alarm Clock

41
141 132
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Fields of the Nephilim

42
132 49
Hey Joe is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

The Leaves

43
102 9
Born to Be Wild is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Steppenwolf, Bikers & Blues

44
122 50
Crimson & Clover is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added Tommy James & the Shondells

45
109 42
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Tony Joe White

46
252 156
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The Rooftop Singers - The Rooftop Singers

47
104 42
Mr. Tambourine Man is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added Bob Dylan

48
204 58
In the Year 2525 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Zager and Evans

49
95 9
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Kassie Lanzarotta added Them

50
90 8
Happy Together, The Turtles is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added