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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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208 61
Louie Louie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Louie Louie The Kingsmen

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249 88
Eve of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
slaft added Eve of Destruction Barry McGuire

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328 126
The Lion Sleeps Tonight is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
MarleyWilson1 added The Lion Sleeps Tonight The t

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212 111
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A Whiter Shade of Pale Procol Harum

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269 220
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The Girl From Ipanema Stan Getz & Astrud Gilberto

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236 44
Wipe Out is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added Wipe Out The Surfaris

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340 138
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You Were on My Mind We Five - We Five

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367 170
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Hang On Sloopy The McCoys

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177 108
Sugar Sugar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added Sugar Sugar The Archies

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185 37
Wild Thing is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Wild Thing The Troggs

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304 58
The House of the Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added The House of the Rising Sun Eric Burdon & the Animals

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192 98
Snoopy vs. The Red Baron is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron The Royal Guardsmen

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167 88
The Tornados is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added Telstar The Tornados

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hcorkmeyer added Sukiyaki Kyu Sakamoto

Child Actors Who Tragically Died Young

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278 173
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Angel of the Morning Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts, Merrilee Rush - Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts

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146 29
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Tom Islava added For What It's Worth Buffalo Springfield

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24 0
Gloria, Them is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Gloria, Them

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123 67
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Classical Gas Mason Williams

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Big Girls Don't Cry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Big Girls Don't Cry The Four Seasons

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Dirty Water is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Dirty Water The Standells

19 Simpsons Jokes That Actually Came True

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Come on Down to My Boat, Every... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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Lies, The Knickerbockers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Lies, The Knickerbockers

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The Name Game, Shirley Ellis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added The Name Game, Shirley Ellis

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Surfer Joe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Surfer Joe The Surfaris

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Henry the VIII is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Henry the VIII Herman's Hermits

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Pushing Too Hard, The Seeds is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Pushing Too Hard, The Seeds

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Blues From an Airplane is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Blues From an Airplane Jefferson Airplane

The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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96 Tears is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added 96 Tears ? & the Mysterians

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Happy Together, The Turtles is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Happy Together, The Turtles

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101 62
Misirlou is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Misirlou Dick Dale

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127 49
Time Has Come Today is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Time Has Come Today The Chambers Brothers

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134 64
Lies is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added Lies The Knickerbockers

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132 33
I Fought the Law is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
I Fought the Law The Bobby Fuller Four

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104 46
Macarthur Park is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Macarthur Park Richard Harris

The Best Nissans of All Time

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123 32
Venus is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Venus Shocking Blue

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235 150
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Gimmie Gimmie Good Lovin' Crazy Elephant - Crazy Elephant

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117 28
Summertime Blues is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Summertime Blues Blue Cheer

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20 0
Just Like Me, Paul Revere & Th... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Just Like Me, Paul Revere & The Raiders

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He’s So Fine, The Chiffons is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added He’s So Fine, The Chiffons

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207 127
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Expressway (To Your Heart) The Soul Survivors - Soul Survivors

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257 169
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Teen Angel Mark Dinning

The Best Childish Gambino Music Videos, Ranked

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180 163
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Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye The Casinos - The Casinos

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34 19
Incense and Peppermints is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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125 35
Red Rubber Ball is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Red Rubber Ball The Cyrkle

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113 31
Wooly Bully is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Wooly Bully Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs

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90 21
Peggy Sue is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
pup2bill added Peggy Sue Buddy Holly

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142 54
Itchycoo Park is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Itchycoo Park Small Faces

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19 0
Hey Joe, The Leaves is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Hey Joe, The Leaves

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Crazy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders
Kassie Lanzarotta added Crazy Patsy Cline