Here are the top thirteen hit songs from the year I was born, 1961.
I remember a good many of them, probably because I had 4 older
siblings who listened to this music.
Are You Lonesome Tonight - Elvis Presley
Will You Love Me Tomorrow - The Shirelles
Blue Moon - The Marcels
Runaway - Del Shannon
Mother-in-Law - Ernie K-Doe
Travelin' Man - Ricky Nelson
Tossin' and Turnin' - Bobby Lewis
Take Good Care of My Baby - Bobby Vee
Hit the Road Jack - Ray Charles
Runaround Sue - Dion
Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean
Please Mr. Postman - The Marvelettes
The Lion Sleeps Tonight - The Tokens