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Songs of the 60s

Beatlemania took over America after the musical pop group "The Beatles" appeared on "The Ed Sullivan Show."  The group dominated the music industry in the 60s. "American Bandstand" premiered, becoming one of the most popular dance shows in history and launched several music careers. Songs were released on vinyl records called 45-rpm singles, with songs on both sides. The radio stations decided which songs to play, thus making them hits with the fans.  

Do you remember your favorite songs of the 1960s? Here are some of the most popular songs from that decade, in alphabetical order.

Popular Songs of the 1960s

96 Tears - ? & the Mysterians
A Change Is Gonna Come - Sam Cooke
A Day In The Life - Beatles
A Hard Day's Night - Beatles
A Natural Woman - Aretha Franklin
A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol Harum
Ain't Too Proud To Beg - Temptations
All Along The Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix
All Day And All Of The Night - Kinks
Baby I Need Your Lovin' - Four Tops
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Be My Baby - Ronettes
Blowin' In The Wind - Bob Dylan
Born To Be Wild - Steppenwolf
Bring It On Home To Me - Sam Cooke
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
California Dreamin' - The Mamas & the Papas
California Girls - Beach Boys
Can't Buy Me Love - Beatles
Come Together - Beatles
Crazy - Patsy Cline
Crying - Roy Orbison
Dance To The Music - Sly & the Family Stone
Dancing In The Street - Martha & the Vandellas
Dazed And Confused - Led Zeppelin
Do Wah Diddy Diddy - Manfred Mann
Do You Believe In Magic - Lovin' Spoonful
Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
Don't Worry Baby - Beach Boys
Eight Miles High - Byrds
Evil Ways - Santana
For What It's Worth - Buffalo Springfield
For Your Love - Yardbirds
Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Fun, Fun, Fun - Beach Boys
Georgia On My Mind - Ray Charles
Get Off Of My Cloud - Rolling Stones
Gimme Shelter - Rolling Stones
Gimme Some Lovin' - Spencer Davis Group
Glad All Over - Dave Clark Five
Gloria - Them / Shadows Of Knight
God Only Knows - Beach Boys
Good Lovin' - Young Rascals
Good Vibrations - Beach Boys
Green Onions - Booker T. & the MGs
Hanky Panky - Tommy James & the Shondells
Happy Together - Turtles
Heart Full Of Soul - Yardbirds
Help! - Beatles
Helter Skelter - Beatles
Hey Jude - Beatles
Hit The Road Jack - Ray Charles
Hold On, I'm A'Comin' - Sam & Dave
Honky Tonk Women - Rolling Stones
House Of The Rising Sun - Animals
I Can See For Miles - The Who
I Can't Get Next To You - Temptations
I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - Rolling Stones
I Can't Help Myself - Four Tops
I Feel Fine - Beatles
I Fought The Law - Bobby Fuller Four
I Get Around - Beach Boys
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
I Saw Her Standing There - Beatles
I Want To Hold Your Hand - Beatles
I Want You Back - Jackson 5
I'm A Believer - Monkees
In My Life - Beatles
In The Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Iron Butterfly
It's All Right - Impressions
It's Your Thing - Isley Brothers
I've Been Loving You Too Long - Otis Redding
Jumpin' Jack Flash - Rolling Stones
Kicks - Paul Revere & the Raiders
Light My Fire - Doors
Like A Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan
Louie Louie - Kingsmen
Love Is Like A) Heat Wave - Martha & the Vandellas
Mony Mony - Tommy James & the Shondells
Mr. Tambourine Man - Byrds
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
My Back Pages - Byrds
My Generation - The Who
My Girl - Temptations
My Guy - Mary Wells
Nights In White Satin - Moody Blues
No Particular Place To Go - Chuck Berry
Oh, Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Only The Lonely - Roy Orbison
Paint It Black - Rolling Stones
Papa's Got A Brand New Bag - James Brown
People Get Ready - Impressions
Pinball Wizard - The Who
Please Please Me - Beatles
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Psychotic Reaction - Count Five
Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix
Quarter To Three - Gary U.S. Bonds
Reach Out, I'll Be There - Four Tops
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Revolution - Beatles
River Deep, Mountain High - Ike & Tina Turner
Runaround Sue - Dion
Runaway - Del Shannon
She Loves You - Beatles
She's Not There - Zombies
Shotgun - Jr. Walker & the All-stars
Somebody To Love - Jefferson Airplane
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Strawberry Fields Forever - Beatles
Subterranean Homesick Blues - Bob Dylan
Suite: Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills & Nash
Sunshine Of Your Love - Cream
Surfin' USA - Beach Boys
Sympathy For The Devil - Rolling Stones
Tears Of A Clown - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & the Family Stone
The Letter - Box Tops
The Loco-Motion - Little Eva
The Sounds Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel
The Times They Are A'Changin' - Bob Dylan
The Tracks Of My Tears - Miracles
The Wanderer - Dion
Ticket To Ride - Beatles
Time Has Come Today - Chambers Brothers
Time Of The Season - Zombies
Touch Me - Doors
Turn, Turn, Turn - Byrds
Twist And Shout - Beatles
Unchained Melody - Righteous Brothers
Under The Boardwalk - Drifters
Waterloo Sunset - Kinks
When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge
Where Did Our Love Go - Supremes
White Rabbit - Jefferson Airplane
White Room - Cream
Whole Lotta Love - Led Zeppelin
Wild Thing - Troggs
Will You Love Me Tomorrow - Shirelles
Yesterday - Beatles
You Can't Always Get What You Want - Rolling Stones
You Can't Hurry Love - Supremes
You Keep Me Hangin' On - Supremes
You Really Got Me - Kinks
Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher - Jackie Wilson
You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - Righteous Brothers
You've Really Got A Hold On Me – Miracles

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