OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1960 - 1969

1960 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

                YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1960 (Singles)

Based on point-system NME Charts (nr. 1 75 points, nr. 2 74 etc)

nr title artist pnts wks hp
1 Theme from A Summer Place Percy Faith 1631 31 2
2 He'll have to go Jim Reeves 1571 31 12
3 Handy man Jimmy Jones 1481 24 3
4 As long as he needs me Shirley Bassey 1438 22 2
5 Only the lonely Roy Orbison 1383 22 1
6 Apache Shadows 1310 21 1
7 Please don't tease Cliff Richard 1213 18 1
8 Cathy's clown Everly Brothers 1202 18 1
9 Mess of blues Elvis Presley 1190 18 2
10 Mama / Robot man Connie Francis 1184 19 2
11 Why Anthony Newley 1162 18 1
12 Shakin' all over Johnny Kid & Pirates 1157 19 1
13 Poor me Adam Faith 1145 18 1
14 Because they're young Duane Eddy & Rebels 1139 18 2
15 Sweet nothings Brenda Lee 1110 19 4
16 Summer set Mr Acker Bilk 1055 20 5
17 Way down yonder in New Orleans Freddy Cannon 1034 17 3
18 Running bear Johnny Preston 1027 16 1
19 Paper roses Kaye Sisters 1022 19 7
20 I wanna go home Lonnie Donegan 1014 17 5
21 Please help me I'm falling Hank Locklin 1011 19 9
22 When will I be loved Everly Brothers 1009 6 4
23 Love is like a violin Ken Dodd 1006 18 8
24 Beatnik fly Johnny & Hurricanes 1005 9 8
25 Fall in love with you Cliff Richard 994 15 2
26 Do you mind Anthony Newley 992 15 1
27 You got what it takes Marv Johnson 975 17 7
28 Tell Laura I love her Ricky Valence 972 16 1
29 Voice in the wilderness Cliff Richard 970 16 2
30 Three steps to heaven Eddie Cochran 968 15 1
31 Cradle of love Johnny Preston 963 16 2
32 Good timin'  Jimmy Jones 962 15 1
33 Let's think about living Bob Luman 953 17 6
34 Ain't misbehavin' Tommy Bruce & Bruisers 919 16 3
35 What do you want to make those eyes for Emile Ford & Checkmates 902 16 1
36 Rockin' goose Johnny & Hurricanes 895 14 3
37 On a slow boat to China Emile Ford   895 15 3
38 I'm sorry Brenda Lee 880 16 12
39 Pretty blue eyes Craig Douglas 875 15 4
40 If she should come to you Anthony Newley 873 15 4
41 Fings ain't wot they used t'be Max Bygraves 850 15 5
42 Stairway to heaven Neil Sedaka 843 15 8
43 Delaware Perry Como 841 14 3
44 Lucille / So sad Everly Brothers 838 15 4
45 Dreamin'  Johnny Burnette 832 15 5
46 My old man's a dustman Lonnie Donegan 829 13 1
47 Stuck on you Elvis Presley 822 14 3
48 What in the world's come over you Jack Scott 816 15 11
49 MacDonald's cave Piltdown Men 813 17 14
50 Shazam Duane Eddy & Rebels 812 13 4
51 Footsteps Steve Lawrence 805 13 4
52 Wild one Bobby Rydell 798 15 7
53 How about that Adam Faith 795 14 4
54 Someone else's baby Adam Faith 794 13 2
55 Everybody's somebody's fool Connie Francis 784 13 5
56 My love for you Johnny Mathis 765 13 9
57 Nine times out of ten Cliff Richard 747 12 3
58 When Johnny comes marching home / Made you Adam Faith 743 13 5
59 Look for a star Gary Mills 742 14 7
60 Walk don't run John Barry Seven 741 14 11
61 Hit and miss John Barry Seven 739 15 10
62 Angela Jones Michael Cox 732 13 7
63 What do you want   Adam Faith 725 12 2
64 Tie me kangaroo down sport Rolf Harris 721 13 9
65 Itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polkadot bikini Brian Hyland 718 13 8
66 Starry end Michael Holliday 707 13 1
67 Them there eyes Emile Ford 687 16 18
68 Be mine Lance Fortune 687 12 4
69 Walk don't run Ventures 675 13 8
70 It's now or never Elvis Presley 674 9 1
71 Beyond the sea Bobby Darin 673 12 8
72 Heartaches by the number Guy Mitchell 666 11 5
73 Rawhide Frankie Laine 665 12 8
74 Clementine Bobby Darin 659 12 8
75 Little white bull Tommy Steele 655 12 6
76 Chain gang Sam Cooke 651 11 9
77 What a mouth Tommy Steele 647 11 5
78 Sixteen reasons Connie Stevens 638 12 9
79 Harbour lights Platters 638 12 11
80 Standing on the corner King Brothers 619 11 4
81 Misty Johnny Mathis 698 13 12
82 Nice 'n easy Frank Sinatra 600 12 15
83 Save the last dance for me Drifters 596 9 2
84 Down yonder Johnny & Hurricanes 584 11 8
85 My heart has a mind of its own Connie Francis 584 9 3
86 Milord Edith Piaf 569 13 24
87 Bonnie come back Duane Eddy & Rebels 563 11 12
88 Green jeans Flee-Rakkers 560 13 23
89 We could be bluer Jerry Lordan 557 11 16
90 Oh Carol Neil Sedaka 556 9 3
91 Mr Custer Charlie Drake 553 10 12
92 That's love Billy Fury 550 11 19
93 Blue angel Roy Orbison 549 10 11
94 Looking high high high Brian Johnson 545 11 20
95 Mustapha Bob Azzam 540 14 23
96 Man of mystery Shadows 534 8 5
97 Image of a girl Mark Wynter 532 10 11
98 Goddness gracious me Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren 513 8 4
99 Let it be me Everly Brothers 506 10 13
100 Heart of a teenage girl Craig Douglas 505 9 10
101 Be my guest Fats Domino 505 9 11
102 Let the little girl dance Billy Bland 502 10 15
103 Staccato theme Elmer Bernstein 502 8 4
104 Feel so fine Johnny Preston 495 10 18
105 Mais oui King Brothers 489 10 16
106 Top teen baby Gary Mills 487 11 24
107 Country boy Fats Domino 485 11 19
108 You'll never know what you're missing Emile Ford & Checkmates 485 9 12
109 Pistol packin' momma Gene Vincent 473 9 15
110 The urge Freddie Cannon 466 10 18
111 Little donkey Nina & Frederik 456 7 3
112 Passing breeze Russ Conway 447 10 16
113 River stay 'way from my door Frank Sinatra 445 9 18
114 Colette Billy Fury 441 9 9
115 How do you know it's love Teresa Brewer 440 11 21
116 Alley oop Hollywood Argyles 433 10 24
117 Walkin' to New Orleans Fats Domino 429 10 19
118 Lucky five Russ Conway 429 9 14
119 El Paso Marty Robbins 426 9 14
120 Lorelei Lonnie Donegan 425 8 10
121 That's you Nat King Cole 418 8 10
122 Just as much as ever Nat King Cole 418 8 18
123 Kommotion Duane Eddy & Rebels 416 8 13
124 I'd do anything Mike Preston 414 10 23
125 Mack the knife Ella Fitzgerald 413 9 19
126 Lonely pup Adam Faith 405 7 4
127 Never on sunday   Manuel & Music of Mountains 393 10 29
128 Shortnin' bread Viscounts 392 8 16
129 Royal event Russ Conway 390 8 15
130 Strawberry fair Anthony Newley 380 6 3
131 Sorry Robbie Bert Weedon 379 10 28
132 Expresso bongo EP Cliff Richard 378 7 14
133 Never on sunday   Don Costa 373 10 27
134 Wondrous place Billy Fury 371 9 25
135 Lucky devil Frank Ifield 363 8 22
136 Kicking up the leaves Mark Wynter 358 8 24
137 The stranger Shadows 356 6 11
138 White cliffs of Dover Mr Acker Bilk 347 9 30
139 In the mood Ernie Fields 347 6 13
140 Ol' MacDonald Frank Sinatra 346 6 11
141 I love you Cliff Richard 346 5 1
142 Never on sunday   Lynn Cornell 343 9 30
143 Lively Lonnie Donegan 340 6 13
144 Kookie kookie Edd Byrnes & Connie Stevens 327 8 4
145 Seven little girls Avons 325 5 4
146 My heart  Gene Vincent 323 8 16
147 Lady is a tramp Buddy Greco 318 8 26
148 Mule skinner blues Fendermen 317 9 32
149 Valentino Connie Francis 317 8 27
150 Let's have a party Wanda Jackson 315 8 32
         
Bubbling under        
151 The twist Chubby Checker 315 7 25
152 Wonderful world Sam Cooke 303 8 27
168 Bad boy Marty Wilde 246 4 7
170 Travellin' light Cliff Richard 243 4 9
173 Puppy love Paul Anka 230 7 33
180 Why Frankie Avalon 210 4 20
187 Reveille rock Johnny & Hurricanes 182 3 14
188 Georgia on my mind Ray Charles 176 4 24
191 Red river rock Johnny & Hurricanes 173 3 10
209 Banjo boy Jan & Kjeld 140 4 36
217 Heartbeat Buddy Holly 128 3 30
219 Mack the Knife Bobby Darin 125 3 23
230 Put your head on my shoulder Paul Anka 108 2 12
266 Listen to the ocean Nina & Frederik 59 2 46

 

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