Million Sellers : The Good, Not So Good, and Uglycompiled by JCMarion


The Year of 1962 :

The Good -

Tony Bennett - I Left My Heart In San Francisco (Columbia)

Booker T & The MGs - Green Onions (Stax)

Gene Chandler - Duke Of Earl (Vee Jay)

Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You (ABC Paramount)

Nat Cole - Rambling Rose (Capitol)

Contours - Do You Love Me (Gordy)

Crystals - He's A Rebel (Philles)

Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd - Desifinado (Verve)

Isley Brothers - Shout (Wand)

Ketty Lester - Love Letters (Era)

Little Eva - Locomotion (Dimension)

Miracles - You Really Got A Hold On Me (Tamla)

Roy Orbison - Dream Baby (Monument)

Orlons - The Wah Watusi (Cameo)

Esther Phillips - Release Me (Lenox)

Dee Dee Sharp - Mashed Potato Time (Cameo)

Shirelles - Soldier Boy (Scepter)

Ray Stevens - Ahab The Arab (Mercury)

The Not So Good

Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass - The Lonely Bull (A & M)

Freddy Cannon - Palisades Park (Swan)

Bruce Channel - Hey Baby (Smash)

Ray Charles - You Don't Know Me (ABC Paramount)

Chubby Checker - Slow Twistin' (Cameo-Parkway)

Bobby Darin - Things (Atco)

Sammy Davis Jr. - What Kind Of Fool Am I (Reprise)

Joey Dee & The Starlighters - Shout (Roulette)

Duane Eddy - The Guitar Man (RCA Victor)

Frank Ifield - I Remember You (Columbia)

Brenda Lee - All Alone Am I (Decca)

Dickie Lee - Patches (Smash)

Ned Miller - From A Jack To A King (Fabor)

Chris Montez - Let's Dance (Monogram)

Orlons - Don't Hang Up (Cameo)

Gene Pitney - Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (Musicor)

Gene Pitney - Town Without Pity (Musicor)

Elvis Presley - Good Luck Charm (RCA Victor)

Elvis Presley - Return To Sender (RCA Victor)

David Rose - The Stripper (MGM)

Kyu Sakamoto - Sukiyaki (Toshiba)

Neil Sedaka - Breaking Up Is hard To Do (RCA Victor)


The Ugly -

Marcie Blaine - Bobby's Girl (Seville)

Pat Boone - Speedy Gonzalez (Dot)

Chubby Checker - Limbo Rock (Cameo-Parkway)

Lou Christie - The Gypsy Cried (Roulette)

Jimmy Clanton - Venus In Blue Jeans (Ace)

Shelley Fabares - Johnny Angel (Colpix)

Bent Fabric - Alley Cat (Metronome)

Larry Finnegan - Dear One (Old Town)

Four Seasons - Sherry (Vee Jay)

Four Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry (Vee Jay)

Brian Hyland - Sealed With A Kiss (ABC Paramount)

Claude King - Wolverton Mountain (Columbia)

Steve Lawrence - Go Away Little Girl (Columbia)

Lou Monte - Pepino The Italian Mouse (Reprise)

Paul & Paula - Hey Paula (Philips)

Bobby "Boris" Pickett - Monster Mash (Garpax)

Bobby Vee - The Night Has A Thousand Eyes (Liberty) Bobby Vinton - Roses Are Red (Epic)

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