Hot 100 1960

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1960 with the exception of any single that only made it under the Hot 100 (commonly known as a “Bubbling Under”).
Information includes:

  • The songs official debut date (which is not always the song’s official release date)
  • The song’s official peak position
  • Song Title
  • Artist
  • The total time of the 45 single version
  • The original catalog label and number (when available)

The ascending order of each week is placed by the highest ranked position to the lowest ranked entry.
If you would like to see all the US Top 40 singles for 1960, you can do so on our partner website Top40Weekly.

HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 4 13 Spencer Ross Tracy’s Theme 2:50 Columbia 4-41532
Jan 4 22 Ray Smith Rockin’ Little Angel 2:16 Judd 1016
Jan 4 36 Jerry Wallace Little Coco Palm 2:17 Challenge 59060
Jan 4 36 Bob Beckham Crazy Arms 2:20 Decca 9-31029
Jan 4 70 Bill Haley and His Comets Skokiann (South African Song) 2:32 Decca 9-31030
Jan 4 81 Five Satins, The In The Still Of The Nite 3:01 Ember 1005 (Multi-Colored)
Jan 4 82 Chet Atkins One Mint Julep 2:05 RCA Victor 47-7684
Jan 4 83 Faron Young Riverboat 2:17 Capitol 4291
Jan 4 95 Bill Doggett Smokie-Part 2 3:03 King 45-5310
Jan 11 1 Percy Faith and his Orchestra The Theme From “A Summer Place” 2:24 Columbia 4-41490
Jan 11 5 Jack Scott What In The World’s Come Over You 2:40 Top Rank 2028
Jan 11 7 Everly Brothers, The Let It Be Me 2:33 Cadence 1376
Jan 11 24 Fireballs, The Bulldog 2:09 Top Rank 2026
Jan 11 24 Jimmie Rodgers T.L.C. Tender Love And Care 2:16 Roulette 4218
Jan 11 66 Adam Wade Tell Her For Me 2:40 Coed 520
Jan 11 78 Ray Charles Let The Good Times Roll 2:22 Atlantic 45-2047
Jan 11 93 Tender Slim Teenage Hayride 1:55 Grey Cliff 723
Jan 18 6 Bobby Darin Beyond The Sea 2:48 Atco 45-6158
Jan 18 25 Debbie Reynolds Am I That Easy To Forget 2:13 Dot 45-15985
Jan 18 30 Champs, The Too Much Tequila 2:13 Challenge 59063
Jan 18 41 Jimmie Rodgers Waltzing Matilda 2:53 Roulette 4218
Jan 18 42 Johnny Tillotson Why Do I Love You So 2:03 Cadence 1372
Jan 18 58 Ivo Robic The Happy Muleteer 2:20 Laurie 3045
Jan 18 63 Jacky Noguez and His Orchestra Amapola 1:56 Jamie 1148
Jan 18 72 Roy Orbison Up Town 2:05 Monument 45-412
Jan 18 75 Frankie Ford Time After Time 2:14 Ace 580
Jan 18 80 Sonny James I Forgot More Than You’ll Ever Know 2:08 Capitol 4307
Jan 18 91 Janice Harper Cry Me A River 2:27 Capitol 4324
Jan 18 93 Rivieras, The Since I Made You Cry 2:35 Coed 522
Jan 25 5 Dinah Washington & Brook Benton Baby (You’ve Got What It Takes) 2:42 Mercury 71565
Jan 25 8 Platters, The Harbor Lights 2:47 Mercury 71563
Jan 25 9 Little Dippers, The Forever 2:18 University 210
Jan 25 16 Paul Evans Midnite Special 2:00 Guaranteed 205
Jan 25 47 Frank Chacksfield and his Orchestra On The Beach 2:25 London 45-1901
Jan 25 71 Flamingos, The I Was Such A Fool (To Fall In Love With You) 2:50 End 1062
Jan 25 84 Jamie Horton My Little Marine 2:25 Joy 45-234
Jan 25 88 Elton Anderson Secret Of Love 2:31 Mercury 71542
Jan 25 89 Bobby Bland I’ll Take Care Of You 2:21 Duke 314
Jan 25 90 Fireflies, The Featuring Ritchie Adams I Can’t Say Goodbye 2:05 Ribbon 45-6904
Jan 25 95 Rays, The Mediterranean Moon 2:27 XYZ 45-605
Jan 25 97 McGuire Sisters, The Livin’ Dangerously 2:13 Coral 9-62162

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 1 2 Bobby Rydell Wild One 2:18 Cameo 171
Feb 1 3 Connie Stevens Sixteen Reasons 1:55 Warner Bros. 5137
Feb 1 14 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra Lady Luck 2:15 ABC-Paramount 45-10075
Feb 1 19 Bobby Rydell Little Bitty Girl 2:22 Cameo 171
Feb 1 23 Dorsey Burnette (There Was A) Tall Oak Tree 2:05 Era 3012
Feb 1 23 Barrett Strong Money (That’s What I Want) 2:36 Anna 1111
Feb 1 25 Fats Domino Country Boy 2:15 Imperial 5645
Feb 1 30 Nat King Cole Time And The River 2:17 Capitol 4325
Feb 1 38 Buster Brown Fannie Mae 2:50 Fire 1008
Feb 1 38 Ames Brothers, The China Doll 2:31 RCA Victor 47-7655
Feb 1 55 Kitty Kallen That Old Feeling 2:27 Columbia 4-41546
Feb 1 64 Chuck Berry Let It Rock 1:46 Chess 1747
Feb 1 66 Teresa Brewer Peace Of Mind 2:25 Coral 9-62167
Feb 1 72 Olympics, The (Baby) Hully Gully 2:03 Arvee 562
Feb 1 96 Bob Crewe The Whiffenpoof Song 3:15 Warwick 519
Feb 8 22 Perry Como Delaware 2:18 RCA Victor 47-7670
Feb 8 41 Sarah Vaughan Eternally 2:20 Mercury 71562
Feb 8 45 Marty Wilde Bad Boy 2:23 Epic 5-9356
Feb 8 65 Jan & Dean Clementine 1:54 Dore 539
Feb 8 81 Perry Como I Know What God Is 2:59 RCA Victor 47-7670
Feb 8 90 Narvel Felts Honey Love 2:05 Pink 702
Feb 8 93 Pete Fountain A Closer Walk 2:07 Coral 9-62154
Feb 8 95 Ray Charles Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Cryin’ 2:40 Atlantic 45-2047
Feb 15 2 Paul Anka Puppy Love 2:39 ABC-Paramount 45-10082
Feb 15 7 Billy Bland Let The Little Girl Dance 2:17 Old Town 1076
Feb 15 15 Johnny and the Hurricanes The Beatnik Fly 2:08 Warwick 520
Feb 15 28 Fleetwoods, The Outside My Window 2:06 Dolton 15
Feb 15 37 Jimmy Reed Baby What You Want Me To Do 2:22 Vee-Jay 333
Feb 15 42 Chuck Berry Too Pooped To Pop “Casey” 2:32 Chess 1747
Feb 15 46 Sammy Turner Paradise 2:03 Big Top 45-3032
Feb 15 64 Rosco Gordon Just A Little Bit 2:05 Vee-Jay 332
Feb 15 73 Chet Atkins Teensville 2:11 RCA Victor 47-7684
Feb 15 80 Johnny Otis Show, The Mumblin’ Mosie 2:18 Capitol 4326
Feb 15 83 Billy Walker Forever 2:32 Columbia 4-41548
Feb 15 84 Nat Kendrick and The Swans (Do The) Mashed Potatoes (Part 1) 1:50 Dade 1804
Feb 15 87 Sarah Vaughan You’re My Baby 2:18 Mercury 71562
Feb 15 94 Wade Flemons What’s Happening 2:21 Vee-Jay 335
Feb 15 98 Fats Domino If You Need Me 1:50 Imperial 5645
Feb 22 2 Brothers Four, The Greenfields 3:00 Columbia 4-41571
Feb 22 8 Connie Francis Mama 3:55 MGM 12878
Feb 22 10 Annette O Dio Mio 2:48 Buena Vista 354
Feb 22 16 Drifters, The This Magic Moment 2:28 Atlantic 45-2050
Feb 22 18 Pat Boone (Welcome) New Lovers 2:25 Dot 45-16048
Feb 22 27 Johnny Ferguson Angela Jones 2:26 MGM 12855
Feb 22 32 Kingston Trio, The El Matador 2:24 Capitol 4338
Feb 22 33 David Seville and the Chipmunks Alvin’s Orchestra 2:57 Liberty 55233
Feb 22 34 Freddy Cannon Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy 2:17 Swan 4050
Feb 22 39 Fabian String Along 2:23 Chancellor 1047
Feb 22 45 Tommy Edwards Don’t Fence Me In 2:25 MGM 12871
Feb 22 47 Gary Stites Lawdy Miss Clawdy 2:02 Carlton 525
Feb 22 50 Doris Day Anyway The Wind Blows 2:19 Columbia 4-41569
Feb 22 65 Platters, The Sleepy Lagoon 2:41 Mercury 71563
Feb 22 100 Little Willie John Let Them Talk 2:35 King 45-5274
Feb 29 14 Crests, The Step By Step 2:27 Coed 525
Feb 29 17 Connie Francis Teddy 2:45 MGM 12878
Feb 29 21 Harold Dorman Mountain Of Love 2:25 Rita 1003
Feb 29 25 Johnny Mathis Starbright 2:47 Columbia 4-41583
Feb 29 30 Monty Kelly and His Orchestra Summer Set 2:40 Carlton 527
Feb 29 31 Fabian About This Thing Called Love 2:38 Chancellor 1047
Feb 29 45 Lenny Welch You Don’t Know Me 2:46 Cadence 1373
Feb 29 51 Guy Mitchell The Same Old Me 2:24 Columbia 4-41576
Feb 29 54 Ernie Fields & Orchestra Chattanooga Choo Choo 2:28 Rendezvous 117
Feb 29 75 Bo Diddley Road Runner 2:44 Checker 942
Feb 29 83 Frantics, The Werewolf 2:02 Dolton 16
Feb 29 96 Clyde McPhatter Just Give Me A Ring 2:07 Atlantic 45-2049
Feb 29 99 Stan Freberg Featuring Jesse White Old Payola Roll Blues (Like The Beginning) Side 1 4:21 Capitol 4329

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 7 3 Johnny Horton Sink The Bismarck 3:12 Columbia 4-41568
Mar 7 7 Steve Lawrence Footsteps 2:12 ABC-Paramount 45-10085
Mar 7 9 Bill Black’s Combo White Silver Sands 2:35 Hi 2021
Mar 7 9 Marv Johnson I Love The Way You Love 2:32 United Artists 208
Mar 7 29 Don Gibson Just One Time 2:45 RCA Victor 47-7690
Mar 7 29 June Valli Apple Green 2:20 Mercury 71588
Mar 7 60 Les Compagnons de la Chanson Down By The Riverside 2:07 Capitol 4342
Mar 7 82 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra Never Let Me Go 2:30 ABC-Paramount 45-10075
Mar 7 90 Bobby Comstock & The Counts Jambalaya 1:53 Atlantic 45-2051
Mar 7 90 Nicky DeMatteo Suddenly 2:28 Guyden 2024
Mar 7 92 Nat King Cole Whatcha’ Gonna Do 2:45 Capitol 4325
Mar 14 5 Browns, The Featuring Jim Edward Brown The Old Lamplighter 2:20 RCA Victor 47-7700
Mar 14 22 Charlie Rich Lonely Weekends 2:03 Philips 3552
Mar 14 22 Frankie Avalon Don’t Throw Away All Those Teardrops 2:29 Chancellor 1048
Mar 14 26 Marty Robbins Big Iron 3:54 Columbia 4-41589
Mar 14 48 Santo & Johnny Caravan 2:32 Canadian-American 111
Mar 14 50 Sam Cooke Teenage Sonata 2:38 RCA Victor 47-7701
Mar 14 56 Dee Clark At My Front Door 1:50 Abner 1037
Mar 14 58 Adam Wade Ruby 3:02 Coed 526
Mar 14 62 Ruth Brown Don’t Deceive Me 2:13 Atlantic 45-2052
Mar 14 84 Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two Straight A’s In Love 2:12 Sun 334
Mar 21 4 Jackie Wilson Night 2:45 Brunswick 9-55166
Mar 21 21 Bobby Darin Clementine 3:13 Atco 45-6161
Mar 21 45 Duane Eddy His Twangy Guitar and The Rebels Shazam! 2:04 Jamie 1151
Mar 21 50 Andy Williams Wake Me When It’s Over 2:14 Cadence 1378
Mar 21 56 Della Reese Someday (You’ll Want Me To Want You) 4:07 RCA Victor 47-7706
Mar 21 94 Pat Boone Words 2:44 Dot 45-16048
Mar 28 7 Johnny Preston Cradle Of Love 2:20 Mercury 71598
Mar 28 9 Neil Sedaka Stairway To Heaven 2:41 RCA Victor 47-7709
Mar 28 26 Conway Twitty What Am I Living For 2:34 MGM 12886
Mar 28 28 Jessie Hill Ooh Poo Pah Doo – Part II 2:15 Minit 607
Mar 28 47 Browns, The Featuring Jim Edward Brown Teen-Ex 1:51 RCA Victor 47-7700
Mar 28 53 Dinah Washington It Could Happen To You 2:17 Mercury 71560
Mar 28 83 Stonewall Jackson Why I’m Walkin’ 2:17 Columbia 4-41591
Mar 28 88 Earl Grant House Of Bamboo 2:54 Decca 9-31044
Mar 28 98 Joni James I Need You Now 2:26 MGM 12885

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 4 1 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Stuck On You 2:17 RCA Victor 47-7740
Apr 4 7 Ron Holden with The Thunderbirds Love You So 3:22 Donna 1315
Apr 4 11 Skip & Flip Cherry Pie 2:05 Brent 7010
Apr 4 15 Jackie Wilson Doggin’ Around 2:50 Brunswick 9-55166
Apr 4 21 Henry Mancini and His Orchestra Mr. Lucky 2:11 RCA Victor 47-7705
Apr 4 23 Al Brown’s Tunetoppers Featuring Cookie Brown The Madison 2:32 Amy 804
Apr 4 64 Sammy Masters Rockin’ Red Wing 2:13 Lode 108
Apr 4 66 Clyde McPhatter Think Me A Kiss 2:01 MGM 12877
Apr 4 90 Paul Anka Adam And Eve 2:27 ABC-Paramount 45-10082
Apr 4 93 Bobby Vee What Do You Want? 1:34 Liberty 55234
Apr 11 5 Anita Bryant Paper Roses 2:49 Carlton 528
Apr 11 17 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Fame And Fortune 2:28 RCA Victor 47-7740
Apr 11 30 Ray Bryant Combo The Madison Time – Part 1 3:05 Columbia 4-41628
Apr 11 37 Brook Benton The Ties That Bind 2:53 Mercury 71566
Apr 11 44 Jimmie Rodgers Just A Closer Walk With Thee 3:03 Roulette 4234
Apr 11 57 Johnny Tillotson Earth Angel 2:54 Cadence 1377
Apr 11 63 Johnny Tillotson Pledging My Love 2:31 Cadence 1377
Apr 11 67 Sonny James Jenny Lou 2:30 NRC 50
Apr 11 93 Miss Toni Fisher How Deep Is The Ocean 2:30 Signet 3-276
Apr 18 1 Everly Brothers, The Cathy’s Clown 2:22 Warner Bros. 5151
Apr 18 3 Jimmy Jones Good Timin’ 2:01 Cub 9067
Apr 18 3 Jack Scott Burning Bridges 2:40 Top Rank 2041
Apr 18 24 Four Preps, The Got A Girl 2:26 Capitol 4362
Apr 18 29 Temptations, The Barbara 2:48 Goldisc 3001
Apr 18 30 Flamingos, The Nobody Loves Me Like You 2:10 End 1068
Apr 18 44 Teddy Randazzo The Way Of A Clown 2:37 ABC-Paramount 45-10088
Apr 18 58 Brook Benton Hither And Thither And Yon 2:28 Mercury 71566
Apr 18 68 Mark Dinning A Star Is Born (A Love Has Died) 2:36 MGM 12888
Apr 18 86 Little Anthony & The Imperials My Empty Room 2:30 End 1067
Apr 18 91 Singing Belles, The Someone Loves You, Joe 2:25 Madison 126
Apr 25 12 Ricky Nelson Young Emotions 2:30 Imperial 5663
Apr 25 22 Jimmy Clanton Another Sleepless Night 2:07 Ace 585
Apr 25 30 Walter Brennan with Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra Dutchman’s Gold 3:20 Dot 45-16066
Apr 25 30 Dion and the Belmonts When You Wish Upon A Star 2:26 Laurie 3052
Apr 25 40 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra No If’s – No And’s 2:19 ABC-Paramount 45-10102
Apr 25 51 Fats Domino Tell Me That You Love Me 2:00 Imperial 5660
Apr 25 67 Patti Page Two Thousand, Two Hundred, Twenty-Three Miles 2:08 Mercury 71597
Apr 25 70 Wade Flemons Easy Lovin’ 2:16 Vee-Jay 344
Apr 25 82 Collay and the Satellites Last Chance 2:33 Sho-Biz 1002
Apr 25 89 Sir Chauncey and his Exciting Strings Beautiful Obsession 2:08 Warner Bros. 5150
Apr 25 93 Webb Pierce (Doin’ The) Lovers Leap 2:06 Decca 9-31058

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 2 4 Jeanne Black He’ll Have To Stay 2:41 Capitol 4368
May 2 10 Paul Evans Happy-Go-Lucky-Me 1:56 Guaranteed 208
May 2 27 Don Costa and his Orchestra and Chorus Theme From “The Unforgiven” (The Need For Love) 2:54 United Artists 221
May 2 27 Ella Fitzgerald Mack The Knife 4:42 Verve 10209
May 2 33 Etta James All I Could Do Was Cry 2:35 Argo 5359
May 2 33 James Brown and the Famous Flames Think 2:45 Federal 45-12370
May 2 34 Jack Scott Oh, Little One 2:07 Top Rank 2041
May 2 43 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra For Love 2:19 ABC-Paramount 45-10102
May 2 55 Debbie Reynolds City Lights 2:23 Dot 45-16071
May 2 59 Ricky Nelson Right By My Side 2:45 Imperial 5663
May 2 69 Webb Pierce Is It Wrong (For Loving You) 2:10 Decca 9-31058
May 2 70 Coasters, The Besame Mucho (Part 1) 2:17 Atco 45-6163
May 2 83 LaVern Baker Wheel Of Fortune 1:59 Atlantic 45-2059
May 9 1 Connie Francis Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool 2:40 MGM 12899
May 9 5 Bobby Rydell Swingin’ School 2:15 Cameo 175
May 9 12 Sam Cooke Wonderful World 2:02 Keen 82112
May 9 18 Bobby Rydell Ding-A-Ling 2:30 Cameo 175
May 9 24 Skyliners, The Pennies From Heaven 2:07 Calico 117
May 9 28 Freddy Cannon Jump Over 2:27 Swan 4053
May 9 33 Charlie Ryan and the Timberline Riders Hot Rod Lincoln 2:30 4 Star 1733
May 9 35 Percy Faith and his Orchestra Theme For Young Lovers 3:06 Columbia 4-41655
May 9 60 Mitchell Torok Pink Chiffon 2:31 Guyden 2034
May 9 63 Little Willie John A Cottage For Sale 2:52 King 45-5342
May 9 79 Five Satins, The I’ll Be Seeing You 2:40 Ember 1061
May 9 84 Fats Domino Before I Grow Too Old 2:30 Imperial 5660
May 9 91 Ray Smith Put Your Arms Around Me Honey 2:15 Judd 1017
May 16 7 Hank Ballard and the Midnighters Finger Poppin’ Time 2:30 King 45-5341
May 16 45 Beau-Marks, The Clap Your Hands 1:58 Shad 5017
May 16 53 Joiner, Arkansas Junior High School Band National City 2:11 Liberty 55244
May 16 56 Platters, The Featuring Tony Williams Ebb Tide 2:27 Mercury 71624
May 16 56 Everly Brothers, The Always It’s You 2:26 Warner Bros. 5151
May 16 60 Freddy Cannon The Urge 2:35 Swan 4053
May 16 62 Carl Dobkins Jr. Exclusively Yours 2:16 Decca 9-31088
May 16 77 Frank De Vol and his Rainbow Strings La Montana (If She Should Come To You) 3:26 Columbia 4-41620
May 16 90 Mojo Dancers with Larry Bright Mojo Workout (Dance) 2:17 Tide 6
May 23 4 Duane Eddy and the Rebels Because They’re Young 1:59 Jamie 1156
May 23 5 Fendermen, The Mule Skinner Blues 2:20 Soma 1137
May 23 7 Dinah Washington & Brook Benton A Rockin’ Good Way (To Mess Around And Fall In Love) 2:20 Mercury 71629
May 23 8 Paul Anka My Home Town 2:28 ABC-Paramount 45-10106
May 23 8 Hank Locklin Please Help Me, I’m Falling 2:20 RCA Victor 47-7692
May 23 18 Tommy Edwards I Really Don’t Want To Know 2:15 MGM 12890
May 23 19 Connie Francis Jealous Of You (Tango Della Gelosia) 2:25 MGM 12899
May 23 19 Bobby Darin Won’t You Come Home Bill Bailey 2:05 Atco 45-6167
May 23 23 Fleetwoods, The Runaround 2:30 Dolton 22
May 23 44 Pat Boone Walking The Floor Over You 2:20 Dot 45-16073
May 23 50 Olympics, The Big Boy Pete 2:25 Arvee 595
May 23 54 Drifters, The Lonely Winds 2:45 Atlantic 45-2062
May 23 83 LaVern Baker Shadows Of Love 2:18 Atlantic 45-2059
May 23 88 Jimmy Reed Found Love 2:21 Vee-Jay 347
May 23 91 Ike Clanton Down The Aisle 2:30 Ace 583
May 30 1 Brenda Lee I’m Sorry 2:40 Decca 9-31093
May 30 1 Hollywood Argyles Alley-Oop 2:42 Lute 5905
May 30 8 Everly Brothers, The When Will I Be Loved 2:03 Cadence 1380
May 30 15 Dante and the Evergreens Alley Oop 2:55 Madison 130
May 30 38 Little Willie John Heartbreak (It’s Hurtin’ Me) 2:51 King 45-5356
May 30 41 Paul Anka Something Happened 2:34 ABC-Paramount 45-10106
May 30 48 Johnny and the Hurricanes Down Yonder 2:05 Big Top 45-3036
May 30 50 Pat Boone Spring Rain 2:53 Dot 45-16073
May 30 69 Mel Gadson Comin’ Down With Love 2:04 Big Top 45-3034
May 30 74 Marv Johnson Ain’t Gonna Be That Way 2:14 United Artists 226
May 30 78 Johnny Mathis Maria 3:45 Columbia 4-41684
May 30 82 Frank Sinatra River, Stay ‘Way From My Door 2:35 Capitol 4376

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 6 2 Roy Orbison Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel) 2:24 Monument 45-421
Jun 6 6 Safaris with The Phantom’s Band Image Of A Girl 2:34 Eldo 101
Jun 6 6 Brenda Lee That’s All You Gotta Do 2:27 Decca 9-31093
Jun 6 31 Patti Page One Of Us (Will Weep Tonight) 2:30 Mercury 71639
Jun 6 36 Annette with The Afterbeats Train Of Love 2:40 Buena Vista 359
Jun 6 48 Dorsey Burnette Hey Little One 2:17 Era 3019
Jun 6 48 Jon Thomas and Orchestra Heartbreak (It’s Hurtin’ Me) 2:50 ABC-Paramount 45-10122
Jun 6 58 Jan and Kjeld Banjo Boy 2:24 Kapp 335
Jun 6 59 Dyna-Sores, The Alley-Oop 2:28 Rendezvous 120
Jun 6 95 Danny Valentino Biology 2:30 MGM 12881
Jun 6 98 Roger Williams La Montana (If She Should Come To You) 2:40 Kapp 331
Jun 6 99 Gary Cane And His Friends The Yen Yet Song 2:13 Shell 45-719
Jun 13 7 Ray Peterson Tell Laura I Love Her 2:50 RCA Victor 47-7745
Jun 13 7 Donnie Brooks Mission Bell 2:20 Era 3018
Jun 13 20 Crests, The Trouble In Paradise 2:22 Coed 531
Jun 13 31 Bobby Marchan There’s Something On Your Mind Part 2 2:45 Fire 1022
Jun 13 32 Frankie Avalon Where Are You 2:40 Chancellor 1052
Jun 13 35 Conway Twitty Is A Blue Bird Blue 2:37 MGM 12911
Jun 13 63 Marv Johnson All The Love I’ve Got 2:34 United Artists 226
Jun 13 73 Videls, The Mister Lonely 2:34 JDS 5004
Jun 13 79 Dorothy Collins Banjo Boy 2:26 Top Rank 2052
Jun 13 82 Frankie Avalon Tuxedo Junction 2:55 Chancellor 1052
Jun 13 100 Art Mooney & his Orchestra Banjo Boy 2:16 MGM 12908
Jun 20 6 Fats Domino Walking To New Orleans 1:54 Imperial 5675
Jun 20 14 Johnny Preston Feel So Fine 2:06 Mercury 71651
Jun 20 16 Garry Miles Look For A Star 2:22 Liberty 55261
Jun 20 19 Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra Look For A Star 2:12 Dot 45-16106
Jun 20 24 Dinah Washington This Bitter Earth 2:25 Mercury 71635
Jun 20 26 Garry Mills Look For A Star – Part 1 2:09 Imperial 5674
Jun 20 29 Deane Hawley Look For A Star 2:00 Dore 554
Jun 20 31 Marty Robbins Is There Any Chance 2:07 Columbia 4-41686
Jun 20 37 Kingston Trio, The Bad Man Blunder 2:37 Capitol 4379
Jun 20 37 Jim Reeves I’m Gettin’ Better 2:14 RCA Victor 47-7756
Jun 20 51 Coasters, The Wake Me, Shake Me 2:26 Atco 45-6168
Jun 20 64 Adam Wade I Can’t Help It 2:34 Coed 530
Jun 27 18 Bill Black’s Combo Josephine 2:22 Hi 2022
Jun 27 19 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra Question 2:29 ABC-Paramount 45-10123
Jun 27 21 Fats Domino Don’t Come Knockin’ 1:54 Imperial 5675
Jun 27 40 Ray Charles and his Orchestra Sticks And Stones 2:14 ABC-Paramount 45-10118
Jun 27 64 Red River Dave There’s A Star Spangled Banner Waving #2 (The Ballad Of Francis Powers) 2:04 Savoy 3020
Jun 27 86 James Brown and the Famous Flames You’ve Got The Power 2:20 Federal 45-12370
Jun 27 88 Shirley and Lee I’ve Been Loved Before 2:31 Warwick 535
Jun 27 94 Billy Bland You Were Born To Be Loved 2:20 Old Town 1082

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 4 1 Brian Hyland Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini 2:19 Kapp 342
Jul 4 16 Demensions, The Over The Rainbow 3:13 Mohawk 116
Jul 4 50 Brothers Four, The My Tani 2:16 Columbia 4-41692
Jul 4 52 Bobbettes, The I Shot Mr Lee 2:10 Triple-X 104
Jul 4 54 Joanie Sommers with Don Ralke and His Orchestra One Boy 1:59 Warner Bros. 5157
Jul 4 69 Johnny Horton Johnny Freedom 2:46 Columbia 4-41685
Jul 4 70 Andy Williams Do You Mind? 2:14 Cadence 1381
Jul 4 71 Connie Stevens Too Young To Go Steady 2:09 Warner Bros. 5159
Jul 4 79 Johnny Cash Second Honeymoon 1:52 Columbia 4-41707
Jul 11 10 Anita Bryant In My Little Corner Of The World 2:36 Carlton 530
Jul 11 12 Jackie Wilson (You Were Made For) All My Love 2:00 Brunswick 9-55167
Jul 11 15 Jackie Wilson A Woman, A Lover, A Friend 2:33 Brunswick 9-55167
Jul 11 45 Guy Mitchell My Shoes Keep Walking Back To You 2:51 Columbia 4-41725
Jul 11 74 Everly Brothers, The Be Bop A-Lula 2:17 Cadence 1380
Jul 11 79 Bobby Darin I’ll Be There 2:09 Atco 45-6167
Jul 11 83 Jimmy Jones That’s When I Cried 2:40 Cub 9072
Jul 11 85 Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two Down The Street To 301 2:02 Sun 343
Jul 18 1 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires It’s Now Or Never 3:12 RCA Victor 47-7777
Jul 18 2 Ventures, The Walk – Don’t Run 2:00 Dolton 25
Jul 18 4 Bobby Rydell Volare 2:33 Cameo 179
Jul 18 23 Clyde McPhatter Ta Ta 2:10 Mercury 71660
Jul 18 28 Hank Ballard and the Midnighters The Twist 2:33 King 45-5171
Jul 18 38 Dion and The Belmonts In The Still Of The Night 2:37 Laurie 3059
Jul 18 54 Rusty Draper Please Help Me, I’m Falling 2:19 Mercury 71634
Jul 18 74 Flamingos, The Mio Amore 3:03 End 1073
Jul 18 82 Viscounts, The Night Train 1:58 Madison 133
Jul 18 91 Anthony Newley Do You Mind? 2:15 London 45-1918
Jul 25 10 Ferrante and Teicher with Their Orch. & Chorus Theme From The Apartment 3:00 United Artists 231
Jul 25 11 Johnny Burnette Dreamin’ 2:20 Liberty 55258
Jul 25 32 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires A Mess Of Blues 2:38 RCA Victor 47-7777
Jul 25 43 Jeanne Black Lisa 3:07 Capitol 4396
Jul 25 82 Jim Reeves I Know One 2:01 RCA Victor 47-7756
Jul 25 83 Freddie Cannon Happy Shades Of Blue 3:02 Swan 4057
Jul 25 85 Jack Scott Cool Water 2:28 Top Rank 2055
Jul 25 91 Jessie Hill Whip It On Me 2:15 Minit 611
Jul 25 92 Johnny Cash Honky-Tonk Girl 1:55 Columbia 4-41707
Jul 25 99 Hank Thompson She’s Just A Whole Lot Like You 2:35 Capitol 4386

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 1 1 Chubby Checker The Twist 2:32 Parkway 811
Aug 1 6 Bobby Vee Devil Or Angel 2:15 Liberty 55270
Aug 1 23 Paul Anka Hello Young Lovers 2:32 ABC-Paramount 45-10132
Aug 1 36 Platters, The Featuring Tony Williams Red Sails In The Sunset 2:20 Mercury 71656
Aug 1 38 Jack Scott It Only Happened Yesterday 2:43 Top Rank 2055
Aug 1 40 Paul Anka I Love You In The Same Old Way 2:11 ABC-Paramount 45-10132
Aug 1 47 Nat King Cole-Stan Kenton My Love 2:39 Capitol 4393
Aug 1 52 Etta & Harvey If I Can’t Have You 2:49 Chess 1760
Aug 1 53 Jan & Dean We Go Together 2:38 Dore 555
Aug 1 64 Jimmie Rodgers The Wreck Of The “John B” 2:45 Roulette 4260
Aug 1 72 Don Gibson Far, Far Away 2:09 RCA Victor 47-7762
Aug 1 79 Jerry Wallace Swingin’ Down The Lane 2:25 Challenge 59082
Aug 1 97 Jerry Byrd and his Steel Guitar Theme From Adventures In Paradise 2:31 Monument 45-419
Aug 8 7 Brook Benton Kiddio 2:36 Mercury 71652
Aug 8 8 Ivy Three, The Yogi 2:09 Shell 45-720
Aug 8 17 Neil Sedaka You Mean Everything To Me 2:32 RCA Victor 47-7781
Aug 8 19 Don Costa & His Orch. & Chorus Never On Sunday 2:55 United Artists 234
Aug 8 26 Johnny Bond Hot Rod Lincoln 2:40 Republic 2005
Aug 8 28 Neil Sedaka Run Samson Run 2:41 RCA Victor 47-7781
Aug 8 31 Teresa Brewer Anymore 2:19 Coral 9-62219
Aug 8 58 Frankie Lymon Little Bitty Pretty One 2:24 Roulette 4257
Aug 8 73 Dodie Stevens No 1:54 Dot 45-16103
Aug 8 81 Paul Evans The Brigade Of Broken Hearts 2:18 Guaranteed 210
Aug 8 84 Statues, The Blue Velvet 2:20 Liberty 55245
Aug 8 98 Conway Twitty She’s Mine 1:50 MGM 12911
Aug 15 1 Connie Francis My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own 2:31 MGM 12923
Aug 15 2 Sam Cooke Chain Gang 2:32 RCA Victor 47-7783
Aug 15 11 Annette with The Afterbeats Pineapple Princess 2:30 Buena Vista 362
Aug 15 28 Innocents, The Honest I Do 1:52 Indigo 105
Aug 15 37 Bobby Freeman (I Do The) Shimmy Shimmy 2:55 King 45-5373
Aug 15 43 Dee Clark You’re Looking Good 2:05 Vee-Jay 355
Aug 15 61 Jo Ann Campbell A Kookie Little Paradise 2:24 ABC-Paramount 45-10134
Aug 15 73 Tree Swingers, The Kookie Little Paradise 2:20 Guyden 2036
Aug 15 76 Ella Fitzgerald How High The Moon Part 1 3:32 Verve 10220
Aug 15 78 Preston Epps Bongo Bongo Bongo 2:08 Original Sound 9
Aug 15 99 McGuire Sisters, The The Last Dance 2:59 Coral 9-62216
Aug 22 5 Jimmy Charles and the Revelletts A Million To One 2:28 Promo 1002
Aug 22 16 Brook Benton The Same One 2:27 Mercury 71652
Aug 22 18 Paradons, The Diamonds And Pearls 2:17 Milestone 2003
Aug 22 39 Skeeter Davis (I Can’t Help You) I’m Falling Too 2:40 RCA Victor 47-7767
Aug 22 42 Connie Francis Malaguena 3:06 MGM 12923
Aug 22 63 Jimmy Clanton Come Back 2:47 Ace 600
Aug 22 66 Pat Boone Delia Gone 3:05 Dot 45-16122
Aug 22 72 Pat Boone Candy Sweet 2:05 Dot 45-16122
Aug 22 73 Tommy Sands The Old Oaken Bucket 2:43 Capitol 4405
Aug 22 78 Duane Eddy Kommotion 2:52 Jamie 1163
Aug 22 84 Mark Dinning The Lovin’ Touch 2:10 MGM 12929
Aug 29 1 Larry Verne Mr. Custer 2:59 Era 3024
Aug 29 27 Ike & Tina Turner A Fool In Love 2:37 Sue 730
Aug 29 37 Wanda Jackson Let’s Have A Party 2:07 Capitol 4397
Aug 29 47 Johnny Mathis My Love For You 3:03 Columbia 4-41764
Aug 29 60 Frank Sinatra Nice ‘N’ Easy 2:43 Capitol 4408
Aug 29 66 Jaye P. Morgan I Walk The Line 2:45 MGM 12924
Aug 29 79 James Brown and the Famous Flames This Old Heart 2:08 Federal 45-12378
Aug 29 82 Paul Chaplain and His Emeralds Shortnin’ Bread 1:55 Harper 100
Aug 29 84 Rosemary Clooney Many A Wonderful Moment 2:33 RCA Victor 47-7754
Aug 29 94 Denny Reed A Teenager Feels It, Too 1:55 3 Trey 116
Aug 29 96 Bell Notes, The Shortnin’ Bread 1:50 Madison 136
Aug 29 97 Johnny and the Hurricanes Revival 2:24 Big Top 45-3051
Aug 29 99 Fireballs, The Vaquero (Cowboy) 1:59 Top Rank 2054

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 5 1 Drifters, The Save The Last Dance For Me 2:34 Atlantic 45-2071
Sep 5 7 Everly Brothers, The So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad) 2:30 Warner Bros. 5163
Sep 5 7 Bob Luman Let’s Think About Living 2:03 Warner Bros. 5172
Sep 5 13 Little Willie John Sleep 2:52 King 45-5394
Sep 5 15 Fats Domino Three Nights A Week 1:40 Imperial 5687
Sep 5 20 Marv Johnson (You’ve Got To) Move Two Mountains 2:44 United Artists 241
Sep 5 21 Everly Brothers, The Lucille 2:29 Warner Bros. 5163
Sep 5 27 Ricky Nelson I’m Not Afraid 2:35 Imperial 5685
Sep 5 48 Shirley & Lee Let The Good Times Roll 2:12 Warwick 581
Sep 5 58 Fats Domino Put Your Arms Around Me Honey 1:56 Imperial 5687
Sep 5 60 Johnny and the Hurricanes Rocking Goose 1:47 Big Top 45-3051
Sep 5 69 Della Reese And Now 2:36 RCA Victor 47-7784
Sep 5 93 Nina Simone Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out 2:37 Colpix 158
Sep 5 95 David Seville and the Chipmunks Alvin For President 2:59 Liberty 55277
Sep 5 100 Bobby Darin at the Piano Beachcomber 2:15 Atco 45-6173
Sep 12 1 Brenda Lee I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) 3:05 Decca 9-31149
Sep 12 11 Bill Black’s Combo Don’t Be Cruel 2:02 Hi 2026
Sep 12 34 Ricky Nelson Yes Sir, That’s My Baby 1:56 Imperial 5685
Sep 12 39 Shirelles, The Tonights The Night 2:00 Scepter 1208
Sep 12 42 Olympics, The Shimmy Like Kate 2:22 Arvee 5006
Sep 12 73 Dante and the Evergreens Time Machine 2:22 Madison 135
Sep 12 74 Marty Robbins Five Brothers 2:09 Columbia 4-41771
Sep 12 75 Piltdown Men, The Brontosaurus Stomp 2:28 Capitol 4414
Sep 12 76 Chiffons, The Tonight’s The Night 1:46 Big Deal 6003
Sep 12 79 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra Just Call Me (And I’ll Understand) 2:10 ABC-Paramount 45-10139
Sep 12 81 Crests, The Featuring Johnny Mastro Journey Of Love 2:32 Coed 535
Sep 12 81 Bobby Vee Since I Met You Baby 2:19 Liberty 55270
Sep 19 3 Joe Jones & His Orchestra You Talk Too Much 2:35 Roulette 4304
Sep 19 4 Johnny Horton North To Alaska 2:46 Columbia 4-41782
Sep 19 6 Hank Ballard and the Midnighters Let’s Go, Let’s Go, Let’s Go 2:24 King 45-5400
Sep 19 9 Roy Orbison Blue Angel 2:51 Monument 45-425
Sep 19 26 Frankie Avalon Togetherness 2:32 Chancellor 1056
Sep 19 27 Danny and The Juniors Twistin’ U.S.A. 2:30 Swan 4060
Sep 19 34 Etta James My Dearest Darling 3:02 Argo 5368
Sep 19 81 Buster Brown Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby 2:28 Fire 1023
Sep 26 1 Ray Charles Georgia On My Mind 3:37 ABC-Paramount 45-10135
Sep 26 11 Paul Anka Summer’s Gone 2:41 ABC-Paramount 45-10147
Sep 26 20 Bobby Darin Artificial Flowers 3:14 Atco 45-6179
Sep 26 45 Bobby Darin Somebody To Love 2:12 Atco 45-6179
Sep 26 56 Roger Williams Temptation 2:52 Kapp 347
Sep 26 63 Cowboy Copas Alabam 2:14 Starday 45-501
Sep 26 87 Frankie Ford You Talk Too Much 2:31 Imperial 5686
Sep 26 89 Johnnie & Joe Over The Mountain, Across The Sea 2:14 Chess 1654
Sep 26 91 Jimmy Clanton Wait 2:05 Ace 600

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 3 1 Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs Stay 1:40 Herald 552
Oct 3 30 Dinah Washington Love Walked In 2:10 Mercury 71696
Oct 3 40 Brenda Lee Just A Little 2:23 Decca 9-31149
Oct 3 51 Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra The Sundowners 2:41 Dot 45-16133
Oct 3 52 Patti Page I Wish I’d Never Been Born 2:27 Mercury 71695
Oct 3 70 Felix Slatkin Orchestra and Chorus Theme From The Sundowners 2:20 Liberty 55282
Oct 3 75 Jimmy Reed Hush-Hush 2:35 Vee-Jay 357
Oct 3 78 Blue Notes, The My Hero 2:40 Val-ue 213
Oct 3 83 Coasters, The Shoppin’ For Clothes 2:57 Atco 45-6178
Oct 10 2 Floyd Cramer Last Date 2:24 RCA Victor 47-7775
Oct 10 2 Johnny Tillotson Poetry In Motion 2:29 Cadence 1384
Oct 10 8 Jackie Wilson Alone At Last 2:56 Brunswick 9-55170
Oct 10 14 Chubby Checker The Hucklebuck 2:30 Parkway 813
Oct 10 21 Platters, The To Each His Own 2:46 Mercury 71697
Oct 10 27 Duane Eddy & His Twangy Guitar and The Rebels Peter Gunn 2:23 Jamie 1168
Oct 10 42 Chubby Checker Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On 2:28 Parkway 813
Oct 10 59 Freddy Cannon Humdinger 2:53 Swan 4061
Oct 10 60 Kingston Trio, The Everglades 2:18 Capitol 4441
Oct 10 62 Anita Bryant One Of The Lucky Ones 2:06 Carlton 535
Oct 10 66 Bobbettes, The Have Mercy Baby 2:22 Triple-X 106
Oct 10 67 Anthony Newley If She Should Come To You (La Montana) 2:30 London 45-1929
Oct 10 73 Brian Hyland (The Clickity Clack Song) Four Little Heels 1:57 Kapp 352
Oct 10 78 Tommy Edwards It’s Not The End Of Everything 2:31 MGM 12916
Oct 10 82 Sarah Vaughan Serenata 2:40 Roulette 4285
Oct 10 85 Frankie Avalon Don’t Let Love Pass Me By 2:45 Chancellor 1056
Oct 10 91 Billy Bland Harmony 2:20 Old Town 1088
Oct 17 6 U.S. Bonds New Orleans 2:44 Legrand 1003
Oct 17 12 Dion Lonely Teenager 2:13 Laurie 3070
Oct 17 34 Marty Robbins Ballad Of The Alamo 3:45 Columbia 4-41809
Oct 17 64 Bud and Travis Ballad Of The Alamo 2:47 Liberty 55284
Oct 17 65 Jack Scott Patsy 2:30 Top Rank 2075
Oct 17 75 Mark II, The Night Theme 2:46 Wye 5-1001
Oct 17 84 Charlie Ryan and the Timberline Riders Side Car Cycle 2:27 4 Star 1745
Oct 17 84 Ray Ellis and his Orchestra Midnight Lace 2:24 MGM 12942
Oct 17 85 Safaris with The Phantom’s Band The Girl With The Story In Her Eyes 1:55 Eldo 105
Oct 17 92 Ray Conniff & His Orch. & Chorus Midnight Lace – Part 1 2:17 Columbia 4-41800
Oct 17 96 Fleetwoods, The The Last One To Know 2:51 Dolton 27
Oct 24 3 Kathy Young with The Innocents A Thousand Stars 3:08 Indigo 108
Oct 24 5 Lolita Sailor (Your Home Is The Sea) 2:48 Kapp 349
Oct 24 14 Fats Domino My Girl Josephine 2:00 Imperial 5704
Oct 24 21 Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra Last Date 2:20 Dot 45-16145
Oct 24 22 Damita Jo I’ll Save The Last Dance For You 2:13 Mercury 71690
Oct 24 31 Jim Reeves Am I Losing You 2:37 RCA Victor 47-7800
Oct 24 32 Jackie Wilson Am I The Man 2:32 Brunswick 9-55170
Oct 24 37 Playmates, The Wait For Me 2:45 Roulette 4276
Oct 24 44 Pat Boone Dear John 2:50 Dot 45-16152
Oct 24 47 Pat Boone Alabam 2:22 Dot 45-16152
Oct 24 70 Ernie Freeman Theme From “The Dark At The Top Of The Stairs” 2:25 Imperial 5693
Oct 24 74 Brian Hyland That’s How Much 2:10 Kapp 352
Oct 24 95 Bobbettes, The Dance With Me Georgie 2:05 Triple-X 106
Oct 24 98 David Carroll and His Orchestra Midnight Lace 2:29 Mercury 71703
Oct 24 100 Crests, The Featuring Johnny Maestro Isn’t It Amazing 2:15 Coed 537
Oct 31 11 Chimes, The Once In Awhile 2:30 Tag 444
Oct 31 7 Jerry Butler He Will Break Your Heart 2:48 Vee-Jay 354
Oct 31 8 Johnny Burnette You’re Sixteen 1:56 Liberty 55285
Oct 31 15 Ventures, The Perfidia 2:03 Dolton 28
Oct 31 22 Everly Brothers, The Like Strangers 1:59 Cadence 1388
Oct 31 30 Tobin Mathews & Co. Ruby Duby Du 2:43 Chief 7022
Oct 31 38 Fats Domino Natural Born Lover 3:20 Imperial 5704
Oct 31 41 Charles Wolcott Ruby Duby Du From Key Witness 1:46 MGM 12944
Oct 31 55 Conway Twitty Whole Lot Of Shakin’ Going On 2:49 MGM 12962
Oct 31 65 Brothers Four, The The Green Leaves Of Summer 2:51 Columbia 4-41808
Oct 31 91 Fabian Kissin’ And Twistin’ 2:36 Chancellor 1061
Oct 31 96 Bobby Peterson Irresistable You 2:44 V-Tone 214

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 7 7 Connie Francis Many Tears Ago 1:53 MGM 12964
Nov 7 14 Bobby Rydell Sway 2:16 Cameo 182
Nov 7 25 Frank Sinatra Ol’ Mac Donald 2:36 Capitol 4466
Nov 7 36 Etta Jones Don’t Go To Strangers 3:49 Prestige 45-180
Nov 7 43 James Booker Gonzo 2:24 Peacock 1697
Nov 7 71 Bobby Bland Cry Cry Cry 2:38 Duke 327
Nov 7 73 Bobby Hendricks Psycho 2:27 Sue 732
Nov 7 87 Connie Francis Senza Mamma (With No One) 4:01 MGM 12964
Nov 7 93 Mantovani & His Orchestra Theme From The Sundowners 2:44 London 45-1946
Nov 7 96 Heartbeats, The A Thousand Miles Away 2:22 Rama 216
Nov 14 1 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra Wonderland By Night 3:12 Decca 9-31141
Nov 14 2 Ferrante and Teicher Exodus 2:54 United Artists 274
Nov 14 15 Louis Prima Wonderland By Night (Wunderland Bei Nacht) 3:09 Dot 45-16151
Nov 14 1 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Are You Lonesome To-Night? 3:07 RCA Victor 47-7810
Nov 14 20 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires I Gotta Know 2:14 RCA Victor 47-7810
Nov 14 24 Brook Benton Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear To Tread) 2:25 Mercury 71722
Nov 14 44 Jim Reeves I Missed Me 2:30 RCA Victor 47-7800
Nov 14 46 LaVern Baker Bumble Bee 2:23 Atlantic 45-2077
Nov 14 56 Browns, The Featuring Jim Edward Brown Send Me The Pillow You Dream On 2:10 RCA Victor 47-7804
Nov 14 68 James Brown The Bells 2:54 King 45-5423
Nov 14 75 Cornbread & Biscuits The Big Time Spender, Parts 1 & 2   Maske 102
Nov 14 75 Cornbread & Biscuits The Big Time Spender, Part 1 2:48 Maske 102 A
Nov 14 75 Cornbread & Biscuits The Big Time Spender, Part 2 3:00 Maske 102 B
Nov 14 81 Jan & Dean Gee 2:07 Dore 576
Nov 14 90 Austin Taylor Push Push 2:07 Laurie 3067
Nov 14 93 Don Gibson Sweet Dreams 2:12 RCA Victor 47-7805
Nov 21 1 Shirelles, The Will You Love Me Tomorrow 2:48 Scepter 1211
Nov 21 9 Ray Peterson Corinna, Corinna 2:38 Dunes 45-2002
Nov 21 28 Innocents, The Gee Whiz 2:25 Indigo 111
Nov 21 31 Mantovani and His Orchestra Main Theme From Exodus (Ari’s Theme) 3:08 London 45-1953
Nov 21 28 Ray Charles Ruby 2:51 ABC-Paramount 45-10164
Nov 21 55 Ray Charles Hardhearted Hannah 3:14 ABC-Paramount 45-10164
Nov 21 74 Adam Wade Gloria’s Theme 2:50 Coed 541
Nov 21 90 Richie Allen Stranger From Durango 2:15 Imperial 5683
Nov 21 90 Lloyd Price and his Orchestra (You Better) Know What You’re Doin’ 2:21 ABC-Paramount 45-10162
Nov 21 99 Webb Pierce Fallen Angel 2:03 Decca 9-31165
Nov 28 6 Bobby Vee Rubber Ball 2:17 Liberty 55287
Nov 28 12 Ferlin Husky Wings Of A Dove 2:18 Capitol 4406
Nov 28 16 Bill Black’s Combo Blue Tango 2:05 Hi 2027
Nov 28 31 Donnie Brooks Doll House 2:21 Era 3028
Nov 28 48 Little Willie John Walk Slow 2:40 King 45-5428
Nov 28 72 Blue Diamonds, The Ramona 2:30 London 45-1954
Nov 28 83 Ray Charles Come Rain Or Come Shine 2:36 Atlantic 45-2084
Nov 28 84 Teresa Brewer Have You Ever Been Lonely (Have You Ever Been Blue) 2:14 Coral 9-62236

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1960

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 5 18 Anita Bryant Wonderland By Night 3:14 Carlton 537
Dec 5 23 Hank Ballard and the Midnighters The Hoochi Coochi Coo 2:30 King 45-5430
Dec 5 35 Al Caiola And His Orchestra The Magnificent Seven 2:03 United Artists 261
Dec 5 47 Jimmy Charles The Age For Love 2:25 Promo 1003
Dec 5 77 Viscounts, The Wabash Blues 1:59 Madison 140
Dec 5 29 Sam Cooke Sad Mood 2:21 RCA Victor 47-7816
Dec 5 47 Olympics, The Dance By The Light Of The Moon 2:14 Arvee 5020
Dec 5 70 Bobby Rydell Groovy Tonight 2:08 Cameo 182
Dec 5 73 Ramblers, The Rambling 2:22 Addit 1257
Dec 5 87 Hank Snow Rockin’, Rollin’ Ocean 2:26 RCA Victor 47-7702
Dec 5 91 Johnny and the Hurricanes You Are My Sunshine 2:11 Big Top 45-3056
Dec 5 96 Dion Little Miss Blue 2:16 Laurie 3070
Dec 12 1 Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra Calcutta 2:13 Dot 45-16161
Dec 12 2 Miracles, The (Featuring Bill “Smokey” Robinson) Shop Around 2:48 Tamla 54034
Dec 12 5 Rosie and the Originals Angel Baby 3:42 Highland 1011
Dec 12 26 Skeeter Davis My Last Date (With You) 2:30 RCA Victor 47-7825
Dec 12 27 Roy Orbison I’m Hurtin’ 2:43 Monument 45-433
Dec 12 47 Frankie Avalon A Perfect Love 2:19 Chancellor 1065
Dec 12 58 Marv Johnson Happy Days 2:38 United Artists 273
Dec 12 64 Andy Williams You Don’t Want My Love 2:11 Cadence 1389
Dec 12 14 Brenda Lee Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree 2:07 Decca 30776
Dec 12 24 Harry Simeone Chorale, The The Little Drummer Boy 3:03 20th Fox 121-3
Dec 12 26 Bing Crosby White Christmas 3:01 Decca 23778
Dec 12 36 Bobby Helms Jingle Bell Rock 2:12 Decca 9-30513
Dec 12 45 David Seville and the Chipmunks The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) 2:17 Liberty 55250
Dec 12 45 Bing Crosby Adeste Fideles (Oh, Come, All Ye Faithful) 3:08 Decca 23777
Dec 12 56 Frankie Avalon The Puppet Song 2:27 Chancellor 1065
Dec 12 80 Nat “King” Cole The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) 3:12 Capitol 3561
Dec 12 82 Ike & Tina Turner I Idolize You 2:49 Sue 735
Dec 19 4 Neil Sedaka Calendar Girl 2:39 RCA Victor 47-7829
Dec 19 17 Drifters, The I Count The Tears 2:08 Atlantic 45-2087
Dec 19 18 Duane Eddy His “Twangy” Guitar And The Rebels Pepe 2:04 Jamie 1175
Dec 19 21 Shells, The Baby Oh Baby 2:24 Johnson 104
Dec 19 25 Buddy Knox Lovey Dovey 2:11 Liberty 55290
Dec 19 27 Frank Gari Utopia 2:15 Crusade 1020
Dec 19 38 Joni James My Last Date (With You) 2:26 MGM 12933
Dec 19 54 Flamingos, The Your Other Love 2:41 End 1081
Dec 19 21 David Seville and the Chipmunks Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer 2:32 Liberty 55289
Dec 19 49 Santo & Johnny Twistin’ Bells 2:15 Canadian-American 120
Dec 19 51 Bobby Darin Christmas Auld Lang Syne 2:41 Atco 45-6183
Dec 19 71 Melodeers, The Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer 2:17 Studio 9908
Dec 19 75 Larry Verne Mister Livingston 3:54 Era 3034
Dec 19 96 Drifters, The Featuring Clyde McPhatter and Bill Pinckney White Christmas 2:35 Atlantic 45-1048
Dec 19 97 Browns, The Featuring Jim Edward Brown Blue Christmas 2:08 RCA Victor 47-7820
Dec 26 22 Shelby Flint Angel On My Shoulder 2:17 Valiant 6001
Dec 26 25 Ricky Nelson You Are The Only One 2:39 Imperial 5707
Dec 26 26 Jerry Wallace There She Goes 2:40 Challenge 59098
Dec 26 56 Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White 1:44 Columbia 4-41816
Dec 26 63 Jeanne Black Oh, How I Miss You Tonight 2:51 Capitol 4492
Dec 26 54 Bing Crosby Silent Night (Christmas Hymn) 2:34 Decca 23777
Dec 26 64 Johnny Mathis How To Handle A Woman 3:00 Columbia 4-41866
Dec 26 66 Bill Doggett (Let’s Do) The Hully Gully Twist 2:05 Warner Bros. 5181
Dec 26 76 Dinah Washington We Have Love 2:15 Mercury 71744
Dec 26 78 Etta and Harvey Spoonful 2:49 Chess 1771
Dec 26 80 Perry Como Make Someone Happy 2:20 RCA Victor 47-7812
Dec 26 92 Annette with The Afterbeats Talk To Me Baby 2:28 Buena Vista 369
Dec 26 93 Brook Benton Someday You’ll Want Me To Want You 2:23 Mercury 71722
Dec 26 95 Bobby Darin Child Of God 1:59 Atco 45-6183
Dec 31 3 Capris, The There’s A Moon Out Tonight 2:10 Old Town 1094
Dec 31 7 Brenda Lee Emotions 2:47 Decca 9-31195
Dec 31 10 Ben E. King Spanish Harlem 2:53 Atco 45-6185
Dec 31 19 Maxine Brown All In My Mind 2:23 Nomar 45-103
Dec 31 22 Conway Twitty C’est Si Bon (It’s So Good) 2:14 MGM 12969
Dec 31 41 Lenny Miles Don’t Believe Him, Donna 2:21 Scepter 1212
Dec 31 46 Mickey & Sylvia What Would I Do 2:28 RCA Victor 47-7811
Dec 31 53 Ben E. King First Taste Of Love 2:17 Atco 45-6185
Dec 31 55 Thelma Carpenter Yes, I’m Lonesome Tonight 3:11 Coral 9-62241
Dec 31 60 Dodie Stevens Yes, I’m Lonesome Tonight 3:22 Dot 45-16167
Dec 31 65 Patti Page Don’t Read The Letter 2:30 Mercury 71745
Dec 31 78 Ella Johnson with Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra I Don’t Want Nobody (To Have My Love But You) 2:42 Mercury 71723
Dec 31 79 Ricky Nelson Milk Cow Blues 2:10 Imperial 5707
Dec 31 80 Cleveland Crochet and Band Sugar Bee 2:35 Goldband 1106
Dec 31 86 Nat King Cole If I Knew 2:47 Capitol 4481
Dec 31 93 Johnny Cash with The Gene Lowery Singers Oh Lonesome Me 2:25 Sun 355
Dec 31 100 Mickey and Sylvia This Is My Story 2:36 RCA Victor 47-7811