What was the number one song of the sixties?

What was the number one song of the sixties?

Number One Songs – 1960s

Stranger On The Shore Mr. Acker Bilk 3/17/1962
It’s Now Or Never Elvis Presley 7/18/1960
Will You Love Me Tomorrow The Shirelles 11/21/1960
Hey Jude The Beatles 9/14/1968

What genre was popular in 1960?

The 1960s saw a real flowering of popular music styles. Unlike the 1950s, in which the birth of rock and roll dominated the decade, jazz, pop, and folk music all gathered devoted listeners in the 1960s.

What was the number 1 song in May 1960?

List of Cash Box Top 100 number-one singles of 1960

Issue Date Song Artist
May 7 Stuck On You Elvis Presley
May 14
May 21 Cathy’s Clown The Everly Brothers
May 28

What were 3 major sporting events in the 1960s?

Sporting Highlights for 1960

Date Results
July 6-9 Golf The Open Championship won by Kel Nagle
July 21-24 Golf US PGA won by Jay Hebert
Aug 25 – Sept 11 Summer Olympic Games were held in Rome, Italy.
Sep 2-17 Tennis US National Championship won by Neale Fraser and Darlene Hard

What are four bands from the 1960s and their albums?

The Biggest and Best Bands from the 1960s

  • Pink Floyd. It’s safe to say that Pink Floyd isn’t just one of the biggest and best bands from the 1960s, but one of the most influential bands of all time.
  • The Beatles.
  • Led Zeppelin.
  • The Rolling Stones.
  • The Beach Boys.
  • Bee Gees.