The 60s Official Site 




On Thursday of each week, The 60s Official Site will showcase the countdown of the top ten songs of the current week of a particular year in the 1960s. It may have significance to your first love, your birthday, graduation or any special occasion that brings back the memories on how great the sixties truly were. So tune in at this web page weekly and check out the year we will be showcasing and listen to the Top Ten songs from the current week from the Billboard Charts plus review the headlines for that week of that year. 

Looking back at this week's Billboard Chart from 1960

News Headlines & Tidbits from

April 19 - Apr 25, 1960

Apr 19 - Baseball uniforms began displaying player's names on their backs. 

Apr 20 -    Elvis Presley's returned to Hollywood to film "G.I. Blues."

Apr 21 -  Dick Clark testified before a congressional committee investigating payola. He admitted that he had a financial interest in 27 percent of the records he played on his show in a period of 28 months.

Playing now from 1960 are the top ten songs as listed on Billboard's Magazine edition for the week of Apr 18 - Apr 25, 1960. All these songs are available at CD Universe.

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Enjoy this week's Top Ten Countdown

This week in 1960

1960 Chevolet Corvair

1960 Chevolet Corvair