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 1962

News Headlines & Tidbits

November 16-November 22, 1962

Nov 17 - Washington's Dulles International Airport was dedicated by U.S. President Kennedy.

Nov 20 -  Mickey Mantle was named the American League Most Valuable Player for the third time.

Nov 21Cuban missile crisis: In response to the Soviet Union agreeing to remove its missiles from Cuba, President John F. Kennedy ends the blockade of the island.  

Playing now from 1962 are the top ten songs as listed on Billboard's Magazine edition for the week of November 11 - November 17, 1962. All these songs are available at CD Universe.

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Enjoy this week's Top Ten Countdown

This Week In 1962