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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 Charts of 1965

News Headlines & Tidbits

January 19-January 25, 1965

Jan 20 -  Lyndon B. Johnson is sworn in for a full term as President of the United States.

Jan 20 -  The Rolling Stones and the Kinks made their first appearance on ABC-TV's "Shindig!"

Jan 24 -  Winston Churchill dies at the age of 90. 


Playing now from 1965 are the top ten songs as listed on Billboard's Top 10 Countdown magazine for the week ending January 16, 1965.

Enjoy this week's Top Ten Countdown