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Top Songs of 1964

1963 <-1964-> 1965
    

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1.
10/1964
371

✫1
US




✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #324]
[Motown 1066]
written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
2.
08/1964
349

✫1
US






✫1
UK
as Roy Orbison & The Candymen
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #222]

[Monument 851]
written by Roy Orbison & Bill Dees
3.
12/1964
345

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Capitol 5327]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
4.
12/1964
341

✫1
US




2
R&B
✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #34]
[Philles 124]
written by Phil Spector, Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil
5.
07/1964
335

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Ascot 2157]
written by Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich
6.
07/1964
331

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #153]
[Capitol 5222]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
7.
03/1964
328

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #289]
[Capitol 5150]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
8.
06/1964
324

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #122]
written by traditional
9.
07/1964
320

✫1
US




✫1
R&B
3
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #472]
[Motown 1060]
written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
10.
02/1964
311

✫1
US
✫1
AC




4
UK
as Louis Armstrong & The All Stars
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1965]
[Kapp 573]
written by Jerry Herman
11.
06/1964
310

✫1
US






2
UK
[Philips 40211]
written by Bob Gaudio & Bob Crewe
12.
03/1964
305

✫1
US






✫1
UK
[Capitol 5175]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
13.
11/1964
297

✫1
US






2
UK

[Warner 5494]
written by Tony Hatch
14.
04/1964
288

✫1
US




✫1
R&B
5
UK
[Motown 1056]
written by Smokey Robinson (as William "Smokey" Robinson)
15.
05/1964
267

✫1
US






7
UK
[Capitol 5174]
written by Brian Wilson & Mike Love
16.
07/1964
267

5
US






✫1
UK
17.
02/1964
264

7
US
6
AC




✫1
UK
[Imperial 66027]
written by John Leslie McFarland (as J. Leslie McFarland) & Mort Shuman
18.
03/1964
262

2
US




2
R&B
2
UK
as Millie Small
[Smash 1893]
written by Johnny Roberts & Morris Levy
19.
06/1964
256

✫1
US
✫1
AC




11
UK
[Reprise 0281]
written by Irving Taylor & Ken Lane
20.
11/1964
256

✫1
US




2
R&B
27
UK
[Motown 1068]
written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
21.
02/1964
242

4
US






2
UK
written by Dave Clark & Mike Smith
22.
05/1964
239

✫1
US






22
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #279]
[Red Bird 10001]
written by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich & Phil Spector
23.
04/1964
237

9
US






✫1
UK
[Monument 837]
written by Roy Orbison & Bill Dees
24.
01/1964
236

10
US
3
AC




✫1
UK
[London 9639]
written by Erno Rapee & Lew Pollack
25.
10/1964
232

✫1
US
✫1
AC
21
country


22
UK
[spoken]
[RCA Victor 47-8444]
written by Don Robertson & Hal Blair
26.
10/1964
229

✫1
US




8
R&B
11
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #447]
[Red Bird 10-014]
written by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich & Shadow Morton (as George "Shadow" Morton)
27.
10/1964
227

✫1
US
3
AC






[Epic 9730]
written by Bobby Vinton & Gene Allan
28.
08/1964
225

7
US






✫1
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #82]
[Reprise 0306]
written by Ray Davies
29.
04/1964
222

6
US
7
AC


✫1
R&B
9
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #70]
[Scepter 1274]
written by Burt Bacharach & Hal David
30.
04/1964
220

4
US






6
UK
written by Gerry Marsden, John Chadwick, Leo Maguire & Freddie Marsden (as Fred Marsden)
31.
08/1964
218

2
US






15
UK
[Hickory 1269]
written by Larry Parks & Jay Turnbow
32.
08/1964
214

10
US
✫1
AC




3
UK
[Mercury 72332]
written by Joaquin Prieto & Fred Jay
33.
10/1964
214

9
US






2
UK
[Musicor 1045]
written by Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil
34.
01/1964
214

✫1
US








(in the US second release; black label)
[Swan 4152]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
35.
05/1964
206

10
US




2
R&B
3
UK
[Chess 1898]
written by Chuck Berry
36.
08/1964
206

2
US






12
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #291]
[Parrot 9695]
written by Rod Argent
37.
12/1964
203

10
US
✫1
AC




5
UK
[instrumental]

[Parkway 942]
written by Vince Guaraldi & Carel Werber
38.
11/1964
202

9
US






3
UK
written by Del Shannon
39.
10/1964
194

7
US






2
UK

[Reprise 0334]
written by Ray Davies
40.
12/1964
190

6
US






8
UK
written by Gerry Marsden
41.
08/1964
190

2
US




8
R&B
28
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #40]
[Gordy 7033]
written by Marvin Gaye, William "Mickey" Stevenson & Ivy Jo Hunter
42.
05/1964
189

4
US






10
UK
written by Dave Clark & Mike Smith
43.
06/1964
188

5
US
✫1
AC




29
UK
vocal by Astrud Gilberto [Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1965]

[Verve 10323]
written by Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes & Norman Gimbel
44.
09/1964
187

2
US








45.
12/1964
186

10
US






✫1
UK
vocals by Denny Laine
[London 9726]
written by Larry Banks & Milton Bennett
46.
05/1964
185

2
US








[Imperial 66032]
written by Chuck Berry
47.
06/1964
185

4
US




✫1
R&B
45
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #487]
[Atlantic 2237]
written by Kenny Young & Arthur Resnick
48.
02/1964
185

3
US






31
UK
[Crusader 101]
written by Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman
49.
08/1964
184

4
US
✫1
AC
43
country




[RCA Victor 47-8388]
written by Gale Garnett
50.
04/1964
183

✫1
US








[R]
[Tollie 9008]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
51.
01/1964
183

13
US






✫1
UK
[Kapp 577]
written by Jack Nitzsche & Sonny Bono
52.
01/1964
182

4
US
✫1
AC






[instrumental]
[RCA Victor 8280]
written by Allen Toussaint, Alvin Tyler & Freddy Friday
53.
08/1964
182

13
US






✫1
UK
[MGM 13280]
written by Gerry Goffin & Carole King
54.
04/1964
175

5
US
✫1
AC






[Columbia 42965]
written by Bob Merrill & Jule Styne
55.
05/1964
173

26
US
4
AC




✫1
UK
[Capitol 5196]
written by Umberto Bindi, Gino Paoli & Carl Sigman
56.
04/1964
173

16
US






✫1
UK
[Kapp 593]
written by Billy Jackson & Jimmy Wisner
57.
11/1964
167

6
US




3
R&B
49
UK
[Tamla 54107]
written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
58.
09/1964
167

5
US




✫1
R&B


[Vee-Jay 613]
written by Gilbert Bécaud, Pierre Delanoë & Manny Curtis (as Mann Curtis)
59.
02/1964
166

3
US








[Philips 40166]
written by Bob Gaudio & Sandy Linzer
60.
08/1964
164

5
US




9
R&B
14
UK
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #395]
[Red Bird 10-008]
written by Shadow Morton (as George "Shadow" Morton)
61.
04/1964
163

3
US
✫1
AC






[Command 4046]
written by Carlos Rigual, Carlos Martinoli, Michael Vaughn (disputed credits) & Sunny Skylar (disputed credits)
62.
12/1964
162

21
US






✫1
UK
as Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames
written by Rodgers Grant, Pat Patrick & Jon Hendricks
63.
01/1964
162

6
US
✫1
AC






[20th Century 456]
written by Bob Crewe, Bud Rehak & Eddie Rambeau
64.
02/1964
160

6
US
2
AC






[Philips 40175]
written by traditional
65.
08/1964
160

4
US








written by Bucky Wilkin (as John Wilkin)
66.
02/1964
158

6
US




✫1
R&B


[Vee-Jay 585]
written by Rudy Clark
67.
03/1964
157

2
US








[Tollie 9001]
written by Phil Medley & Bert Russell
68.
11/1964
157

7
US




✫1
R&B


written by Don Julian
69.
06/1964
157

6
US
4
AC






[Philips 40207]
written by Burt Bacharach & Hal David
70.
11/1964
156

6
US




6
R&B


written by Teddy Randazzo & Bob Weinstein (as Bobby Weinstein)
71.
08/1964
154

3
US








written by Dave Clark
72.
01/1964
152

9
US
3
AC
3
country




[United Artists 672]
written by Bobby Goldsboro
73.
12/1964
151

3
US




4
R&B


[novelty]
[Congress 230]
written by Shirley Elliston & Lincoln Chase
74.
07/1964
150

26
US






✫1
UK

[London 9687]
written by Bobby Womack & Shirley Womack
75.
07/1964
150

5
US








[Autumn 2]
written by Thomas Coman & Sly Stone (as Sylvester Stewart)
76.
03/1964
150

2
US








[Vee-Jay 587]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
77.
10/1964
149

12
US






3
UK
[Ascot 2165]
written by Robert Mosely (as Bob Mosely) & Robert Taylor
78.
07/1964
149

7
US






36
UK
charted as It Hurts to Be in Love / Hawaii in Australia charts
[Musicor 1040]
written by Helen Miller & Howard Greenfield
79.
12/1964
146

4
US








in the US, B-Side to I Feel Fine
[Capitol 5327]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
80.
08/1964
146

7
US
2
AC






as Chad Stuart and Jeremy Clyde
[World Artists 1027]
written by Chad Stuart, Clive Metcalfe & Keith Noble
81.
10/1964
143

6
US









[London 9708]
written by Jerry Ragovoy (as Norman Meade)
82.
02/1964
143

3
US








[Vee-Jay 581]
written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
83.
11/1964
142

8
US






24
UK
[Capitol 5306]
written by Brian Wilson, Carl Wilson & Mike Love
84.
04/1964
141

6
US








[Philips 40185]
written by Bob Crewe & Bob Gaudio
85.
11/1964
141

3
US








[Kapp 27]
written by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
86.
02/1964
141

5
US








[Capitol 5118]
written by Brian Wilson & Mike Love
87.
03/1964
137

9
US
3
AC






[United Artists 685]
written by Lor Crane & Bernice Ross
88.
02/1964
136

9
US
2
AC






hit for June Christy in 1953
[Epic 9662]
written by Frank Daniels & Dorothy Daniels
89.
10/1964
135

52
US






✫1
UK
[Reprise 0320]
written by Burt Bacharach & Hal David
90.
09/1964
135

3
US








[United Artists 759]
written by Tommy Boyce, Bobby Hart & Wes Farrell
91.
06/1964
134

3
US








[Liberty 55704]
written by Don Altfeld & Roger Christian
92.
06/1964
133

9
US




7
R&B


[Red Bird 003]
written by Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich
93.
12/1964
131

5
US




✫1
R&B


[Dial 4001]
written by Joe Tex
94.
09/1964
131

9
US






27
UK
[Capitol 5245]
written by Brian Wilson & Mike Love
95.
10/1964
131

8
US
2
AC




21
UK
[United Artists 790]
written by John Barry, Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley
96.
09/1964
131

6
US
✫1
AC




42
UK
[Reprise 0307]
written by Chuck Willis
97.
01/1964
131

8
US
3
AC






[Montel 922]
written by Jake Graffagnino
98.
09/1964
128

23
US
5
AC




4
UK
[Liberty 55745]
written by Don Black & Udo Jürgens (as Udo Juergens)
99.
03/1964
127

33
US
7
AC




2
UK
#2 hit for Frankie Laine in 1953
[London 9672]
written by Ervin Drake, Irvin Graham, Jimmy Shirl & Al Stillman
100.
07/1964
126

8
US








new version of 1960-hit
written by Johnny Smith

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