LYRICS WORLD     Top 40 Hits of 1963 HOME PAGE MAIN INDEX

18 Yellow Roses - Bobby Darin   (#10)
500 Miles Away From Home - Bobby Bare   (#10)
Abilene - George Hamilton IV   (#15)
Ain't That A Shame - The 4 Seasons   (#22)
Alice in Wonderland - Neil Sedaka   (#17)
All I Have To Do Is Dream - Richard Chamberlain   (#14)
Another Saturday Night - Sam Cooke   (#10)
Anyone Who Had a Heart - Dionne Warwick   (#8)
Baby Don't You Weep - Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters   (#30)
Baby Workout - Jackie Wilson   (#5)
Baby, I Love You - The Ronettes   (#24)
Bad Girl - Neil Sedaka   (#33)
Be Careful of Stones That You Throw - Dion   (#31)
Be My Baby - The Ronettes   (#2)
Be True to Your School - The Beach Boys   (#6)
Be True to Yourself - Bobby Vee   (#34)
Birdland - Chubby Checker   (#12)
Birthday Party - The Pixies Three   (#40)
Blame It On the Bossa Nova - Eydie Gorme   (#7)
Blowin' in the Wind - Peter, Paul & Mary   (#2)
Blue Bayou - Roy Orbison   (#29)
Blue on Blue - Bobby Vinton   (#3)
Blue Velvet - Bobby Vinton   (#1)
Boss Guitar - Duane Eddy   (#28)
Bossa Nova Baby - Elvis Presley   (#8)
The Bounce - The Olympics   (#40)
The Boy Next Door - The Secrets   (#18)
Bust Out - The Busters   (#25)  (instrumental)
Busted - Ray Charles   (#4)
Butterfly Baby - Bobby Rydell   (#23)
Call On Me - Bobby Bland   (#22)
Can I Get a Witness - Marvin Gaye   (#22)
Can't Get Used To Losing You - Andy Williams   (#2)
Candy Girl - The 4 Seasons   (#3)
Cast Your Fate To The Wind - Vince Guaraldi Trio   (#22)  (instrumental)
Charade - Henry Mancini & His Orchestra   (#36)
Charms - Bobby Vee   (#13)
Come and Get These Memories - Martha & The Vandellas   (#29)
Cross Fire! - The Orlons   (#19)
Cry Baby - Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters   (#4)
Cry To Me - Betty Harris   (#23)
Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home) - The Crystals   (#3)
Danke Schoen - Wayne Newton   (#13)
Days of Wine and Roses - Andy Williams   (#26)
Deep Purple - Nino Tempo & April Stevens   (#1)
Denise - Randy & The Rainbows   (#10)
Desert Pete - The Kingston Trio   (#33)
Detroit City - Bobby Bare   (#16)
Do the Bird - Dee Dee Sharp   (#10)
Dominique - The Singing Nun   (#1)
Don't Be Afraid, Little Darlin' - Steve Lawrence   (#26)
Don't Say Goodnight and Mean Goodbye - The Shirelles   (#26)
Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby) - The Cookies   (#7)
Don't Set Me Free - Ray Charles   (#20)
Don't Think Twice, It's All Right - Peter, Paul & Mary   (#9)
Donna the Prima Donna - Dion   (#6)
(Down At) Papa Joe's - The Dixiebelles with Cornbread & Jerry   (#9)
Down the Aisle (Wedding Song) - Patti LaBelle & The Blue Belles   (#37)
Drag City - Jan & Dean   (#10)
Drip Drop - Dion   (#6)
Drownin' My Sorrows - Connie Francis   (#36)
Easier Said Than Done - The Essex   (#1)
El Watusi - Ray Barretto Y Su Charanga Moderna   (#17)
The End of the World - Skeeter Davis   (#2)
Every Step of the Way - Johnny Mathis   (#30)
Everybody - Tommy Roe   (#3)
Everybody Loves a Lover - The Shirelles   (#19)
Falling - Roy Orbison   (#22)
Fingertips - Pt. 2 - Stevie Wonder   (#1)
First Quarrel - Paul & Paula   (#27)
Follow the Boys - Connie Francis   (#17)
Foolish Little Girl - The Shirelles   (#4)
Fools Rush In - Rick Nelson   (#12)
For Your Precious Love - Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters   (#26)
Forget Him - Bobby Rydell   (#4)
Frankie and Johnny - Sam Cooke   (#14)
Go Away Little Girl - Steve Lawrence   (#1)
The Good Life - Tony Bennett   (#18)
Goodnight My Love - The Fleetwoods   (#32)
The Grass Is Greener - Brenda Lee   (#17)
Green, Green - The New Christy Minstrels   (#14)
Greenback Dollar - The Kingston Trio   (#21)
The Gypsy Cried - Lou Christie   (#24)
Harry the Hairy Ape - Ray Stevens   (#17)
Have You Heard - The Duprees featuring Joey Vann   (#18)
He's So Fine - The Chiffons   (#1)
He's Sure the Boy I Love - The Crystals   (#11)
Heat Wave - Martha & The Vandellas   (#4)
Hello Heartache, Goodbye Love - Little Peggy March   (#26)
Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter from Camp) - Allan Sherman   (#2)
Hello Stranger - Barbara Lewis   (#3)
Hey Little Cobra - The Rip Chords   (#4)
Hey Little Girl - Major Lance   (#13)
Hey Paula - Paul & Paula   (#1)
Hey There Lonely Boy - Ruby & The Romantics   (#27)
Hey, Girl - Freddie Scott   (#10)
Hitch Hike - Marvin Gaye   (#30)
Honolulu Lulu - Jan & Dean   (#11)
Hootenanny - The Glencoves   (#38)
Hopeless - Andy Williams   (#13)
Hot Pastrami - The Dartells   (#11)
Hot Pastrami with Mashed Potatoes (Part 1) - Joey Dee & The Starliters   (#36)
Hotel Happiness - Brook Benton   (#3)
I (Who Have Nothing) - Ben E. King   (#29)
I Adore Him - The Angels   (#25)
I Can't Stay Mad At You - Skeeter Davis   (#7)
I Got What I Wanted - Brook Benton   (#28)
I Gotta Dance to Keep from Crying - The Miracles   (#35)
I Love You Because - Al Martino   (#3)
(I Love You) Don't You Forget It - Perry Como   (#39)
I Wanna Be Around - Tony Bennett   (#14)
I Want to Stay Here - Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme   (#28)
I Will Follow Him - Little Peggy March   (#1)
I Wish I Were a Princess - Little Peggy March   (#32)
I Wonder - Brenda Lee   (#25)
I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight - Barry & The Tamerlanes   (#21)
I'll Take You Home - The Drifters   (#25)
I'm Leaving It Up to You - Dale & Grace   (#1)
If I Had A Hammer - Trini Lopez   (#3)
If My Pillow Could Talk - Connie Francis   (#23)
If You Need Me - Solomon Burke   (#37)
If You Wanna Be Happy - Jimmy Soul   (#1)
In Dreams - Roy Orbison   (#7)
In My Room - The Beach Boys   (#23)
It's All in the Game - Cliff Richard   (#25)
It's Alright - The Impressions   (#4)
It's My Party - Lesley Gore   (#1)
Judy's Turn to Cry - Lesley Gore   (#5)
Just One Look - Doris Troy   (#10)
Kansas City - Trini Lopez   (#23)
Killer Joe - The Rocky Fellers   (#16)
The Kind of Boy You Can't Forget - The Raindrops   (#17)
Laughing Boy - Mary Wells   (#15)
Let's Go Steady Again - Neil Sedaka   (#26)
Let's Limbo Some More - Chubby Checker   (#20)
Let's Turkey Trot - Little Eva   (#20)
Letter from Sherry - Dale Ward   (#25)
Linda - Jan & Dean   (#28)
Little Band of Gold - James Gilreath   (#21)
Little Deuce Coupe - The Beach Boys   (#15)
Little Red Rooster - Sam Cooke   (#11)
Living A Lie - Al Martino   (#22)
Loddy Lo - Chubby Checker   (#12)
The Lonely Surfer - Jack Nitzsche   (#39)  (instrumental)
Losing You - Brenda Lee   (#6)
Louie, Louie - The Kingsmen   (#2)
Love (Makes the World Go 'Round) - Paul Anka   (#26)
The Love of My Man - Theola Kilgore   (#21)
A Love She Can Count On - The Miracles   (#31)
A Love So Fine - The Chiffons   (#40)
Make the World Go Away - Timi Yuro   (#24)
Mama Didn't Lie - Jan Bradley   (#14)
Maria Elena - Los Indios Tabajaras   (#6)  (instrumental)
Marlena - The 4 Seasons   (#36)
The Martian Hop - The Ran-Dells   (#16)
Mean Woman Blues - Roy Orbison   (#5)
Mecca - Gene Pitney   (#12)
Memphis - Lonnie Mack   (#5)  (instrumental)
Mickey's Monkey - The Miracles   (#8)
Midnight Mary - Joey Powers   (#10)
Misty - Lloyd Price   (#21)
Mockingbird - Inez & Charlie Foxx   (#7)
The Monkey Time - Major Lance   (#8)
More - Kai Winding   (#8)  (instrumental)
Mr. Bass Man - Johnny Cymbal   (#16)
My Boyfriend's Back - The Angels   (#1)
My Summer Love - Ruby & The Romantics   (#16)
My True Confession - Brook Benton   (#22)
My Whole World Is Falling Down - Brenda Lee   (#24)
New Mexican Rose - The 4 Seasons   (#36)
No One - Ray Charles   (#21)
Not Me - The Orlons   (#12)
On Broadway - The Drifters   (#9)
On Top Of Spaghetti - Tom Glazer   (#14)
One Broken Heart for Sale - Elvis Presley   (#11)
One Fine Day - The Chiffons   (#5)
Only in America - Jay & The Americans   (#25)
Our Day Will Come - Ruby & The Romantics   (#1)
Our Winter Love - Bill Pursell   (#9)  (instrumental)
Out Of Limits - The Marketts   (#3)  (instrumental)
Out Of My Mind - Johnny Tillotson   (#24)
Over the Mountain (Across the Sea) - Bobby Vinton   (#21)
Painted, Tainted Rose - Al Martino   (#15)
Part Time Love - Little Johnny Taylor   (#19)
Pipeline - Chantays   (#4)  (instrumental)
Please Don't Talk to the Lifeguard - Diane Ray   (#31)
Poor Little Rich Girl - Steve Lawrence   (#27)
Popsicles and Icicles - The Murmaids   (#3)
Pretty Paper - Roy Orbison   (#15)
Pride and Joy - Marvin Gaye   (#10)
Prisoner Of Love - James Brown & The Famous Flames   (#18)
Proud - Johnny Crawford   (#29)
Puff the Magic Dragon - Peter, Paul & Mary   (#2)
Pushover - Etta James   (#25)
Red Sails In the Sunset - Fats Domino   (#35)
Remember Diana - Paul Anka   (#39)
Remember Then - The Earls   (#24)
Reverend Mr. Black - The Kingston Trio   (#8)
Rhythm of the Rain - The Cascades   (#3)
Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash   (#17)
Ruby Baby - Dion   (#2)
Sally, Go 'Round the Roses - The Jaynetts   (#2)
Sandy - Dion   (#21)
Saturday Night - The New Christy Minstrels   (#29)
See See Rider - LaVern Baker   (#34)
Send Me Some Lovin' - Sam Cooke   (#13)
Shake Shake Shake - Jackie Wilson   (#33)
She's a Fool - Lesley Gore   (#5)
Shut Down (Part 1) - The Beach Boys   (#23)
Shutters and Boards - Jerry Wallace   (#24)
Since I Fell for You - Lenny Welch   (#4)
Six Days On the Road - Dave Dudley   (#32)
So Much in Love - The Tymes   (#1)
Somewhere - The Tymes   (#19)
South Street - The Orlons   (#3)
Stewball - Peter, Paul & Mary   (#35)
Still - Bill Anderson   (#8)
String Along - Rick Nelson   (#25)
Sugar Shack - Jimmy Gilmer & The Fireballs   (#1)
Sukiyaki - Kyu Sakamoto   (#1)
Surf City - Jan & Dean   (#1)
Surfer Girl - The Beach Boys   (#7)
Surfin' Bird - The Trashmen   (#4)
Surfin' U.S.A. - The Beach Boys   (#3)
Swinging On A Star - Big Dee Irwin with Little Eva   (#38)
Take These Chains From My Heart - Ray Charles   (#8)
Talk Back Trembling Lips - Johnny Tillotson   (#7)
Talk to Me - Sunny & The Sunglows   (#11)
Tell Him - The Exciters   (#4)
That Sunday, That Summer - Nat "King" Cole   (#12)
That's How Heartaches Are Made - Baby Washington   (#40)
That's the Way Love Is - Bobby Bland   (#33)
Then He Kissed Me - The Crystals   (#6)
There! I've Said It Again - Bobby Vinton   (#1)
This Little Girl - Dion   (#21)
Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days Of Summer - Nat "King" Cole   (#6)
Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport - Rolf Harris   (#3)
'Till Then - The Classics   (#20)
(Today I Met) The Boy I'm Gonna Marry - Darlene Love   (#39)
Tom Cat - The Rooftop Singers   (#20)
True Love Never Runs Smooth - Gene Pitney   (#21)
Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa - Gene Pitney   (#17)
Twenty Miles - Chubby Checker   (#15)
Twist It Up - Chubby Checker   (#25)
Two Faces Have I - Lou Christie   (#6)
Two Tickets To Paradise - Brook Benton   (#32)
Up on the Roof - The Drifters   (#5)
Wait 'Till My Bobby Gets Home - Darlene Love   (#26)
Walk Like A Man - The 4 Seasons   (#1)
Walk Right In - The Rooftop Singers   (#1)
A Walkin' Miracle - The Essex   (#12)
Walking Proud - Steve Lawrence   (#26)
Walking the Dog - Rufus Thomas   (#10)
Washington Square - The Village Stompers   (#2)  (instrumental)
Watermelon Man - Mongo Santamaria   (#10)  (instrumental)
Wham! - Lonnie Mack   (#24)  (instrumental)
What Kind of Fool (Do You Think I Am) - The Tams   (#9)
What Will Mary Say - Johnny Mathis   (#9)
What's So Easy for Two Is So Hard for One - Mary Wells   (#29)
When the Lovelight Starts Shining Through His Eyes - The Supremes   (#23)
Whispering - Nino Tempo & April Stevens   (#11)
Why Do Lovers Break Each Other's Heart? - Bob B. Soxx & The Blue Jeans   (#38)
Why Don't You Believe Me - The Duprees featuring Joey Vann   (#37)
Wiggle Wobble - Les Cooper & The Soul Rockers   (#22)  (instrumental)
Wild! - Dee Dee Sharp   (#33)
Wildwood Days - Bobby Rydell   (#17)
Wipe Out - The Surfaris   (#2)  (instrumental)
Witchcraft - Elvis Presley   (#32)
Without Love (There Is Nothing) - Ray Charles   (#29)
Wives and Lovers - Jack Jones   (#14)
Wonderful Summer - Robin Ward   (#14)
Wonderful! Wonderful! - The Tymes   (#7)
Workout Stevie, Workout - Stevie Wonder   (#33)
Yakety Sax - Boots Randolph   (#35)  (instrumental)
You Can Never Stop Me Loving You - Johnny Tillotson   (#18)
You Can't Sit Down - The Dovells   (#3)
You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry - The Caravelles   (#3)
You Lost the Sweetest Boy - Mary Wells   (#22)
(You're the) Devil in Disguise - Elvis Presley   (#3)
You're the Reason I'm Living - Bobby Darin   (#3)
Young and in Love - Dick & Deedee   (#17)
Young Lovers - Paul & Paula   (#6)
Your Old Stand By - Mary Wells   (#40)
Your Other Love - Connie Francis   (#28)
Your Used to Be - Brenda Lee   (#32)
Zip-A-Dee Doo-Dah - Bob B. Soxx & The Blue Jeans   (#8)