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Name the 1961 #1 Hit?

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1. On January 2, Elvis hit #1. Name this 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Are You Lonesome Tonight?
  • Come Home, Darling
  • Why Can�t I

2. Bert Kaempfert and his Orchestra have a three week #1 hit. Name this 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Ain't She Sweet
  • When the Saints Go Marching In
  • Wonderland by Night

3. Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra had a #1 hit. Name this 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Calcutta
  • Pasadena
  • Washington

4. On February 22, Chubby Checker hit #1 and the song stayed there for three weeks. Name this 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Blue Moon
  • Pony Time
  • Runaway

5. On May 29th, Ricky Nelson hit #1. The next week it was knocked out of #1, however, the following week, it returned to #1. Name this 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Ain�t She Sweet
  • Fast As We Can
  • Travelin� Man

6. On June 5th, Pat Boone knock Ricky Nelson out of #1. What was Pat Boone�s 1961 #1 Hit?

  • A Home For the Weary
  • Moody River
  • The Cross will Arise

7. The folk band Highwaymen had a #1 hit on September 4th and 11th. Name the 1961 #1 Hit?

  • Claudine
  • Mabel
  • Michael

8. Ray Charles had a #1 Hit. Name his #1 Hit?

  • Hit the Road Jack
  • Honky Tonk Man
  • Wheels to Heaven

9. In November, Jimmy Dean had a song Hit #1 and stay there for four weeks. What was this Jimmy Dean #1 Hit?

  • Big Bad John
  • Charlie Brown
  • Lone Star State

10. For the last two weeks of 1961, the Tokens topped the chart with their #1 Hit. Name the #1 Hit?

  • Classical Gas
  • The Lion Sleeps Tonight
  • When Time Ends

Check Your Answers

  • 1. Are You Lonesome Tonight?
  • 2. Wonderland by Night
  • 3. Calcutta
  • 4. Pony Time
  • 5. Travelin� Man
  • 6. Moody River
  • 7. Michael
  • 8. Hit the Road Jack
  • 9. Big Bad John
  • 10. The Lion Sleeps Tonight

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