Mixes By Year: Best of 1960 Volume 1

Best of 1960 Volume 1 (9/1/02) (Revised 9/1/02)

 

  1. Max Roach- Freedom Day

 

2. John Coltrane- Giant Steps

 

3.  Elvis Presley- It’s Now or Never

Buy It’s Now or Never – Elvis: 30 #1 Hits

Buy It’s Now Or Never (2003 Sony Remaster)Amazon

 

4.  James Brown- Think

Buy Think (Single Version) – The Federal Years: 1956-1960

Buy ThinkAmazon

 

5. Professor Longhair- Go to the Mardis Gras

Buy Go to the Mardi Gras – City of Dreams: A Collection of New Orleans Music

Buy Go To The Mardi Gras Amazon

 

6. Link Wray & His Wraymen- Right Turn

 

7.  Fats Domino- Walking to New Orleans

Buy Walking to New Orleans – The Fats Domino Jukebox: 20 Greatest Hits

Buy Walking To New Orleans (2002 Digital Remaster)

 

8.  Hank Ballard & the Midnighters- Finger Poppin’ Time

Buy Finger Poppin’ Time – Hank Ballard & the Midnighters – Their Very Best – EP

Buy Finger Poppin’ TimeAmazon

 

9.  Little Willie John- I’m Shaking

Buy I’m Shakin’ – Sure Things

* Not available via Amazon

 

10. Chubby Checker- The Twist

 

11.  Sam Cooke- (What A) Wonderful World

Buy (What A) Wonderful World – 30 Greatest Hits – Sam Cooke Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964 (Remastered)

Buy Wonderful WorldAmazon

 

12.  Ben E. King- Spanish Harlem

Buy Spanish Harlem – Spanish Harlem

Buy Spanish Harlem (LP Version)Amazon

 

13.  Smokey Robinson & the Miracles- Who’s Loving You

Buy Who’s Lovin’ You – The Ultimate Collection: Smokey Robinson and the Miracles

Buy Who’s Lovin’ YouAmazon

 

14.  The Everly Brothers- When Will I Be Loved

Buy When Will I Be Loved – The Fabulous Style of the Everly Brothers

Buy When Will I Be Loved (1960 #8 Billboard chart hit; #4 UK)

 

15.  Carla Thomas- Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)

Buy Gee Whiz, Look At His Eyes (Single Version) – Rhino Hi-Five – Carla Thomas – EP

Buy Gee Whiz, Look At His Eyes (Single/LP Version)

 

16.  Freddy King- Have You Ever Loved a Woman

Buy Have You Ever Loved a Woman – 17 Greatest Hits

Buy Have You Ever Loved A WomanAmazon

 

17.  Dean Martin- Ain’t That a Kick in the Head

Buy Ain’t That a Kick In the Head – Dino – The Essential Dean Martin

Buy Ain’t That A Kick In The Head (1997 Digital Remaster)

 

18.  Ike & Tina Turner- A Fool in Love

Buy A Fool In Love – Proud Mary – The Best of Ike & Tina Turner

Buy A Fool In LoveAmazon

 

19.  The Shirelles- Will You Love Me Tomorrow?

Buy Will You Love Me Tomorrow – Dirty Dancing (20th Anniversary Edition) [Soundtrack from the Motion Picture]

Buy Will You Love Me Tomorrow?Amazon

 

20.  Jerry Butler- He Will Break Your Heart

Buy He Will Break Your Heart – Best of Jerry Butler

Buy He Will Break Your Heart Amazon

 

21.  Bobby Bland- Cry, Cry, Cry

Buy Cry, Cry, Cry (Single) – Bobby Blue Band: Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 – The Duke Recordings

Buy Cry, Cry, CryAmazon

 

22.  Elmore James- The Sky is Crying

Buy The Sky Is Crying – The Best of Elmore James

Buy The Sky Is Crying – OriginalAmazon

 

23. Howlin’ Wolf- Spoonful

 

24. Roy Orbison- Only the Lonely

Buy Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel) – 16 Biggest Hits: Roy Orbison

Buy Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)Amazon

 

25.  Ray Charles- Georgia On My Mind

Buy Georgia On My Mind – Genius – The Ultimate Ray Charles Collection

Buy Georgia On My MindAmazon

 

26.  Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs- Stay

Buy Stay (Remastered 2003) – Dirty Dancing (20th Anniversary Edition) [Soundtrack from the Motion Picture] Buy Stay (Remastered 2003)Amazon

 

27. Etta James- At Last

 

28.  The Drifters- Save the Last Dance for Me

Buy Save the Last Dance for Me – The Drifters: All-Time Greatest Hits

Buy Save The Last Dance For Me (LP Version)Amazon

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