Popular Songs for 1962

Go back in time and discover what songs were popular in 1962. Our music charts are updated daily and you can find other useful information below, such as the music key and BPM of the song.
Last updated on February 27, 2024
TrackArtistKeyCamelotBPM
1Deck The Hall by Nat King Cole Album CoverDeck The HallNat King ColeA Major11B108
2Stand By Me by Ben E. King Album CoverStand By MeBen E. KingA Major11B118
3The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) by Nat King Cole Album CoverThe Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)Nat King ColeD♭ Major3B79
4Joy To The World by Nat King Cole Album CoverJoy To The WorldNat King ColeB♭ Major6B102
5Caroling, Caroling by Nat King Cole Album CoverCaroling, CarolingNat King ColeF Major7B185
6Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison Album CoverOh, Pretty WomanRoy OrbisonA Major11B96
7Green Onions by Booker T. & the M.G.'s Album CoverGreen OnionsBooker T. & the M.G.'sB♭ Major6B137
8O Come All Ye Faithful by Nat King Cole Album CoverO Come All Ye FaithfulNat King ColeF Major7B112
9Do You Love Me - Mono Single by The Contours Album CoverDo You Love Me - Mono SingleThe ContoursF Major7B150
10The Christmas Song by Nat King Cole, Natalie Cole Album CoverThe Christmas SongNat King Cole, Natalie ColeD♭ Major3B88
11The Happiest Christmas Tree by Nat King Cole Album CoverThe Happiest Christmas TreeNat King ColeC Major8B206
12Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) by Frank Sinatra, Count Basie Album CoverFly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)Frank Sinatra, Count BasieG Major9B119
13O Holy Night by Nat King Cole Album CoverO Holy NightNat King ColeA♭ Major4B76
14God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen by Nat King Cole Album CoverGod Rest Ye Merry, GentlemenNat King ColeB Minor10A95
15O Tannenbaum by Nat King Cole Album CoverO TannenbaumNat King ColeE♭ Major5B90
16Stand by Me by Ben E. King Album CoverStand by MeBen E. KingA Major11B119
17O Little Town Of Bethlehem by Nat King Cole Album CoverO Little Town Of BethlehemNat King ColeE Minor9A81
18Twistin' the Night Away by Sam Cooke Album CoverTwistin' the Night AwaySam CookeA Major11B161
19Big Girls Don't Cry by Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons Album CoverBig Girls Don't CryFrankie Valli & The Four SeasonsD Major10B130
20(I Left My Heart) In San Francisco by Tony Bennett Album Cover(I Left My Heart) In San FranciscoTony BennettC Major8B128
21Boom Boom by John Lee Hooker Album CoverBoom BoomJohn Lee HookerB♭ Major6B161
22The Locomotion by Little Eva Album CoverThe LocomotionLittle EvaE♭ Major5B129
23Moon River (From Moon River (From "Breakfast at Tiffany's")Andy WilliamsF♯ Major2B96
24The First Noel by Nat King Cole Album CoverThe First NoelNat King ColeB♭ Major6B88
25Let There Be Love by Nat King Cole Album CoverLet There Be LoveNat King ColeC Major8B120
26Crying by Roy Orbison Album CoverCryingRoy OrbisonD Major10B97
27Save the Last Dance for Me by The Drifters Album CoverSave the Last Dance for MeThe DriftersE Major12B143
28Return to Sender - From Return to Sender - From "Girls! Girls! Girls!"Elvis PresleyA♭ Major4B130
29I Get A Kick Out Of You by Frank Sinatra Album CoverI Get A Kick Out Of YouFrank SinatraF Minor4A178
30Green Onions by Booker T. & the M.G.'s Album CoverGreen OnionsBooker T. & the M.G.'sB♭ Major6B138
31The Masquerade Is Over by Nancy Wilson, Cannonball Adderley Album CoverThe Masquerade Is OverNancy Wilson, Cannonball AdderleyB♭ Major6B174
32Monster Mash by Bobby Monster MashBobby "Boris" Pickett, The Crypt-KickersB Minor10A68
33I Fall In Love Too Easily by Bill Evans Trio Album CoverI Fall In Love Too EasilyBill Evans TrioA Minor8A103
34Le temps de l'amour by Françoise Hardy Album CoverLe temps de l'amourFrançoise HardyD♭ Minor12A132
35Love Letters In The Sand - Single Version by Pat Boone Album CoverLove Letters In The Sand - Single VersionPat BooneE♭ Major5B89
36Take Good Care Of My Baby by Bobby Vee Album CoverTake Good Care Of My BabyBobby VeeD♭ Major3B83
37Spoonful by Howlin' Wolf Album CoverSpoonfulHowlin' WolfC Major8B119
38On An Evening In Roma (Sott'er Celo De Roma) - Remastered by Dean Martin Album CoverOn An Evening In Roma (Sott'er Celo De Roma) - RemasteredDean MartinG Major9B137
39Sherry by Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons Album CoverSherryFrankie Valli & The Four SeasonsC Major8B118
40Kinderszenen, Op. 15: No. 1, Von fremden Ländern und Menschen by Robert Schumann, Vladimir Horowitz Album CoverKinderszenen, Op. 15: No. 1, Von fremden Ländern und MenschenRobert Schumann, Vladimir HorowitzG Major9B70
41Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton Album CoverBlue VelvetBobby VintonB♭ Major6B80
42Mr. Lonely by Bobby Vinton Album CoverMr. LonelyBobby VintonE Major12B169
43Tous les garçons et les filles - Slow by Françoise Hardy Album CoverTous les garçons et les filles - SlowFrançoise HardyA Major11B108
44Oye Cómo Va by Tito Puente Album CoverOye Cómo VaTito PuenteG Major9B123
45La javanaise by Serge Gainsbourg Album CoverLa javanaiseSerge GainsbourgA Major11B129
46Soul Bossa Nova by Quincy Jones Album CoverSoul Bossa NovaQuincy JonesF Minor4A153
47Stairway To The Stars by Bill Evans Trio Album CoverStairway To The StarsBill Evans TrioF Major7B117
48Desafinado by Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd Album CoverDesafinadoStan Getz, Charlie ByrdC Major8B87
49Silent Night by Bing Crosby Album CoverSilent NightBing CrosbyA♭ Major4B91
50Crying in the Rain by The Everly Brothers Album CoverCrying in the RainThe Everly BrothersD Major10B97
51Cry to Me by Solomon Burke Album CoverCry to MeSolomon BurkeE Major12B115
52It Might As Well Be Spring by Bill Evans Trio Album CoverIt Might As Well Be SpringBill Evans TrioE♭ Minor2A179
53You Belong To Me by Patsy Cline, The Jordanaires Album CoverYou Belong To MePatsy Cline, The JordanairesE♭ Major5B109
54Duke of Earl by Gene Chandler Album CoverDuke of EarlGene ChandlerF Major7B101
55The Best Is Yet To Come by Frank Sinatra, Count Basie Album CoverThe Best Is Yet To ComeFrank Sinatra, Count BasieA♭ Major4B110
56Walk Right Back by The Everly Brothers Album CoverWalk Right BackThe Everly BrothersD♭ Major3B136
57She's Got You - Single Version by Patsy Cline Album CoverShe's Got You - Single VersionPatsy ClineF Major7B183
58Adeste Fideles by Nat King Cole Album CoverAdeste FidelesNat King ColeF Major7B80
59Silent Night by Nat King Cole Album CoverSilent NightNat King ColeA♭ Major4B86
60I Hear A Rhapsody by Bill Evans, Jim Hall Album CoverI Hear A RhapsodyBill Evans, Jim HallC Minor5A173
61Media Vuelta by Javier Solís Album CoverMedia VueltaJavier SolísE Major12B103
62Ring Christmas Bells by Ray Conniff, The Ray Conniff Singers Album CoverRing Christmas BellsRay Conniff, The Ray Conniff SingersD Major10B80
63Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive by Aretha Franklin Album CoverAc-Cent-Tchu-Ate the PositiveAretha FranklinF Minor4A129
64Rumble by Link Wray Album CoverRumbleLink WrayA Major11B85
65(What A) Wonderful World by Sam Cooke Album Cover(What A) Wonderful WorldSam CookeB Major1B129
66Skating In Central Park by Bill Evans, Jim Hall Album CoverSkating In Central ParkBill Evans, Jim HallC Major8B124
67Watermelon Man - Remastered by Herbie Hancock Album CoverWatermelon Man - RemasteredHerbie HancockC Minor5A129
68Speedy Gonzales by Pat Boone Album CoverSpeedy GonzalesPat BooneB Major1B147
69500 Miles by Peter, Paul and Mary Album Cover500 MilesPeter, Paul and MaryG Major9B97
70A Summer Place by Andy Williams Album CoverA Summer PlaceAndy WilliamsG Minor6A90
71Mi sono innamorato di te by Luigi Tenco Album CoverMi sono innamorato di teLuigi TencoC Minor5A68
72Cupid by Sam Cooke Album CoverCupidSam CookeG Major9B120
73Jambalaya (On The Bayou) by Fats Domino Album CoverJambalaya (On The Bayou)Fats DominoF♯ Minor11A75
74Why Do I Love You So - 1960 #42 Billboard chart hit by Johnny Tillotson Album CoverWhy Do I Love You So - 1960 #42 Billboard chart hitJohnny TillotsonA♭ Minor1A153
75Let's Dance by Chris Montez Album CoverLet's DanceChris MontezD♭ Major3B76
76She Thinks I Still Care by George Jones Album CoverShe Thinks I Still CareGeorge JonesB Major1B115
77¿Quién Será? by La Sonora Matancera, Nelson Pinedo Album Cover¿Quién Será?La Sonora Matancera, Nelson PinedoA Minor8A125
78Afrikaan Beat by Bert Kaempfert Album CoverAfrikaan BeatBert KaempfertB♭ Major6B169
79Sealed with a Kiss by Bobby Vinton Album CoverSealed with a KissBobby VintonF Minor4A86
80I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry - Rudy Van Gelder Edition/Remastered 1999 by Dexter Gordon Album CoverI Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry - Rudy Van Gelder Edition/Remastered 1999Dexter GordonE♭ Major5B121
81You Beat Me To The Punch - Stereo Version by Mary Wells Album CoverYou Beat Me To The Punch - Stereo VersionMary WellsB Minor10A114
82Beyond the Sea (La Mer) by Ray Conniff Album CoverBeyond the Sea (La Mer)Ray ConniffD Minor7A111
83Bad Girls Sped by d8ni4l Album CoverBad Girls Spedd8ni4lD Minor7A130
84El Watusi by Ray Barretto Album CoverEl WatusiRay BarrettoD Major10B87
85A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square - 2001 Digital Remaster by Bobby Darin Album CoverA Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square - 2001 Digital RemasterBobby DarinD♭ Major3B116
86Never Will I Marry by Cannonball Adderley, Nancy Wilson, Sweet Album CoverNever Will I MarryCannonball Adderley, Nancy Wilson, SweetC Major8B98
87Away In A Manger by Nat King Cole Album CoverAway In A MangerNat King ColeA♭ Major4B35
88A Cradle In Bethlehem by Nat King Cole Album CoverA Cradle In BethlehemNat King ColeB♭ Major6B86
89God Bless the Child by Sonny Rollins Album CoverGod Bless the ChildSonny RollinsD Major10B102
90Na Tum Hamen Jano - Hemant Kumar by Hemant Kumar, S. D. Burman Album CoverNa Tum Hamen Jano - Hemant KumarHemant Kumar, S. D. BurmanA♭ Major4B114
91Mashed Potato Time by Dee Dee Sharp Album CoverMashed Potato TimeDee Dee SharpD Major10B125
92Monster Mash by Bobby Monster MashBobby "Boris" PickettB Minor10A141
93O Pato by Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd Album CoverO PatoStan Getz, Charlie ByrdB Minor10A91
94Poetry In Motion - 1960 #2 Billboard chart hit by Johnny Tillotson Album CoverPoetry In Motion - 1960 #2 Billboard chart hitJohnny TillotsonA♭ Major4B135
95April Love by Pat Boone Album CoverApril LovePat BooneA♭ Major4B91
96It's A Good Day - Remastered by Peggy Lee Album CoverIt's A Good Day - RemasteredPeggy LeeG Major9B123
97Things by Bobby Darin Album CoverThingsBobby DarinE Major12B175
98It's Over by Roy Orbison Album CoverIt's OverRoy OrbisonC Major8B90
99The Young Ones - 2005 Remaster by Cliff Richard & The Shadows Album CoverThe Young Ones - 2005 RemasterCliff Richard & The ShadowsG Major9B136
100Sakta vi gå genom stan by Monica Zetterlund Album CoverSakta vi gå genom stanMonica ZetterlundG Major9B108

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Lovin On MeJack Harlow
D Major
105 BPM
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D Major
110 BPM
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CARNIVAL¥$, Kanye West, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich The Kid, Playboi Carti
D♭ Major
148 BPM
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Beautiful ThingsBenson Boone
B♭ Major
105 BPM
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Lose ControlTeddy Swims
A Major
160 BPM

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110 BPM
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CARNIVALKanye West, Ty Dolla $ign
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D♭ Major
148 BPM
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C Minor
123 BPM
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TUTA GOLDMahmood
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125 BPM