Good music is something that strikes you eternally and is for all tempers and occasions.1960’s have given the music world some impressive melodies. We have been enthralled by the voices of Roy Orbison, Jimmy Charles, Don Costa and Elvis Presley to name a few. The sixties began with soul music and R& B topping the charts . One can also see a blend of Mexican –American pop in a lot of songs. Some of the Best songs of the 1960’s have been listed below.
1.It’s Now or Never by Elvis Presley
This song has a nice easy flow to it. The music is very structured and pleasing. The song is hard to resist because of the excellent vocals by Elvis Presley.
2.Only The Lonely by Roy Orbison
This is an enjoyable song. It has a wonderful flowing music and the song is simply tailor-made for Roy Orbison. He sings the song with a good stress on the words.
3.I’m Sorry by Brende Lee
This is an emotional song. Brende Lee’s voice sounds crisp and touches your soul instantly. The music of the song is unsurpassable.
4.Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot by Brian Hyland
This is a fun loving song. A lot of importance has been given to every detail of the song. Brian Hyland sings it in a smooth fashion and his voice blends perfectly with the music. Overall an entertaining song.
5.My Heart Has a Mind of His Own by Conny Francis
This song appears as a personification of love. The lyrics are splendid and Conny Francis has lent his voice for this beautiful composition. This is a romantic song and this song was a trendsetter for music.
6.A Million To One by Jimmy Charles
This is a short song and has been sung by Jimmy Charles. The music is very minimal and has a pure feeling to it. Overall a warm music to the soul which one can listen to after a long day.
7.Mr. Custer by Larry Verne
This is a melodious song. This song has been sung by Larry Verne.Her versatile style combined with some beautiful lyrics make this song a complete entertainer. The song has some good beats and its fortune depends completely on the vocals and the exceptional music.
8.He Will Break Your Heart by Jerry Butler
The verses of the song are very captivating. Jerry Butler raises the bar of the song with his exceptional singing. The lyrics of the song are very cheerful and comprehensible. It has a very easy feel from the start to the end.
9.Never On a Sunday by Don Costa
This is a pleasant song. It makes you nostalgic and takes you back to some of the best memories of life. Don Costa renders the song with high expressions. It is a lovely song both musically and lyrically.
10.Let’s Think About Living by Bob Luman
This song has a powerful performance by Bob Luman. The energy with which he has sung this song is out of the world. The music is interesting and is quite modern and makes you groove along with it.