From the Land of Band Box Records

The Hit Parade 1962 – Part 1

May 17, 2018

1962 Hit Parade Trade Ads From Cash Box! – Part One

1962 – That time between the rockers of the late 1950’s and the arrival of we-know-who – Some have lamented this period in Pop Music – but I was not among them – I thrilled to the next Bobby Vee release or Johnny Burnette or any of the Snuff Garrett productions – and the girl groups! And all that stuff pouring out of the Brill Building and 1650 Broadway…

Pete Bennett

Brook Benton

Georgia Brown

Jan Burgens

David Carroll

Gene Chandler

Bruce Channel

Patsy Cline

Sam Cooke & Floyd Cramer

Joey Dee & The Starliters

The Everly Brothers

Aretha Franklin

Alan Freed Presents

Roy Hamilton & Jerry Butler

The Impressions

The Intruders

Etta James

Charles McCullough

Rod McKuen

The Megatons

The Miracles

Tony Morrell

Tony Orlando

Webb Pierce

The Pilots

Bobby Rydell

Linda Scott

Horace Silver

Huey Smith & The Clowns & Roland Stone

Jimmy Soul

Sue Thompson

The Tokens

Adam Wade

Decca Artists

London Group Artists

Swan Records Artists

United Artists Records


  1. Great feature again. would love to see hundreds more from the 50s and early 60s. Also the 40s. I bought my first record on my eleventh birthday in 1944, it was Bings ‘San Fernando Valley’.

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