Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1962

1Stranger on the ShoreAcker Bilk
2I Can’t Stop Loving YouRay Charles
3Mashed Potato TimeDee Dee Sharp
4Roses Are Red (My Love)Bobby Vinton
5The StripperDavid Rose
6Johnny AngelShelley Fabares
7The Loco-MotionLittle Eva
8Let Me InThe Sensations
9The TwistChubby Checker
10Soldier BoyThe Shirelles
11Hey! BabyBruce Channel
12The WandererDion
13Duke of EarlGene Chandler
14Palisades ParkFreddy Cannon
15Breaking Up Is Hard to DoNeil Sedaka
16Wolverton MountainClaude King
17Slow Twistin’Chubby Checker & Dee Dee Sharp
18It Keeps Right On a-Hurtin’Johnny Tillotson
19The One Who Really Loves YouMary Wells
20Good Luck CharmElvis Presley
21Midnight in MoscowKenny Ball
22SheilaTommy Roe
23Twistin’ the Night AwaySam Cooke
24The Wah-WatusiThe Orlons
25Peppermint TwistJoey Dee and the Starliters
26Break It to Me GentlyBrenda Lee
27PlayboyThe Marvelettes
28Ramblin’ RoseNat King Cole
29Sealed with a KissBrian Hyland
30She CriedJay and the Americans
31Don’t Break the Heart That Loves YouConnie Francis
32Dear Lady TwistGary U.S. Bonds
33NormanSue Thompson
34Love LettersKetty Lester
35Party LightsClaudine Clark
36Cotton FieldsThe Highwaymen
37Alley CatBent Fabric
38Twist and ShoutThe Isley Brothers
39Theme from Dr. Kildare (Three Stars Will Shine Tonight)Richard Chamberlain
40TuffAce Cannon
41Lover PleaseClyde McPhatter
42I Know (You Don’t Love Me No More)Barbara George
43Young WorldRicky Nelson
44Baby It’s YouThe Shirelles
45Speedy GonzalesPat Boone
46A Little Bitty TearBurl Ives
47Crying in the RainThe Everly Brothers
48Al di làEmilio Pericoli
49Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out)Ernie Maresca
50What’s Your NameDon and Juan
51Smoky PlacesThe Corsairs
52Having a PartySam Cooke
53Green OnionsBooker T. & the M.G.’s
54You Don’t Know MeRay Charles
55SherryThe Four Seasons
56Johnny Get AngryJoanie Sommers
57Can’t Help Falling in LoveElvis Presley
58ShoutJoey Dee and the Starliters
59Rinky DinkDave “Baby” Cortez
60Moon RiverHenry Mancini
61Ahab the ArabRay Stevens
62ThingsBobby Darin
63(The Man Who Shot) Liberty ValanceGene Pitney
64You Belong to MeThe Duprees
65Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)Roy Orbison
66Snap Your FingersJoe Henderson
67Lovers Who WanderDion
68Let’s DanceChris Montez
69“Cindy’s Birthday”Johnny Crawford
70You Beat Me to the PunchMary Wells
71You’ll Lose a Good ThingBarbara Lynn
72UptownThe Crystals
73Everybody Loves Me But YouBrenda Lee
74PatchesDickey Lee
75Venus in Blue JeansJimmy Clanton
76“Love Me Warm and Tender”Paul Anka
77Teen Age IdolRick Nelson
78She’s Got YouPatsy Cline
79Dear OneLarry Finnegan
80Her Royal MajestyJames Darren
81Old RiversWalter Brennan
82Funny Way of Laughin’Burl Ives
83A Swingin’ SafariBilly Vaughn
84“Tell Me”Dick and Dee Dee
85PT-109Jimmy Dean
86Little DianeDion
87“Percolator (Twist)”Billy Joe and the Checkmates
88Twist, Twist SenoraGary U.S. Bonds
89“Twistin’ Matilda”Jimmy Soul
90“Gravy (For My Mashed Potatoes)”Dee Dee Sharp
91“Walk on the Wild Side”Jimmy Smith
92Soul TwistKing Curtis
93I’ll Never Dance AgainBobby Rydell
94I’m Blue (The Gong-Gong Song)The Ikettes
95Where Have All the Flowers Gone?The Kingston Trio
96“(Girls, Girls, Girls) Made to Love”Eddie Hodges
97Town Without PityGene Pitney
98If I Had a HammerPeter, Paul and Mary
99“I Wish That We Were Married”Ronnie & the Hi-Lites
100Surfin’ SafariThe Beach Boys