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On Thursday of each week, The 60s Official Site will showcase the countdown of the top ten songs of the current week of a particular year in the 1960s. It may have significance to your first love, your birthday, graduation or any special occasion that brings back the memories on how great the sixties truly were. So tune in at this web page weekly and check out the year we will be showcasing and listen to the Top Ten songs from the current week from the Billboard Charts plus review the headlines for that week of that year. 

Looking back at this week's Billboard Chart from 1964

News Headlines & Tidbits from

September 20- September 26, 1964

Setember 20 - After a charity show that finished their U.S. tour, the Beatles appeared on the "Ed Sullivan Show."

September 22- "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." debuted on NBC-TV.

September 22 - "Fiddler on the Roof" opened on Broadway. It was the beginning of a run of 3,242 performances.

September 24 -   . The Warren Commission Report, the first official investigation of the assassination of United States President John F. Kennedy, is published.

September 25 - Brian Epstein, the Beatles' manager, turned down an offer of 3 1/2 million pound offer to sell his management contract.

September 26 - "Gilligan's Island" premiered on CBS-TV. The show aired for the last time on September 4, 1967.

Playing now from 1964 are the top ten songs as listed on Billboard's Magazine edition for the week of Sep 20 - Sep 26, 1964 . All these songs are available at CD Universe..

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Enjoy this week's Top Ten Countdown

On the airwaves this week in 1964 



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