26 July 2020

Sixties Sojourn is an initiative of Connection Matters Radio

It’s all about love

Sunday 26 July 2020 at 3pm on 3KND – 1503AM – or the I Heart Radio App

Yes, it’s all about love songs from the sixties – sixty love songs from sixty different artists. Whether it’s broken hearts, young love or lifted on the wings of love, this show had it all…well, almost. In fact there are just so many songs written about love that this will be just part one of goodness knows how many shows dedicated to the eternal them of love set to music. Here are some of the artists who shared their love stories on the show.

The Monkees

The Ronettes

Mel Carter

The Drifters

Barbara Lewis

Mamas and the Papas

Lulu

Peter and Gordon

The Show’s Playlist

Here’s the complete playlist that went to air during the show. If you missed out, then don’t forget – whatever you do – to tune in to the next Sixties Sojourn program!

 

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ARTIST

SONG

YEAR

1

Elvis Presley

Can’t Help Falling In Love With You

1961

2

Bob Lind

Elusive Butterfly

1965

3

Connie Stevens

16 Reasons

1960

4

David Jonathan

Softly Whispering I Love You

1967

5

Tommy Roe

Dizzy

1968

6

Normie Rowe

Penelope

1968

7

The Crystals

Then He Kissed Me

1963

8

The Beach Boys

Wouldn’t It Be Nice

1966

9

The Guess Who

These Eyes

1969

10

The Mercy

Love Can Make You Happy

1969

11

The Association

Cherish

1966

12

Gary Puckett and the Union Gap

Young Girl

1968

13

The Supremes

Baby Love

1964

14

Sonny and Cher

I Got You Babe

1965

15

Dusty Springfield

You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me

1966

16

Gary Lewis and the Playboys

This Diamond Ring

1965

17

The Shirelles

Will You Love Me Tomorrow

1960

18

Four Tops

I Can’t Help Myself

1965

19

The Monkees

I’m A Believer

1966

20

The Young Rascals

I’ve Been Lonely Too Long

1967

21

The Ronettes

Be My Baby

1963

22

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Sherry

1962

23

The Chiffons

He’s So Fine

1963

24

The Drifters

Save the Last Dance for Me

1960

25

Little Anthony and the Imperials

Goin’ Out of My Head 

1964

26

Mel Carter

Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me

1965

27

The Skyliners

Since I Don’t Have You

1958

28

Bobby Darin

Dream Lover

1959

29

Ben E King

Stand By Me

1961

30

The Vogues

Turn Around, Look at Me

1968

31

Bryan Hyland

Sealed With a Kiss

1962

32

Jay and the Americans

This Magic Moment 

1968

33

BJ Thomas

Hooked on a Feeling

1968

34

Spiral Staircase

More Today Than Yesterday

1969

35

Barbara Lewis

Make Me Your Baby

1965

36

Classics IV

Spooky 

1967

37

Gale Garnett

We’ll Sing in the Sunshine

1964

38

Lenny Welch

Since I Fell For You

1963

39

Mamas and the Papas

Dedicated to the One I Love

1967

40

Merilee Rush

Angel of the Morning

1968

41

Percy Sledge

When A Man Loves A Woman

1968

42

Aaron Neville

Tell It Like It Is

1966

43

Aretha Franklin

I Never Loved A Man

1967

44

Roy Orbison

Only the Lonely

1960

45

Skeeter Davis

The End of the World

1962

46

Etta James

At Last

1960

47

Righteous Brothers

Unchained Melody

1965

48

Lulu

To Sir With Love

1967

49

The Hollies

Carrie-Anne

1967

50

Blood Sweat and Tears

You’ve Made Me So Very Happy

1969

51

Oliver

Good Morning Starshine

1969

52

Stevie Wonder

My Cherie Amour

1969

53

Glen Campbell

Wichita Lineman

1968

54

Peter and Gordon

I Go To Pieces

1964

55

Gene Pitney

It Hurts To Be In Love

1964

56

The Temptations

My Girl

1964

57

Brenda Lee

I Want To Be Wanted

1960

58

The Seekers

I’ll Never Find Another You

1964

59

We Five

You Were On My Mind

1965

60

Jackie DeShannon

What the World Needs Now

1965

 

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