If you were around in 1964, it was easy to think the only music coming out of your radio were songs played by British groups. The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Animals, Kinks and Searchers all delivered one smash hit after another.

In reality, however, American artists more than held their own. Today’s medley proves that. It is packed with hits!

Memories … That’s What We’re All About

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1964 American Hits

Roy Orbison – Dixie Cups – Temptations
Diane Renay – Hondells – Supremes
Bobby Vinton – Lorne Greene – Bob Dylan