One Hit Wonders

Name these performers and songs

they started out so well…hitting the charts with style and then. Oblivion! Who were these ‘one hit wonders’?

 

1960s One Hit Wonders (US)

Wow, 10 great/odd/weird/fun one hit wonders from the 1960s Give us the performers and song titles. Easy? Shorty Long, Edwin Hawkins SIngers, Whistling Jack Smith, Ramsey Lewis, The McCoys, Bob […]

One Hit Wonders UK Top 40 -1

Performers that only had one hit in the UK Top 40 charts (although they may have had multiple hits in the US and elsewhere) As usual, performer and song title […]

70s One Hit Wonders

Great (well, some..) hits from the 70s by people that only had one hit. Who are they? Try and enjoy Lee Marvin, Matthew’s Southern Comfort, Typically Tropical, The Floaters(!), Althea […]

One Hit Wonders – 1980s

Who performed these 80s hits – and were never seen again, except maybe on the identity parade on Buzzcocks?  

One Hit Wonders – 60s-80s

10 clips from 60s 70s 80s from artists whose grasp of fame lasted only one hit Covering 1962 – 1982 and including Spirit In The Sky, It’s Raining Men, Pop […]

All Time One Hit Wonders 1

Who and when, that’s what we want to know. If you score best you will have won One Hit Wonders one . For the quiz master you can relax and […]

One Hit Wonders UK Top 40 -2

Performers that only had one hit in the UK Top 40 charts (although they may have had multiple hits in the US and elsewhere) As usual, performer and song title […]

2000s One Hit Wonders (US)

One Hit Wonders of the 2000s, what fun Just tell us who had these singular hits, including: Alesha Dixon, Gabriella Cilmi, Plain White T’s, Corinne Bailey Rae, Daniel Powter, Eric […]

All Time One Hit Wonders – 4

Who and when, that’s what we want to know. If you score best you will have won One Hit Wonders four . For the quiz master you can relax and […]

1980s One Hit Wonders (US)

One Hit Wonders of the 1980s, what fun Just tell us who had these singular hits including Kaoma, Boy Meets Girl, Was (Not Was), Nu Shooz, Baltimora, Limahl, Ryan Paris, […]

1970s One Hit Wonders (US)

Wow, did they really create all these wonderful and mad tunes in the 70s. Give us the song title and performers – best of luck Patrick Hernandez, Clout, Space, Sherbet, […]

One Hit Wonders No.1s

10 One Hit Wonders that all reached no. 1 and spanning decades Can you get the year and the performer? Includes clips from Anita Ward, Elvis vs JxL, Ricky Valance, […]

One Hit Wonders from which Decade?

10 Fantastic (and occasionally bizarre) one hit wonders from 1950s-1980s. We just want to know which decade they charted Enjoy: Ricky Valance, B Bumble and the Stingers, Clive Dunn, The […]

70s One Hit Wonders 2

10 wonderful 70s clips. All of them were the single hit for their performer in the 70s Give me the Performers, 2pts each Great stuff from…Wild Cherry, McFadden & Whitehead, […]

Two Hit Wonders

Ten acts that had 2 big hits and, either no more (so far) or only getting to the outer reaches of the charts Gonna play one of their hits, I […]

All Time One Hit Wonders – 3

Who and when, that’s what we want to know. If you score best you will have won One Hit Wonders three . For the quiz master you can relax and […]

All Time One Hit Wonders – 2

Who and when, that’s what we want to know. If you score best you will have won One Hit Wonders too . For the quiz master you can relax and […]

1990s One Hit Wonders (US)

One Hit Wonders of the 1990s, what fun Just tell us who had these singular hits, including: Len, Stardust, Chumbawamba, Joan Osborne, Edwyn Collins, Youssou N’Dour (Featuring Neneh Cherry), Urban […]

Novelty 2

Another batch of one-hit zany novelty tune clips This one includes Rednex, Peter Cooke and Dudley Moore, Tiny Tim and many more..The Streak, The Laughing Policeman, Witch Doctor, Purple People […]