List of number-one adult contemporary singles of 1962 (U.S.)

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These are the Billboard adult contemporary chart number-one hits of 1962. The chart was known as the Easy Listening chart until November 3 of that year, when it was renamed Middle-Road Singles. Beginning in January 1962, Billboard began referring to its charts according to the week ending date; therefore, the charts dated January 6, 1962, immediately followed those dated December 25, 1961.

Issue Date Song Artist
January 6 "When I Fall in Love" The Lettermen
January 13 "Can't Help Falling in Love" Elvis Presley
January 20
January 27
February 3
February 10
February 17
February 24 "A Little Bitty Tear" Burl Ives
March 3 "Midnight in Moscow" Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen
March 10
March 17
March 24 "Don't Break the Heart That Loves You" Connie Francis
March 31
April 7
April 14
April 21 "Stranger on the Shore" Acker Bilk
April 28
May 5
May 12
May 19
May 26
June 2
June 9 "I Can't Stop Loving You" Ray Charles
June 16
June 23
June 30
July 7 "The Stripper" David Rose
July 14
July 21 "I Can't Stop Loving You" Ray Charles
July 28 "Roses Are Red (My Love)" Bobby Vinton
August 4
August 11
August 18
August 25 "You Don't Know Me" Ray Charles
September 1
September 8
September 15 "Ramblin' Rose" Nat King Cole
September 22
September 29
October 6
October 13
October 20 "I Remember You" Frank Ifield
October 27 "Only Love Can Break a Heart" Gene Pitney
November 3
November 10 "All Alone Am I" Brenda Lee
November 17
November 24
December 1
December 8
December 15 "Go Away Little Girl" Steve Lawrence
December 22
December 29

References[edit]

  • Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of #1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications) ISBN 0-8230-7693-8

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