Dances, Music, Raiders

"Love is a Game" by The Raiders

This song was recorded on the CAM (Invicta) Label in 1963-64.
(Thanks to Danny Cole and Ken Smith for providing the MP3)

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HOBO DANCE Nordhoff 1963
Can you identify all these hobos?

The Raiders 1961

(Thanks to Dan Cole for leading us to these photos) The very early Raiders (actually called the Royals at the time). Taken at the Nordhoff Junior Prom circa 1961. Pictured are: back row left to right; Henry Baugh (vocalist), Paul Medina (Vocalist and sax), Mike Cromer (sax), and Danny Cole (Drums); middle; Caren Olsen (vocalist) and Cheryl Waycasey (vocalist); Kneeling; Kenny Smith (lead guitar) and Danny O'Donnell (rhythm guitar).

Raiders 1963 - Remember the Dances at the Boyd Club?

Top 100 Songs of 1964


1. I Want To Hold Your Hand, The Beatles

2. She Loves You, The Beatles

3. Where Did Our Love Go, Supremes

4. Oh, Pretty Woman, Roy Orbison

5. I Get Around, Beach Boys

6. Everybody Loves Somebody, Dean Martin

7. My Guy, Mary Wells

8. People, Barbara Streissand

9. Last Kiss, J. Frank Wilson and The Cavaliers

10. Hello, Dolly!, Louis Armstrong

11. We'll Sing In The Sunshine, Gale Garnett

12. Java, Al Hirt

13. A Hard Day's Night, The Beatles

14. Love Me Do, The Beatles

15. Do Wah Diddy Diddy, Manfred Mann

16. Under The Boardwalk, Drifters

17. Dancing In The Street, Martha and The Vandellas

18. Little Children, Billy J. Kramer and The Dakotas

19. Love Me With All Your Heart, Ray Charles Singers

20. Please Please Me, The Beatles

21. Chapel Of Love, Dixie Cups

22. Suspicion, Terry Stafford

23. Glad All Over, Dave Clark Five

24. Rag Doll, Four Seasons

25. Dawn (Go Away), Four Seasons

26. Bread And Butter, Newbeats

27. It Hurts To Be In Love, Gene Pitney

28. Dead Man's Curve, Jan and Dean

29. Come A Little Bit Closer, Jay and The Americans

30. A World Without Love, Peter and Gordon

31. Have I The Right?, Honeycombs

32. Don't Let The Rain Come Down (Crooked Little Man), Serendipity Singers

33. Baby Love, Supremes

34. Let It Be Me, Betty Everett and Jerry Butler

35. Wishin' And Hopin', Dusty Springfield

36. You Don't Own Me, Lesley Gore

37. Walk On By, Dionne Warwick

38. The House Of The Rising Sun, Animals

39. G.T.O., Ronny and The Daytona

40. Twist And Shout, The Beatles

41. Memphis, Johnny Rivers

42. White On White, Danny Williams

43. Hey Little Cobra, Rip Chords

44. The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss), Betty Everett

45. Bits And Pieces, Dave Clark Five

46. My Boy Lollipop, Millie Small

47. Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Major Lance

48. The Little Old Lady, Jan and Dean

49. Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying, Gerry and The Pacemakers

50. A Summer Song, Chad and Jeremy

51. The Girl From Ipanema, Stan Getz and Astrud Gilberto

52. Can't Buy Me Love, The Beatles

53. Remember (Walkin' In The Sand), Shangri-Las

54. C'mon And Swim, Bobby Freeman

55. Do You Want To Know A Secret, The Beatles

56. Keep On Pushing, Impressions

57. Baby I Need Your Loving, Four Tops

58. Navy Blue, Diane Renay

59. Diane, Bachelors

60. Out Of Limits, Marketts

61. Little Honda, Hondells

62. See The Funny Little Clown, Bobby Goldsboro

63. Because, Dave Clark Five

64. (Just Like) Romeo And Juliet, Reflections

65. For You, Rick Nelson

66. Today, New Christy Minstrels

67. Can't You See That She's Mine, Dave Clark Five

68. Leader Of The Pack, Shangri-Las

69. Funny, Joe Hinton

70. The Way You Do The Things You Do, Temptations

71. Anyone Who Had A Heart, Dionne Warwick

72. I Love You More And More Every Day, Al Martino

73. It's Over, Roy Orbison

74. Ronnie, Four Seasons

75. Surfin' Bird, Trashmen

76. What Kind Of Fool (Do You Think I Am), Tams

77. The Door Is Still Open To My Heart, Dean Martin

78. You Really Got Me, Kinks

79. The Shelter Of Your Arms, Sammy Davis Jr.

80. I'm So Proud, Impressions

81. Money, Kingsmen

82. Haunted Houses, Gene Simmons

83. Dang Me, Roger Miller

84. Do You Love Me, Dave Clark Five

85. (You Don't Know) How Glad I Am, Nancy Wilson

86. I Wanna Love Him So Bad, Jelly Beans

87. Don't Throw Your Love Away, Searchers

88. Hi-heel Sneakers, Tommy Tucker

89. How Do You Do It, Gerry and The Pacemakers

90. Walk, Don't Run '64

91. Cotton Candy, Al Hirt

92. Shangri-La, Robert Maxwell, His Harp and Orchestra

93. Chug-a-lug, Roger Miller

94. Steal Away, Jimmy Hughes

95. Louie Louie, The Kingsmen

96. A Fool Never Learns, Andy Williams

97. Bad To Me, Billy J. Kramer and The Dakotas

98. There! I've Said It Again, Bobby Vinton

99. I Saw Her Standing There, The Beatles

100. Needles And Pins, Searchers