NATIONAL ONE-HIT WONDER DAY
National One-Hit Wonder Day is celebrated annually on September 25. This day is a day to celebrate all of the musical artists/song that became known from one Top 40 single.
Listed below are just a few of the well known one-hit wonders from days gone by.
- 1955 – “Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)” by The Penguins
- 1963 – “Six Days on the Road” by Dave Dudley
- 1968 – “Tip Toe Thru The Tulips With Me” by Tiny Tim
- 1969 – “Smile a LIttle Smile for Me” by The Flying Machine
- 1970 – “One Tin Soldier” by Original Caste
- 1970 – “The House of the Rising Sun” by Frijid Pink
- 1972 – “Hot Rod Lincoln” by Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen
- 1083 – “Puttin on the Ritz” by Taco
- 1988 – “Don’t Worry Be Happy” by Bobby McFerrin
Do any of these bring back memories?
You may choose to listen to some, or many, of the one-hit wonders on this music-filled day. Post on social media using #One-HitWonderDay to encourage others to do the same.
Our research was unable to find the creator or the origin of National One-Hit Wonder Day, an “unofficial” national holiday.