Today In Pop Music: April 11 – Total Domination Of Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart
It had never happened before, and it will never happen again.
Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart dated April 11, 1964 showed 14 songs out of the 100 were all by the same group.
They held the #1 position with Can’t Buy Me Love, #81 with Love Me Do, and a dozen more in between. Three of the entries (All My Loving, Roll Over Beethoven, and Love Me Do) were import singles from Canada!
Here’s a list of all the Beatles songs from that week and the position each held. All this, roughly eight weeks after their first Ed Sullivan show appearance.
Click on each song to hear it, and enjoy.
50. ALL MY LOVING
52. FROM ME TO YOU
61. THANK YOU GIRL
74. THERE’S A PLACE
81. LOVE ME DO