Con & Dec The Bachelors

The bachelors

The Bachelors Heading the bill

There’s a lot of talk about just how big the Bachelors were. The boys themselves will tell you that they “beat the Beatles”
In 1964, The Bachelors had more records in the UK top ten than The Beatles with an amazing 77 weeks in the UK charts, compared to “The Beatles” 50 weeks. And of course, they reached number one, with “Diane”.

 

Bachelor's Hits 1960s

YearTitleUKIRL
1964"I Believe"22
1964"Diane"12
1962"Charmaine"68
1963"Faraway Places"36
"Whispering"18
"Long Time Ago"9
"Ramona"46
"I Wouldn't Trade You for the World"41
"No Arms Can Ever Hold You"78
1965"True Love For Ever More"34
"Marie"9
"Chapel in the Moonlight"27
1966"Hello, Dolly!"38
"The Sound of Silence"39
"Love Me With All of Your Heart"
"Can I Trust You?"26
"Walk With Faith in Your Heart"21
1967"Oh How I Miss You"30
"Marta"20