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Do you remember who recorded these '60s one-hit wonders?

Try not to "Wipe Out" and shed "96 Tears."

Nothing beats Sixties pop music. No wonder we're still all listening to it half a century later. 

We all remember the big bands like the Monkees and the Beatles, but the little guys were great, too. The charts could hardly contain all the garage rock, psychedelic, soul, bubblegum, R&B and surf bands. 

A new act seemed to pop up every day — and score a huge hit. Let's see if you can remember the acts behind some one-hit wonders from the 1960s. To help, we made up a lot of the band names. See if you can sniff out the true performers like incense and peppermint. Good luck!

  1. This heavy band had a lengthy hit in 1968 with "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida."
  2. He started a Halloween dance craze with "Monster Mash."
  3. This punctuation-loving band took "96 Tears" to No. 1 in 1966.
  4. "Dirty Water" remains a favorite of Boston sports fans. What band recorded it?
  5. "Wipe Out" was instrumental in getting beach kids to hit the waves. Who recorded the song?
  6. This fruit group scored a psychedelic No. 1 with "Incense and Peppermints."
  7. This citrusy group went to No. 1 in 1967 with "Green Tambourine."
  8. "Tracy" was a Top 10 hit in 1969. The band was named for an article of men's jewelry. What was it?
  9. "Little Bit O' Soul" blew up when it went to No. 2 in 1967. Who recorded it?
  10. Do you "know-know-kn-know-kn-know-know-kn-know-know-know" who made the Isley Brothers' tune "Nobody But Me" a Top 10 hit in 1968?
  11. "In the Year 2525" was a No. 1 hit for six weeks in the year 1969. Who sang it?
  12. "Cool Jerk" was a Top 10 hit in 1966. Name the band!
  13. "Rhythm of the Rain" was a No. 3 hit in 1963. The band behind it shared a name with a mountain range. What was it?
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