All R&B Groups From the 1960s

All R&B groups from the 1960s is an extensive list of many groups of that era. Soul music dominated the U.S. African-American music charts in the 1960s, and many recordings crossed over into the pop charts in the U.S. per Wikipedia.

Here’s a comprehensive list of all of the R&B groups who had big success in the 1960s in alphabetical order. Each artist is also listed with the top-selling songs of the 60s. Shop and download music from all male R&G groups from the 60s.

R&B Groups Alphabetical Order 1960-1969

  • Booker T & The MG’s
  • Chiffons
  • Contours
  • Dixie Cups
  • Drifters
  • Essex
  • Four Tops
  • Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters
  • Hank Ballard & The Midnighters
  • Impressions
  • Jive Five
  • Junior Walker & The All-Stars
  • King Curtis & The Noble Knights
  • Marcels
  • Martha & The Vandellas
  • Marvelettes
  • Miracles feat Smokey Robinson
  • Pips
  • Ruby & the Romantics
  • Sam & Dave
  • Spacemen
  • Supremes
  • Temptations

R&B Groups By Year 1960-1969

Spacemen

“The Clouds” – 1960

The Drifters

“Save the Last Dance For Me” – 1960

Hank Ballard & The Midnighters

“Let’s Go, Let’s Go, Let’s Go” – 1960

The Miracles

“Shop Around” – 1961

“You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me” – 1963

The Marcels

“Blue Moon” – 1961

The Pips

“Every Beat Of My Heart” – 1961

The Jive Five

“My True Story” – 1961

The Marvelettes

“Please Mr. Postman” – 1961

King Curtis & The Noble Knights

“Soul Twist” – 1962

Booker T & The MG’s

“Green Onions” – 1962

The Contours

“Do You Love Me” – 1962

Ruby & the Romantics

“Our Day Will Come” – 1963

The Chiffons

“He’s So Fine” – 1963

The Essex

“Easier Said Than Done” – 1963

Martha & The Vandellas

“Heat Wave” – 1963

“Dancing In the Streets” – 1964

Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters

“Cry Baby” – 1963

The Impressions

“It’s All Right” – 1963

“Keep On Pushing” – 1964

The Supremes

“Where Did Our Love Go” – 1964

“Baby Love” – 1964

“Back In My Arms Again” – 1965

“You Can’t Hurry Love” – 1966

“You Keep Me Hangin On” – 1966

The Temptations

“The Way You Do the Things You Do” – 1964

“My Girl” – 1965

“Get Ready” – 1966

“Ain’t Too Proud To Beg” – 1966

“Beauty Is Only Skin Deep” – 1966

“(I Know) I’m Losing You” – 1966

The Four Tops

“Baby I Need Your Loving” – 1964

“I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)” – 1965

“Reach Out I’ll Be There” – 1966

The Dixie Cups

“Chapel Of Love” – 1964

Junior Walker & The All-Stars

“Shotgun” – 1965

Sam & Dave

“Hold On! I’m A Comin” – 1966

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