Nicki Luca Creatore

At the Hop - Danny and the Juniors - 1958 - the first record I bought by myself 
(I still have it)
Stand by Me - Ben E. King - 1961
If I Had a Hammer - Peter, Paul and Mary - 1962
You've Really Got a Hold on Me - Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, 1962
I Get Around - Beach Boys - 1964
Time Is On Our Side - Rolling Stones - 1964 - their first year in release
Beatles 1964:
I Want To Hold Your Hand
Can't Buy Me Love
I Feel Fine
She Loves You
A Hard Day's Night
Love Me Do
Twist And Shout
Do You Want To Know A Secret
Please Please Me
Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me - Mel Carter - 1965 - this is a year after graduation, but the best close dancing song ever
American Pie - Don McLean - 1971 - not released during our junior/high school years but all about our time - plus Don McLean is from New Rochelle and went to Iona Prep (class of 1963)