The 100 Absolute Best Songs in History

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20. Can’t Buy Me Love
> Artist: The Beatles
> Year: 1964
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 10
> Number of times covered: 192

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19. Wichita Lineman
> Artist: Glen Campbell
> Year: 1968
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 15
> Number of times covered: 183

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18. Stand By Me
> Artist: Ben E. King
> Year: 1961
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 35
> Number of times covered: 241

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17. Help!
> Artist: The Beatles
> Year: 1965
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 13
> Number of times covered: 178

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16. Something
> Artist: The Beatles
> Year: 1969
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 6
> Number of times covered: 338

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15. Eleanor Rigby
> Artist: The Beatles
> Year: 1966
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 8
> Number of times covered: 452

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14. Happy
> Artist: Pharrell Williams
> Year: 2013
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 47
> Number of times covered: 58

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13. The Sound Of Silence
> Artist: Simon & Garfunkel
> Year: 1965
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 14
> Number of times covered: 201

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12. I Want To Hold Your Hand
> Artist: The Beatles
> Year: 1963
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 15
> Number of times covered: 173

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11. Can’t Help Falling In Love
> Artist: Elvis Presley
> Year: 1961
> Total weeks on Billboard Hot 100: 14
> Number of times covered: 365