Del Shannon
Runaway





Release Year: 1961

Rankings:
All-Time
#222 / 1960s #75 / 1961 #2


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1002
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 5
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 534
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Metro Times (USA) - The 100 Greatest Detroit Songs of All Time (and Runners-Up) (2007) 6
Paul Williams (USA) - Rock and Roll: The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1993) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Songs of the 60s (2006) 64
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 466
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 472
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 601-700
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Guinness Book of Hits of the '60s (UK, 1984) - Tim Rice's Top 10 Songs No Order
HarperCollins GEM (UK) - Single of the Year 1949-99 (1999) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 38
Mojo (UK) - The Ultimate Jukebox: 100 Singles You Must Own (2003) 13
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 92
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
Nerikes Allehanda (Sweden) - The 50 Best Rock Songs of All Time (1992) 17
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 47
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 225
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 238
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Singles of 5 Decades (1997) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 75