The Greatest One-Hit Wonders of All Time

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Come On Eileen – Dexys Midnight Runners & The Emerald Express (1982)

Now, this is how you do an Irish folk/pop crossover. Whether you’re busting out your most obnoxious dance moves at a family gathering or tearing up the dance floor at a local hole-in-the-wall pub, one thing’s for sure, this tune is for dancing.

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I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred (1991)

The bar was set pretty low with this one ranking so high on the list. The popularity of the song far outweighs its quality, that’s for sure. Regardless, 1991’s “I’m Too Sexy” topped charts around the world and has been remixed countless times as a club hit.

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