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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Paul Anka’s “Lonely Boy”

The Number Ones is a new column where I'll review every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2018 - 11:18 am

More Paul Anka stories

Paul Anka Announces Drake Collab Out In June

In recent years, Drake has developed a bit of a reputation as a culture vulture. Depending on your perspective, he's either exploiting up-and-coming artists or…
Peter Helman | May 11, 2018 - 2:42 pm

Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake – “Love Never Felt So Good”

The idea of a posthumous Michael Jackson album, full of "contemporized" versions of unreleased recordings, is more than a little dubious, but there's a decent…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2014 - 8:44 am

Is Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” A Rip-Off?

Paul Anka, who co-wrote a very similar song with the dearly departed zombie clown in '83, thinks so. The '60s crooner says Jacko stole the…
Scott Lapatine | October 12, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Paul Anka Covers The Killers

Last time Paul Anka put out a covers album, we sorta went bonkers over it. Ankaman's croon and those horny arrangements reimagining Soundgarden/Oasis/R.E.M./Nirvana/The Cure as…
Stereogum | August 24, 2007 - 6:28 pm

Stream The New Paul Anka

Dude covers Oasis, Soundgarden, Van Halen, and more. I've been talking this up for weeks. Finally, hear the whole thing. Hear Music First: Paul Anka
Stereogum | May 31, 2005 - 12:59 pm


Sorry for the lack of Anka today. This will brighten your day. Paul Anka - "Jump" (MP3) Paul Anka - "Wonderwall" (MP3)…
Stereogum | May 16, 2005 - 4:29 pm

Soundgarden Swings

Finally got my hands on that Paul Anka covers CD. Had a tough time picking which track to share, but I think you'll find this…
Stereogum | May 13, 2005 - 3:17 pm

Paula Anka Ruins The Songs Of Our Youth

Former teen idol (ask grandma) Paul Anka has recorded a new covers album Rock Swings. Check the tracklist:1. It's My Life (Bon Jovi) 2.
Stereogum | May 9, 2005 - 3:39 pm