March on Washington: What They Listened To

Here are the tunes that flooded the airwaves and dance floors in the summer of 1963.


The Tymes (Echoes/Redferns)

The Tymes’ syrupy tune about being in love.

‘Fingertips, Part 2’

Stevie Wonder (James Kriegsmann/Getty Images)

Motown Record’s youngest act at the time, Little Stevie Wonder, performed this crowd pleaser with his famed harmonica in tow. 

‘He’s So Fine’

The Chiffons (Gilles Petard/Redferns)

The Chiffons offered a tune for when lusting after eye candy: “He’s so fine/I wish he were mine.”