12 One-Hit Wonders


"Funkytown" by Lipps, Inc. (1980)

In 1980, a Minneapolis band named to poke fun at the concept of lip-synching spent four weeks at number one with their hit tune "Funkytown." The group had disbanded by 1983, but a few of the group's members lent their experience to Minneapolis's next big thing -- Prince's band, The Revolution.