Artists Who Used to be One-Hit Wonders

Can you name the artists who took the longest amount of time to reach the top 40 (Billboard) for a second time?

First Top 40 Hit (Year)ArtistSecond Top 40 Hit (Year)
Cast Your Fate to the Wind (1963)Linus and Lucy (2022)
Tell It Like It Is (1967)Everybody Plays the Fool (1991)
Wonderful World, Beautiful People (1970)I Can See Clearly Now (1994)
Holiday for Strings (1944)The Stripper (1962)
Me, Myself and I (1989)Feel Good Inc. (2005)
Achy Breaky Heart (1992)Ready, Set, Don't Go (2008)
Creep (1993)Nude (2008)
Superstar (1971)One Night in Bangkok (1985)
Black Pearl (1969)Put It in a Magazine (1983)
Moritat (1956)The Minotaur (1969)
Country Girl-City Man (1968)I Can Take Care of Myself (1981)
The Unicorn (1968)Wasn't That a Party (1981)
Release Me (And Let Me Love Again) (1962)What a Diff'rence a Day Makes (1975)
First Top 40 Hit (Year)ArtistSecond Top 40 Hit (Year)
I Hear You Knocking (1971)Slipping Away (1983)
Orinoco Flow (Sail Away) (1989)Only Time (2001)
Chinatown, My Chinatown (1952)Shangri-La (1964)
Haven't Me You Yet (2010)It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (2020)
Kansas City (1959)Let's Work Together (1970)
Frontin' (2003) Happy (2014)
The Teen Commandments (1959)Hold Me Tight (1968)
Sometimes When We Touch (1978)Can't We Try (1987)
Soul Finger (1967)Shake Your Rump to the Funk (1977)
The Day that The Rains Came (1958)Ame Caline (1968)
Rockin' All Over the World (1975)The Old Man Down the Road (1985)
Tenderness (1985)I'll Take You There (1994)

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