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10 of the Most Well-Known One-Hit Wonders

10 , of the Most Well-Known, One-Hit Wonders. A song is considered a one-hit-wonder when it is the only single by a band to make the top 10 of the ‘Billboard’ Hot 100 chart. . In honor of National One-Hit Wonder Day, , here are 10 of the most popular one-hit wonders to ever be released. . 1. “Bust A Move” - Young MC, Released by Young MC in 1989, the song reached number seven on the Hot 100 chart. 2. “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” - Bill Medley , The 1987 song peaked at the number one spot. . 3. “Come on Eileen” - Dexys Midnight Runners , Released in 1982, it wasn’t until 1983 that it hit the number one chart spot. 4. “Take on Me” - A-ha, First released in 1984 by the Norwegian band, the release of the second version in 1985 is what propelled the song to a number one spot. 5. Lou Bega - “Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of…)”, The hit song successfully made it to the number three spot on the chart in 1999. 6. “Bad Day”- Daniel Powter , First released in 2005, the track later ranked number one on the Hot 100 chart in 2006. 7. “You’re Beautiful” - James Blunt , Originally released in 2004, the song didn’t take the number one spot until 2006. 8. Vanessa Carlton - “A Thousand Miles”, Carlton’s debut song ranked number five on the chart in 2002. 9. “Blue (Da Ba Dee)” - Eiffel 65, Released in 1998, it didn’t reach number six on the ‘Billboard’ chart until early 2000. 10. “Pumped Up Kicks” - Foster The People, The song found success a year after its release, reaching the number three spot on the Hot 100 chart in 2011