"The Boxer" is a folk rock ballad written by Paul Simon in 1968 and first recorded by Simon & Garfunkel. It was released as the follow up single to their number one hit "Mrs. Robinson", and reached #7 in the US charts. It later … see full wiki
#1 hit single by The Byrds in 1965.
#1 (6 weeks) hit single by Simon & Garfunkel in 1970.
#1 (3 weeks) hit single by The Byrds in 1965.
#1 hit single by Barry McGuire in 1965