WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of June 11, 1956

Courtesy of www.musicradio77.com

Survey collected and contributed by Randy Price, Tom Natoli, and Joe Persek
For more information contact Allan Sniffen

 

 

TW  LW
 1   1  MOONGLOW AND THEME FROM “PICNIC” - Morris Stoloff & The Columbia
        Pictures Orchestra (Decca)
 2   3  IVORY TOWER - Cathy Carr (Fraternity)
 3   5  THE WAYWARD WIND - Gogi Grant (Era)
 4   2  HEARTBREAK HOTEL - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 5   4  STANDING ON THE CORNER - The Four Lads (Columbia)
 6   6  HOT DIGGITY (Dog Ziggity Boom) - Perry Como (RCA Victor)
 7  29  I WANT YOU, I NEED YOU, I LOVE YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 8  13  THE HAPPY WHISTLER - Don Robertson (Capitol)
 9  16  ON THE STREET WHERE YOU LIVE - Vic Damone (Columbia)
10  14  I’M IN LOVE AGAIN - Fats Domino (Imperial)
11  10  I WANT YOU TO BE MY GIRL - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)
12   8  WALK HAND IN HAND - Tony Martin (RCA Victor)
13  11  THE MAGIC TOUCH - The Platters (Mercury)
14   9  LONG TALL SALLY - Little Richard & His Band (Specialty)
15   7  BLUE SUEDE SHOES - Carl Perkins (Sun)
16  12  CAN YOU FIND IT IN YOUR HEART - Tony Bennett (Columbia)
17  20  GRADUATION DAY - The Rover Boys (ABC-Paramount)
18  18  THE POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS - Les Baxter & His Orchestra (Capitol)
19  21  MAIN TITLE AND MOLLY-O - Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra (Coral)
20  23  I COULD HAVE DANCED ALL NIGHT - Sylvia Syms (Decca)
21  15  WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE - The Teenagers featuring Frankie
        Lymon (Gee)
22  24  A TEAR FELL - Teresa Brewer (Coral)
23  19  MY BLUE HEAVEN - Fats Domino (Imperial)
24  32  TREASURE OF LOVE - Clyde McPhatter (Atlantic)
25  28  (How Little It Matters) HOW LITTLE WE KNOW - Frank Sinatra
        (Capitol)
26  --  MORE - Perry Como (RCA Victor)
27  27  LISBON ANTIGUA - Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra (Capitol)
28  38  GLENDORA - Perry Como (RCA Victor)
29  25  PICNIC - The McGuire Sisters (Coral)
30  31  MY LITTLE ANGEL - The Four Lads (Columbia)
31  34  MR. WONDERFUL - Sarah Vaughan (Mercury)
32  --  TRANSFUSION - Nervous Norvus (Dot)
33  39  BORN TO BE WITH YOU - The Chordettes (Cadence)
34  37  YOU’RE THE APPLE OF MY EYE - The Four Lovers (RCA Victor)
35  33  A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL - Teresa Brewer (Coral)
36  --  SECOND FIDDLE - Kay Starr (RCA Victor)
37  --  LOST JOHN - Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group (Mercury)
38  40  ALLEGHENY MOON - Patti Page (Mercury)
39  35  I ALMOST LOST MY MIND - Pat Boone (Dot)
40  RE  MY BABY LEFT ME - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)

 

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