WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of November 19, 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                                                               WOC
 1   1  LOVE ME TENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                    8
 2   6  THE GREEN DOOR - Jim Lowe (Dot)                                7
 3   2  JUST WALKING IN THE RAIN - Johnnie Ray (Columbia)             10
 4   3  DON’T BE CRUEL - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                   17
 5   5  TRUE LOVE - Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly (Capitol)                9
 6   8  BLUEBERRY HILL - Fats Domino (Imperial)                        8
 7   4  HONKY TONK (pt. 2) - Bill Doggett (King)                      14
 8  11  SINGING THE BLUES - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                    5
 9   9  CINDY, OH CINDY - Vince Martin with The Tarriers (Glory) /
        Eddie Fisher (RCA Victor)                                      8
10   7  FRIENDLY PERSUASION (Thee I Love) - Pat Boone (Dot)            9
11  15  A ROSE AND A BABY RUTH - George Hamilton IV (ABC-Paramount)    5
12  10  CANADIAN SUNSET - Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra with
        Eddie Heywood (RCA Victor)                                    19
13  14  YOU’LL NEVER NEVER KNOW - The Platters (Mercury)               9
14  13  HEY! JEALOUS LOVER - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                   6
15  12  TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME - Patience & Prudence (Liberty)      17
16  17  TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS - Don Rondo (Jubilee)                     8
17  16  A THOUSAND MILES AWAY - The Heartbeats (Hull)                  5
18  28  GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YA NOW - Patience & Prudence
        (Liberty)                                                      2
19  34  LOVE ME - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                           2
20  22  WHATEVER WILL BE, WILL BE (Que Sera, Sera) - Doris Day
        (Columbia)                                                    22
21  20  PETTICOATS OF PORTUGAL - Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra (Coral)   5
22  27  TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)           4
23  25  MAMA FROM THE TRAIN - Patti Page (Mercury)                     5
24  23  BLANCHE - The 3 Friends (Lido)                                 5
25  26  LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS - The Chordettes (Cadence)                  9
26  19  HOUND DOG - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                        19
27  24  I WALK THE LINE - Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two (Sun)        6
28  --  ALLEGHENY MOON - Patti Page (Mercury)                         24
29  36  MIRACLE OF LOVE - Eileen Rodgers (Columbia)                   11
30  18  IT ISN’T RIGHT - The Platters (Mercury)                        7
31  35  SEE SAW - The Moonglows (Chess)                                3
32  21  SOFT SUMMER BREEZE - Eddie Heywood (Mercury)                  16
33  30  YOU DON’T KNOW ME - Jerry Vale (Columbia)                     18
34  32  CITY OF ANGELS - The Highlights (Bally)                        2
35  29  MY PRAYER - The Platters (Mercury)                            23
36  37  OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MIND - The Five Keys (Capitol)            4
37  38  NIGHT LIGHTS - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)                       3
38  --  EV’RY DAY OF MY LIFE - The McGuire Sisters (Coral)             1
39  40  MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY - Eddy Arnold & Jaye P. Morgan
        (RCA Victor)                                                   2
40  31  PRISCILLA - Eddie Cooley & The Dimples (Royal Roost)           2

 

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