WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of November 26, 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)                    9
 2   5  TRUE LOVE - Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly (Capitol)               10
 3   3  JUST WALKING IN THE RAIN - Johnnie Ray (Columbia)             11
 4   8  SINGING THE BLUES - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                    6
 5   2  THE GREEN DOOR - Jim Lowe (Dot)                                8
 6   4  DON’T BE CRUEL - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                   18
 7   7  HONKY TONK (pt. 2) - Bill Doggett (King)                      15
 8   6  BLUEBERRY HILL - Fats Domino (Imperial)                        9
 9   9  CINDY, OH CINDY - Vince Martin with The Tarriers (Glory) /
        Eddie Fisher (RCA Victor)                                      9
10  10  FRIENDLY PERSUASION (Thee I Love) - Pat Boone (Dot)           10
11  11  A ROSE AND A BABY RUTH - George Hamilton IV (ABC-Paramount)    6
12  13  YOU’LL NEVER NEVER KNOW - The Platters (Mercury)              10
13  19  LOVE ME - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                           3
14  14  HEY! JEALOUS LOVER - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                   7
15  23  MAMA FROM THE TRAIN - Patti Page (Mercury)                     6
16  18  GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YA NOW - Patience & Prudence
        (Liberty)                                                      3
17  24  BLANCHE - The 3 Friends (Lido)                                 6
18  15  TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME - Patience & Prudence (Liberty)      18
19  16  TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS - Don Rondo (Jubilee)                     9
20  17  A THOUSAND MILES AWAY - The Heartbeats (Hull)                  6
21  12  CANADIAN SUNSET - Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra with
        Eddie Heywood (RCA Victor)                                    20
22  27  I WALK THE LINE - Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two (Sun)        7
23  22  TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)           5
24  21  PETTICOATS OF PORTUGAL - Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra (Coral)   6
25  26  HOUND DOG - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                        20
26  --  SINCE I MET YOU BABY - Ivory Joe Hunter (Atlantic)             1
27  40  PRISCILLA - Eddie Cooley & The Dimples (Royal Roost)           3
28  34  CITY OF ANGELS - The Highlights (Bally)                        3
29  25  LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS - The Chordettes (Cadence)                 10
30  29  MIRACLE OF LOVE - Eileen Rodgers (Columbia)                   12
31  --  I FEEL GOOD - Shirley & Lee (Aladdin)                          1
32  --  GOODNIGHT MY LOVE (Pleasant Dreams) - Jesse Belvin (Modern)    1
33  --  SLOW WALK - Sil Austin (Mercury) / Bill Doggett (King)         1
34  36  OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MIND - The Five Keys (Capitol)            5
35  37  NIGHT LIGHTS - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)                       4
36  39  MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY - Eddy Arnold & Jaye P. Morgan
        (RCA Victor) / Teresa Brewer (Coral)                           3
37  30  IT ISN’T RIGHT - The Platters (Mercury)                        8
38  --  TRA LA LA - Georgia Gibbs (Mercury)                            1
39  --  [THE] AUCTIONEER - Leroy Van Dyke (Dot) / Chuck Miller
        (Mercury)                                                      1
40  --  JUST IN TIME - Tony Bennett (Columbia)                         3

 

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