WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of April 29, 1957

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   2  LITTLE DARLIN’ - The Diamonds (Mercury)                        8
 2   1  COME GO WITH ME - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                       7
 3   3  ALL SHOOK UP - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                      6
 4   4  MAMA LOOK AT BUBU - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)              10
 5   5  ROUND AND ROUND - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                     12
 6   6  GONE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                                  8
 7  10  SCHOOL DAY - Chuck Berry (Chess)                               5
 8   7  PARTY DOLL - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids (Roulette)    13
 9   8  I’M WALKIN’ - Fats Domino (Imperial)                          10
10  15  A WHITE SPORT COAT (And A Pink Carnation) - Marty Robbins
        (Columbia)                                                     5
11  12  JUST BECAUSE - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                     9
12  17  PLEDGE OF LOVE - Ken Copeland (Imperial) / Mitchell Torok
        (Decca)                                                        5
13  14  WHY BABY WHY - Pat Boone (Dot)                                 7
14  33  SO RARE - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra (Fraternity)            2
15   9  BUTTERFLY - Charlie Gracie (Cameo)                            13
16  11  ALMOST PARADISE - Roger Williams (Kapp)                       12
17  13  I’M SORRY - The Platters (Mercury)                             8
18  20  ROCK-A-BILLY - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                         4
19  21  EMPTY ARMS - Teresa Brewer (Coral) / Ivory Joe Hunter
        (Atlantic)                                                     6
20  23  OUT IN THE COLD AGAIN - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)    3
21  18  MARIANNE - Terry Gilkyson & The Easy Riders (Columbia)        15
22  16  TEEN-AGE CRUSH - Tommy Sands (Capitol)                        12
23  27  I’M STICKIN’ WITH YOU - Jimmy Bowen with The Rhythm Orchids
        (Roulette)                                                    13
24  25  RANG TANG DING DONG (I Am The Japanese Sandman) - The Cellos
        (Apollo)                                                       4
25  26  FLORENCE - The Paragons (Winley)                               7
26  24  NINETY-NINE WAYS - Tab Hunter (Dot)                            7
27  19  CALYPSO MELODY - David Rose & His Orchestra (M-G-M)            8
28  22  MANGOS - Rosemary Clooney (Columbia)                           8
29  31  AFTER SCHOOL - Randy Starr (Dale)                              3
30  --  OVER THE MOUNTAIN, ACROSS THE SEA - Johnnie & Joe (J&S)        1
31  --  ROCK YOUR LITTLE BABY TO SLEEP - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm
        Orchids (Roulette)                                             1
32  28  SITTIN’ IN THE BALCONY - Eddie Cochran (Liberty)               8
33  40  LOVE IS A GOLDEN RING - Frankie Laine with The Easy Riders
        (Columbia)                                                     2
34  39  DON’T CRY MY LOVE (The Faithful Hussar) - Vera Lynn (London)   2
35  --  DARK MOON - Gale Storm (Dot)                                   1
36  29  WALKIN’ AFTER MIDNIGHT - Patsy Cline (Decca)                   9
37  36  JUST TO HOLD MY HAND - Clyde McPhatter (Atlantic)              3
38  --  WHEN ROCK AND ROLL COME TO TRINIDAD - Nat “King” Cole
        (Capitol)                                                      1
39  --  MY LOVE SONG - Tommy Sands (Capitol)                           1
40  --  FABULOUS - Charlie Gracie (Cameo)                              1

 

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