WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of April 8, 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   1  LITTLE DARLIN’ - The Diamonds (Mercury)                        5
 2   3  ALL SHOOK UP - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                      3
 3   6  COME GO WITH ME - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                       4
 4   2  MAMA LOOK AT BUBU - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)               7
 5   4  ROUND AND ROUND - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                      9
 6   5  PARTY DOLL - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids (Roulette)    10
 7   9  GONE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                                  5
 8   7  I’M WALKIN’ - Fats Domino (Imperial)                           7
 9   8  BUTTERFLY - Charlie Gracie (Cameo)                            10
10  10  MARIANNE - Terry Gilkyson & The Easy Riders (Columbia)        12
11  12  JUST BECAUSE - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                     6
12  13  I’M SORRY - The Platters (Mercury)                             5
13  14  I’M STICKIN’ WITH YOU - Jimmy Bowen with The Rhythm Orchids
        (Roulette)                                                    10
14  16  ALMOST PARADISE - Roger Williams (Kapp)                        9
15  18  WHY BABY WHY - Pat Boone (Dot)                                 4
16  11  YOUNG LOVE - Sonny James (Capitol) / Tab Hunter (Dot)         15
17  17  TEEN-AGE CRUSH - Tommy Sands (Capitol)                         9
18  20  MANGOS - Rosemary Clooney (Columbia)                           5
19  24  FLORENCE - The Paragons (Winley)                               4
20  15  BANANA BOAT (Day-O) - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)            16
21  21  SITTIN’ IN THE BALCONY - Eddie Cochran (Liberty)               5
22  25  WHO NEEDS YOU - The Four Lads (Columbia)                      12
23  39  PLEDGE OF LOVE - Mitchell Torok (Decca) / Ken Copeland
        (Imperial)                                                     2
24  40  SCHOOL DAY - Chuck Berry (Chess)                               2
25  28  WALKIN’ AFTER MIDNIGHT - Patsy Cline (Decca)                   6
26  19  BAD BOY - The Jive Bombers (Savoy)                            11
27  26  NINETY-NINE WAYS - Tab Hunter (Dot)                            4
28  30  CALYPSO MELODY - David Rose & His Orchestra (M-G-M)            5
29  27  TOO MUCH - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                         13
30  29  ROMAN GUITAR - Lou Monte (RCA Victor)                         12
31  --  RANG TANG DING DONG (I Am The Japanese Sandman) - The Cellos
        (Apollo)                                                       1
32  22  TEENAGE LOVE - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)             9
33  23  DON’T FORBID ME - Pat Boone (Dot)                             14
34  37  CHANTEZ-CHANTEZ - Dinah Shore (RCA Victor)                     4
35  --  MY FAITH, MY HOPE, MY LOVE - Jimmy Young (London)              1
36  32  A WHITE SPORT COAT (And A Pink Carnation) - Marty Robbins
        (Columbia)                                                     2
37  --  ROCK-A-BILLY - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                         1
38  --  DEAREST - Mickey & Sylvia (Vik)                                1
39  38  EMPTY ARMS - Ivory Joe Hunter (Atlantic) / Teresa Brewer
        (Coral)                                                        3
40  31  I’M IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE - Fats Domino (Imperial)              7

 

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