WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of August 19, 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  DIANA - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                              8
 2   2  MR. LEE - The Bobbettes (Atlantic)                             7
 3   8  TAMMY - Debbie Reynolds (Coral)                                6
 4   6  HONEYCOMB - Jimmie Rodgers (Roulette)                          5
 5   4  STAR DUST - Billy Ward & His Dominoes (Liberty)                8
 6   5  (Let Me Be Your) TEDDY BEAR - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)      10
 7  16  THAT’LL BE THE DAY - The Crickets (Brunswick)                  3
 8   3  BYE BYE LOVE - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)                  14
 9  11  AND THAT REMINDS ME - Della Reese (Jubilee)                    4
10  10  AROUND THE WORLD - Mantovani & His Orchestra (London)         12
11   7  GOODY GOODY - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)              8
12  12  RAINBOW - Russ Hamilton (Kapp)                                 6
13  15  FASCINATION - Dick Jacobs & His Orch. (Coral) / Jane Morgan
        & The Troubadors (Kapp)                                        5
14  14  LONG LONELY NIGHTS - Lee Andrews & The Hearts (Chess)          6
15   9  WHISPERING BELLS - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                     10
16  13  LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND - Pat Boone (Dot)                    16
17  17  IT’S NOT FOR ME TO SAY - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)             15
18  18  SEARCHIN’ - The Coasters (Atco)                                9
19  23  IN THE MIDDLE OF AN ISLAND - Tony Bennett (Columbia)           6
20  19  WHITE SILVER SANDS - Don Rondo (Jubilee)                       9
21  22  BON VOYAGE - Janice Harper (Prep)                              5
22  24  TO THE AISLE - The Five Satins (Ember)                         6
23  35  WHOLE LOT OF SHAKIN’ GOING ON - Jerry Lee Lewis (Sun)          2
24  21  I’M GONNA SIT RIGHT DOWN AND WRITE MYSELF A LETTER -
        Billy Williams (Coral)                                        12
25  31  THERE’S A GOLD MINE IN THE SKY - Pat Boone (Dot)               3
26  --  HULA LOVE - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids (Roulette)      1
27  20  SEND FOR ME - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)                       10
28  26  SHANGRI-LA - The Four Coins (Epic)                            13
29  30  AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER (Our Love Affair) - Vic Damone
        (Columbia)                                                     3
30  28  OLD CAPE COD - Patti Page (Mercury)                           12
31  37  JUST BETWEEN YOU AND ME - The Chordettes (Cadence)             2
32  33  SWINGING SWEETHEARTS - Ron Goodwin & His Orchestra (Capitol)   3
33  25  SO RARE - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra (Fraternity)           18
34  29  PASSING STRANGERS - Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine (Mercury)   7
35  27  LOVE ME TO PIECES - Jill Corey (Columbia)                      4
36  --  REMEMBER YOU’RE MINE - Pat Boone (Dot)                         1
37  --  LET’S START ALL OVER AGAIN - The Paragons (Winley)             3
38  --  LOVING YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                        5
39  34  MY PERSONAL POSSESSION - Nat “King” Cole & The Four Knights
        (Capitol)                                                      9
40  32  TILL - Percy Faith & His Orchestra (Columbia)                  5

 

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