WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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