WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of December 9, 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   4  AT THE HOP - Danny & The Juniors (ABC-Paramount)               4
 2   1  SILHOUETTES - The Rays (Cameo)                                11
 3   3  RAUNCHY - Bill Justis & His Orchestra (Phillips Int’l)         6
 4   2  JAILHOUSE ROCK - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                   11
 5   6  YOU SEND ME - Sam Cooke (Keen)                                10
 6   5  ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC - Chuck Berry (Chess)                      7
 7   7  KISSES SWEETER THAN WINE - Jimmie Rodgers (Roulette)           6
 8   9  APRIL LOVE - Pat Boone (Dot)                                   8
 9  10  TEAR DROPS - Lee Andrews & The Hearts (Chess)                  6
10   8  PEGGY SUE - Buddy Holly (Coral)                                7
11  15  GREAT BALLS OF FIRE - Jerry Lee Lewis (Sun)                    4
12  13  WHY DON'T THEY UNDERSTAND - George Hamilton IV
        (ABC-Paramount)                                                5
13  16  OH, BOY! - The Crickets (Brunswick)                            5
14  12  ALL THE WAY - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                         11
15  11  MY SPECIAL ANGEL - Bobby Helms (Decca)                        11
16  14  LIECHTENSTEINER POLKA - Will Glahe & His Orchestra (London)    7
17  17  COULD THIS BE MAGIC - The Dubs (Gone)                          9
18  21  CHANCES ARE - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                        16
19  25  BUZZ-BUZZ-BUZZ - The Hollywood Flames (Ebb)                    3
20  26  THAT’S ALL I WANT FROM YOU - The Silva-Tones (Argo)            4
21  18  HEY! LITTLE GIRL - The Techniques (Roulette)                   7
22  20  WAKE UP LITTLE SUSIE - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)          13
23  23  MELODIE D’AMOUR (Melody Of Love) - The Ames Brothers
        (RCA Victor)                                                  14
24  19  BE-BOP BABY - Ricky Nelson (Imperial)                         11
25  22  THE JOKER (That’s What They Call Me) - Billy Myles (Ember)     6
26  33  I’LL COME RUNNING BACK TO YOU - Sam Cooke (Specialty)          2
27  32  WILD IS THE WIND - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                    2
28  --  LULLABY OF THE BELLS - The Deltairs (Ivy)                      1
29  --  HEY, SCHOOLGIRL - Tom & Jerry (Big)                            1
30  24  LITTLE BITTY PRETTY ONE - Thurston Harris (Aladdin)           11
31  27  IF I CAN HELP SOMEBODY - Billy Eckstine (Mercury)              5
32  --  (I Love You) FOR SENTIMENTAL REASONS - Sam Cooke (Keen)        1
33  28  LOVE ME FOREVER - The Four Esquires (Paris)                    8
34  34  THIS IS THE NITE - The Valiants (Keen)                         2
35  29  FASCINATION - Jane Morgan & The Troubadors (Kapp)             21
36  --  THAT’S WHY I WAS BORN - Janice Harper (Prep)                   1
37  31  JUST BORN (To Be Your Baby) - Perry Como (RCA Victor)          7
38  --  SWANEE RIVER ROCK (Talkin’ ’Bout That River) - Ray Charles
        (Atlantic)                                                     7
39  30  I’M AVAILABLE - Margie Rayburn (Liberty)                      12
40  --  PUT A LIGHT IN THE WINDOW - The Four Lads (Columbia)           1
40  --  THE ECHOES KEEP CALLING ME - Little Joe & The Thrillers
        (Okeh)                                                         1

 

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