WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of February 25, 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  YOUNG LOVE - Sonny James (Capitol)                             9
 2   5  MARIANNE - Terry Gilkyson & The Easy Riders (Columbia)         6
 3   2  BANANA BOAT (Day-O) - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)            10
 4   6  PARTY DOLL - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids (Roulette)     4
 5   3  TOO MUCH - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                          7
 6   4  DON’T FORBID ME - Pat Boone (Dot)                              8
 7   9  TEEN-AGE CRUSH - Tommy Sands (Capitol)                         3
 8   7  BAD BOY - The Jive Bombers (Savoy)                             5
 9  11  I’M STICKIN’ WITH YOU - Jimmy Bowen with The Rhythm Orchids
        (Roulette)                                                     4
10  12  BUTTERFLY - Charlie Gracie (Cameo) / Andy Williams (Cadence)   4
11   8  WRINGLE, WRANGLE - Fess Parker (Disneyland) / Bill Hayes
        (ABC-Paramount)                                                6
12  10  BLUE MONDAY - Fats Domino (Imperial)                           9
13  27  ROUND AND ROUND - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                      3
14  13  PLEASE SAY YOU WANT ME - The Schoolboys (Okeh)                 8
15  16  WHO NEEDS YOU - The Four Lads (Columbia)                       6
16  --  I’M WALKIN’ - Fats Domino (Imperial)                           1
17  15  MOONLIGHT GAMBLER - Frankie Laine (Columbia)                  11
18  17  I LOVE MY BABY (My Baby Loves Me) - Jill Corey (Columbia)      5
19  18  THE BANANA BOAT SONG - The Tarriers (Glory)                   12
20  19  LOVE IS STRANGE - Mickey & Sylvia (Groove)                    12
21  24  TEENAGE LOVE - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)             3
22  14  SINGING THE BLUES - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                   19
23  22  ROMAN GUITAR - Lou Monte (RCA Victor)                          6
24  20  YOU DON’T OWE ME A THING - Johnnie Ray (Columbia)              9
25  23  WITHOUT LOVE (There Is Nothing) - Clyde McPhatter
        (Atlantic) / Toni Arden (Decca)                                6
26  21  JAMAICA FAREWELL - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)               11
27  25  I DREAMED - Betty Johnson (Bally)                             11
28  26  ONLY ONE LOVE - George Hamilton IV (ABC-Paramount)             4
29  29  ALMOST PARADISE - Roger Williams (Kapp)                        3
30  28  ROCK-A-BYE YOUR BABY WITH A DIXIE MELODY - Jerry Lewis
        (Decca)                                                       13
31  34  JIM DANDY - LaVern Baker & The Gliders (Atlantic)              4
32  --  MAMA LOOK AT BUBU - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)               1
33  31  CINCO ROBLES (Five Oaks) - Russell Arms (Era)                  8
34  --  I’M IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE - Fats Domino (Imperial)              1
35  32  SINCE I MET YOU BABY - Ivory Joe Hunter (Atlantic)            14
36  40  JUST WALKING IN THE RAIN - Johnnie Ray (Columbia)             24
37  35  LOVE ME TENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                   22
38  --  ONLY JIM - The Six Teens (Flip)                                1
39  30  THE GREEN DOOR - Jim Lowe (Dot)                               21
40  36  BLUEBERRY HILL - Fats Domino (Imperial)                       22

 

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