WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of July 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   2  IT’S NOT FOR ME TO SAY - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)              9
 2   3  LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND - Pat Boone (Dot)                    10
 3   1  BYE BYE LOVE - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)                   8
 4   9  WHISPERING BELLS - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                      4
 5   4  SO RARE - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra (Fraternity)           12
 6   6  (Let Me Be Your) TEDDY BEAR - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)       4
 7   7  I LIKE YOUR KIND OF LOVE - Andy Williams [w/Peggy Powers]
        (Cadence)                                                      7
 8   5  I’M GONNA SIT RIGHT DOWN AND WRITE MYSELF A LETTER -
        Billy Williams (Coral)                                         6
 9  10  AROUND THE WORLD - Mantovani & His Orchestra (London)          6
10  17  SEARCHIN’ - The Coasters (Atco)                                3
11   8  WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL! - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)               9
12  22  WHITE SILVER SANDS - Don Rondo (Jubilee)                       3
13  15  A TEENAGER’S ROMANCE - Ricky Nelson (Verve)                    6
14  26  DIANA - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                              2
15  11  DARK MOON - Gale Storm (Dot)                                  11
16  12  OLD CAPE COD - Patti Page (Mercury)                            6
17  14  WITH ALL MY HEART - Jodie Sands (Chancellor)                  10
18  31  STAR DUST - Billy Ward & His Dominoes (Liberty)                2
19  16  SHANGRI-LA - The Four Coins (Epic)                             7
20  23  SEND FOR ME - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)                        4
21  13  START MOVIN’ (In My Direction) - Sal Mineo (Epic)             10
22  28  GOODY GOODY - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)              2
23  18  GONNA FIND ME A BLUEBIRD - Marvin Rainwater (M-G-M)            5
24  29  YOUNG BLOOD - The Coasters (Atco)                              3
25  20  MY DREAM - The Platters (Mercury)                              8
26  19  OVER THE MOUNTAIN, ACROSS THE SEA - Johnnie & Joe (Chess)     11
27  21  LITTLE DARLIN’ - The Diamonds (Mercury)                       18
28  37  YOU’RE CHEATIN’ YOURSELF (If You’re Cheatin’ On Me) -
        Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                                        2
29  27  DESERIE - The Charts (Everlast)                                2
30  25  COME GO WITH ME - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                      17
31  34  FOUR WALLS - Jim Reeves (RCA Victor)                           8
32  --  PASSING STRANGERS - Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine (Mercury)   1
33  35  MY PERSONAL POSSESSION - Nat “King” Cole & The Four Knights
        (Capitol)                                                      3
34  30  FREIGHT TRAIN - Rusty Draper (Mercury)                         4
35  --  CREATION OF LOVE - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)         1
36  --  C.C. RIDER - Chuck Willis (Atlantic)                           4
37  --  MR. LEE - The Bobbettes (Atlantic)                             1
38  24  A WHITE SPORT COAT (And A Pink Carnation) - Marty Robbins
        (Columbia)                                                    15
39  33  ALL SHOOK UP - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                     16
40  40  VALLEY OF TEARS - Fats Domino (Imperial)                       2

 

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