WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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