WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of May 13, 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  LITTLE DARLIN’ - The Diamonds (Mercury)                       10
 2   2  COME GO WITH ME - The Dell-Vikings (Dot)                       9
 3   3  ALL SHOOK UP - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                      8
 4   4  SCHOOL DAY - Chuck Berry (Chess)                               7
 5   8  SO RARE - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra (Fraternity)            4
 6   9  A WHITE SPORT COAT (And A Pink Carnation) - Marty Robbins
        (Columbia)                                                     7
 7   6  MAMA LOOK AT BUBU - Harry Belafonte (RCA Victor)              12
 8   5  ROUND AND ROUND - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                     14
 9  26  START MOVIN’ (In My Direction) - Sal Mineo (Epic)              2
10   7  GONE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                                 10
11  20  LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND - Pat Boone (Dot)                     2
12  14  ROCK-A-BILLY - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)                         6
13  10  PARTY DOLL - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids (Roulette)    15
14  13  PLEDGE OF LOVE - Ken Copeland (Imperial)                       7
15  19  DARK MOON - Gale Storm (Dot)                                   3
16  12  EMPTY ARMS - Teresa Brewer (Coral)                             8
17  11  I’M WALKIN’ - Fats Domino (Imperial)                          12
18  22  ROCK YOUR LITTLE BABY TO SLEEP - Buddy Knox with The Rhythm
        Orchids (Roulette)                                             3
19  28  FABULOUS - Charlie Gracie (Cameo)                              3
20  33  DON’T CRY MY LOVE (The Faithful Hussar) - Vera Lynn (London)   4
21  18  WHY BABY WHY - Pat Boone (Dot)                                 9
22  25  OVER THE MOUNTAIN, ACROSS THE SEA - Johnnie & Joe
        (J&S / Chess)                                                  3
23  15  I’M SORRY - The Platters (Mercury)                            10
24  --  IT’S NOT FOR ME TO SAY - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)              1
25  17  ALMOST PARADISE - Roger Williams (Kapp)                       14
26  38  WITH ALL MY HEART - Jodie Sands (Chancellor)                   2
27  27  RANG TANG DING DONG (I Am The Japanese Sandman) - The Cellos
        (Apollo)                                                       6
28  23  NINETY-NINE WAYS - Tab Hunter (Dot)                            9
29  21  BUTTERFLY - Charlie Gracie (Cameo)                            15
30  24  OUT IN THE COLD AGAIN - Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (Gee)    5
31  35  DON’T ASK ME (To Be Lonely) - The Dubs (Gone)                  2
32  29  JUST TO HOLD MY HAND - Clyde McPhatter (Atlantic)              5
33  16  JUST BECAUSE - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                    11
34  34  WHEN ROCK AND ROLL COME TO TRINIDAD - Nat “King” Cole
        (Capitol)                                                      3
35  36  AFTER SCHOOL - Randy Starr (Dale)                              5
36  --  WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL! - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)               1
37  37  ONE FOR MY BABY (And One More For The Road) - Tony Bennett
        (Columbia)                                                     2
38  --  GOIN’ STEADY - Tommy Sands (Capitol)                           1
39  --  MANGOS - Rosemary Clooney (Columbia)                           9
40  --  IT’S YOU I LOVE - Fats Domino (Imperial)                       1

 

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