WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of January 20, 1958

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  AT THE HOP - Danny & The Juniors (ABC-Paramount)              10
 2   3  GET A JOB - The Silhouettes (Ember)                            3
 3   2  LA DEE DAH - Billy & Lillie (Swan)                             6
 4   4  THE STROLL - The Diamonds (Mercury)                            5
 5   6  DON’T LET GO - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                             5
 6   9  YOU ARE MY DESTINY - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                 3
 7  14  MAYBE - The Chantels (End)                                     6
 8   5  BUZZ-BUZZ-BUZZ - The Hollywood Flames (Ebb)                    9
 9  27  SHORT SHORTS - The Royal Teens (ABC-Paramount)                 2
10  13  THE SWINGIN’ SHEPHERD BLUES - The Moe Koffman Quartette
        (Jubilee)                                                      4
11   7  WAITIN’ IN SCHOOL - Ricky Nelson (Imperial)                    6
12  12  MARCH FROM THE RIVER KWAI AND COLONEL BOGEY - Mitch Miller
        & His Orchestra (Columbia)                                     5
13  23  WITCHCRAFT - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                           3
14  26  DEDE DINAH - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)                       3
15   8  GREAT BALLS OF FIRE - Jerry Lee Lewis (Sun)                   10
16  10  RAUNCHY - Bill Justis & His Orchestra (Phillips Int’l)        12
17  28  COLONEL BOGEY - Edmundo Ros & His Orchestra (London)           5
18  17  PEGGY SUE - Buddy Holly (Coral)                               13
19  20  JO-ANN - The Playmates (Roulette)                              4
20  21  (I Love You) FOR SENTIMENTAL REASONS - Sam Cooke (Keen)        7
21  18  THIS IS THE NITE - The Valiants (Keen)                         8
22  15  WHY DON'T THEY UNDERSTAND - George Hamilton IV
        (ABC-Paramount)                                               11
23  39  CATCH A FALLING STAR - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                 2
24  19  APRIL LOVE - Pat Boone (Dot)                                  14
25  11  TEAR DROPS - Lee Andrews & The Hearts (Chess)                 12
26  35  YELLOW DOG BLUES - Joe Darensbourg & His Dixie Flyers (Lark)   2
27  --  DON’T - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                             1
28  24  HEY, SCHOOLGIRL - Tom & Jerry (Big)                            7
29  16  KISSES SWEETER THAN WINE - Jimmie Rodgers (Roulette)          12
30  --  SUGARTIME - The McGuire Sisters (Coral)                        2
31  38  I BEG OF YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                      2
32  30  I’LL COME RUNNING BACK TO YOU - Sam Cooke (Specialty)          8
33  25  JAILHOUSE ROCK - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                   17
34  32  LIECHTENSTEINER POLKA - Will Glahe & His Orchestra (London)   13
35  29  SILHOUETTES - The Rays (Cameo)                                17
36  --  THIS LITTLE GIRL OF MINE - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)       1
37  31  WILD IS THE WIND - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                    8
38  --  SAIL ALONG SILVERY MOON - Billy Vaughn & His Orchestra (Dot)   1
39  22  ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC - Chuck Berry (Chess)                     13
40  37  OH, BOY! - The Crickets (Brunswick)                           11

 

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