WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of June 1, 1959

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  THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS - Johnny Horton (Columbia)           5
 2   4  PERSONALITY - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                      5
 3   3  QUIET VILLAGE - Martin Denny (Liberty)                         7
 4   1  KANSAS CITY - Wilbert Harrison (Fury)                          9
 5   6  DREAM LOVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)                               7
 6   5  A TEENAGER IN LOVE - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)              8
 7  10  HUSHABYE - The Mystics (Laurie)                                4
 8   7  KOOKIE, KOOKIE (Lend Me Your Comb) - Edd Byrnes & Connie
        Stevens (Warner Bros.)                                         8
 9   8  ONLY YOU - Franck Pourcel’s French Fiddles (Capitol)           8
10  11  FRANKIE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                               4
11   9  THE HAPPY ORGAN - Dave “Baby” Cortez (Clock)                   9
12  15  I’VE COME OF AGE - Billy Storm (Columbia)                      5
13  12  SO FINE - The Fiestas (Old Town)                               6
14  19  TALLAHASSEE LASSIE - Freddy Cannon (Swan)                      4
15  17  ENDLESSLY - Brook Benton (Mercury)                             6
16  13  GOODBYE JIMMY, GOODBYE - Kathy Linden (Felsted)                8
17  31  LONELY BOY - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                         2
18  18  OLD SPANISH TOWN - The Bell Notes (Time)                       6
19  20  LONELY FOR YOU - Gary Stites (Carlton)                         6
20  25  BOBBY SOX TO STOCKINGS - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)           3
21  22  SOMEONE - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                             9
22  39  I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU - The Flamingos (End)                 2
23  21  GIDGET - Jimmy Darren (Colpix)                                 5
24  14  PINK SHOE LACES - Dodie Stevens (Crystalette)                 13
25  16  TURN ME LOOSE - Fabian (Chancellor)                           12
26  28  WHERE IS THE LOVE - The Four Knights (Coral)                   3
27  24  I NEED YOUR LOVIN’ - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                      10
28  26  (Now And Then There’s) A FOOL SUCH AS I - Elvis Presley
        (RCA Victor)                                                  12
29  37  THIS I SWEAR - The Skyliners (Calico)                          2
30  23  SORRY (I Ran All The Way Home) - The Impalas (Cub)            16
31  --  WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES - Dinah Washington (Mercury)     1
32  36  YOU’RE SO FINE - The Falcons (Unart)                           2
33  35  GUITAR BOOGIE SHUFFLE - The Virtues (Hunt)                    13
34  27  SINCE I DON’T HAVE YOU - The Skyliners (Calico)               14
35  33  THREE STARS - Tommy Dee (Crest)                                7
36  --  A BOY WITHOUT A GIRL - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)             1
37  --  ROCKIN’ IN THE JUNGLE - The Eternals (Hollywood)               1
38  --  I’M READY - Fats Domino (Imperial)                             1
39  38  ENCHANTED - The Platters (Mercury)                             7
40  --  TIGER - Fabian (Chancellor)                                    1

 

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