WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of June 8, 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   1  THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS - Johnny Horton (Columbia)           6
 2   2  PERSONALITY - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                      6
 3   3  QUIET VILLAGE - Martin Denny (Liberty)                         8
 4   5  DREAM LOVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)                               8
 5   4  KANSAS CITY - Wilbert Harrison (Fury)                         10
 6   7  HUSHABYE - The Mystics (Laurie)                                5
 7   6  A TEENAGER IN LOVE - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)              9
 8  10  FRANKIE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                               5
 9   8  KOOKIE, KOOKIE (Lend Me Your Comb) - Edd Byrnes & Connie
        Stevens (Warner Bros.)                                         9
10  17  LONELY BOY - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                         3
11  11  THE HAPPY ORGAN - Dave “Baby” Cortez (Clock)                  10
12  14  TALLAHASSEE LASSIE - Freddy Cannon (Swan)                      5
13   9  ONLY YOU - Franck Pourcel’s French Fiddles (Capitol)           9
14  12  I’VE COME OF AGE - Billy Storm (Columbia)                      6
15  20  BOBBY SOX TO STOCKINGS - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)           4
16  22  I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU - The Flamingos (End)                 3
17  13  SO FINE - The Fiestas (Old Town)                               7
18  15  ENDLESSLY - Brook Benton (Mercury)                             7
19  29  THIS I SWEAR - The Skyliners (Calico)                          3
20  31  WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES - Dinah Washington (Mercury)     2
21  40  TIGER - Fabian (Chancellor)                                    2
22  18  OLD SPANISH TOWN - The Bell Notes (Time)                       7
23  26  WHERE IS THE LOVE - The Four Knights (Coral)                   4
24  16  GOODBYE JIMMY, GOODBYE - Kathy Linden (Felsted)                9
25  32  YOU’RE SO FINE - The Falcons (Unart)                           3
26  37  ROCKIN’ IN THE JUNGLE - The Eternals (Hollywood)               2
27  --  ALONG CAME JONES - The Coasters (Atco)                         1
28  21  SOMEONE - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                            10
29  23  GIDGET - Jimmy Darren (Colpix)                                 6
30  38  I’M READY - Fats Domino (Imperial)                             2
31  --  WATERLOO - Stonewall Jackson (Columbia)                        1
32  36  A BOY WITHOUT A GIRL - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)             2
33  --  VELVET WATERS - The Megatrons (Acousticon)                     1
34  19  LONELY FOR YOU - Gary Stites (Carlton)                         7
35  30  SORRY (I Ran All The Way Home) - The Impalas (Cub)            17
36  --  THERE GOES MY BABY - The Drifters (Atlantic)                   1
37  --  LIPSTICK ON YOUR COLLAR - Connie Francis (M-G-M)               1
38  24  PINK SHOE LACES - Dodie Stevens (Crystalette)                 14
39  --  CROSSFIRE - Johnny & The Hurricanes (Warwick)                  1
40  28  (Now And Then There’s) A FOOL SUCH AS I - Elvis Presley
        (RCA Victor)                                                  13

 

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