WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of November 30, 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  MACK THE KNIFE - Bobby Darin (Atco)                           15
 2   2  MR. BLUE - The Fleetwoods (Dolton)                            11
 3   9  MARINA - Willy Alberti (London)                                6
 4   5  BELIEVE ME - The Royal Teens (Capitol)                         9
 5   7  IN THE MOOD - The Ernie Fields Orchestra (Rendezvous)          5
 6   3  DECK OF CARDS - Wink Martindale (Dot)                         12
 7   8  DON’T YOU KNOW - Della Reese (RCA Victor)                     13
 8   6  (If You Cry) TRUE LOVE, TRUE LOVE - The Drifters (Atlantic)    8
 9  12  OH! CAROL - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)                           4
10  16  HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER - Guy Mitchell (Columbia)             5
11  11  WE GOT LOVE - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                             4
12  17  WHY - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)                              3
13  13  UH! OH! - The Nutty Squirrels (Hanover)                        5
14   4  (Seven Little Girls) SITTING IN THE BACK SEAT - Paul Evans
        (Guaranteed)                                                  12
15  10  PRIMROSE LANE - Jerry Wallace with The Jewels (Challenge)     11
16  15  SO MANY WAYS - Brook Benton (Mercury)                          6
17  32  WAY DOWN YONDER IN NEW ORLEANS - Freddie Cannon (Swan)         2
18  18  UNFORGETTABLE - Dinah Washington (Mercury)                     9
19  19  MISTY - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                              11
20  22  TEAR DROP - Santo & Johnny (Canadian-American)                 4
21  30  IT’S TIME TO CRY - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                   2
22  31  AMONG MY SOUVENIRS - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                    3
23  20  TALK TO ME - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                           4
24  21  HAPPY ANNIVERSARY - Jane Morgan (Kapp) / The Four Lads
        (Columbia)                                                     4
25  23  ALWAYS - Sammy Turner (Big Top)                                4
26  14  PUT YOUR HEAD ON MY SHOULDER - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)      13
27  --  THE BIG HURT - Miss Toni Fisher (Signet)                       1
28  25  BE MY GUEST - Fats Domino (Imperial)                           3
29  38  REVEILLE ROCK - Johnny & The Hurricanes (Warwick)              3
30  29  THE BEST OF EVERYTHING - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)              5
31  --  DARLING LORRAINE - The Knockouts (Shad)                        1
32  34  ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD - Hank Leeds (Jaro Int’l)                3
33  37  HARLEM NOCTURNE - The Viscounts (Madison)                      2
34  26  DANNY BOY - Conway Twitty (M-G-M)                              8
35  33  WOO-HOO - The Rock-A-Teens (Roulette)                          9
36  35  TALK THAT TALK - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)                     3
37  --  DANCE WITH ME - The Drifters (Atlantic)                        1
38  28  OLD SHEP - Ralph DeMarco (Guaranteed)                          6
39  24  POISON IVY - The Coasters (Atco)                              13
40  --  SCARLET RIBBONS (For Her Hair) - The Browns (RCA Victor)       1

 

WMGM Surveys for 1959

WABC Musicradio 77

WMCA Good Guys