WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of August 15, 1960

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 TWIST - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           6
 2   4  IT’S NOW OR NEVER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                 6
 3   1  ITSY BITSY TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKADOT BIKINI -
        Brian Hyland (Kapp)                                            8
 4  10  WALK--DON’T RUN - The Ventures (Dolton)                        3
 5   3  I’M SORRY - Brenda Lee (Decca)                                 9
 6   8  MISSION BELL - Donnie Brooks (Era)                             6
 7   6  VOLARE - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                                  5
 8   9  FINGER POPPIN’ TIME - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (King)    5
 9   5  ONLY THE LONELY (Know How I Feel) - Roy Orbison (Monument)    10
10   7  IMAGE OF A GIRL - The Safaris (Eldo)                           8
11  18  A MILLION TO ONE - Jimmy Charles (Promo)                       4
12  19  YOGI - The Ivy Three (Shell)                                   3
13  12  OVER THE RAINBOW - The Demensions (Mohawk)                    10
14  11  PLEASE HELP ME, I’M FALLING - Hank Locklin (RCA Victor)        9
15  25  THEME FROM THE APARTMENT - Ferrante & Teicher
        (United Artists)                                               4
16  21  TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT - The Shirelles (Scepter)                  5
17  14  (You Were Made For) ALL MY LOVE - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)    7
18  17  BIG BOY PETE - The Olympics (Arvee)                            7
19  13  JOSEPHINE - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                            9
20  20  FEEL SO FINE - Johnny Preston (Mercury)                        5
21  16  TELL LAURA I LOVE HER - Ray Peterson (RCA Victor)              6
22  26  DREAMIN’ - Johnny Burnette (Liberty)                           2
23  22  LITTLE BITTY PRETTY ONE - Frankie Lymon (Roulette)             5
24  15  ALLEY-OOP - Dante & The Evergreens (Madison)                  13
25  23  WALKING TO NEW ORLEANS - Fats Domino (Imperial)                7
26  35  THIS BITTER EARTH - Dinah Washington (Mercury)                 4
27  31  IN MY LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD - Anita Bryant (Carlton)      4
28  --  SHORTNIN’ BREAD - Paul Chaplain & His Emeralds (Harper)        1
29  32  A WOMAN, A LOVER, A FRIEND - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)         3
30  38  NOW THAT SUMMER’S HERE - The Videls (JDS)                      2
31  30  LOOK FOR A STAR - Garry Miles (Liberty) / Billy Vaughn &
        His Orchestra (Dot)                                            3
32  29  QUESTION - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                         7
33  28  KIDDIO - Brook Benton (Mercury)                                2
34  --  MY HEART HAS A MIND OF ITS OWN - Connie Francis (M-G-M)        1
35  --  NEVER ON SUNDAY - Don Costa & His Orchestra (United Artists)   1
36  34  TROUBLE IN PARADISE - The Crests (Coed)                        9
37  --  NIGHT TRAIN - The Viscounts (Madison)                          1
38  --  CHAIN GANG - Sam Cooke (RCA Victor)                            1
39  --  KOOKIE LITTLE PARADISE - The Tree Swingers (Guyden)            1
40  27  BECAUSE THEY’RE YOUNG - Duane Eddy & The Rebels (Jamie)       12

 

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