WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of August 1, 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   3  ITSY BITSY TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKADOT BIKINI -
        Brian Hyland (Leader / Kapp)                                   6
 2   1  I’M SORRY - Brenda Lee (Decca)                                 7
 3   9  THE TWIST - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           4
 4   2  ONLY THE LONELY (Know How I Feel) - Roy Orbison (Monument)     8
 5   5  IT’S NOW OR NEVER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                 4
 6   6  IMAGE OF A GIRL - The Safaris (Eldo)                           6
 7   4  ALLEY-OOP - Dante & The Evergreens (Madison)                  11
 8  18  VOLARE - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                                  3
 9  13  MISSION BELL - Donnie Brooks (Era)                             4
10  10  JOSEPHINE - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                            7
11   8  OVER THE RAINBOW - The Demensions (Mohawk)                     8
12   7  PLEASE HELP ME, I’M FALLING - Hank Locklin (RCA Victor)        7
13  27  FINGER POPPIN’ TIME - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (King)    3
14  17  (You Were Made For) ALL MY LOVE - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)    5
15  12  BECAUSE THEY’RE YOUNG - Duane Eddy & The Rebels (Jamie)       10
16  20  BIG BOY PETE - The Olympics (Arvee)                            5
17  21  TELL LAURA I LOVE HER - Ray Peterson (RCA Victor)              4
18  11  EVERYBODY’S SOMEBODY’S FOOL - Connie Francis (M-G-M)          10
19  22  WALKING TO NEW ORLEANS - Fats Domino (Imperial)                5
20  23  FEEL SO FINE - Johnny Preston (Mercury)                        3
21  --  WALK--DON’T RUN - The Ventures (Dolton)                        1
22  16  MULE SKINNER BLUES - The Fendermen (Soma)                     11
23  14  WHEN WILL I BE LOVED - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)           8
24  25  LITTLE BITTY PRETTY ONE - Frankie Lymon (Roulette)             3
25  38  A MILLION TO ONE - Jimmy Charles (Promo)                       2
26  --  YOGI - The Ivy Three (Shell)                                   1
27  --  LOOK FOR A STAR - Garry Miles (Liberty) / Billy Vaughn &
        His Orchestra (Dot)                                            1
28  15  THAT’S ALL YOU GOTTA DO - Brenda Lee (Decca)                  10
29  19  TROUBLE IN PARADISE - The Crests (Coed)                        7
30  31  TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT - The Shirelles (Scepter)                  3
31  34  QUESTION - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                         5
32  40  THEME FROM THE APARTMENT - Ferrante & Teicher
        (United Artists)                                               2
33  39  THIS BITTER EARTH - Dinah Washington (Mercury)                 2
34  --  IN MY LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD - Anita Bryant (Carlton)      2
35  33  A ROCKIN’ GOOD WAY (To Mess Around And Fall In Love) -
        Dinah Washington & Brook Benton (Mercury)                     11
36  30  THERE’S SOMETHING ON YOUR MIND (pt. 2) - Bobby Marchan (Fire)  7
37  24  MY HOME TOWN - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                      12
38  --  A WOMAN, A LOVER, A FRIEND - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)         1
39  37  CRUISE TO THE MOON - The Chaperones (Josie)                    6
40  32  HEARTBREAK (It’s Hurtin’ Me) - Jon Thomas & His Orchestra
        (ABC-Paramount)                                                4

 

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