WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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