WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of December 12, 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   5  WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)            4
 2   1  ARE YOU LONESOME TO-NIGHT? - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)        6
 3   2  A THOUSAND STARS - Kathy Young with The Innocents (Indigo)     6
 4   3  WONDERLAND BY NIGHT - Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra (Decca)   4
 5   4  EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)                   5
 6   8  HE WILL BREAK YOUR HEART - Jerry Butler (Vee-Jay)              8
 7  10  SAILOR (Your Home Is The Sea) - Lolita (Kapp)                  7
 8   6  STAY - Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs (Herald)                10
 9   7  POETRY IN MOTION - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)                  9
10  21  ANGEL BABY - Rosie & The Originals (Highland)                  2
11  11  MANY TEARS AGO - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                        6
12   9  NEW ORLEANS - U.S. Bonds (Legrand)                            11
13  18  LAST DATE - Floyd Cramer (RCA Victor)                          5
14  16  NORTH TO ALASKA - Johnny Horton (Columbia)                     6
15  12  LONELY TEENAGER - Dion (Laurie)                                9
16  15  SWAY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                                    6
17  14  ALONE AT LAST - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)                      8
18  31  YOU’RE SIXTEEN - Johnny Burnette (Liberty)                     4
19  13  THE HUCKLEBUCK - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                     10
20  32  BLUE TANGO - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                           3
21  24  I’LL SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR YOU - Damita Jo (Mercury)         6
22  23  FOOLS RUSH IN (Where Angels Fear To Tread) - Brook Benton
        (Mercury)                                                      4
23  20  RUBY DUBY DU - Tobin Mathews & Co. (Chief)                     6
24  27  TWISTIN’ BELLS - Santo & Johnny (Canadian-American)            3
25  25  SHOP AROUND - The Miracles (Tamla)                             2
26  --  CORINNA, CORINNA - Ray Peterson (Dunes)                        1
27  33  ONCE IN AWHILE - The Chimes (Tag)                              2
28  --  RUBBER BALL - Bobby Vee (Liberty)                              1
29  19  LET’S GO, LET’S GO, LET’S GO - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters
        (King)                                                        10
30  28  VALARIE - The Starlites (Fury)                                 4
31  38  MY GIRL JOSEPHINE - Fats Domino (Imperial)                     4
32  22  PERFIDIA - The Ventures (Dolton)                               7
33  17  YOU TALK TOO MUCH - Joe Jones (Roulette)                      12
34  36  RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER - The Melodeers (Studio)        2
35  40  RUBY - Ray Charles (ABC-Paramount)                             3
36  26  DON’T GO TO STRANGERS - Etta Jones (Prestige)                  5
37  --  I COUNT THE TEARS - The Drifters (Atlantic)                    1
38  30  WAIT FOR ME - The Playmates (Roulette)                         8
39  37  GONZO - James Booker (Peacock)                                 4
40  --  THE HOOCHI COOCHI COO - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (King)  1

 

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