WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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