WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of February 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   1  THE THEME FROM “A SUMMER PLACE” - Percy Faith & His
        Orchestra (Columbia)                                           5
 2   3  HANDY MAN - Jimmy Jones (Cub)                                  5
 3   4  BEYOND THE SEA - Bobby Darin (Atco)                            6
 4   5  TEEN ANGEL - Mark Dinning (M-G-M)                              5
 5   2  RUNNING BEAR - Johnny Preston (Mercury)                        9
 6   6  WHERE OR WHEN - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)                   8
 7  10  WILD ONE - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                                3
 8   7  WHAT IN THE WORLD’S COME OVER YOU - Jack Scott (Top Rank)      5
 9  13  HE’LL HAVE TO GO - Jim Reeves (RCA Victor)                     5
10  16  BABY (You’ve Got What It Takes) - Dinah Washington &
        Brook Benton (Mercury)                                         5
11   8  SHIMMY, SHIMMY, KO-KO-BOP - Little Anthony & The Imperials
        (End)                                                          8
12  12  LET IT BE ME - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)                   6
13   9  YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES - Marv Johnson (United Artists)         10
14  19  MIDNITE SPECIAL - Paul Evans (Guaranteed)                      2
15  11  EL PASO - Marty Robbins (Columbia)                             9
16  17  GO, JIMMY, GO - Jimmy Clanton (Ace)                           10
17  14  PRETTY BLUE EYES - Steve Lawrence (ABC-Paramount)              8
18  22  I WAS SUCH A FOOL (To Fall In Love With You) - The Flamingos
        (End)                                                          4
19  18  TRACY’S THEME - Spencer Ross (Columbia)                        6
20  23  FOREVER - The Little Dippers (University)                      2
21  27  LONELY BLUE BOY - Conway Twitty (M-G-M)                        4
22  26  LADY LUCK - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                        3
23  20  MY HEART BELONGS TO ONLY YOU - The Twilights (Finesse)         5
24  15  WHY - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)                             14
25  --  MAMA - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                                  1
26  --  THIS MAGIC MOMENT - The Drifters (Atlantic)                    1
27  28  (Do The) MASHED POTATOES (pt. 1) - Nat Kendrick & The Swans
        (Dade)                                                         4
28  --  PUPPY LOVE - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                         1
29  --  HARBOR LIGHTS - The Platters (Mercury)                         1
30  25  DOWN BY THE STATION - The Four Preps (Capitol)                 6
31  37  DELAWARE - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                             2
32  --  I ONLY WANT YOU - The Passions (Audicon)                       1
33  34  I CAN’T SAY GOODBYE - The Fireflies (Ribbon)                   2
34  21  THE VILLAGE OF ST. BERNADETTE - Andy Williams (Cadence)        8
35  30  WORK OUT - Baby Washington (Neptune)                           9
36  --  TELL HER FOR ME - Adam Wade (Coed)                             1
37  24  DARLING LORRAINE - The Knockouts (Shad)                       12
38  --  SWEET NOTHIN’S - Brenda Lee (Decca)                            1
39  33  WAY DOWN YONDER IN NEW ORLEANS - Freddie Cannon (Swan)        13
40  --  ALVIN’S ORCHESTRA - David Seville & The Chipmunks (Liberty)    1

 

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