WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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