WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of March 7, 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)                                           8
 2   3  HANDY MAN - Jimmy Jones (Cub)                                  8
 3   4  WILD ONE - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                                6
 4   6  MAMA - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                                  4
 5   2  TEEN ANGEL - Mark Dinning (M-G-M)                              8
 6   5  BEYOND THE SEA - Bobby Darin (Atco)                            9
 7   7  HE’LL HAVE TO GO - Jim Reeves (RCA Victor)                     8
 8   9  PUPPY LOVE - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                         4
 9   8  WHAT IN THE WORLD’S COME OVER YOU - Jack Scott (Top Rank)      8
10  11  MIDNITE SPECIAL - Paul Evans (Guaranteed)                      5
11  10  BABY (You’ve Got What It Takes) - Dinah Washington &
        Brook Benton (Mercury)                                         8
12  15  LADY LUCK - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)                        6
13  17  HARBOR LIGHTS - The Platters (Mercury)                         4
14  14  LET IT BE ME - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)                   9
15  13  WHERE OR WHEN - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)                  11
16  16  FOREVER - The Little Dippers (University)                      5
17  20  I WAS SUCH A FOOL (To Fall In Love With You) - The Flamingos
        (End)                                                          7
18  12  RUNNING BEAR - Johnny Preston (Mercury)                       12
19  25  O DIO MIO - Annette (Buena Vista)                              2
20  18  THIS MAGIC MOMENT - The Drifters (Atlantic)                    4
21  21  DELAWARE - Perry Como (RCA Victor)                             5
22  24  SWEET NOTHIN’S - Brenda Lee (Decca)                            4
23  23  I ONLY WANT YOU - The Passions (Audicon)                       4
24  22  SUMMER SET - Monty Kelly & His Orchestra (Carlton)             3
25  30  SINK THE BISMARCK - Johnny Horton (Columbia)                   3
26  31  WHY DO I LOVE YOU SO - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)              3
27  32  COME DANCE WITH ME - Eddie Quinteros (Brent)                   2
28  26  LONELY BLUE BOY - Conway Twitty (M-G-M)                        7
29  40  THIS IS MY LOVE - The Passions (Audicon)                       3
30  36  CARAVAN - Santo & Johnny (Canadian-American)                   3
31  19  SHIMMY, SHIMMY, KO-KO-BOP - Little Anthony & The Imperials
        (End)                                                         11
32  --  (There Was A) TALL OAK TREE - Dorsey Burnette (Era)            1
33  --  (Welcome) NEW LOVERS - Pat Boone (Dot)                         1
34  27  YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES - Marv Johnson (United Artists)         13
35  --  WHITE SILVER SANDS - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                   1
36  37  CHATTANOOGA SHOE SHINE BOY - Freddy Cannon (Swan)              3
37  28  TRACY’S THEME - Spencer Ross (Columbia)                        9
38  --  TIME AFTER TIME - Frankie Ford (Ace)                           1
39  --  BEATNIK FLY - Johnny & The Hurricanes (Warwick)                1
40  --  ON THE BEACH - Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra (London)      1

 

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