WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of October 24, 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  SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME - The Drifters (Atlantic)           7
 2   6  GEORGIA ON MY MIND - Ray Charles (ABC-Paramount)               5
 3   5  I WANT TO BE WANTED - Brenda Lee (Decca)                       7
 4   7  YOU TALK TOO MUCH - Joe Jones (Roulette)                       5
 5   2  DIAMONDS AND PEARLS - The Paradons (Milestone)                 9
 6  10  DEVIL OR ANGEL - Bobby Vee (Liberty)                           7
 7   4  CHAIN GANG - Sam Cooke (RCA Victor)                           11
 8  14  NEW ORLEANS - U.S. Bonds (Legrand)                             4
 9   8  MY HEART HAS A MIND OF ITS OWN - Connie Francis (M-G-M)       11
10   9  MR. CUSTER - Larry Verne (Era)                                10
11  20  THE HUCKLEBUCK - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                      3
12  26  POETRY IN MOTION - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)                  2
13   3  THE TWIST - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                          16
14  22  STAY - Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs (Herald)                 3
15  19  LET’S GO, LET’S GO, LET’S GO - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters
        (King)                                                         3
16  12  THEME FROM THE APARTMENT - Ferrante & Teicher
        (United Artists)                                              14
17  18  BLUE ANGEL - Roy Orbison (Monument)                            6
18  15  NEVER ON SUNDAY - Don Costa & His Orchestra (United Artists)  11
19  21  SHIMMY LIKE KATE - The Olympics (Arvee)                        6
20  13  A MILLION TO ONE - Jimmy Charles (Promo)                      14
21  11  KIDDIO - Brook Benton (Mercury)                               12
22  25  LET’S THINK ABOUT LIVING - Bob Luman (Warner Bros.)            6
23  16  TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT - The Shirelles (Scepter)                 15
24  17  DON’T BE CRUEL - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                       7
25  28  ARTIFICIAL FLOWERS - Bobby Darin (Atco)                        2
26  30  PETER GUNN - Duane Eddy & The Rebels (Jamie) / Henry Mancini
        & His Orchestra (RCA Victor)                                   3
27  38  LONELY TEENAGER - Dion (Laurie)                                2
28  23  SHINING STAR - The Chaperones (Josie)                          4
29  24  SO SAD (To Watch Good Love Go Bad) - The Everly Brothers
        (Warner Bros.)                                                 9
30  --  ALONE AT LAST - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)                      1
31  27  A FOOL IN LOVE - Ike & Tina Turner (Sue)                       6
32  32  TO EACH HIS OWN - The Platters (Mercury)                       2
33  --  HE WILL BREAK YOUR HEART - Jerry Butler (Vee-Jay)              1
34  31  [THEME FROM] THE SUNDOWNERS - Billy Vaughn & His Orchestra
        (Dot) / The Felix Slatkin Ochestra (Liberty)                   2
35  29  SUMMER’S GONE - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)                      4
36  33  (You’ve Got To) MOVE TWO MOUNTAINS - Marv Johnson
        (United Artists)                                               6
37  --  KING OF HOLIDAY ISLAND - Don Rondo (Carlton)                   1
38  --  WAIT FOR ME - The Playmates (Roulette)                         1
39  --  WHEN I FALL IN LOVE - The Flamingos (End)                      1
40  40  LOVE WALKED IN - Dinah Washington (Mercury)                    2

 

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