WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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