WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of February 27, 1961

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  PONY TIME - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           6
 2  --  BLUE MOON - The Marcels (Colpix)                               1
 3   2  PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER - Cathy Jean & The Roommates (Valmor)   8
 4   3  SPANISH HARLEM - Ben E. King (Atco)                            9
 5   6  WHERE THE BOYS ARE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                    8
 6  10  WHEELS - The String-A-Longs (Warwick)                          8
 7  11  SURRENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                         3
 8   4  THERE’S A MOON OUT TONIGHT - The Capris (Old Town)            11
 9   5  CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk & His Orchestra (Dot)                11
10  16  GEE WHIZ (Look At His Eyes) - Carla Thomas (Atlantic)          3
11   8  BABY SITTIN’ BOOGIE - Buzz Clifford (Columbia)                 8
12   9  GOOD TIME BABY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                          6
13  18  DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE - The Shirelles (Scepter)          3
14  20  THE TOUCHABLES - Dickie Goodman (Mark-X)                       3
15  23  WALK RIGHT BACK - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)           4
16  21  APACHE - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar (Atco)                    5
17   7  CALENDAR GIRL - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)                      10
18  17  YOU CAN HAVE HER - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                         7
19  14  SHOP AROUND - The Miracles (Tamla)                            13
20  12  EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)                  16
21  --  BABY BLUE - The Echoes (Seg-way)                               1
22  32  ONCE UPON A TIME - Rochell & The Candles (Swingin’)            2
23  26  ASIA MINOR - Kokomo (Felsted)                                  4
24  22  WINGS OF A DOVE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                       6
25  29  THINK TWICE - Brook Benton (Mercury)                           3
26  13  ALL IN MY MIND - Maxine Brown (Nomar)                         10
27  30  LAZY RIVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)                                2
28  --  DON’T WORRY - Marty Robbins (Columbia)                         1
29  15  WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)           15
30  28  I DON’T WANT TO CRY - Chuck Jackson (Wand)                     4
31  27  UTOPIA - Frank Gari (Crusade)                                  5
32  25  AT LAST - Etta James (Argo)                                    7
33  38  EBONY EYES - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)                5
34  31  BABY OH BABY - The Shells (Johnson)                            9
35  --  I’VE TOLD EVERY LITTLE STAR - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)  1
36  36  TUNES OF GLORY - Mitch Miller & His Orchestra (Columbia)       3
37  --  THE WATUSI - The Vibrations (Checker)                          1
38  --  IT’S UNBELIEVABLE - The Larks (Sheryl)                         1
39  39  WAIT A MINUTE - The Coasters (Atco)                            4
40  40  THEM THAT GOT - Ray Charles (ABC-Paramount)                    4

 

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