WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of January 30, 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  WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)           11
 2   2  THERE’S A MOON OUT TONIGHT - The Capris (Old Town)             7
 3   4  EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)                  12
 4   3  SHOP AROUND - The Miracles (Tamla)                             9
 5   5  CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk & His Orchestra (Dot)                 7
 6   6  ANGEL BABY - Rosie & The Originals (Highland)                  9
 7  10  SPANISH HARLEM - Ben E. King (Atco)                            5
 8   7  ONCE IN AWHILE - The Chimes (Tag)                              9
 9   8  CALENDAR GIRL - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)                       6
10  14  ALL IN MY MIND - Maxine Brown (Nomar)                          6
11   9  I COUNT THE TEARS - The Drifters (Atlantic)                    8
12  15  EMOTIONS - Brenda Lee (Decca)                                  4
13  31  PONY TIME - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           2
14  19  BABY SITTIN’ BOOGIE - Buzz Clifford (Columbia)                 4
15  17  BABY OH BABY - The Shells (Johnson)                            6
16  12  WONDERLAND BY NIGHT - Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra (Decca)  11
17  34  GOOD TIME BABY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                          2
18  11  RUBBER BALL - Bobby Vee (Liberty)                              8
19  22  PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER - Cathy Jean & The Roommates (Valmor)   4
20  20  WHERE THE BOYS ARE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                    4
21  16  THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN - Al Caiola & His Orchestra
        (United Artists)                                               5
22  18  WHEELS - The String-A-Longs (Warwick)                          4
23  13  CORINNA, CORINNA - Ray Peterson (Dunes)                        8
24  23  ARE YOU LONESOME TO-NIGHT? - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)       13
25  29  YOU CAN HAVE HER - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                         3
26  35  THE STORY OF MY LOVE - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)               3
27  27  MY EMPTY ARMS - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)                      3
28  21  NORTH TO ALASKA - Johnny Horton (Columbia)                    13
29  37  THERE SHE GOES - Jerry Wallace (Challenge)                     2
30  25  DANCE BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON - The Olympics (Arvee)          7
31  33  (Ghost) RIDERS IN THE SKY - The Ramrods (Amy)                  5
32  39  WINGS OF A DOVE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                       2
33  26  THE HOOCHI COOCHI COO - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (King)  8
34  38  AT LAST - Etta James (Argo)                                    3
35  --  EBONY EYES - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)                1
36  30  PEPE - Duane Eddy & The Rebels (Jamie)                         4
37  --  APACHE - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar (Atco)                    1
38  24  A THOUSAND STARS - Kathy Young with The Innocents (Indigo)    13
39  --  C’EST SI BON (It’s So Good) - Conway Twitty (M-G-M)            2
40  28  GEE WHIZ - The Innocents (Indigo)                              5

 

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