WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of March 13, 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  BLUE MOON - The Marcels (Colpix)                               3
 2   5  GEE WHIZ (Look At His Eyes) - Carla Thomas (Atlantic)          5
 3   2  PONY TIME - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           8
 4   7  DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE - The Shirelles (Scepter)          5
 5   3  PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER - Cathy Jean & The Roommates (Valmor)  10
 6   9  BABY BLUE - The Echoes (Seg-way)                               3
 7  22  RUNAWAY - Del Shannon (Big Top)                                2
 8   6  SURRENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                         5
 9  13  THE TOUCHABLES - Dickie Goodman (Mark-X)                       5
10  12  ONCE UPON A TIME - Rochell & The Candles (Swingin’)            4
11   8  WHEELS - The String-A-Longs (Warwick)                         10
12  25  I’VE TOLD EVERY LITTLE STAR - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)  3
13  15  WHERE THE BOYS ARE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                   10
14  18  WALK RIGHT BACK - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)           6
15  11  CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk & His Orchestra (Dot)                13
16  20  THINK TWICE - Brook Benton (Mercury)                           5
17  10  APACHE - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar (Atco)                    7
18  17  GOOD TIME BABY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                          8
19  23  ASIA MINOR - Kokomo (Felsted)                                  6
20   4  SPANISH HARLEM - Ben E. King (Atco)                           11
21  16  BABY SITTIN’ BOOGIE - Buzz Clifford (Columbia)                10
22  21  I DON’T WANT TO CRY - Chuck Jackson (Wand)                     6
23  27  DON’T WORRY - Marty Robbins (Columbia)                         3
24  14  THERE’S A MOON OUT TONIGHT - The Capris (Old Town)            13
25  24  LAZY RIVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)                                4
26  39  THE WATUSI - The Vibrations (Checker)                          3
27  36  HAPPY BIRTHDAY BLUES - Kathy Young with The Innocents
        (Indigo)                                                       2
28  40  BYE BYE BABY - Mary Wells (Motown)                             2
29  --  EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)                  17
30  19  YOU CAN HAVE HER - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                         9
31  34  HEARTS OF STONE - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                      2
32  38  (I Wanna) LOVE MY LIFE AWAY - Gene Pitney (Musicor)            2
33  26  TUNES OF GLORY - Mitch Miller & His Orchestra (Columbia)       5
34  28  WINGS OF A DOVE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)                       8
35  29  EBONY EYES - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)                7
36  --  AT LAST - Etta James (Argo)                                    8
37  --  LITTLE BOY SAD - Johnny Burnette (Liberty)                     1
38  --  IT’S UNBELIEVABLE - The Larks (Sheryl)                         2
39  --  PONY EXPRESS - Danny & The Juniors (Swan)                      1
40  37  ALL IN MY MIND - Maxine Brown (Nomar)                         12

 

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