WMGM Top 40 Survey

For the Week of March 20, 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)                               4
 2   7  RUNAWAY - Del Shannon (Big Top)                                3
 3   2  GEE WHIZ (Look At His Eyes) - Carla Thomas (Atlantic)          6
 4   4  DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE - The Shirelles (Scepter)          6
 5   5  PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER - Cathy Jean & The Roommates (Valmor)  11
 6   6  BABY BLUE - The Echoes (Seg-way)                               4
 7   3  PONY TIME - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                           9
 8  12  I’VE TOLD EVERY LITTLE STAR - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)  4
 9  10  ONCE UPON A TIME - Rochell & The Candles (Swingin’)            5
10   8  SURRENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)                         6
11   9  THE TOUCHABLES - Dickie Goodman (Mark-X)                       6
12  11  WHEELS - The String-A-Longs (Warwick)                         11
13  17  APACHE - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar (Atco)                    8
14  16  THINK TWICE - Brook Benton (Mercury)                           6
15  14  WALK RIGHT BACK - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)           7
16  13  WHERE THE BOYS ARE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)                   11
17  22  I DON’T WANT TO CRY - Chuck Jackson (Wand)                     7
18  23  DON’T WORRY - Marty Robbins (Columbia)                         4
19  15  CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk & His Orchestra (Dot)                14
20  26  THE WATUSI - The Vibrations (Checker)                          4
21  20  SPANISH HARLEM - Ben E. King (Atco)                           12
22  19  ASIA MINOR - Kokomo (Felsted)                                  7
23  33  TUNES OF GLORY - Mitch Miller & His Orchestra (Columbia)       6
24  27  HAPPY BIRTHDAY BLUES - Kathy Young with The Innocents
        (Indigo)                                                       3
25  39  PONY EXPRESS - Danny & The Juniors (Swan)                      2
26  30  YOU CAN HAVE HER - Roy Hamilton (Epic)                        10
27  28  BYE BYE BABY - Mary Wells (Motown)                             3
28  --  TONIGHT MY LOVE, TONIGHT - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)           1
29  18  GOOD TIME BABY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                          9
30  31  HEARTS OF STONE - Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)                      3
31  29  EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)                  18
32  21  BABY SITTIN’ BOOGIE - Buzz Clifford (Columbia)                11
33  --  THE SECOND TIME AROUND - Frank Sinatra (Reprise)               1
34  24  THERE’S A MOON OUT TONIGHT - The Capris (Old Town)            14
35  --  (I Don’t Know Why) BUT I DO - Clarence Henry (Argo)            1
36  --  MOTHER-IN-LAW - Ernie K-Doe (Minit)                            1
37  25  LAZY RIVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)                                5
38  --  THIS WORLD WE LOVE IN (Il Cielo In Una Stanza) - Mina (Time)   1
39  --  PLEASE TELL ME WHY - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)                 1
40  --  WHAT’D I SAY - Jerry Lee Lewis (Sun)                           1

 

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