WMGM Top 40 Survey

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

 

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