WMCA Weekly Survey for March 7, 1958

Courtesy of the WMCA Good Guys Internet Web Site

Survey collected and contributed by Randy Price, Gary Pfeifer and Tom Natoli
For more information contact Allan Sniffen


 1   1  TEQUILA - The Champs (Challenge)
 2   2  *WHO’S SORRY NOW - Connie Francis (M-G-M)
 3  10  *LOLLIPOP - The Chordettes (Cadence) / Ronald & Ruby (RCA Victor)
 4   3  *SWEET LITTLE SIXTEEN - Chuck Berry (Chess)
 5  11  *LAZY MARY (Luna Mezzo Mare) - Lou Monte (RCA Victor)
 6   8  *MAYBE BABY - The Crickets (Brunswick)
 7  13  *ROCK AND ROLL IS HERE TO STAY - Danny & The Juniors (ABC-Paramount)
 8   6  GET A JOB - The Silhouettes (Ember)
 9   9  *THE WALK - Jimmy McCracklin (Checker)
10   5  *OH JULIE - The Crescendos (Nasco)
11  19  *26 MILES (Santa Catalina) - The Four Preps (Capitol)
12   4  *DON’T - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
13  15  *CATCH A FALLING STAR - Perry Como (RCA Victor)
14  16  *OH-OH, I’M FALLING IN LOVE - Jimmie Rodgers (Roulette)
15  --  *SO TOUGH - The Original Casuals (Back Beat)
16   7  *DEDE DINAH - Frankie Avalon (Chancellor)
17  14  WE BELONG TOGETHER - Robert & Johnny (Old Town)
18  12  SHORT SHORTS - The Royal Teens (ABC-Paramount)
19  --  *BILLY - Kathy Linden (Felsted)
20  --  *BREATHLESS - Jerry Lee Lewis (Sun)
21  --  *GOOD GOLLY, MISS MOLLY - Little Richard (Specialty)

*Records first spotted by WMCA’s “Wax to Watch”

    MARINDY - The Techniques (Roulette)
    I’VE GOT BELLS ON MY HEART - Don Cornell (Coral)
    I MET HIM ON A SUNDAY (Ronde-Ronde) - The Shirelles (Decca)
    ONLY ONE LOVE - Jane Morgan (Kapp)
    PANSY - Edmundo Ros & His Orchestra (London)
    THERE’S ONLY ONE OF YOU - The Four Lads (Columbia)
    YOU WERE MADE FOR ME - Sam Cooke (Keen)
    BLONDE BOMBSHELL - Don Rondo (Jubilee)
    THE PLACE - Johnny Brantley & The All Stars (Carlton)
    SCHOOL BUS ROCK - Somethin’ Smith & The Redheads (Epic)
    ARE YOU SINCERE - Andy Williams (Cadence)
    LONG BLACK NYLONS - The Beverley Sisters (London)
    LET’S BE LOVERS - The Playmates (Roulette)
    “7-11” - The Gone All Stars (Gone)
    DINNER WITH DRAC - John Zacherle (“The Cool Ghoul”) (Cameo)
    A VERY PRECIOUS LOVE - The Ames Brothers (RCA Victor)
    ARRIVEDERCI, ROMA - Roger Williams (Kapp)
    SWEET ELIZABETH - Will Glahe & His Orchestra (London)
    OH LONESOME ME - Don Gibson (RCA Victor)
    WISHING FOR YOUR LOVE - The Voxpoppers (Mercury)


The best sound around is what you get around the clock on WMCA!
All kinds of music... rock and roll, ballads, cha-cha and dixie...
the big bright, new hits and the pop favorites! Whether you’re
doing homework or housework, driving or on the do-it-yourself
kick... if you’re listening to WMCA you’ll find it’s the
greatest... from Gallagher & O’Brien in the left hand corner
to Burt Sherwood on the right -- or 6 am to 6 am!
    Dave Leeds

   Roger Gallagher & Joe O'Brien
   Bob Callan
   Ernie Stone
   Bert Knapp
   Alun Williams
   Dave Leeds
   Ed Welch
   Burt Sherwood

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