14 oktober

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand

De nummer 1-hits van 14 oktober

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1899: Steve Porter – A Picture No Artist Can Paint [Columbia Phonograph Company 4599] (2 weken 1)
A Picture No Artist Can Paint
(vandaag 118 jaar geleden)
(J. Fred Helf)
(wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor George J. Gaskin op 9 september 1899 [Columbia Phonograph Company 4198] (wax cylinder)

1905: Bill Murray – In My Merry Oldsmobile (7 weken 1)
In My Merry Oldsmobile
(vandaag 112 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Vincent Bryan /Muziek: Gus Edwards)

(#7 hit voor Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan in 1905 [78-Zon-O-Phone Record 290]

(1943: in de film Hello Frisco, Hello)

(Vandaag precies 112 jaar geleden op 14 oktober 1905 wordt de FAI (Fédération Aéronautique Internationale) opgericht. De zetel van de FAI is gevestigd in Lausanne, Zwitserland nabij het Internationaal Olympisch Comité (IOC).

1944: Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen And His Orchestra – (There’ll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin (When The Yanks Go Marching In) [Decca 23350] (6 weken 1)
(There’ll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin - Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Sgt. Joe Bushkin /Pvt. John De Vries)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(B-kant van Is You Is or Is You Ain’t (Ma’ Baby)

(Most-Played in Juke Boxes-chart)

1944: Dinah Shore  – I’ll Walk Alone [Victor 20-1586] (4 weken 1)
I’ll Walk Alone - Dinah Shore
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Jule Styne /Tekst: Sammy Cahn)
(With Mixed Chorus)

(Best-selling Singles-chart)

(Dinah Shore in de film Follow the Boys met in de hoofdrol Marlene Dietrich, ging op 25 april 1944 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 5 mei 1944 in heel Amerika)

(#4 hit voor Martha Tilton (With Orchestra) in 1944 [Capitol 157] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Mary Martin (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Camarata) in 1944; B-kant van Good Night, Wherever You Are [Decca 23340] (78 rpm)

(#22 hit voor Louis Prima and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Lilly Ann Carol)  in 1944 [The Hit Record 7083] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Mark Warnow in 1945 (LP: Hit Parade)

(1945: Fred Adison et son Orchestre (Refrain chanté par Pierre Lotéguy) (Paroles: Jacques Larue) als Je vivrai seul (I’ll Walk Alone) [Pathé PA 2228] (78 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Jane Froman als I’ll Walk Alone/They’re Either Too Young or Too Old in 1952 (10” LP: With a Song in My Heart) [Capitol L-309] in de film With a Song in My Heart)

(1952: Jane Froman (with Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) (Vocal with Orchestra) [Capitol F2044] (45 rpm)

(1952: Susan Hayward (gedubbed door Jane Froman) with Robert Wagner in de film With a Song in My Heart)

(#5 hit voor Don Cornell (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Norman Leyden) in 1952 [Coral 9-60659] (45 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Ralph Flanagan in 1952 (LP: Dance to the Top Pops)

(#14 hit voor Jane Froman (with Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) in 1952 [Capitol F2044] (45 rpm)

(#24 hit voor Richard Hayes (Vocal by Richard Hayes) (with orchestra conducted by Joe Reisman) in 1952 [Mercury 5821-X45] (45 rpm)

(#29 hit voor Nargaret Whiting (with Orchestra Conducted by Lou Bush) (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1952 [Capitol F2000] (45 rpm)

(1952: Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Louis Armstrong in 1952 [Decca 9-28177] (45 rpm)

(1953: Charlie Parker)

(1957: Ferlin Husky With The Jordanaires and Millie And Marvin Hughes’ Orchestra (LP: Boulevard of Broken Dreams) [Capitol T-880]

(#2 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra and chorus conducted by Billy Vaughn) in 1958 (LP: Star Dust) [Dot DLP 3118]

(#7 album-hit voor Ricky Nelson in 1958 (LP: Ricky Nelson) [Imperial LP-9050]

(1959: Fred Astaire (With Orchestra and Chorus Directed by Pete King) [Kapp K-311X] (45 rpm)

(1959: Patti Page (Jack Rael and his Orchestra) (LP: Indiscretion) [Mercury Records SR-60059]

(1959: Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and his Orchestra (LP: I’ll Be Seeing You) [Columbia CS 8080]

(#5 album-hit voor Vincent Edwards (Star Of The TV Show “Ben Casey”) (A Sherry Record Production) (Produced by Abby Greshler) (Orchestras Conducted By Dick Jacobs And Charles Bud Dant) in 1962 (LP: Vincent Edwards Sings) [Decca ‎DL 74311]

(#20 album-hit voor Ray Conniff His Orchestra And Chorus in 1963 (LP: The Happy Beat) [Columbia CS 8749]

(#116 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1965 (LP: Bobby Vinton Sings for Lonely Nights) [Epic BN 26154]

(#19 album-hit in Engeland voor Cliff Richard (℗ 1965) in 1966 (LP: Love Is Forever) [Columbia 33SX 1769] (EMI)

(1966: Cliff Richard [Epic 5-10018] (45 rpm)

(1966: George Van Eps (Produced by Dave Dexter, Jr.) (Engineers: Hugh Davies & Peter Abbott) (LP: My Guitar) [Capitol Records ST-2533]

(#185 album-hit voor Nancy Wilson (Musical Accompaniment by The Hank Jones Quartet) in 1971 (LP: But Beautiful) [Capitol ST-798]

(1972: Sammy Cahn (recorded live from the stage of the Kaufmann Concert Hall of The 92nd Street “Y” in New York (LP: An Evening with Sammy Cahn) [Laureate Records LL 604]

(1975: Willie Nelson (Produced by Larry Butler) (LP: Country Willie) [Liberty LN 10013]

(1985: Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by: James Fitzgerald) (Executive Producer: Charles McCutcheon) (Production Supervisor: Kate Alexander) (Arranged and Conducted by: Alan (Weaver) Copeland) (Orchestra Recorded at Angel Recording Studios, London (England) (Engineered by Tony Clark, Courtesy of Abbey Road Studios) (Vocals Recorded and Mixed at A & M Recording Studios, Hollywood, California) (Vocals Engineered by: Peter Grenet) Assistant Engineer: Robert DeLaGarza) (Vocals recorded and album remixed at Abbey Road Studios, London (England) (Engineer: Tony Clark) (Concert Master: Christopher Warren-Green) (Musical Contractor: UKM Music – Nigel Warren-Green) (Soloists: Violin: Christopher Warren-Green, Oboe: Richard Morgan, Tenor; Saxophone: Stan Sulzmann & Duncan Lamont, Piano: John Horter and Ronnie Price, Guitar: Mitch Dalton, Double Bass: Lenny Bush, Drums: Harold Fisher, Trombone: Don Lusher, Trumpet: John Huckridge) (Music Performed by: Members of the United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra) (LP: A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening) [Silver Eagle Records Inc. SE 1034]

(1994: Harry James And His Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (CD: Bandstand Memories: 1938 to 1948) [Hindsight Records 014921050327]

(2008: Karen Akers als I’ve Heard That Song Before/I Don’t Want to Walk Without You/Baby/Five Minutes More/I’ll Walk Alone/I’ve Heard That Song Before (Reprise) (CD: Simply Styne) [DRG Records 0021471150629]

(Twee weken later op 27 oktober 1944 wordt Bergen op Zoom door het Canadese leger bevrijd. Op 29 oktober wordt door de Poolse 1ste Pantserdivisie Breda bevrijd. Op 30 oktober gaat Walcheren geheel in geallieerde handen over en op 3 november wordt in Vlissingen de bevrijding gevierd.)

1957: The Everly Brothers – Wake Up Little Susie [Cadence 1337] (4 weken 1)
Wake Up Little Susie - The Everly Brothers

(vandaag 60 jaar geleden)
(Felice Bryant; Boudleaux Bryant)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#1 C&W-hit voor The Every Brothers (Vocal with Orchestra) op 14 oktober 1957 [Cadence 1337] (45 rpm)

(#1 R&B-hit voor The Every Brothers (Vocal with Orchestra) op 28 oktober 1957 [Cadence 1337] (45 rpm)

(1972: Little Gerhard (LP: Keep on Rockin’) [Polydor 2379 039] {uit Zweden}

(#21 album-hit voor Loggins & Messina in 1975 (LP: So Fine) [Columbia PC 33810]

(1978: Leroy Van Dyke (LP: Rock Relics) [Plantation PLP 526]

(#27 hit voor Simon And Garfunkel (Produced By Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Phil Ramone And Roy Halee) in 1982 [Warner Bros. Records WBS50053] (45 rpm)

1972: Michael Jackson – Ben [Motown M 1207F] (1 week 1)
Ben - Michael Jackson
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Don Black /Muziek: Walter Scharf)
(Produced & Arranged by The Corporation™ [= Freddie Perren, Fonce Mizell, Deke Richards & Berry Gordy Jr.]

(Ben gaat over een tamme rat en is de titelsong van de gelijknamige Phil Karlson horror-film met in de hoofdrollen Lee Montgomery, Joseph Campanella, Arthur O’Connell & Rosemary Murphy, daait vanaf 23 juni 1972 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen draaien)

(1972: Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre (LP: Une belle histoire) [Pathé Marconi 2C 062 15557]

(1972: Roger Williams (Arranged by Al Capps) (LP: Play Me) [Kapp KS 3671]

2000: Christina Aguilera – Come On Over Baby (3 weken 1)
Come On Over Baby - Christina Aguilera

(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Johan Aberg; Paul Rein; Shelly Peiken; Ron Fair; Chaka Blackmon; Ray Cham; Eric Dawkins; Christina Aguilera; Guy Roche)
(Executive Producer: Ron Fair)
(Produced by Celebrity Status & Ron Fair)
(Recorded by Michael C. Ross)
(Mixed by Dave Way)
(All vocals performed by Christina Aguilera)
(Arranged by Celebrity Status and Ron Fair)
(Programming, Keyboards: Celebrity Status)
(Harpsichord & Piano: Ron Fair)
(Guitars: John Goux)
(Horns: Gary Grant, Rick Baptiste, Joel Peskins)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1911: Walter Van Brunt – That Was Before I Met You (2 weken 3)
That Was Before I Met You
(vandaag 106 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Alfred Bryan /Muziek: George W. Meyer)

(#6 hit voor Ada Jones & Walter Van Brunt in 1911 [78-Columbia Record A998]

1916: John McCormack – Tales Of Hoffman: Barcolle (“Belle Nuit”–Oh Night of Love) [Victor ‎87245] (2 weken 3)
Tales Of Hoffman - John McCormack
(vandaag 101 jaar geleden)
(Jaques Offenbach)
(Pianoforte by Edwin Schneider)
(Tenor and Violin Obbligato)
(In English)

1922: Aileen Stanley – Sweet Indiana Home [Victor 18922] (2 weken 2)
Sweet Indiana Home - Aileen Stanley
(vandaag 95 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Walter Donaldson)
(Comedienne with orchestra)

(#5 hit voor Marion Harris with Isham Jones Orchestra (Comedienne) (With Orchestra) in 1922 [Brunswick 2310] (78 rpm)

1933: Don Bestor and his Orchestra – The Last Round-Up [Victor 24391] (2 week 2)
The Last Round Up - Don Bestor
(vandaag 84 jaar geleden)
(Billy Hill)
(Vocal refrain by Neil Buckley and chorus)

(1934: in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Ziegfeld Follies of 1934, ging op 4 januari 1934 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Na 182 keer is op 9 juni 1934 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 hit voor George Olsen And His Orchestra (Vocal Refrain by Joe Morrison) op 23 september 1933 [Columbia 2791-D] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians op 4 november 1933 [78-Brunswick 6662]

(#2 hit voor Bing Crosby op 28 oktober 1933 [78-Brunswick 6643]

(#3 hit voor Victor Young and his Orchestra (Vocal by “The Songsmiths”) op 2 december 1933; B-kant van Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? [Brunswick 6651] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Gene Autry in 1933 [78-Melotone 12632]

(#18 hit voor Conrad Thibault in 1933 [78-Victor 22404]

(1933: George Olsen and His Music (With Vocal Chorus) [Columbia CB 661] (78 rpm) {Engelse persing}

(1947: Sons of the Pioneers; B-kant van A Hundred and Sixty Acres [RCA Victor 20-2569] (78 rpm)

(1956: The Sons of the Pioneers (LP: 25 Favorite Cowboy Songs) [RCA Victor LPM 1130]

(1957: Vivian Blaine (Orchestra Conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: Songs from the Ziegfeld Follies) [Mercury MG-20233]

(#30 album-hit voor George Melachrino And His Orchestra in 1959 (LP: Under Western Skies) [RCA Victor LSP 1676]

(1960: Sons of the Pioneers ‎(Orchestra conducted by Darol Rice) (Produced by Neely Plumb) (Recorded at RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California, June 1959) (Recording Engineer: John Norman) (LP: Cool Water) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2118]

(#29 album-hit voor Boston Pops Fiedler in 1962 (LP: Pops Roundup) [RCA Victor LSC 2595]

(#108 album-hit voor Dean Martin (Arranged by Ernie Freeman and Gene Page) in 1966 (LP: Dean Martin as Matt Helm Sings Songs from “The Silencers”) [Reprise RS 6211]

1933: Victor Young and his Orchestra – Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf? [Brunswick 6651] (1 week 3)
Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf - Victor Young
(vandaag 84 jaar geleden)
(Frank E. Churchill /Additional Lyrics Ann Ronell)
(Vocal by “The Songsmiths”)

(Het origineel is van Johann Strauss Jr. als Champagne lied uit 1874)

(#2 hit voor Don Bestor and his Orchestra op 25 oktober 1933 [Vic 24410]

(Frank Churchill & Ted Sears in de Walt Disney-tekenfilm The Three Little Pigs met in de hoofdrollen de stemmen van Billy Bletcher (als de grote boze wolf), Pinto Colvig (als slimme varken) en Dorothy Compton (als fluitspelend varken), draait vanaf 27 mei 1933 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#8 hit voor Ben Bernie & All The Lads (Incidental Singing) [Columbia 50371-D] (78 rpm)

(1934: in de Gus Meins in de film Babes in Toyland)

(#193 album-hit voor Peter Nero in 1967 (LP: Peter Nero Plays Born Free and Others) [RCA Camden CAS 2139]

(#8 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1963 (LP: The Barbra Streisand Album)

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [Columbia 44111]

(#113 Bubbling Under-hit voor B5 in 2006)

1939: Bob Crosby And His Orchestra – Over The Rainbow [Decca 2657] (2 weken 2)
Over The Rainbow - Bob Crosby
(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Harold Arlen /Tekst: Edgar Yipsel Harburg)
(Vocal Chorus by Teddy Grace)

(#1 hit voor Glenn Miller and his Orch. (Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle) op 9 september 1939 [Bluebird B-10366] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Judy Garland With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1939 [Decca 2672] (78 rpm) in de film The Wizzard of Oz)

(#10 hit voor Larry Clinton & his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Bea Wain) {het origineel} in 1939 [Victor 26174] (78 rpm)

(1939: Del Courtney and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Sherman Hayes) [Vocalion 4992] (78 rpm)

(1939: Horace Heidt and his Musical Knights [78-Brunswick 8441]

(1939: Sung by Judy Garland. Instrumental reprise by The MGM Symphony Orchestra (Conducted by Herbert Stothart) during the closing credits in de film The Wizzard of Oz)

(1940: Al Bowlly)

(1942: The Four King Sisters with The Rhythm “Reys”; B-kant van als (I’ve Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo [Bluebird B-11566] (78 rpm)

(1946: Jo Stafford (Paul Weston and his Orchestra) (LP: Songs by Jo Stafford) [Capitol Records BD 23] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#2 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra with the Ken Lane Singers (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) in 1947 (LP: Songs by Sinatra) [Columbia ‎C 124-5] [Columbia 37258] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1947: Homer & Jethro (Vocal Duet with String Music) [King 596] (78 rpm)

(1948: Frances Langford [78-Mercury 1049]

(1948: Ray McKinley And His Orchestra [78-Majestic 1187]

(1949: Erroll Garner (10″ LP: Playing Piano Solos, Vol. 2) [Savoy Records MG 15001]

(#4 album-hit voor Billy Eckstine in 1950 (LP: Songs by Billy Eckstine) [MGM 48] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1950: Dardanelle (10″ LP: Piano Moods) [Columbia CL 6142]

(1950: James Moody And His Cool Cats [78-Metronome B 529]

(1950: Paul Smith Quartet (Paul Smith, Piano; Tonny Rizzi, Guitar; Norm Seeling, Bass; Alvin Stoller, Drums) [Discovery 138] (78 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Les Brown And His Band Of Renown (Instrumental) in 1951 (LP: Over the Rainbow – A Panorama of Color) [Coral Album No. 9-8023] (8 Sides–1) [Coral 9-60490] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1951: Judy Garland With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal With Orchestra) [Decca 25493] (78 rpm)

(1951: Paul Smith Quartet (10″ LP: Paul Smith Quartet) [Discovery DL-3009]

(1951: Boyd Raeburn and His Orchestra [78-Savoy Records 805]

(1951: Rudi Schuricke (Adapt.: Ernst Verch) (Helmut Zacharias und seine großes Streichorchester) (Gerhard Gregor a.d. Hammond-Orgel) als Wenn du in meinen Träumen bei mir bist (Somewhere over the rainbow); B-kant van Auf Wiederseh’n [Polydor H 48 374] (78 rpm)

(1951: Paul Smith Quartet (10″ LP: Paul Smith Quartet) [Discovery DL-3009]

(#3 album-hit voor Rosemary Clooney and Harry James in 1952 (10″ LP: Hollywood’s Best) [Columbia ‎CL 6224]

(#7 album-hit voor Perry Como in 1952 (LP: TV Favorites) [RCA Victor WP 334] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1952: Buddy De Franco and Orchestra; B-kant van Summertime [78-MGM 11411]

(1952: Ellis Larkins (10″ LP: Blues in the Night) [Decca DL 5391]

(1952: George Shearing Quintet (10″ LP: I Hear Music) [MGM E 155]

(1953: The Dave Brubeck Trio and Quartet (10″ LP: Jazz at Storyville) [Fantasy 3-8]

(1953: Stan Kenton (10″ LP: Sketches on Standards) [Capitol H-426]

(1953: Rita Reys, säng (Lasse Gullins Kvartett) (Lass Gullin as, Gunner Svensson p, Simon Brehm b, Wes Ilcken dm.) [Artist 3095] (78 rpm)

(1953: Paul Weston and his Orchestra (LP: Dream Time Music) [Columbia CL 528]

(#7 album-hit voor The Four Freshmen in 1954 (10″ LP: Voices in Modern) [Capitol H-522]

(1954: The Checkers (Vocal by The Checkers With Orchestra) [King 4719] (78 rpm)

(1954: Performed by the orchestra in de film The Glenn Miller Story)

(1954: Art Tatum (LP: The Genius of Art Tatum #2) [Cleff Records MG C-613]

(#5 album-hit voor Judy Garland (Chorus and Orchestra Conducted by Jack Cathcart) (Arrangements by Harold Mooney) in 1955 (LP: Miss Show Business) [Capitol W-676]

(1955: Bud Powell (LP: The Amazing Bud Powell, Volume 2) [Blue Note BLP 1504]

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra Conducted by Ernie Wilkins) (LP: In the Land of Hi-Fi) [EmArcy MG 36058]

(1955: Billy Ward And His Dominoes (Vocal With Orchestra) [King 1502] (45 rpm)

(1956: Jerri Adams (LP: It’s Cool Inside) [Columbia CL 916]

(#1 album-hit voor Mantovani and his Orchestra in 1957 (LP: Film Encores) [London LL.1700]

(1957: Del-Vikings als Somewhere Over the Rainbow [Luniverse Records 106] (45 rpm)

(1957: Del Vikings (Orchestra Conducted by Carl Stevens) als Somewhere Over the Rainbow (LP: They Sing… They Swing) [Mercury MG-20314]

(1957: The Echoes [Specialty 601] (45 rpm)

(1957: The Satisfiers (Vocal Quartet with Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs); B-kant van Solitude [Coral 9-61788] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit voor Lester Lanin and his Orchestra in 1958 (LP: Have Band, Will Travel) [Epic LN 3520]

(1958: Bud Johnston And The Chanters; B-kant van No, No, No [45-DeLuxe 45 6177]

(1958: Doris Day with Frank De Vol and his Orchestra (LP: Hooray for Hollywood – Vol. I) [Columbia CS 8066]

(1958: Dorothy Donegan (LP: At the Embers) [Forum SF-9003] of [Roulette Records R-25010]

(1959: Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps (Vocal With Instrumental Accompaniment) [Capitol F 4153] (45 rpm)

(#11 album-hit voor Santo & Johnny (Directed by Bob Davie) in 1960 (LP: Encore) [Canadian American Records, Ltd. 1002]

(#16 hit voor The Demensions Irv Spice And The Orch. in 1960 [Mohawk 116] (45 rpm)

(1960: The Baysiders [Everest 19366] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Judy Garland (Orchestra Conducted by Mort Lindsey) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1961 (LP: Judy at Carnegie Hall) [Capitol Records WBO-1569]

(#34 album-hit voor Peter Nero (Orchestra Conducted By Marty Gold) (Produced By Marty Gold) (Recorded at Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson) in 1961 (LP: Piano Forte) [RCA Victor LSP 2334]

(1961: Werner Müller And His Orchestra (LP: Percussion in the Sky) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP.44008]

(1961: Leslie Uggams With Mitch Miller’s Sing Along Chorus (LP: Leslie Uggams on TV) [Columbia CS 8506]

(1962: Chet Baker Sextet (LP: Chet Is Back!) [RCA Victor PML 10307]

(#2 album-hit voor Ray Charles (Arr. Marty Paich) in 1963 (LP: Ingredients in a Recipe for Soul) [ABC-Paramount ‎ABC-465]

(#108 album-hit voor Connie Francis (Produced by Danny Davis) in 1963 (LP: Connie Francis Sings Award Winning Motion Picture Hits) [MGM SE4048]

(#15 album-hit voor Henry Mancini in 1964 (LP: The Concert Sound of Henry Mancini) [RCA Victor ‎LSP-2897]

(#85 album-hit voor Los Indios Tabajaras in 1964 (LP: Always in My Heart) [RCA Victor LSP 2912]

(#88 album-hit voor The Ray Charles Singers (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) in 1964 (LP: Songs for Lonesome Lovers) [Command RS 874-S.D.]

(#139 album-hit voor Sammy Davis Jr. (Arranged and Conducted By Peter Knight and Johnny Keating) (String Arrangements – Peter Knight) (Brass Arrangements – Johnny Keating) (Produced By Alan Freeman And Ray Horricks) (Recorded May 1963 At Pye Record’s Studios 17, Great Cumberland Place, London, W.1. England) in 1964 (LP: Sammy Davis Jr. Salutes the Stars of the London Palladium) [Reprise RS-6095]

(#139 album-hit voor Earl Grant in 1964 (LP: Fly Me to the Moon and Other Instrumental Favorites) [Decca DL 74454]

(1964: Lorez Alexandria ‎(Produced by Tutti Camarata) (LP: The Great) [Impulse! ‎AS-62]

(1964: François Lubiana (Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) (Accompagne par Jacques Denjean et son orchestre avec au piano Jeff Davis) als Il faut que tu reviennes (Over the rainbow) (EP: Pourquoi les filles) [45-Bel Air 211 293 M] (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1964: Ben Webster (LP: See You at the Fair) [Impulse! ‎AS-65]

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn (Arrangements by Billy Vaughn and Milt Rogers) in 1965 (LP: Pearly Shells) [Dot DLP 25,605]

(#28 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt, Trumpet in 1965 (LP: That Honey Horn Sound) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 3337]

(#130 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Billy Thorpe And The Aztecs in 1965 [G.N.P Crescendo Records GNP 340x] (45 rpm)

(#74 album-hit voor Henry Mancini in 1966 (LP: Henry Mancini Presents the Academy Award Songs – 31 “Oscar” Winners) [RCA Victor LSP 6013]

(1966: Patti LaBelle and The Bluebelles (Arr. & Cond. by Artie Butler) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}; B-kant van A Groovy Kind of Love [Atlantic 45-2318] (45 rpm)

(1966: Patti LaBelle & The Bluebelles (Recording engineer: Tom Dowd) (Supervision: Bert Berns) (LP: Over the Rainbow) [Atlantic SD 8119]

(1966: The Provocative Strings of Zacharias (Piano Solos by Dieter Reith) (LP: Pop Goes Baroque) [RCA Victor LSP 3597]

(1966: The George Shearing Quintet (Produced by David Cavanaugh and Tom Morgan) (Superb Shearing performance recorded “live” in San Francisco) (LP: Rare Form!) [Capitol Records ST-2447]

(1967: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Applebaum) (LP: I Believe) [Columbia CS 9506]

(1968: Ohio Players (LP: Observations in Time) [Capitol Records ST-192]

(1968: I Ribelli (Adapt.: De Villi [= Alberto Curci] als Arcobaleno (Over The Rainbow) (LP: I Ribelli) [Ricordi SMRP 9052] (Italiaanse versie)

(1969: Mal dei Primitives (LP: Mal dei Primitives) [RCA Italiana PSL 10442]

(1974: Michel Legrand (Arr., Cond. and Musically Designed by Michel Legrand) (LP: Twenty Songs of the Century) [Bell 4200]

(#201 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Maureen McGovern (Produced By Carl Maduri) als When You Wish Upon a Star / Over the Rainbow in 1975 (LP: Academy Award Performance: And the Envelope, Please) [20th Century Records T-474]

(1975: Ryan (LP: Ryan . . . At the Rank) [Black Mountain Records BM 2]

(1976: Dana (Produced by Geoff Stephens) (Re-mixing by Barry Blue) (Arrangements: Andrew Jackman) (LP: Love Songs & Fairy Tales) [GTO ‎GTLP 016]

(#30 Easy Listening-hit voor Gary Tanner (Produced By Joey Averback & Stephen Geyer) in 1978 [20th Century Fox Records TC-2373] (45 rpm)

(1978: Shirley Bassey (Arranged and Conducted by Arthur Greenslade) (LP: Yesterdays) [United Artists Records UAS 30141]

(#10 C&W-hit voor Jerry Lee Lewis (Produced by Eddie Kilroy) in 1980; B-kant van Folsom Prison Blues [Elektra E-47026] (45 rpm)

(#31 album-hit voor Willie Nelson in 1981 (LP: Somewhere Over the Rainbow) [Columbia ‎FC 36883]

(#35 album-hit voor Sam Harris in 1984 (LP: Sam Harris) [Motown ‎6103ML]

(1984: Sam Harris (Arranged by Jimmy Haskell) [Motown 1780 MF] (45 rpm)

(1988: Rob Wasserman Duet with Stephane Grappelli (Produced by Rob Wasserman, Clare Wasserman and David Grisman) (Executive Producer: Ricky Schulz) als Stardust op de Rob Wasserman (LP: Duets) [MCA Records ‎MCA-42131]

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [Columbia 44111]

(1991: George Shearing and The King’s Singers with Neil Swainson (The King’s Singers: David Hurley – Alastair Hume – Robert Chilcott – Bruce Russell – Simon Carrington – Stephen Connolly) with George Shearing (piano) & Neil Swainson (double bass) (CD: Get Happy!) [EMI Classics ‎CDC 7 54190 2]

(#108 album-hit voor Kathie Lee Gifford in 1993 (CD: Sentimental) [Warner Bros. 9 45084-2]

(1996: Sandra Cross With Alan Weekes (Sandra Cross: Vocals) (Alan Weekes: Guitar) (Kenrick Rowe: Drums) (Gary Crosby: Upright Bass) (Alex Wilson: Piano) (Byron Wallen: Flugel Horn) (Tony (Engineer: Michael Weekes) (Producer: Alan Weekes) (Executive Producer: Koichi Hanafusa) (Recorded and mixed at Genesis Studios, Ilford in August and September ’96) (CD: Just a Dream: The Birth of Reggae Swing) [Hana Records ‎HANCD001]

(1997: Linda Eder (Produced by Linda Eder and Frank Wildhorn) (Executive Producer: Craig Kaliman) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (CD: It’s Time) [Atlantic 82977-2]

(#44 album-hit voor Harry Nilsson in 1998 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: You’ve Got Mail) [Warner Sunset Records/Atlantic 83153-2]

(#17 album-hit voor Kenny G in 1999 (CD: Classics in the Key of G) [Arista 07822 19085-2]

(#153 album-hit voor Jane Monheit (Producer: Joel Dorn) (Executive Producer: Carl Griffin) in 2001 (CD: Come Dream with Me) [N-Coded Music NC-4219-2]

(2001: Israel Kamakawiwo’ole (Executive Producer: Israel Kamakawiwo’ole) (Producer: Jon De Mello) (Recorded in Hawaii) (Engineered by Milan Bertosa, Lawrence Yurong) (Mastered by John Golden, John Golden Mastering, California) (Hobo House on the Hill: Roni “Hobo Kid”, Lawrence Yurong, Ronnie Esteban) {Timeless Classic Song op radio station KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Alone in Iz World) [Big Boy Record Company ‎BBCD 5907]

(2001: Bob Walsh (CD: Unforgettable Songs) [Cœur de Lion CDLCD-1996]

(#11 album-hit in Engeland voor Cliff Richard als Somewhere Over the Rainbow / What a Wonderful World in 2002 (CD: Wanted) [Papillon 5 050003 002025]

(#1 album-hit voor Ray Charles with Johnny Mathis in 2004 op de Ray Charles (CD: Genius Loves Company) [Concord Records ‎CCD-2248-2]

(2004: Janet Seidel (Produced by David Seidel) als Somewhere Over the Rainbow (CD: The Art of Lounge Volume 3) [La Brava Music LB 0056]

(#12 hit als dubbele A-kant voor Katharine McPhee (Produced by David Foster) (Produced and Mixed by Humberto Gatica) (1). Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Produced by Harry Sommerdahl & Brad Gilderman) (Mixed by Brad Gilderman) (2.) My Destiny in 2006 [RCA ‎82876-86129-7] (45 rpm)

(#20 album-hit voor Billy Ray Cyrus in 2007 (CD: Home at Last) [Walt Disney 000707]

(#44 hit voor Glee Cast in 2010 [Twentieth Century Fox Television] (Digital download)

(2010: Dan Neufeld {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Whistler) [Whistle Records/CD Baby 859703041724]

1972: Bill Withers – Use Me [Sussex SUK 241] (1 week 3)
Use Me - Bill Withers
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Bill Withers)
(Produced by Bill Withers With Ray Jackson, James Gadson, Melvin Dunlap, Benorce Blackman)

(#177 album-hit voor Esther Phillips in 1972 (LP: Alone Again Naturally) [Kudu KU-09]

(1972: Jay Berliner (Jay Berliner: Electric & Rhythm Guitar) (Gordon Edwards: Fender & Acoustic Bass) (Jimmy Johnson: Drums) (Paul Griffin: Piano) (Cornell Dupree: Guitar) (Joe Venuto: Mallets, Tambourin) (Produced By Bob Shad) (Arranged and Conducted By Wade Marcus) (LP: Bananas Are Not Created Equal) [Mainstream MRL 384]

(#14 album-hit voor Isaac Hayes (Produced & Arranged by Isaac Hayes) in 1973 (LP: Live at the Sahara Tahoe) [Enterprise ENS 2-5005]

(#38 album-hit voor Liza Minnelli in 1973 (Produced by “Snuff” Garrett) (Arranged by Al Capps) (LP: Liza Minnelli The Singer) [Columbia KC 32149]

(#32 album-hit voor Grace Jones in 1981 (LP: Nightclubbing)

(#93 R&B-hit voor Aaron Neville in 1995)

1972: The Main Ingredient – Everybody Plays The Fool [RCA Victor 74-0731] (1 week 3)
Everybody Plays The Fool - The Main Ingredient
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Rudy Clark; Jim Bailey; Kenneth Williams)
(Arr. and Cond. by Bert De Coteaux)
(Produced by Tony Silvester & Luther Simmons)
(Production Supervised by Buzz Willis)

(#8 hit voor Aaron Neville (Keyboards: Terry Burrus) (Overdubs Engineer: Rick Van Benschoten) (Assistant Engineer for Mix: Lolly Grodner) (Edited by Eric Rosenberg) (Produced by Linda Ronstadt, George Massenburg & Russell Kunkel) (Additional Production and Remix by Daniel Abraham) in 1991 [A&M Records 75021 1563 7] (45 rpm)

2006: Hinder – Lips Of An Angel (4 weken 3)
Lips Of An Angel - Hinder

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Hinder [ = Austin Winkler, Joe Garvey, Mark King, Mike Rodden & Cody Hanson]; Brian Howes)
(Produced by Brian Howes)
(Mixed by Chris Lord Alge)

(#77 hit voor Jack Ingram in 2007)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1972: Rick Nelson & The Stone Canyon Band – Garden Party [Decca 32980] (2 weken 1)
Garden Party - Rick Nelson

(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Rick Nelson)
(Produced By Rick Nelson)
(Engineer: Memo [ = Mike Shields]

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 november 1972)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(1977: Johnny Lee als Country Party (LP: H-e-e-ere’s Johnny!) [GRT 8022]

(2001: Smokie (CD: Uncovered Too) [CMC ‎5343582]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1957: The Everly Brothers – Wake Up Little Susie [Cadence 1337] (8 weken 1)Wake Up Little Susie - The Everly Brothers 2
(vandaag 60 jaar geleden)
(Felice Bryant; Boudleaux Bryant)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#1 hit in de Top 100 op 14 oktober 1957)

(#1 R&B-hit voor The Every Brothers (Vocal with Orchestra) op 28 oktober 1957 [Cadence 1337] (45 rpm)

(1972: Little Gerhard (LP: Keep on Rockin’) [Polydor 2379 039] {uit Zweden}

(#21 album-hit voor Loggins & Messina in 1975 (LP: So Fine) [Columbia PC 33810]

(1978: Leroy Van Dyke (LP: Rock Relics) [Plantation PLP 526]

(#27 pop-hit voor Simon And Garfunkel (Produced By Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Phil Ramone And Roy Halee) in 1982 [Warner Bros. Records WBS50053] (45 rpm)

1967: Tammy Wynette – I Don’t Wanna Play House [Epic 5-10211] (3 weken 1)
I Don’t Wanna Play House - Tammy Wynette
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Billy Sherrill; Glenn Sutton)
(Produced by Billy Sherrill)

{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(1968: Billie Jo Spears (Produced by Kelso Herston) (LP: The Voice of Billie Joe Spears) [Capitol Records ST-114]

(1968: Tammy Wynette (LP: Take Me to Your World / I Don’t Wanna Play House) [Epic BN 26353]

1972: Donna Fargo – Funny Face [Dot Records DOA-17429] (3 weken 1)
Funny Face - Donna Fargo
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Donna Fargo)
(Arranged & Conducted by Bill Walker)
(A Stan Silver Production)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 januari 1973)

(1972: Kitty Wells (LP: I’ve Got Yesterday) [Decca DL 75382]

1989: Clint Black – Killin’ Time [RCA 8945-7-R] (1 week 1)
Killin’ Time - Clint Black
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Clint Black; Hayden Nicholas)
(Produced by James Stroud and Mark Wright)
(Executive Producer: Bill Ham)

{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2000: Aaron Tippin – Kiss This (2 weken 1)
Kiss This - Aaron Tippin
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Phil Douglas; Aaron Tippin; Thea Tippin)

(#42 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 oktober 2000)

2006: Josh Turner – Would You Go With Me (2 weken 1)
Would You Go With Me - Josh Turner

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(John Scott Sherrill; Shawn Camp)

(#43 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 oktober 2006)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1967: Sam & Dave – Soul Man [Stax 45-231] (7 weken 1)
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Isaac Hayes; David Porter)
(Produced by Isaac Hayes & David Porter)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 november 1967)

(#49 pop-hit voor Ramsey Lewis (Arr. & Prod. by Richard Evans) in 1967 [Cadet 5583] (45 rpm)

(#37 album-hit voor Rotary Connection (Produced by: Marshall Chess and Charles Stepney) (Arranged by: Charles Stepney) (Recording Engineer: Doug Brand) in 1968 (LP: The Rotary Connection) [Cadet Concept LPS-312]

(1967: Jeanne & The Darlings (Produced by Isaac Hays & David Porter) als Soul Girl [Volt 45-156] (45 rpm)

(#52 album-hit voor Ramsey Lewis (Ramsey Lewis, piano) (Cleveland Eaton, bass) (Maurice White, drums) (augmented by orchestra conducted by Richard Evans) (Recorded: July & October, 1967, at Ter Mar Studios, Chicago) (Recording Engineer: Doug Brand) (Produced By: Richard Evans) in 1968 (LP: Up Pops Ramsey) [Cadet LPS-799]

(1968: Billy Vera & Judy Clay (LP: Storybook Children) [Atlantic SD 8174]

(#1 album-hit voor Blues Brothers in 1978 (LP: Briefcase Full of Blues) [Atlantic SD 19217]

(#14 pop-hit voor Blues Brothers (Produced by Bob Tischler) (Musical Director: Paul Shaffer) in 1979 [Atlantic 3545] (45 rpm)

(1986: Sam Moore & Lou Reed (St: Soul Man)

(1995: Booker T. & The MG’s (All Titles Previously Unissued) (CD: Booker T & The MG’s Play the “Hip Hits”) [Ace CDSXD 065]

1972: The Spinners – I’ll Be Around [Atlantic 45-2904] (5 weken 1)
I’ll Be Around - The Spinners
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Thom Bell; Phil Hurtt)
(Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Thom Bell)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 november 1972)

(#81 R&B-hit voor Terri Wells (Engineers: Bruce Weeden & Al Alberts, Jr.) (Produced by Nick Martinelli)  in 1984 [Philly World Records 7-99753] (45 rpm)

(#62 pop-hit voor What Is This (Produced by Todd Rundgren) in 1985 [MCA Records MCA-52593] (45 rpm)

(#76 R&B-hit voor Russ Freeman & the Rippingtons featuring Jeffrey Osborne in 1994)

(#14 album-hit voor The Spinners in 1995 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (Dead Presidents) [Capitol Records ‎CDP 7243 8 32438 2 2]

(#39 pop-hit voor Rappin’ 4-Tay featuring the Spinners in 1995)

(#97 pop-hit voor Daryl Hall & John Oates in 2005)

(#8 album-hit voor Seal (℗ 2011) in 2012 (CD: Soul 2) [Reprise 528694-2]

1989: Janet Jackson – Miss You Much [A&M Records AM-1445] (2 weken 1)
Miss You Much - Janet Jackson

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Terry Lewis; James Harris III)
(Mastered by Brian Gardner at Bernie Grundman Mastering)
(Produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis)
(Co-Producer: Janet Jackson)
(Executive Producer: John McClain)
(Mixing Engineer: Steve Hodge)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 oktober 1989)

2006: Chris Brown – Say Goodbye (6 weken 1)
Say Goodbye - Chris Brown

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Taurian Stropshire; Bryan-Michael Cox; Kendrick Dean)

(#10 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 november 2006)

(Uit de film Step Up met in de hoofdrollen Channing Tatum & Jenna Dewan, gaat op 7 augustus 2006 in Hollywood, California in première en draait vanaf 11 augustus 2006 in heel Amerika)


This US list was compiled by data from the books titled Joel Whitburn’s “Pop Memories 1890-1954”, “Top Pop Singles 1955-2010”, “Top Adult Songs 1961-2006”, “Hot Country Songs 1944-2010”, “Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010” and Billboard Magazine (©2017)



1966: The Beatles – Eleanor Rigby [Parlophone NZP.3212] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney)
(Produced in England by George Martin)

(B-kant van Yellow Submarine)

(#11 hit in de US Hot 100 op 24 september 1966)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#35 hit in Amerika voor Ray Charles in 1968 [ABC Records/TRC 45-11045] (45 rpm)

(#11 hit in Amerika voor Aretha Franklin (Produced by Jerry Wexler, Tom Dowd, Arif Mardin) (Recorded at Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida) in 1969 [Atlantic 45-2683] (45 rpm)

1984: Stevie Wonder – I Just Called To Say I Love You [Motown 1745 MF] (8 weken 1)
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Stevie Wonder)
(Written, arranged & produced by Stevie Wonder)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 13 oktober 1984)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(Uit de film The Woman in Red met in de hoofdrollen Gene Wilder & Kelly LeBrock, draait vanaf 15 augustus 1984 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)


New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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