22 oktober

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

De nummer 1-hits van 22 oktober

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1921: Ted Lewis Jazz Band – All By Myself [Columbia A3434] (4 weken 1)
All By Myself - Ted Lewis Jazz Band
(vandaag 96 jaar geleden)
(Irving Berlin)
(Dance Music)

(#5 hit voor Frank Crumit in 1921 [78-Columbia A3415]

(#5 hit voor Aileen Stanley (Comedienne with orchestra) in 1921 [Victor 18774] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Benny Krueger’s Orchestra (For Dancing) in 1921 [Brunswick 2130] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Vaughn DeLeath in 1921 [78-OKeh 4365]

(#14 hit voor Selvin’s Novelty Orchestra in 1921 [78-Arto 9067]

(#2 soundtrack-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1946 in de film Blue Skies)

(1946: Bing Crosby, Joan Caulfield (gedubbbed door Betty Russell) in de film Blue Skies)

(1946: Morton Downey; B-kant van Blue Skies [78-Majestic 1046]

(#6 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1951 (LP: Cocktail Time with Frankie Carle) {medley + A Pretty Girls Is Like a Melody/Mandy}

(1953: Eddie Fisher (10” LP: Sings Irving Berlin Favorites) [RCA Victor LPM 3122]

(#8 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Orchestra Conducted by Jackie Gleason) (Trumpet Solos by Bobby Hackett) in 1956 (LP: Jackie Gleason Presents Music to Change Her Mind) [Capitol Records W-632]

(1957: Pat Boone (LP: Pat Boone Sings Irving Berlin) [Dot DLP 3077]

(#12 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians als A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody/All by Myself/How Deep Is the Ocean/Always/The Song Is Ended/Soft Lights and Sweet Music/Lazy/They Say It’s Wonderful/Lady of the Evening/Blue Skies/White Christmas/Say It Isn’t So/All Alone/Russian Lullaby/Say It with Music/Remember/Mandy/What’ll I Do/Crinoline Days/Marie in 1958 (LP: Berlin by Lombardo – Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians in a Hi-Fi Medley of 40 Irving Berlin Hits!) [Capitol Records T-1019]

(1958: Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra Conducted by Paul Weston) (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Song Book) [Verve Records MGV 4019-1]

(#24 album-hit voor Nat King Cole (With Orchestra And Chorus Conducted by Belford Hendricks) in 1962 (LP: Dear Lonely Hearts) [Capitol Records T-1838]

(#100 album-hit voor Bobby Darin (Arranged and Conducted by Billy May) (Produced by Tom Morgan) in 1962 (LP: Oh! Look at Me Now) [Capitol Records ST-1791]

(#25 album-hit voor Brenda Lee (with Chorus and Orchestra Conducted by Walter Brennan) in 1963 (LP: All Alone Am I) [Decca DL 74370]

(#18 album-hit voor Nancy Sinatra (Arranged and Conducted by Billy Strange) in 1967 (LP: Sugar) [Reprise RS 6239]

(1972: Peter Dean (LP: Ding Dong Daddy!) [Project 3 Records PR 5075 SD]

1988: Phil Collins – Groovy Kind Of Love [Atlantic 7-89017] (2 weken 1)
Groovy Kind Of Love - Phil Collins

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Toni Wine; Carole Bayer Sager)
(Produced by Phil Collins and Anne Dudley)

(Uit de film Buster met in de hoofdrollen Phil Collins & Julie Walters, draait vanaf 16 september 1988 in de Britse bioscopen en gaat op 23 november 1988 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen in roulatie)

(Het origineel is van Diane & Annita op de EP A Groovy Kind of Love uit 1965 [45-Vogue 18035]

(#2 hit voor The Mindbenders als A Groovy Kind of Love op 28 mei 1966 [Fontana F-1541] (45 rpm)

(#43 album-hit voor Pet Clark (Produced by Tony Hatch) (Arranged by Johnny Harris & Tony Hatch) (Orchestra Directed by Johnny Harris) als A Groovy Kind of Love in 1966 (LP: I Couldn’t Live Without Your Love) [Warner Bros. Records ‎WS 1645]

(1966: Duane Eddy (Produced By Lee Hazlewood) (LP: The Biggest Twang of Them All) [Reprise RS 6218]

(1966: Patti Labelle & The Bluebells (Arr. & Cond. by Artie Butler) (Produced by Bert Berns) als Groovy Kind of Love [Atlantic 45-2318] (45 rpm)

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

(1966: Mrs. Elva Miller (LP: Will Success Spoil Mrs. Miller?!) [Capitol Records ST-2579]

(#45 album-hit voor Sonny & Cher (Arranged & Produced By Sonny Bono) (Conducted by: Harold Battiste) (Engineer: Stan Ross, Gold Star Studios, Hollywood, California) als Groovy Kind of Love in 1967 (LP: In Case You’re in Love) [Atco Records SD 33-203]

(1967: I Camaleonti als Non c’è più nessuno; B-kant van La libertà [45-Kansas DM 1016]

(1967: Gene Pitney (Produced By: Gene Pitney & George Tobin) (Orchestra Arranged & Conducted By: Jimmy Wisner) als A Groovy Kind of Love (LP: Golden Greats) [Musicor Records MS 3134]

(#32 hit in Engeland voor Les Gray (Produced by Pip Williams) als A Groovy Kind of Love in 1977 [Warner Bros. Records K 16883] (45 rpm)

(#28 album-hit in voor Neil Diamond in 1993 (CD: Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building)

(1995: Michael Chapdelaine als A Groovy Kind of Love (CD: With Love) [Time Life Music]

(2001: Dan Finnerty in de film The Wedding Planner)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1932: Rudy Vallée And His Connecticut Yankees – Let’s Put Out The Lights (And Go To Sleep) [Columbia 2715-D] (3 weken 2)

(vandaag 85 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Herman Hupfeld)
(Vocal Refrain)

(#2 hit voor Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra Featuring Ramona and her Grand Piano op 12 november 1932 [Victor 24140] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Ben Bernie and His Orchestra in 1932 [78-Brunswick 6504]

(#5 album-hit voor Billy May And His Orchestra in 1953 op de EP: Bacchanalia! [Capitol EBF 374] (Part 4 [F4-374] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (LP: The Divine Sarah Sings) [Mercury MG-25188]

(1956: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra Conducted by Hugo Peretti) (LP: Sarah Vaughan at the Blue Note) [Mercury MG-20094]

(#20 album-hit voor Lena Horne (with Lennie Hayton and His Orchestra) in 1958 (LP: Give the Lady What She Wants) [RCA Victor LSP 1879]

(1959: Matt Dennis als Let’s Put Out The Lights (LP: Welcome Matt Dennis) [Jubilee JGS 1105]

(#8 album-hit voor The Ray Conniff Singers in 1960 (LP: It’s the Talk of the Town) [Columbia CL 1334]

(#21 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1962 (LP: Rhythm Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8527]

(1962: The Mad Musical World of Mel Henke (LP: La Dolce Henke) [Warner Bros. WS 1472]

(#188 album-hit voor Rudy Vallée & His Connecticut Yankees in 1982 op de various artists The Original Motion Sound Track Picture (LP: Pennies from Heaven) [Warner Bros. Records ‎2HW 3639]

1938: Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra – Mexicali Rose [Decca 2001] (4 weken 3)
Mexicali Rose - Bing Crosby
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Helen Stone /Muziek: Jack B. Tenney)
(Vocal with Orchestra)
(Published ℗ 1923)

(Het origineel is van Lewis James (Tenor With Orchestra) uit 1923; B-kant van That Old Gang of Mine [OKeh 4952] (78 rpm)

(1924: Castlewood Marimba Band [78-Brunswick 2649]

(1925: Carlyle Stevenson [78-Sunset 1121]

(1924: Bar Harbor Society [78-Vocalion]

(1928: King Queen & Jack [78-Champion 40075]

(1935: Gene Autry (Vocal with Inst. Acc.) [Conqueror 8629] (78 rpm)

(1935: Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys [OKeh 03086] (78 rpm)

(1939: Gene Autry (Vocal with Instrumental Accomp.) ‎[OKeh 03097] (78 rpm)

(1948: Johnny Bond and his Red River Valley Boys)

(#2 album-hit voor Wayne King and his Orchestra in 1947 (LP: Wayne King Waltzes – Volume 2) [RCA Victor P-171] [RCA Victor 20-2097-A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#1 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1948 (LP: Roses in Rhythm) [Columbia 174] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#8 album-hit voor Mantovani in 1952 (LP: A Collection of Favorite Waltzes)

(#9 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1954 (LP: Bing: A Musical Autobiography) [Decca DX-151]

(1958: Hank Locklin (LP: Foreign Love) [RCA Victor LPM 1673]

(1959: Teresa Brewer (Vocal with Chorus And Orchestra Directed by Dick Jacobs); B-kant van If You Like-a Me [Coral 9-62150] (45 rpm)

(#8 hit in Engeland voor Karl Denver in 1961 [Decca 45-F.11395] (45 rpm)

(#33 album-hit voor Bob Moore in 1961 (LP: Mexico and Other Great Hits!)

(1962: Lawrence Welk (LP: A Lawrence Welk Sing-a-Long Party) [Dot DLP 3432]

(#122 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Directed by Ralph Carmichael) in 1963 (LP: Country Style) [Kapp KS 3305]

(1963: Billy Mure And The Aztec Guitars (LP: Maria Elena and Other Great Songs) [MGM E 4189]

(#13 album-hit voor Al Martino in 1964 (LP: Living a Lie) [Capitol ST-2040]

(#30 album-hit voor Jim Reeves (Arranged by William McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins) in 1964 (LP: Moonlight and Roses) [RCA LSP 2854]

(1965: Elton Britt (LP: The Singing Hills) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-521]

(1972: Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra (Producer: Roland Shaw) (Engineer: Arthur Bannister) (LP: This Is My World) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP 44189]

1938: Ozzie Nelson and his Orchestra – At Long Last Love [Bluebird B-7825] (1 week 3)
At Long Last Love - Ozzie Nelson
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Cole Porter)
(Vocal refrain by Ozzie Nelson)

(Clifton Webb in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie You Never Know, gaat op 21 september 1938 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Na 78 keer is op 26 november 1938 de laatste voorstelling)

(#11 hit voor Larry Clinton and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Bea Wain) in 1938 [Victor 26014] (78 rpm)

(1955: John Mehegan (Recording Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder) (Recording Supervisor – Ozzie Cadena) (LP: “Reflections”) [Savoy Records MG-12028]

(1956: Barbara Carroll Trio (LP: It’s a Wonderful World) [RCA Victor LPM 1396]

(#2 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra arranged and conducted by Nelson Riddle) in 1957 (LP: A Swingin’ Affair!) [Capitol W-803]

(#20 album-hit voor Lena Horne (with Lennie Hayton and His Orchestra) in 1958 (LP: Give the Lady What She Wants) [RCA Victor LSP 1879]

(#25 album-hit voor André Previn His Piano And Orchestra in 1960 (LP: Like Love) [Columbia ‎CS 8233]

(1960: Keely Smith (Arranged and Conducted by Gerard Dolin) (LP: Swing, You Lovers) [Dot DLP 3265]

(#18 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Arranged and Conducted by Neal Hefti) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1962 (LP: Sinatra and Swingin’ Brass) [Reprise R9-1005]

(1963: Bill Henderson With The Oscar Peterson Trio (LP: Bill Henderson with the Oscar Peterson Trio) [MGM SE4128]

(#17 album-hit voor Nancy Wilson (Produced by David Cavanaugh) (Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Sid Feller) in 1965 (LP: Gentle Is My Love) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2351]

(1972: Carmen McRae (Recorded live at Donte’s, Los Angeles, California) (LP: The Great American Songbook) [Atlantic SD 2-904]

1977: Carly Simon – Nobody Does It Better [Elektra E-45413] (3 weken 2)
Nobody Does It Better - Carly Simon

(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Carole Bayer Sager; Marvin Hamlisch)
(Produceed by Richard Perry)
(Engineered by Howard Steele)
(Strings & Horns Arranged & Conducted by Richard Hewson)

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

(Titelsong van de James Bond-film The Spy Who Loved Me met in de hoofdrol Roger Moore, ging op 7 juli 1977 in Londen, Engeland in première en gaat op 13 juli in Amerikaanse bioscopen in roulatie)

1977: Shaun Cassidy – That’s Rock ‘N’ Roll [Warner Bros./Curb Records WBS 8423] (2 weken 3)
That’s Rock ‘N’ Roll - Shaun Cassidy
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Eric Carmen)
(Produced and Arranged by Michael Lloyd)

(#21 album-hit voor Eric Carmen (Produced by Jimmy Ienner) {het origineel} in 1975 (LP: Eric Carmen) [Arista ‎AL 4057]

(#3 album-hit voor Shaun Cassidy (Produced by Michael Lloyd) (Arranged Michael Lloyd) in 1977 (LP: Shaun Cassidy) [Warner Bros./Curb Records BS 3067]

(1988: Eric Carmen (Produced by Jimmy Ienner); B-kant van Make Me Lose Control [Arista AS1-9686] (45 rpm)

1988: Information Society – What’s On Your Mind (Pure Energy) [Tommy Boy 7-27826] (1 week 3)
What’s On Your Mind - Information Society

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Paul Robb; Kurt Valaquen)
(Produced by Fred Maher)
(Executive Producer: Kevin Laffey)
(Arranged and Programmed by Paul Robb and Fred Maher)
(Mixed by Roey Shamir and Fred Maher)

2005: Nickelback – Photograph (1 week 2)
Photograph - Nickelback

(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Nickelback [ = Chad Kroeger, Ryan Peake, Mike Kroeger & Daniel Adair] /Tekst: Chad Kroeger)
(Produced by Nickelback and Joey Moi)
(Engineered by Joey Moi)
(Mixed by Mike Shipley)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

2002: Keely Smith – April In Paris [Concord Records] [albumtrack]
April In Paris - Keely Smith

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(Vernon Duke; Edgar Yip Harburg)
(Executive Producer: Keely Smith)
(Produced by Bobby Milano)
(Engineered & Mixed by Charlie Paakkaari)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Keely Swings Basie Style…With Strings) [Concord Records CCD-2138-2]

(#141 US album-hit Sammy Davis–Count Basie (Arranged and Conducted by Quincy Jones) (Produced by Jim Davis) in 1965 (LP: Our Shining Hour) [Verve Records V6-8605]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1955: Webb Pierce – Love, Love, Love [Decca 9-29662] (13 weken 1)Love Love Love - Webb Pierce
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Ted Jarrett)
(Singing With Instrumental Accompaniment)

(B-kant van If You Were Me)

(C&W Best Sellers in Stores-chart)

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

1955: Eddy Arnold and his Guitar – That Do Make It Nice [RCA Victor 47-6198] (2 weken 1)
That Do Make It Nice - Eddy Arnold
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Eddy Arnold; Fred Ebb; Paul Klein)

(B-kant van Just Call Me Lonesome)

(Most Played C&W in Juke Boxes-chart)

1966: Buck Owens and The Buckaroos – Open Up Your Heart [Capitol 5705] (4 weken 1)
Open Up Your Heart - Buck Owens
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Buck Owens)
(Produced by: Ken Nelson)

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

(1967: Bill Anderson (Vocals With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) (Vocal Accompaniment by The Jordanaires) (LP: Get While the Gettin’s Good) [Decca DL 74855]

1983: Alabama – Lady Down On Love [RCA PB-13590] (1 week 1)
Lady Down On Love - Alabama
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Randy Owen)
(Produced by Harold Shedd & Alabama)

(#76 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 november 1983)

1988: Tanya Tucker – Strong Enough To Bend [Capitol B-44188] (1 week 1)
Strong Enough To Bend - Tanya Tucker
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Beth Nielsen Chapman; Don Schlitz)
(Produced by Jerry Crutchfield)
(Recorded in Nassau, Bahamas)

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

2005: Keith Urban – Better Life (6 weken 1)
Better Life - Keith Urban

(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Richard Marx; Keith Urban)

(#44 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 oktober 2005)

2016: Kenny Chesney Featuring P!nk – Setting The World On Fire (4 weken 1)

(vandaag 1 jaar geleden)
(Ross Copperman; Josh Osborne; Matt Jenkins)

(#29 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 augustus 2016)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1955: The Platters – Only You (And You Alone) [Mercury 70633X45] (7 weken 1)
Only You - The Platters

(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Buck Ram)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 5 november 1955)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation Cruisin’ 1430 AM in Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#8 pop-hit voor The Hilltoppers Featuring Jimmy Sacca in 1955 [Dot 45-15423] (45 rpm)

(1957: François Deguelt (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) als Loin de vous (Only you) (EP: Loin de vous) [45-Columbia ESRF 1128] (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1957: Anny Gould (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) (Orchestre, direction: Franck Aussman) als Loin de vous (Only You) (EP: Loin de vous) [45-Pathé 45 EG 313] (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1957: Grethe og Jørgen Ingmann (Adapt.: Allan Hondé) als Hvis du vil; B-kant van Avant de mourir (Livets sang) [Metronome Records B 45-1148] (45 rpm) (Deense versie)

(1957: Johnny Otis (LP: Rock and Roll Hit Parade, Volume One) [Dig Records LP 104]

(1958: Michel Legrand and his Orchestra als Only You [Columbia 4-41312] (45 rpm) (LP: I Love Movies)

(1958: Luis Mariano (Adapt.: Paroles françaises: Jacques Plante) (Orchestre, direction: Jacques-Henry Rys) als Loin de vous (Only You) (EP: Only You) [La voix de son maître 7 EGF 297] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1958: Claude Parent (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) als Loin de vous “Only you” (EP: Loin de vous) [45-Fontana 460.555 ME] (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(#9 pop-hit voor Franck Pourcel’s French Fiddles  (Instrumental) {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Only You in 1959; B-kant van Rainy Night in Paris [Capitol F4165] (45 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And His Orchestra And Chorus in 1961 (LP: Memories are Made of This) [Columbia CL 1574]

(1961: The Gaylords (Italian lyrics by Ilio Benvenuti) als Only You (And You Alone) (LP: The Gaylords Sing American Hits in Italian) [Mercury MG-20620]

(#29 album-hit voor Brenda Lee (With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Owen Bradley) (Arrangements by Bill McElhiney) in 1962 (LP: Sincerely) [Decca DL 74216]

(1962: Anita Lindblom (Adapt.: Nico [= Harry Nicolausson] (S. O. Walldoffs Orkester) als Bara du (Only You) (EP: Ta’ ett snälltåg till himlen) [Fontana 466 260 TE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Zweedse versie)

(#17 album hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Mr. Acker Bilk with the Leon Young String Chorale in 1963 (LP: A Taste of Honey) [Columbia 33SX 1493] (EMI)

(#77 pop-hit voor Mr. Acker Bilk With The Leon Young String Chorale (Instrumental) in 1963 [Atco Records 45-6247] (45 rpm)

(1963: Mr. Acker Bilk with The Leon Young String Chorale (Instrumental) [Atco Records 45-6247] (45 rpm)

(1963: Bobby Vinton (with the Jordanaires) (LP: Bobby Vinton Sings The Greatest Hits of the Golden Groups) [Epic BN 26049]

(#70 album-hit voor The Bachelors als Only You in 1964 ‎(LP: Presenting: The Bachelors) [London PS.353]

(#94 album-hit voor The Lettermen (arranged and conducted by Jimmie Haskell) in 1964 (LP: The Lettermen Look at Love) [Capitol Records ST-2083]

(#122 Bubbling Under-hit voor Wayne Newton (Produced by: T.M. Production) (Arranged and Conducted by Jimmie Haskell) als Only You in 1964 [Capitol Records 5203] (45 rpm)

(1964: James Brown (LP: Out of Sight) [Smash Records SRS-67058]

(1964: Sammy Turner (Produced By George Kerr & Sidney Barnes) (Arr. by Teacho Wiltshire) als Only You [Motown MOTOWN 1055] (45 rpm)

(1967: Michèle Torr avec Jacques Denjean et son orchestre (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) als Only You “Loin de vous” (EP: Only you) [Mercury Records 152.097 MCE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(#24 Easy Listening-hit voor Norro Wilson (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) in 1968 [Smash S-2192] (45 rpm)

(1968: Eddy Mitchell (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) (Accompagné par les Soul Brass) (Enregisté aux studio C.B.E.) (Prise de son: Bernard Estardy) als Only You (LP: 7 colts pour Schmoll) [Barclay 80 370]

(1968: Jimmy Roselli (Orchestra Conducted by Larry Wilcox and George Siravo) als Only You (LP: Sweet Sounds of Success) [United Artists UAS 6686]

(#95 pop-hit voor Bobby Hatfield (Produced by Dick Glasser) (Arr. & Conducted by Ernie Freeman) in 1969 [Verve Records VK 10634] (45 rpm)

(#167 album-hit in Amerika voor The Exotic Guitars (Arr. & Cond. by Bill Justis) (Produced by Randy Wood) als Only You in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [Ranwood RLP 8040]

(1969: Bobby Hatfield (Produced by Dick Glasser) (Arr. & Conducted by Ernie Freeman) [Verve Records VK 10634] (45 rpm)

(1969: Salena Jones (With The Keith Mansfield Orchestra) (LP: The Moment of Truth) [CBS S 63613]

(1969: Liliane Saint-Pierre als Only You (LP: Hier is…Liliane Saint-Pierre) [Polydor 2420005] (Nederlandse versie)

(1969: Norro Wilson (Arranged by Cam Mullins) (LP: Dedicated to: Only You) [Smash/Mercury SRS-67116]

(1970: Flamingokvintetten (Adapt.: sv. Text Nico [= Harry Nicolausson] als Bara du (LP: Flamingokvintetten 1) [Flam FLAM 154 LP] (Zweedse versie)

(1970: Gene Pitney als Only You (LP: This Is Gene Pitney: Singing The Platters’ – Golden Platters) [Musicor Records MS 3183]

(#10 album-hit voor The Platters (Dialogue By “Wolfman Jack”) in 1973 op de various artists 41 Original Hits from the Sound Track of (LP: American Graffiti) [MCA Records ‎MCA2-8001]

(1973: Jan Høiland als Bara du (LP: En bit av mig själv) [Flora TNBL 890] (Zweedse versie)

(1973: Stein Ingebrigtsen (Adapt.: Nico [= Harry Nicolausson] (Terje Fjærns orkester) als Bara du (Only You) [RCA Victor FAS 897] (45 rpm) (Zweedse versie)

(1973: Stein Ingebrigtsen (Adapt.: Nico [= Harry Nicolausson] (Terje Fjærns kör och orkester) als Bara du (Only You) (LP: Bara Stein RCA Victor LSA 3192] (Zweedse versie)

(1974: Dynamite and His Hot Lips (Adapt.: Sakari Lehtinen – Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] (Saksofonisov. Matti Bergström) als Sinä vain (Only You) (LP: Dick Dynamite and His Hot Lips) [Top Voice TOP-LP 525] (Finse versie)

(1974: Stein Ingebrigtsen (Adapt.: Arve Sigvaldsen) als Bare du (LP: Bare Stein) [Talent TLS 4001] (Noorse versie)

(#2 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Peters & Lee (Orchestra Directed by Peter Knight) in 1975 (LP: Favourites) [Philips 9109 205]

(#99 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1975 (LP: When Will I See You Again) [Columbia PC 33420]

(#6 pop-hit voor Ringo Starr (Engineer: by Bill Schnee) (Produced by Richard Perry) als Only You (℗ 1974) in 1976 [Apple 1876] (45 rpm)

(#209 Bubbling Under album-hit in Amerika voor The Stylistics (Arranged and Conducted by Horace Ott) in 1976 (LP: Once Upon a Juke Box) [H&L Records HL-69015-698]

(#34 C&W-hit voor Freddie Hart (Produced by Steve Stone) als Only You in 1978 [Capitol 4561] (45 rpm)

(#13 C&W-hit voor Reba McEntire (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) (String Arrangement by D. Bergen White) in 1982 [Mercury 57062] (45 rpm)

(1984: Karel Gott (Adapt.: Eduard Krečmar) als Z dávných dnů (Only You) (CD: Hrátky s láskou) [Supraphon 1113 3464] (Tsjechische versie)

(#36 C&W-hit voor The Statler Brothers (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) (String arrangement by D. Bergen White) als Only You in 1986 [Mercury 888 042-7] (45 rpm)

(1987: Luis Miguel ’87 (Adapt.: Carlos Toro) als Sólo tú (Only You) (LP: Soy como quiero ser) [WEA LDWI 6610] (Spaanse versie)

(#5 album-hit voor Harry Connick, Jr. (Arranged, Orchestrated & Conducted by Harry Connick, Jr.) in 2004 (CD: Only You) [Columbia CK 90551]

(1996: Die Flippers (Adapt.: Deutsche Text. Ralph Maria Siegel) (Produziert von Uwe Busse) (Arrangiert von Rainer Burmann) (Toningenieure: Manfred Struck und Rainer Kalb) (Aufgenommen im Uwe Busse Tonstudio, Arolsen) (Digital Mastering by MM-Sound) als So wie du (CD: Liebe ist…mein erster Gedanke) [Ariola 74321 33897 2] (Duitse versie)

(2006: Patrizio Buanne (Adapt.: Patrizio Buanne) als Only You (Solo tu) (CD: Forever Begins Tonight) [Universal 0602517073487] (Italiaanse versie)

1983: Lionel Richie – All Night Long (All Night) [Motown 1698 MF] (7 weken 1)
All Night Long (All Night) - Lionel Richie

(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie)
(Produced by: Lionel Richie and James Anthony Carmichael)
(Arranged by: Gene Page)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 november 1983)

1994: Brandy – I Wanna Be Down (4 weken 1)
I Wanna Be Down - Brandy

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Keith Crouch; Kipper Jones)
(Produced and Arranged by Keith Crouch)
(Executive Producer: Darryl Williams)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 december 1994)

2005: Young Jeezy Feat. Akon – Soul Survivor (4 weken 1)
Soul Survivor - Young Jeezy

(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Jay Jenkins; Aliaune Thiam)
(Produced by Aliaune “Akon” Thiam)
(Recorded by Nico Solis at Dirty South Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Assistant Recording Engineer: Westley Copeland)
(Assisted by Lesley Braithwaite at Platchwerk Recording Studio, Atlanta, GA)
(Assistant Mix Engineer: Kori Anders)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 november 2005)


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 New Vaudeville Band – Winchester Cathedral [Philips BF-284] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Geoff Stephens)
(With Vocal Refrain)
(Production: Geoff Stephens)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 3 december 1966)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#71 hit in Amerika voor Dana Rollin (Arranged and Conducted by Pete Dino) (Recording Engineer: Brooks Arthur) in 1966 [Tower 283] (45 rpm)

(#112 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor The New Happiness (Vocal Refrain By “Smooth” Lundvall) (Arr. & Cond. by Charlie Calello) (Prod. by Charlie Calello) in 1966 [Columbia 4-43851] (45 rpm)

1989: Jive Bunny And The Mastermixers – Swing The Mood (Radiomix) [RCA Victor MFD 001] (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(In The Mood (Glenn Miller and his Orchestra)
(Andy Razaf; Joe Garland)
(Let’s Twist Again (Chubby Checker)
(Kal Mann; Dave Apell)
(Rock Around The Clock (Bill Haley And His Comets)
(Max Freedman; Jimmy DeKnight)
(Rock-A-Beatin’ Boogie (Bill Haley And His Comets)
(Bill Haley)
(Tutti-Frutti (Little Richard)
(Dorothy LaBostrie; Richard Penniman; Joe Lubin)
(Wake Up Little Susie (The Everly Brothers)
(Bouleaux Bryant; Felice Bryant)
(C’mon Everybody (Eddie Cochran)
(Eddie Cochran; Jerry Capehart)
(Hound Dog (Elvis Presley)
(Jerry Leiber; Mike Stoller)
(Shake, Rattle And Roll (Bill Haley And His Comets)
(Charles Calhoun)
(All Shook Up (Elvis Presley)
(Elvis Presley; Otis Blackwell)
(Jailhouse Rock (Elvis Presley)
(Jerry Leiber; Mike Stoller)
(At The Hop (Danny And The Juniors)
(Artie Singer; John Medora; David White)
(Produced by Andy Pickles and Lem Hemstock)
(Executive Producer: John Pickles)
(Engineered by Andy Pickles)
(Original Concept: Les Hemstock)
(Recorded and Mixed at Music Factory Recording Studios, Rotherham)

(#11 hit in de US Hot 100 op 13 januari 1990)

1995: Coolio featuring L.V. – Gangsta’s Paradise (11 weken 1)
(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Artis Ivey; Larry Sanders; Doug Rasheed; Stevie Wonder)
(Produced by Doug Rasheed)
(Executive Album Producers: Don Simpson & Jerry Bruckheimer, DeVante [ = Donald Earle DeGrate, Jr.]
(Music Supervisor: Kathy Nelson)
(Bevat een sample uit Pastime Paradise van Stevie Wonder (1976)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 september 1995)

(Uit de film Dangerous Minds met in de hoofdrol Michelle Pfeiffer, draait vanaf 11 augustus 1995 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

2000: U2 – Beautiful Day (1 week 1)
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: U2: Bono [ = Paul Hewson]; The Edge  [ = Dave Evans]; Adam Clayton; Larry Mullen, Jr. /Tekst: Bono)
(Produced by Daniel Lanois and Brian Eno)
(Engineered by Richard Rainey)
(Additional Production by Steve Lillywhite)
(Mixed by Steve Lillywhite)
(Additional Engineering by Tim Palmer and Stephen Harris)
(Keyboards/Programming by Brian Eno)
(Backing Vocals by The Edge and Daniel Lanois)
(Mastered by Arnie Acosta at The Mastering Lab, Los Angeles)

(#21 hit in de US Hot 100 op 27 januari 2001)


1971: The Rumour – L’amour est l’enfante de la Liberte (Love Is a Child of Freedom) [Polydor 206 9011] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Shade Smith)
(Prod. by Shade Smith)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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