23 oktober

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

De nummer 1-hits van 23 oktober

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1961: Dion – Runaround Sue [Laurie LR 3110] (2 weken 1)
Runaround Sue - Dion

(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Ernie Maresca; Dion DiMucci)
(Arr. & Cond. by Glen Stuart)

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

(#11 album-hit voor Dion {het origineel} in 1961 (LP: Runaround Sue) [Laurie Records LLP 2009]

(#36 hit in Engeland voor Doug Sheldon (accompaniment directed by Ian Fraser) in 1961 [Decca 45-F.11398] (45 rpm)

(1961: Paul Rich (Accompaniment directed by James Wright); B-kant van The Twist [Embassy 45-WB 484] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Chubby Checker in 1962 (LP: For Teen Twisters Only)

(1962: Les Chaussettes Noires als Volage op de EP La leçon de twist [45-Barclay 70 427]

(1962: Les Copains als Infidèle (Accompagnés par Roger Samyn et son orchestra op de EP Infidèle [45-Vogue EPL.7.927]

(1962: Les Vautours als Pas sincère op de EP Pas sincère [45-Disques Festival FX 45 1281 M]

(#12 album-hit voor Del Shannon (An Embee Production) (Eddie Smith/Engineer) (Bill Ramal/Arranger) in 1963 (LP: Little Town Flirt) [Big Top Records, Inc. 12-130]

(1965: Jerry Williams [45-Sonet T 7640] {uit Zweden}

(#38 album-hit voor Sha Na Na in 1973 (LP: The Golden Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll) [Kama Sutra KSBS 2073]

(#13 hit voor Leif Garrett (Produced by Michael Lloyd) (Arranged by John D’Andrea) in 1978 [Atlantic 3440] (45 rpm)

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

(#13 hit in Engeland voor Racey (Produced by Mickie Most) in 1980 [RAK 325]

(#130 album-hit voor Dion (℗ 1984) in 1985 op de various ‎artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: The Flamingo Kid) [Motown 6131ML]

1976: Chicago – If You Leave Me Now [Columbia 3-10390] (2 weken 1)
If You Leave Me Now - Chicago

(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Peter Cetera)
(Engineered by Wayne Tarnowski)
(Mixed and recorded at the Caribou Ranch, Nederland, Colorado)
(Strings and French Horns Orchestrated by Jimmie Haskell)
(Produced by James William Guercio)

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

(1977: Fausto Papetti (Sax) (Arr. di Pinuccio Pirazzoli) (LP: 24ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77386]

(1997: John O’Banion (CD: Hearts) [Sweet Basil APCZ 8027]

(#5 album-hit in Vlaams België voor Günther Neefs in 1999 (CD: The Love Album) [Polydor ‎547 144-2]

1999: Santana Feat. Rob Thomas – Smooth (12 weken 1)
Smooth - Santana Featuring Rob Thomas

(vandaag 18 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Itaal Shur; Rob Thomas /Tekst: Rob Thomas)
(Produced by Matt Serletic)
(Recorded by David Thoener at Fantasy Studios)
(Assisted by Steve Fontano)
(Mixed by David Thoener at Record Plant)
(Assisted by Andy Haller)
(Programming & Digital Editing: Mark Dobson)
(Mastered by Stephen Marcussen)
(Digital Editing: Stewart Whitmore)
(Lead Guitar: Carlos Santana)
(Lead Vocal: Rob Thomas)
(Keyboards: Chester Thompson)
(Bass: Benny Rietveld)
(Drums: Rodney Holmes)
(Percussion Karl Perazzo)
(Congas: Raul Rekow)
(Trombone: Jeff Cressman, Jose Abel Figueroa)
(Trumpet: Javier Melendez, William Ortiz)
(Executive Producers: Clive Davis & Carlos Santana)

(Drie dagen later op 26 oktober 1999 stemt de Eerste Kamer in met de wijziging van de Postwet. Door de wijziging zijn ook andere aanbieders in staat te concurreren met TPG (de voormalige PTT).

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1920: Van & Schenk – After You Get What You Want, You Don’t Want It (2 weken 2)
After You Get What You Want, You Don’t Want It
(vandaag 97 jaar geleden)
(Irving Berlin)

(#6 soundtrack-hit voor Marilyn Monroe in 1954 in de film There’s No Business Like Show Business)

1920: John Steel – Tell Me Little Gypsy [Victor 18687] (1 week 3)
Tell Me Little Gypsy - John Steel
(vandaag 97 jaar geleden)
(Irving Berlin)
(Tenor with orchestra)

(Het origineel komt uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Ziegfeld Follies of 1920, ging op 22 juni 1920 in New Amsterdam Theatre, NY in première. Na 123 keer was op 16 oktober 1920 de laatste voorstelling)

(#2 hit voor Art Hickman’s Orchestra (Dance Music) (Orchestra) op 6 november 1920 [Columbia A2972] (78 rpm)

1926: The Revelers – The Blue Room [Victor 20082] (2 weken 3)
The Blue Room - The Revelers
(vandaag 91 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Lorenz Hart /Muziek: Richard Rodgers)
(Male Voices with Piano)

(B-kant van Valencia (A Song of Spain)

(Het origineel is van Eva Puck & Sam White in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Girl Friend, ging op 17 maart 1926 in Vanderbilt Theatre, NY in première. Na 301 keer is op 4 december 1926 de laatste voorstelling)

(#9 hit voor The Melody Sheiks in 1926 [78-OKeh 40603]

(#2 album-hit voor Eddy Duchin (piano with rhythm accompaniment) in 1945 (LP: Duchin Reminisces) [78-Columbia C 105]

(#18 hit voor Perry Como (with Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Henri René) als Blue Room in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3329] (78 rpm)

(1950: Benny Goodman (LP: Live at Carnegie Hall) {Recorded January 16, 1938}

(#3 album-hit voor Glenn Miller in 1953 (LP: Glenn Miller And His Orchestra – Limited Edition) {medley + Janpanese Sandman/What’s The Matter with Me/Let’s Dance}

(#15 album-hit voor Melachrino Strings And Orchestra in 1954 (LP: Music for Two People Alone)

(1955: Lennie Niehaus (LP: Lennie Niehaus Vol. 3, The Octet No.2) [Contemporary Records C 3503]

(#10 album hit voor Lawrence Welk and his Champagne Music als Blue Skies/Beyond the Blue Horizon/The Blue Room (Fox Trot Medley) in 1956 (LP: Say It with Music) [Coral CRL 57041]

(1956: Bing Crosby (LP: Bing Sings Whilst Bregman Swings) [Verve Records MG V-2020]

(#11 album-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra conducted by Buddy Bregman) (Producer: Norman Granz) als Blue Room (℗ 1956) in 1957 (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book) [Verve Records MG V-4002-2]

(#18 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians als Medley 2: April in Paris / The Very Thought of You / September in the Rain / Night and Day / The Love Nest / Serenade / It Had to Be You / Just a Memory / Love Is the Sweetest Thing / Just a Cottage Small / The Blue Room / You Go to My Head / Dancing on the Ceiling / The Birth of the Blues / April Showers / What Is This Thing Called Love? / When Day Is Done / Body and Soul / It’s Only a Paper Moon / Auld Lang Syne in 1957 (LP: Your Guy Lombardo Medley) [Capitol T-739]

(1959: Peter Appleyard (LP: The Vibe Sound of Peter Appleyard) [Fidelity AFLP-1901]

(1961: Svend Asmussen (Violin) & Ulrik Neumann (Guitar) (LP: Danish Imports) [Warner Bros. WS 1408]

(1961: Steve & Eydie (Orchestra Conducted by Don Costa) (LP: Cozy) [United Artists WWS 8509]

(1973: Doc Cheatham (LP: Adolphus “Doc” Cheatham) [Jezebel JZ 102-ST]

(1974: Danny Stiles 5 featuring Bill Watrous (LP: In Tandem) [Famous Door HL 103]

(#112 album-hit voor Diana Ross and the Supremes in 1986 (LP: 25th Anniversary) [Motown ML3 5381]

1937: Tommy Dorsey & his Clambake Seven – Josephine [Victor 25676] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Gus Kahn /Muziek: Wayne King; Burke Bivens)
(Vocal refrain by Jack Leonard)

(#3 hit voor Wayne King and his Orchestra op 18 september in 1937 [Victor 25518] (78 rpm)

(#15 hit voor Swing And Sway with Sammy Kaye in 1937 [Vocalion 3681] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1945 (LP: Frankie Carle and His Girl Friends)

(#3 album-hit voor Tommy Dorsey and his Clambake Seven in 1948 (LP: Tommy Dorsey’s Clambake Seven) [RCA Victor P 220] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#6 album-hit voor Three Suns in 1950 (LP: Raggin’ the Scales with the Three Suns)

(1950: Ken Griffin at the Organ (with Hawaiian Guitar); B-kant van Harbor Lights [Columbia 4-38889] (45 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Les Paul (Instrumental) in 1951 [Capitol F1592] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Benny Goodman And His Orchestra in 1952 (LP: 1937/38 Jazz Concert No. 2) [Columbia Masterworks SL-180]

(#10 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1953 (LP: The Hit Makers!)

(1956: Lawrence Welk and His Champagne Music (LP: Lawrence Welk and His Champagne Music Introduces the Girl Friends) [Coral CRL 57023]

(#18 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians in 1957 (LP: Your Guy Lomardo Medley) [Capitol T-739] {medley + I’m in the Mood for Love/I Don’t Know Why/Rain/I’ll See You in My Dreams/Deep Purple/Sleepy Time Gal/Dinner at Eight/Did I Remember/Ebb Tide/Coquette/You’re a Sweetheart/Paradise/Rose Room/Be My Love/Hold Me/If You Were Only Mine/Snuggled on Your Shoulder/Honey/Good Night Sweetheart}

(1957: Billy Vaughn and his Orchestra (LP: Instrumental Souvenirs) [Dot DLP 3045]

(#18 hit voor Bill Black’s Combo in 1960 [Hi 2022] (45 rpm)

(#11 album-hit voor Ray Charles (Piano solo with Orchestra) (Arranged & Conducted by Marty Paich) in 1961 (LP: Dedicated to You) [ABC-Paramount ABC-355]

(#37 album-hit voor Lester Lanin in 1962 (LP: Twistin’ in High Society!)

(1962: Lawrence Welk (LP: Bubbles in the Wine) [Dot DLP 3489]

(1963: Russ Morgan And His Orchestra (LP: Golden Favorites) [Decca 74292]

(#38 album-hit voor Johnny Rivers in 1965 (LP: Here We a Go Go Again!)

(#147 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra in 1967 (LP: Josephine) [Dot DLP 25796]

(#149 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk in 1972 (LP: Reminiscing) [Ranwood R-5001]

1948: Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra – Maybe You’ll Be There [Decca 24403] (1 week 3)
Maybe You’ll Be There - Gordon Jenkins
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Rube Bloom /Tekst: Sammy Gallop)
(Vocal Chorus by Charles La Vere And Mixed Chorus)

(#14 album-hit voor June Christy (Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo) in 1956 (LP: The Misty Miss Christy) [Capitol T-725]

(#3 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1957 (LP: Where Are You?)

(1957: The Five Keys (Music arranged and conducted by Van Alexander and Dave Cavanaugh) (LP: The Five Keys on Stage) [Capitol Records T-828]

(1958: Lee Wiley With Billy Butterfield And His Orchestra (Arrangements: Al Cohn And Bill Finegan) (Billy Butterfield, trumpet and leader) (Joe Ferrante, Nick Travis, Tony Faso, trumpets) (Rex Peer, Cutty Cutshall, trombones) (Moe Wechsler, piano) (Barry Galbraith, guitar) (Don Lamond, drums) (Milt Hinton, bass) (LP: A Touch of the Blues) [RCA ‎Victor LPM 1566]

(#17 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Billy Vaughn) in 1959 (LP: Tenderly) [Dot DLP 3180]

(1959: Donna Hightower (Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) (LP: Take One!) [Capitol Records T 1133]

(1960: Joni James (Under The Musical Supervision of Acquaviva) (LP: 100 Strings and Joni) [MGM SE3755]

(#105 album-hit voor Gene Pitney (Arranged and Conducted by Bert Keyes) (A Aaron Schroeder-Wally Gold Production) in 1963 (LP: Blue Gene) [Musicor Records MS 3006]

(#117 Bubbling Under-hit voor Billy And The Essentials in 1963 [Jamie 1239] (45 rpm)

(#31 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Arranged and conducted by Stan Applebaum) in 1964 (LP: Tell Me Why) [Epic BN 26113]

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

1961: The Dovells – Bristol Stomp [Parkway Records P 827] (2 weken 2)
Bristol Stomp - The Dovells
(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Kal Mann /Muziek: Dave Appel)

(#23 album-hit voor Chubby Checker in 1962 (LP: All the Hits (For Your Dancin’ Party) [Parkway ‎Records P-7014]

1993: Xscape – Just Kickin’ It (Remix) [Columbia 38-77341] (1 week 2)
Just Kickin’ It - Xscape

(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Jermaine Dupri; Manuel Seal)
(Produced by Jermaine Dupri and Manuel Seal)

2010: Nelly – Just A Dream (2 weken 3)
Just A Dream - Nelly

(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Cornell Haynes; James Scheffer; Rico Love [ = Richard Butler, Jr.]; Frank Romano)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1961: Jimmy Dean – Big Bad John [Columbia 4-42175] (10 weken 1)
Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean

(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy Dean)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 november 1961)

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

1971: The 5th Dimension – Never My Love [Bell 45-134] (1 week 1)
Never My Love - The 5th Dimension
(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Dick Addrisi; Don Addrisi)
(Production & Sound by Bones Howe)
(Arranged by Bob Alcivar, Bill Holman, Bones Howe)

(#12 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 november 1971)

(Het origineel is van Addrisi Brothers uit 1967) {demo versie}

(#2 pop-hit voor The Association (Produced by Bones Howe) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 7 oktober 1967 [Warner Bros. Records 7074] (45 rpm)

(#8 album-hit voor The Association (Soloist: Terry Kirkman & Larry Ramos) (Produced By Bones Howe) (Arrangements By The Association with Clark Burroughs, Ray Pohlman, Bones Howe) (Engineer: Bones Howe) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1967 (LP: Insight Out) [Warner Bros. Records WS 1696]

(1967: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) (LP: In Remembrance of You (The Story of a Love Affair) [Columbia CS 9607]

(1967: The Anita Kerr Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Anita Kerr) (Produced By Dick Glasser) (LP: All You Need Is Love) [Warner Bros. WS 1724]

(1967: The Johnny Mann Singers (Producer: Jack Tracy) (Arranger: Ian Freebairn-Smith) (LP: Don’t Look Back) [Liberty LST-7535]

(#13 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Instrumental Arrangements by Perry Botkin, Jr. & Richard Hazard) (Vocal Arrangements by The Lettermen and Wilson Brown) in 1968 (LP: Goin’ Out of My Head) [Capitol Records ST-2865]

(#26 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Produced by Robert Mersey) (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) (Engineering: Frank Laico, Glen Kolotkin) in 1968 (LP: Love Is Blue) [Columbia ‎CS 9637]

(#63 album-hit voor Vikki Carr (Arranged by Tommy Oliver) in 1968 (LP: Vikki!) Liberty LST-7548]

(#98 hit voor The Sandpebbles (Producer: Teddy Vann) in 1968 [Calla Records C-155] (45 rpm)

(#123 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer (Arranged and Conducted by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) in 1968 (LP: Class of ’68) [RCA Victor LSP 4025]

(#129 album-hit voor Midnight String Quartert in 1968 (LP: Love Rhapsodies) [Viva V-36013]

(#164 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) in 1968 (LP: More Than a Miracle) [Kapp KS-3550]

(1968: The Doodletown Pipers (LP: Love Themes: Hit Songs for Those in Love) [Epic BN 26340]

(1968: Astrud Gilberto (Produced By Pete Spargo) (Arranged and Conducted by Don Sebesky) (Engineers: Phil Ramone, Dave Sanders) (Remix Engineer: Dave Greene) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (LP: Windy) [Verve Records V6-8754]

(1968: Bud Shank (Arranged & Conducted by Bob Florence) (Producer: Richard Bock) (Engineer: Lanky Linstrot) (LP: Magical Mystery) [World Pacific WPS-21873]

(1969: Mercy (Produced by Brad Shapiro & Steve Alaimo) (Arranged by The Zoo) (Arrangements by Jack Sigler, Jr.) (Engineer: Ronnie Albert) (LP: Love Can Make You Happy) [Warner Bros.- Seven Arts Records WS 1799]

(#81 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged by Mike Post) in 1970 (LP: The Andy Williams Show) [Columbia KC 30105]

(#91 album-hit voor The Ventures (Produced By Lanky Linstrot And The Ventures) (Arranged by The Ventures) (Strings & Horns Arranged by George Tipton & Al Capps) (Engineer: Lanky Linstrot) in 1970 (LP: The Ventures 10th Anniversary Album) [Liberty LST-35000]

(#12 hit voor The 5th Dimension (Production & Sound by Bones Howe) (Arranged by Bob Alcivar, Bill Holman, Bones Howe) in 1971 [Bell 45-134] (45 rpm)

(#23 album hit voor Peter Nero (Produced by Paul Leka) (Arranged and Conducted by Peter Nero) in 1971 (LP: Summer of ’42) [Columbia C 31105]

(#202 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Lawrence Welk (Instrumental) (Arrangements by Jack Pleis) (℗ 1971) in 1972 (LP: Go Away Little Girl) [Ranwood R-8091]

(1973: Björn Skifs & Blåblus (Producerad & Arrangerad av Bengt Palmers) (LP: Pinewood Rally) [EMI 4E 062-34887] {uit Zweden}

(#7 hit voor Blue Swede (Produced by Bengt Palmers) (Recorded in Sweden) in 1974 [EMI BDA 3938] (45 rpm)

(#80 album-hit voor Blue Swede (℗ 1973) in 1974 (LP: Hooked on a Feeling) [EMI ST-11286]

(#28 Easy Listening-hit voor Addrisi Brothers (Produced by Norbert Putnam) in 1977 [Buddah 587] (45 rpm)

(#9 C&W-hit voor Vern Gosdin (Produced by Gary S. Paxton) in 1978 [Elektra E-45483] (45 rpm)

(#62 R&B-hit voor Chill Factor (Produced and Arranged by Hawk Wolinski) (Executive Producer: Benny Medina) in 1988 [Warner Bros. 7-28159] (45 rpm)

1982: Neil Diamond – Heartlight [Columbia 38-03219] (4 weken 1)
Heartlight - Neil Diamond

(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond; Burt Bacharach; Carole Bayer Sager)
(Engineered by Jeremy Smith)
(Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Hollywood, CA by Mike Reese)
(Arranged and Conducted by Burt Bacharach)
(Produced by Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager, Neil Diamond)
(Mixed by Bill Schnee and Jeremy Smith)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 november 1982)

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

(Geïnspireerd door de film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial met in de hoofdrol Henry Thomas)

(#23 album-hit in Nederland voor Anita Meyer (Arranged by Hans Hollestelle) in 1989 (CD: Close to You – The Most Beautiful Songs of Burt Bacharach) [Ariola 260.233]

Billboard Easy Listening: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1965: Roger Miller – Kansas City Star [Smash S-1998] (1 week 3)
Kansas City Star - Roger Miller
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Roger Miller)
(Producer: Jerry Kennedy)

(#31 hit in de Hot 100 op 9 oktober 1965)

(#13 album-hit voor Roger Miller in 1965 (LP: The 3rd Time Around) [Smash Records MGS-27068]

2004: Maroon 5 – This Love [Octone 82876-63388] (2 weken 3)
This Love - Maroon 5

(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Adam Levine; Jesse Carmichael)
(Maroon 5):
(Adam Levine – Vocals/Guitar)
(Ryan Dusick – Drumss/Vocals)
(Jesse Carmichael – Keyboards/Vocals)
(James Valentine – Guitar)
(Mickey Madden – Bass)
(Produced by Matt Wallace)
(Additional Production by Mark Endert)
(Mixed by Mark Endert)
(Engineered by Mike Landolt)
(Recorded at Rumbo Recorders, Can Am Recorders & The Hook, Los Angeles, CA)
(Mixed at Can Am Recorders, Track Record and Soundtracks Studios, USA)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 april 2004)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1965: Johnny Wright – Hello Vietnam [Decca 31821] (3 weken 1)
Hello Vietnam - Johnny Wright
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Tom T. Hall)
(Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

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

(1966: Dave Dudley (LP: There’s a Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere) [Mercury Records SR-61057]

1982: Ronnie Milsap – He Got You [RCA PB-13286] (1 week 1)
He Got You - Ronnie Milsap
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Ralph Murphy; Bobby Wood)
(Produced by Ronnie Milsap and Tom Collins)

(#59 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 september 1982)

1993: George Strait – Easy Come, Easy Go [MCA Records MCAS7 54717] (2 weken 1)
Easy Come Easy Go - George Strait
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Aaron Barker; Dean Dillon)
(Produced By Tony Brown And George Strait)

(#71 hit in de Hot 100 op 16 oktober 1993)

(Enkele dagen later op 1 november 1993 treedt het Verdrag van Maastricht in werking en dient ter oprichting van de Europese Unie.)

2010: Josh Turner – All Over Me (1 week 1)
All Over Me - Josh Turner
(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Rhett Akins; Dallas Davidson; Ben Hayslip)

(#59 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 oktober 2010)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1976: Spinners – The Rubberband Man [Atlantic 45-3355] (1 week 1)
The Rubberband Man - Spinners
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Linda Creed; Thom Bell)
(Arranged, Conducted and Produced by Thom Bell)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 december 1976)


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)



1954: Kitty Kallen – Little Things Mean A Lot (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Carl Stutz; Edith Lindeman)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 5 juni 1954)

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

(#11 hit in Engeland voor Alma Cogan (with Orchestra conducted by Frank Cordell) in 1954 [His Master’s Voice B.10717] (78 rpm)

(#35 hit in Amerika voor Joni James (Orchestra And Chorus Under The Direction Of Acquaviva) (Arrangement By Gus Levene) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1960 [MGM K12849] (45 rpm)

(#114 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Bettye Swann (Produced By Wayne Shuler) in 1970 [Capitol 2723] (45 rpm)

1978: Belle Epoque – Black Is Black [Carrere CR-11732] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Michelle Grainger; Steve Waday; Tony Hayes)
(Arranged and Conducted by Albert Weyman)
(Produced by Prima Linea)

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Los Bravos (Prod. & Directed: Ivor Raymonde) {het origineel} op 1 oktober 1966 [Press Records 45 PRE 60002] (45 rpm)

1988: U2 – Desire (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Bono [ = Paul Hewson] /Muziek: Bono; The Edge [ = Dave Evans]; Adam Clayton; Larry Mullen, Jr.)
(Produced by Jimmy Iovine)
(Recorded by Paul Barrett)
(Mixed by Shelly Yakus)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 26 november 1988)

2011: LMFAO – Sexy And I Know It (9 weken 1)
(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Stefan Kendal Gordy; Kenneth Oliver; G.M. Robertson; D.J. Listenbee [= Jamahl Listenbee]; Erin E. Beck)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 januari 2012)


1983: UB 40 – Red Red Wine (1 week 1)
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond)
(Produced by UB40 and Ray “Pablo” Falconer)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 15 oktober 1988)

(#80 album-hit in Amerika voor Neil Diamond {het origineel} in 1967 (LP: Just for You) [Bang Records BLPS-217]

(#6 hit in Nederland voor Peter Tetteroo (Production: Peter Tetteroo) in 1968 [Tee Set Records TSR 1294] (45 rpm)

(#36 hit in Engeland voor Jimmy James And The Vagabonds (Accompaniment Directed by Nicky Welsh) (Produced by John Schroeder) in 1968 [Pye 7N.17579] (45 rpm)

(#62 hit in Amerika voor Neil Diamond (Produced By: Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich) in 1968 [Bang Records B-556] (45 rpm)

(#50 hit in Engeland voor Tony Tribe (Produced By: Brother Dan) in 1969 [Downtown DT-419] (45 rpm)

(#127 Bubbing Under-hit in Amerika voor Jimmy James & The Vagabonds (Produced by John Schroeder) (Accompaniment Directed by Nicky Welsh) in 1969 [Atco Records 45-6608] (45 rpm)

(#17 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Roy Drusky (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) in 1972 [Mercury 73252] (45 rpm)

(#30 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Vic Dana (Produced by: Ted Glasser) (Arranged by Al Capps) in 1970 [Liberty 56163] (45 rpm)

(#34 hit in Amerika voor UB 40 (Produced by UB40 and Ray “Pablo” Falconer) in 1984 [A&M Records AM-2600] (45 rpm) {dezelfde versie}


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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