12 maart

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand
NOUVEAU: Numéros 1 et records du Top Singles français (1955-2016) (en construction)

De nummer 1-hits van 12 maart

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1910: Harry Macdonough – Where The River Shannon Flows [Victor Record 16440] (6 weken 1)
Where The River Shannon Flows - Harry Macdonough
(vandaag 109 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: James I. Russell)
(With orchestra)

(B-kant van Sweet Genevieve van John B. Wells and Haydn Quartet)

(#2 hit voor Harry Macdonough op 6 oktober 1906 [Edison Gold Moulded Records ‎9344] (wax cylinder)

(#7 hit voor Henry Burr (Tenor Solo) (Orchestra Accompaniment) in 1910 [Columbia Record A815] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor John McCormack (Tenor with orchestra In English) op 19 april 1913 [Victor 64311] (78 rpm)

(1913: Will Oakland [Edison Amberol Record 623] (wax cylinder)

(1928: Lester McFarland and Robert A. Gardner (Vocal Duet, with Mandolin and Guitar) [Vocalion 5191] (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1947 (LP: Patrick’s Day)

(#13 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1958 (LP: Shillelaghs and Shamrocks)

1921: Eddie Cantor – Margie (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Benny Davis /Muziek: Con Conrad; J. Russel Robinson)

(#7 hit voor Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra (For Dancing) in 1920 [Brunswick 2060] (78 rpm)

(1920: Rega Dance Orchestra [78-OKeh 4211]

(#4 hit voor Ted Lewis and His Band (Dance Music) in 1921 [Columbia A3538] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Frank Crumit (Orchestrab Accompaniment) in 1921 [Columbia A3332] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Original Dixieland Jazz Band (For Dancing) als Margie–Medley Introducing, “Singin’ in the Rain” {het origineel} in 1921 [Victor 18717] (78 rpm)

(1926: Song in de Dave Fleischer-film Margie)

(1928: Bix Beiderbecke and His Gang (Bix Beiderbecke (cornet); Bill Rank (trombone); (Izzy Friedman (clarinet); Min Leibrook (bass, sax); (Frank Signorelli (piano); Harry Gale (drums) [Columbia 20.304] (78 rpm) {Argentijnse persing}

(1928: Bix Beiderbecke and His Gang [Parlophone B 71142] (78 rpm) {Italiaanse persing}

(#5 hit voor Claude Hopkins and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Orlando Robertson) in 1934 [Brunswick 6916] (78 rpm)

(1938: Jimmie Lunceford And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Johnny Young) [Decca 1617] (78 rpm)

(1938: Benny Goodman and his Orchestra (Featuring Benny Goodman, Clarinet–Bud Freeman, Noni Bernardi, Dave Matthews, Adrian Rollini, Saxes–Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Gordon Griffin, Trumpets– Vernon Brown, S. Ballard, Trombones–Jess Stacy, Piano–Harry Goodman, String Bass–Ben Heller, Guitar–Dave Tough, Drums) [Victor 26060] (78 rpm)

(#15 hit voor Don Redman and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Don Redman and chorus) in 1939 [Bluebird B-10061] (78 rpm)

(1940: Song in de Otis Garrett, Paul Girard Smith-film Margie)

(1941: Børge Roger Henrichsen og hans Orkester (Sang: Freddy Albeck); B-kant van The Melody Man [Polyphon X.S. 50906] (78 rpm)

(1942: Bix Beiderbecke & His Orch. [Parlophone R 2833] (78 rpm)

(1944: Eddie Cantor (Vocal With Orchestra Directed by Victor Young) [Decca 23723] (78 rpm)

(1946: Performed by chorus (behind credits) in de Henry King-film Margie)

(1948: Brother Bones And His Shadows; B-kant van Sweet Georgia Brown [Tempo TR-652] (78 rpm)

(1954: The Larks (Bobby Smith and Orch.) [Lloyds Records 108] (78 rpm)

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

(#17 album-hit voor The Charleston City All-Stars (The Charleston City All-Stars cond. by Enoch Light with Charlie Margulis, Bobby Byrne, Milt Yanier, Ezelle Watson, Paul Ricci, Nick Perito, George Barnes , Jack Lesberg, Terry Snyder) in 1957 (LP: The Roaring 20’s Volume 3) [Grand Award G.A. 33-353]

(1957: Tommy Dorsey als Introduction: Margie (Vocal: Pied Pipers, featuring Jo Stafford) (LP: That Sentimental Gentleman) [RCA Victor LPM 6003]

(1957: George Williams And His Orchestra (LP: Rhythm Was His Business: A Salute to Jimmie Lunceford) [RCA Victor LPM 1301]

(1958: Jim Reeves (LP: Girls I Have Known) [RCA Victor LPM 1685]

(#51 hit voor Fats Domino in 1959 [Imperial X5585] (45 rpm)

(1959: Homer and Jethro (LP: Homer and Jethro Will Drive You Nuts with Their Version of the Standards) [King 639]

(1960: Charlie Shavers (LP: Charlie Digs Dixie) [MGM SE 3809]

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

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca DXA 169]

(1962: The Blue Diamonds (with choir and orchestra by Jack Bulterman) op de EP In a Little Spanish Town [Decca V 63132] (45 rpm)

(1962: Pee Wee Hunt (LP: Pee Wee Hunt’s Saturday Night Dance Party) [Capitol Records ST-1690]

(#24 album-hit voor Al Hirt (Al Hirt, Trompet with Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Billy May) (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: John Norman) in 1962 (LP: Horn A-Plenty) [RCA Victor LSP 2446]

(#83 album-hit voor Kate Smith (Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore Producers) (Orchestra under the direction of Skitch Henderson) (Will Irwin, Choral Director) (Carnegie Hall Concert produced by Durgom-Katz Associates) (Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson) als Medley: Margie/Carolina Moon/When Your Lover Has Gone in 1963 (LP: Kate Smith at Carnegie Hall) [RCA Victor LSP 2819] {Recorded live in concert at Carnegie Hall, November 2, 1963}

(1966: Jackie Barnett Presents Jimmy Durante (Produced By Jimmy Hilliard) (LP: “One of Those Songs”) [Warner Bros. Records ‎WS 1655]

(1969: The Joe Jeffrey Group (Produced By: Jerry Meyers & Alan Klein) (Arranged by Al Russ); B-kant van My Pledge of Love [Wand WND 11200] (45 rpm)

(1970: The Rob Hoeke Boogie Woogie Quartet (LP: Racing the Boogie) [Philips 861 822 LCY]

(1975: Paul Delicato (Produced by Harley Hatcher) (Arranged by Emory Gordy, Jr. and Harley Hatcher) (Strings And Horns Arranged By Emory Gordy, Jr.) (Engineer: Humberto Gatica) (Recorded at Cherokee Recording Studio – Hollywood, California) als (Medley) Margie – When You Wore a Tulip (LP: Ice Cream Sodas and Lollipops and a Red Hot Spinning Top) [Artists Of America AOA-5001]

1949: Blue Barron and his Orchestra – Cruising Down The River (On A Sunday Afternoon) [MGM 10346] (7 weken 1)
Cruising Down The River - Blue Barron

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Eily Beadell and Nell Tollerton)
(Vocal by Ensemble)

(Het origineel is van Lou Praeger and His Orchestra

(Eily Beadell and Nell Tollerton)
(1st Prize Winner of “Write a Tune” Contest)
(Vocalist: Paul Rich) uit 1946 [Columbia FB. 3180] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Russ Morgan And His Orchestra “Music In The Morning Manner”

(Eily Beadell and Nell Tollerton)
(Waltz with Organ)
(Vocal By The Skylarks) op 26 maart 1949 [Decca 24568] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Jack Smith And The Clark Sisters With Frank DeVol And His Orchestra

(Eily Beadell and Nell Tollerton)
(Vocal Group With Orchestra) op 2 april 1949; B-kant van Coca Roca [Capitol 15372] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Frankie Carle and his Orchestra

Eily Beadell and Nell Tollerton)
(Vocal Chorus by Marjorie Hughes and The Sunrise Serenaders) als Cruising Down the River (On a Sunday Afternoon) in 1949 [Columbia 38411] (78 rpm)

(#24 hit voor The Three Suns (Vocal Duo and The Boys) in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3349] (78 rpm)

(#27 hit voor Primo Scala And His Banjo And Accordion Orchhestra with The Keynotes; B-kant van Dreaming in 1949 [London 356] (78 rpm)

(#29 hit voor Ames Brothers (Vocal Quartet with Orchestra) in 1949 [Coral 60035] (78 rpm)

(#29 hit voor Helen Carroll And The Carolers (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra) in 1949 [Mercury 5249] (78 rpm)

(1949: Vera Lynn)

(1959: Connie Francis (With musical direction of Geoff Love and Tony Osborne) (LP: My Thanks to You) [MGM SE 3776]

(1961: The Three Suns (Arrangements by Charles Albertine) (LP: Fun in the Sun) [RCA Victor LSP 2437]

(1961: Lawrence Welk His Orchestra And Chorus; B-kant van Yellow Bird [Dot 45-16222] (45 rpm)

(1962: Sid Feller and his “Friends” (LP: More Music to Break a Lease!!!) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-416]

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

(1967: Vera Lynn (Arranged and Conducted by Sam Fonteyn) (Produced by David R. Gooch) als I’ve Heard That Song Before/Cruising Down the River/Dance with a Dolly (LP: More Hits of the Blitz) [His Master’s Voice CSD 3590] (EMI)

(1967: Living Trio (LP: Heart of My Heart) [RCA Camden CAL 2124]

(1972: The Exotic Guitars (Prod. by Randy Wood) (Arr. & Cond. by Bill Justis) als Cruising Down the River (On a Sunday Afternoon); B-kant van You Can’t Be True Dear [Ranwood R-936] (45 rpm)

(1986: Lou Preager & His Orchestra, Vocalist Paul Rich als Cruising Down the River op de various artists ‎Music from the BBC-TV Serial (LP: The Singing Detective) [BBC Records And Tapes REN 608]

1988: Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up [RCA 5347-7-R] (2 weken 1)
Never Gonna Give You Up

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Mike Stock; Matt Aitken; Pete Waterman)
(Produced by Stock/Aitken/Waterman)
(Engineered by Mark McGuire and Mike Duff)
(Mixed by Mixmaster Pete Hammond)
(Published ℗ 1987)

1994: Ace Of Base – The Sign [Arista 07822-12653-4] (6 weken 1)
The Sign - Ace Of Base

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Joker [ = Jonas Berggren]
(Produced by Denniz PoP [ = Dag Krister Volle], Douglas Carr, Joker)
(Pre Production by Joker/Buddha [ = Ulf Gunnar Ekberg]

(2005: Trombo Combo (Produced and arranged by Anders E. Carlsson) (Erika Essen Möller, Vocals) (Anders G. Carlsson, Trombone) (Mats Lundberg, Trombone, Bass Trombone) (Staffan Odenhall, Saxophones) (Hans Sjogren, Keyboards) (Tomas Vrethammar, Bass) (Marten Moberg, Guitar) (Christer Sjostrom, Drums and Percusion) (Bo Reime, Sound engineer, technical supervisor and mix) (Anders Hellgren, Sound engineer and mix “final countdown”) (Recorded at Palmero International in Palmero, Stockhouse Studios and at Studio Bell, Stockholm) (Stockhouse Produktion) (CD: Swedish Sound Deluxe) [Stockhouse STOCDA 17]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1921: Original Dixieland Jazz Band – Palesteena [Victor 18717] (3 weken 3)
Palesteena - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(J. Russell Robinson; Con Conrad)
(For Dancing)

(B-kant van Margie–Medley)

(#5 hit voor Eddie Cantor in 1921 [Emerson 10301] (wax cylinder)

(#11 hit voor Frank Crumit in 1921 [78-Columbia A3324]

1927: Gertrude Lawrence – Someone To Watch Over Me [Victor 20331] (1 week 2)
Someone To Watch Over Me - Gertrude Lawrence

(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Lyrics by Ira and Music by George Gershwin)
(Commedienne with piano)
(Star of original New York Production); B-kant van Do-Do-Do (℗ 1926) op 12 maart 1927 [Victor 20331] (78 rpm)

(1926: Gertrude Lawrence in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Oh, Kay!, ging op 8 november 1926 in Imperial Theatre, NY in première. Na 256 keer is in juni 1927 de laatste voorstelling)

(#3 hit voor George Olsen and His Music

(vandaag 91 jaar geleden)
(Lyrics by Ira Gershwin / Music by George Gershwin); B-kant van Maybe van Jesse Crawford with Nat Shilkret and the Victor Orchestra (℗ 1926) op 9 april 1927 [Victor 20392] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor George Gershwin

(Ira Gershwin  George Gershwin)
(Piano Solo) in 1927 [Columbia 812-D] (78 rpm)

(1945: Billy Butterfield And His Orchestra (Vocal by Margaret Whiting) [Capitol 20025] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Eddy Duchin in 1945 (LP: Duchin – Gershwin) {Released in 1943}

(#4 album-hit voor Billy Butterfield His Trumpet and His Orchestra in 1945 (LP: Gershwin) [78-Capitol BD 10]

(#4 album-hit voor Dinah Shore in 1945 (LP: Victor Showpiece Presents Dinah Shore in Gerswin Show Hits)

(#5 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz and his Orchestra als Someone to Watch Over Me/Oh, Lady Be Good in 1945 (LP: Music of George Gershwin) [Columbia Classical Masterworks 559] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1946 (LP: The Voice of Frank Sinatra)

(#4 album-hit voor Billy Eckstine in 1950 (LP: Songs by Billy Eckstine)

(1950: Ella Fitzgerald (With Ellis Larkins At The piano) (10” LP: Ella Sings Gershwin) [Decca DL 5300] of [Decca ED 666] [Decca 91259] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1954: Al Haig Quartet (10” LP: Al Haig Quartet) [Period SPL 1104]

(1954: Frank Sinatra (with Orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle) (Vocal with Orchestra) [Capitol CF 2993] in de film Young at Heart)

(1954: Johnny Smith in 1954 (10” LP: In a Sentimental Mood) [Royal Roost RLP 424]

(1955: Chet Baker (LP: Chet Baker Sings and Plays with Bud Shank, Russ Freeman and Strings) [Pacific Jazz PJ 1202]

(1955: Nellie Lutcher with Russ Garcia and His Orchestra (LP: Our New Nellie) [Liberty LRP 3014]

(#7 album-hit voor The Platters in 1956 (LP: The Platters) [Mercury MG-20146]

(#18 album-hit voor Norrie Paramor in 1956 (LP: In London, In Love)

(1956: Joe Bushkin His Piano and Orchestra (LP: Skylight Rhapsody) [Capitol T-759]

(1956: Charlie Shavers (Orchestra Conducted by Sy Oliver) (LP: Gershwin, Shavers and Strings) [Bethlehem BCP-27]

(#10 album-hit voor Ray Conniff and his Orchestra in 1957 (LP: ’S Marvelous) [Columbia CL 1074]

(#14 album-hit voor Sarah Vaughan in 1957 {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: Sara Vaughan sings George Gershwin)

(#25 soundtrack-hit voor Ann Blyth (gedubbed door Gogi Grant) in 1957 in de film The Helen Morgan Story)

(1957: Jeri Southern (With Orchestra Under Direction of Camarata) (LP: When Your Heart’s on Fire) [Decca DL 8394]

(1958: Johnny Hodges And His Strings (LP: Johnny Hodges and His Strings Play the Prettiest Gershwin) [Verve Records MG V-8314]

(1958: Della Reese with The Kirk Stuart Trio (Chicago-Sun-Times, Thursday, February 20th, 1958) (Produced by: Morty Palitz) (Produced in Superlaphonic Sound) (LP: A Date with Della Reese at Mr. Kelly’s in Chicago) [Jubilee ‎JGS 1071]

(1958: Bud Shank, Len Mercer Strings (LP: I’ll Take Romance) [World Pacific Records WP1251]

(#23 album-hit voor Keely Smith with Orchestra Conducted by Nelson Riddle in 1959 (LP: Swingin’ Pretty) [Capitol ST-1145]

(#1 album-hit voor Enoch Light And His Orchestra (Recorded At Carnegie Hall) (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) (Original master recorded on 35mm magnetic film) (Associate Producer: Julie Klages) (Recording chief: Robert Fine) (Mastering: George Piros) in 1961 (LP: Stereo 35/MM) [Command ‎RS 826-S.D]

(#34 album-hit voor Dorothy Provine, The Chorus Girls, The Trio and Pinky and her Playboys als Medley Three: I Wanna Be Loved by You/Someone to Watch Over Me/Don’t Bring Lulu in 1961 (LP: The Roaring 20’s) [Warner Bros. Records WS 1394]

(#102 album-hit voor Lena Horne (Orchestra Conducted by Marty Gold) (Produced by Dick Peirce) (Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineers: Ernie Oelrich and Bob Simpson) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1962 (LP: Lena on the Blue Side) [RCA Victor ‎LPS 2465]

(1962: Etta James (LP: Etta James Sings for Lovers) [Argo LP 4018]

(1963: Rosemary Clooney (Arranged and Conducted by Nelson Riddle) (LP: Love) [Reprise R9-6088]

(#4 album-hit voor Nancy Wilson in 1964 (LP: Yesterday’s Love Songs/Today’s Blues)

(#111 album-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald in 1964 (Arranged and Conducted by Nelson Riddle) (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Song Books) [Verve V-4029-5] {Recorded March, 26 1959}

(#149 album-hit voor Earl Grant in 1964 (LP: Just for a Thrill and Other Instrumental Favorites) [Decca DL 74506]

(#2 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1965 (LP: My Name Is Barbra)

(#98 album-hit voor Julie Andrews in 1968 op de Original Motion Picture Sound Track Album (LP: Star!) [20th Century Fox Records DTCS 5102]

(#194 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz in 1969 (LP: Sounds of Love) [Columbia GP 10]

(1972: The Flamingos (Produced by: Zeke Carey) (Arranged by: Leroy Kirkland) (Mastering by: Phil Austin) [Ronze Records RZ-115] (45 rpm)

(1975: André Persiany (André Persiany, piano) (Roland Lobligeois, bass) (Roger Paraboschi, drums) (Recorded at Barclay studio, Paris, on November 25th 1975 by Gerhard Lehner) (Mastered at TOP studio by Jean Hulot) (Produced by Disques Black and Blue SARL) (LP: As Time Goes By) [Black and Blue 33 147]

(1976: Dick Haymes (LP: For Me, for You, for Evermore) [Audiophile AP-130]

(#30 album-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced and Arranged by Booker T. Jones) in 1978 (LP: Stardust) [Columbia JC 35305]

(1979: Buffalo Phiharmonic (St: Manhattan) {medley + Land of the Gay Caballero}

(#19 album-hit voor Melissa Manchester in 1982 (LP: Hey Ricky)

(#3 album-hit voor Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra (Arranged & Conducted by Nelson Riddle) (Recorded & Mixed by George Massenburg) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1983 (LP: What’s New) [Asylum 60260]

(1987: Performed and Arranged by Sting in de film Someone to Watch Over Me)

(1987: Performed by Gene Ammons with Richard Wyands, Doug Watkins and J.C. Heard in de film Someone to Watch Over Me)

(1987: Performed by Roberta Flack. Produced by Michael Kamen in de film Someone to Watch Over Me)

(1992: Herb Alpert (Produced by Herb Alpert) (Arranged and Conducted by Eddie del Barrio) (String Contractor: Bill Hughes) (Engineer: Steve Smith) (Assistant Engineers: Greg Goldman, John Aguto, Ed Goodreau, Thom Russo, Eric Rudd) (CD: Midnight Sun) [A&M Records ‎75021 5391 2]

(1993: Sheena Easton (CD: No Strings) [MCA MCD 10849]

1993: Susan Freeman (Solo Piano) (CD: My Sentiments Exactly!) [Freenote Productions FD-11]

(#192 album-hit voor Elton John in 1994 (CD: Jonathan Shalit Presents the Glory of Gershwin Featuring Larry Adler) [Mercury 314 526 091-2]

(#42 album-hit voor Julia Fordham (℗ 1995) in 1996 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Mr. Holland’s Opus) [Polydor ‎31452 9508 2]

(1997: Joe Lovano (Produced by Joe Lovano) (Arranged by Manny Albam) (℗ 1996) (CD: Celebrating Sinatra) [Blue Note ‎CDP 7243 8 37718 2 0]

(1999: Asa Harris (Asa Harris, vocals) (Ray Kennedy, piano) (Produced by Rick Haydon) (CD: All in Good Time) [Maxjazz MXJ 108]

(#148 album-hit voor Rickie Lee Jones in 2000 (CD: It’s Like This) [Artemis Records 751054-2]

(2000: Amanda Carr (Vocals: Amanda Carr) (Trumpet & Flugel Horn: Herb Pomeroy) (Piano: Bevan Manson) (Bass: John Lockwood) (Drums: Rick Considine, George Schuller) (Strings led by Alexander Romunal) (℗ 1996) (CD: Carr Toons) [Original Music 3016]

(#4 album-hit voor Susan Boyle in 2001 (CD: Someone to Watch Over Me)

(#2 album-hit voor Rod Stewart in 2004 (CD: As Time Goes By… The Great American Songbook Volume II) [J Records 82876-55710-2]

(#90 album-hit voor Renee Olstead Featuring Chris Botti on Trumpet

(Words by Ira Gershwin / Music by George Gershwin)
(Arranged and Conducted by Jeremy Lubbock)
(Drums: Vinnie Colaiuta)
(Bass: Brian Bromberg)
(Piano: Chris Dawson)
(Guitar: Dennis Budimir)
(Produced by David Foster and Humberto Gatica)
(Recorded and Mixed by Humberto Gatica)
(Additional Engineering by Neil Devor and Alejandro Rodriguez)
(Digital Pro Tools Engineering by Neil Devor, Alejandro Rodriguez, David Reitzas, Cristian Robles, Jochem van der Saag, Jorge Vivo and Joe Wohlmuth)
(Recorded at Chartmaker Studios)
(Additional Recording Session at: Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood CA)
(Assisted by Jaime Sickora, Mark Valentine, Jon Berkowitz, Glenn Pittman)
(Signet Sound Studios, Los Angeles, CA)
(Assisted by Brian Dixon and Jason Locklin)
(Westlake Audio, Hollywood, CA)
(Assisted by Cesar Ramirez and Aaron Walk)
(Mixed at Chartmaker Studios)
(Assisted by Courtney Blooding and Jorge Vivo)
(A&R: David Foster and Jaymes Foster-Levy)
(Production Coordination by Erin Haley Wright, Courtney Blooding and Kathy Frangetis)
(Music Contractors: Jules Chaikin and Ray Brown)
(Music Preparation: JoAnn Kane Music Service – Brian Benison, Julia Eidsvoog, Suzie Katayama, Maurice Spears and Booker White)
(Mastered by Vlado Meller at Sony Music Studios)
{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} in 2004 op de (CD: Renee Olstead) [143 Records-Reprise ‎48704-2]

(#105 album-hit voor Gladys Knight (Produced by Phil Ramone) (Executive Producer: Ron Goldstein) (Recorded by Al Schmitt, Frank Filipetti, Nathaniel Kunkel and Mark Valentine) (Mixed by Al Schmitt at Capitol Studios, LA) (Arranged and conducted by Billy Childs) (Piano: Billy Childs) (Drums: Mark McLean) (Bass: David Finck) (Guitar: Jeffrey Mironov) (Alto Sax: Steve Wilson:) (Flugelhorn: Jeff Kievit, Tony Kadleck) (Tenor Trombone: Bruce Eidem, Jim Pugh) (Bass Trombone: George Flynn) (Flute: Dave Mann) (Alto Flute: Charlie Pillow) (Production Manager and Contractor: Jill Dell’Abate) (Pro Tools Operators: Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Brian Pugh, Missy Webb) (Digital Engineering: BJ Ramone) (Assistant Engineers: Missy Webb, Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Kevin Porter, Angie Teo, German Villacorta, Sheldon Yellowhair and Tim Mitchell) (Recorded at: Capitol Studios, LA, Clinton Studios, NYC, Henson Studios, LA, Legacy Studios, NYC, Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ and Bill Schnee Studios, Hollywood, CA) (Mastering by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA) in 2007 op de various artists (CD: We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song) [Verve B0008833-02]

(2007: Art Garfunkel (Produced by Richard Perry) (CD: Some Enchanted Evening) [Rhino 74851]

(#26 album-hit voor Brian Wilson in 2010 (CD: Reimagines Gershwin)

(#49 album-hit voor Rod Stewart in 2011 (CD: The Best Of … The Great American Songbook) [J Records ‎88697-83006-2]

1927: Vincent Lopez Orchestra – Hello Bluebird [Brunswick 3368] (1 week 3)
Hello Bluebird - Vincent Lopez
(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Cliff Friend)
(Vocal Trio by Keller Sisters and Lynch)

(#9 hit voor Nick Lucas “The Crooning Troubadour” (Voice with Guitar and Orchestra); B-kant van I’ve Got the Girl in 1927 [Brunswick 3370] (78 rpm)

(1963: Judy Garland in 1963 (LP: I Could Go on Singing) [Capitol SW-1861]

1932: Mills Brothers – I Heard [Brunswick 6269] (2 weken 3)
I Heard - Mills Brothers
(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Don Redman; Harry Mills)
(Novelty Quartet with Guitar)
(No musical instruments or mechanical devices used on this recording other than one Guitar)

(#7 hit voor Don Redman and His Orchestra (with Vocal Chorus) als I Heard Oi in 1932 [Brunswick 6233] (78 rpm)

(Later gebruikt in de film Twenty Million Sweethearts met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell, Pat O’Brien & Ginger Rogers, gaat op 27 april 1934 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 26 mei 1934 in heel Amerika)

1937: Ray Noble and his Orchestra – I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm [Victor 25507] (2 weken 3)
I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm - Ray Noble
(vandaag 82 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Irving Berlin)
(Vocal refrain by Howard Barrie)

(Het origineel is van Dick Powell & Alice Faye in de film On the Avenue met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Alice Faye, ging op 4 februari 1937 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 12 februari 1937 in heel Amerika)

(#4 hit voor Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra (Teddy Wilson–Ben Webster–Cozy Cole–Jonah Jones–John Kirby–Allan Reuss) (Vocal Chorus Billie Holiday) [Vocalion 3431] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Red Norvo And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Mildred Bailey) in 1937; B-kant van Slumming on Park Avenue [Brunswick 7813] (78 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Glen Gray and The Casa Lama Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Kenny Sargent); B-kant van You’re Laughing at Me in 1937 [Decca 1126] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Les Brown and his Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 5 maart 1949 [Columbia 38324] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Mills Brothers (Vocal) in 1949 [Decca 24550] (78 rpm)

(#22 hit voor Art Lund (Orchestra conducted by Johnny Thompson); B-kant van Someone Like You in 1949 [MGM 10348] (78 rpm)

(#26 hit voor The Starlighters (With Orchestra) (Vocal Group with Orchestra) in 1949 [Capitol 15330] (78 rpm)

(1951: Flip Phillips and His Orchestra (Flip Phillips, Tenor Sax; Bill Harris, Trombone; Dick Hyman, Piano; Jo Jones, Drums; Gene Ramsey, Bass) (Under the personal supervision of Norman Granz) (10” LP: Collates) [Mercury MG C-109] [Mercury C-537-5] [Mercury 8953] (78 rpm)

(#13 album-hit voor Jo Stafford in 1956 (LP: Ski Trails)

(#16 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1956 (LP: Merry Christmas) [Capitol W-758]

(1956: Erroll Garner (LP: Plays for Dancing) [Columbia CL 667]

(1956: Flip Phillips and his Orchestra (LP: Flip Wails) [Cleff Records MG C-691]

(1957: Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong (LP: Ella and Louis Again) [Verve Records MG V-4006-2]

(1957: Sarah Vaughan And Billy Eckstine (Orchestra Conducted by Hal Mooney) (LP: Sarah Vaughan and Billy Eckstine Sing the Best of Irving Berlin) [Mercury MG-20316]

(1958: Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra Conducted by Paul Weston) (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook) [Verve Records MG V-4019 2]

(1959: Doris Day with Frank De Vol and his Orchestra (LP: Hooray for Hollywood – Vol. II) [Columbia CS 8067]

(1959: Billie Holiday (LP: Stay with Me) [Verve Records MG V-8302]

(1959: Sarah Vaughan And Billy Eckstine (Orchestra Conducted by Hal Mooney) (LP: Sarah Vaughan and Billy Eckstine Sing the Best of Irving Berlin) [Mercury SR-60002]

(#4 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra Conducted by Johnny Mandel) in 1961 (LP: Ring-a-Ding Ding!) [Reprise R9-1001]

(#44 album-hit voor Enoch Light And His Orhestra in 1962 (LP: Enoch Light and his orchestra at Carnegie Hall Play Irving Berlin) [Command RS 840-S.D.]

(#60 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher in 1962 (LP: Snowbound) [United Artists UAS 6233]

(1963: The Avalanches (LP: Ski Surfin’) [Warner Bros. WS 1525]

(1965: Robert Maxwell His Harp And Orchestra (Produced By Harry Meyerson) (LP: A Song for All Seasons) [Decca DL 74609]

(1974: The Anita Kerr Singers (Produced by Anita Kerr and Alex Grob) (LP: Sentimental Journey) [Philips 6303 110]

(#33 album-hit voor Bette Midler in 2006 (CD: Cool Yule)

(2008: Cídia e Dan (Direçto Musical: PM Castanheira) (Produçio Musical: Ricardo Palmera) (Arranjos: PM Castanheira / Paulo Soledade) (CD: Duetos Romanticos 2) [Som Livre 0869-2]

1949: Bing Crosby – Galway Bay [Decca 24295] (5 weken 3)
Galway Bay - Bing Crosby
(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Arthur Colahan)
(Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Victor Young)

(Het origineel is van Michael O’Higgins uit 1947 [78-Regal Zonophone MR 3688]

(1948: “Silver Dollar” Jimmie Dodd [78-Castle 1257]

(1948: Bill Johnson (Vocal with Orchestra) [Columbia 38279] (78 rpm)

(1948: Josef Locke, Tenor With Orchestra Conducted by Debroy Somers; B-kant van Macushla [Columbia D.B. 2447] (78 rpm)

(1948: Joe Loss And His Orchestra)

(#23 hit voor Clark Dennis (Vocal with Orchestra) (With Instrumental Accompaniment Conducted by Buddy Cole) in 1949 [Capitol 15403] (78 rpm)

(#27 hit voor Anne Shelton, Vocal with The Wardour Singers & Roy Robertson & his Orch. in 1949; B-kant van Greensleeves [London 287] (78 rpm)

(1949: Fran Allison [78-Rondo R-184]

(1949: Clark Dennis (Vocal with Orchestra) (With Instrumental Accompaniment Conducted by Buddy Cole) [Capitol 15403]

(1949: L. Douglas-Hi-Tone Serenaders [78-Hi-Tone 101]

(1949: Johnny Frank with Orchestra [Varsity 127] (78 rpm)

(1949: Joseph McNally [78-MGM 10270]

(1952: Sung by patrons of the Pub in de film The Quiet Man)

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

(#4 album-hit voor Carmel Quinn in 1955 (LP: Arthur Godfrey Presents Carmel Quinn)

(1955: Ken Griffin at the Organ; B-kant van When Irish Eyes Are Smiling [78 Philips P.B. 421]

(#19 album-hit voor The Three Suns (with Orchestra Conducted by Marty Gold and Sid Ramin with Chorus) in 1956 (LP: High Fi and Wide) [RCA Victor ‎LPM 1249]

(1956: Fran Allison (Vocal by Fran Allison and the Jack Halloran Singers) (Rel. Feb, 3, 1956) (Orchestra Conducted by David Carroll); B-kant van The Ballad of Bridey Murphy [Mercury 70806X45] (45 rpm)

(1957: Bing Crosby (With John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra) (LP: When Irish Eyes Are Smiling) [Decca DL 8262]

(1959: Joni James (With Orchestra and Chorus Conducted and Produced by Acquavina) (LP: Joni Sings Irish Favorites) [MGM SE 3749]

(1963: Hank Snow (LP: I’ve Been Everywhere) [RCA Victor LSP 2675]

(1964: Houston Wells and The Outlaws [45-Parlophone R 5141]

(#17 album-hit voor John Gary (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (Producer by Andy Wiswell) (Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford) in 1965 (LP: ‎A Little Bit of Heaven) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2994]

(#151 album-hit voor Ronan Tynan in 1999 (Conductor And Musical Director Frank McNamara) (Recorded Live at the Royal Dublin Society Main Hall, Dublin, Ireland) op de The Irish Tenors (CD: The Irish Tenors) [Point 8552]

1955: Johnny Maddox and The Rhythmasters – The Crazy Otto [Dot 45-15325] (7 weken 2)
The Crazy Otto - Johnny Maddox

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(In der Alten Hafenbar)
(Jack Elliott; Lou Busch)
(In der Nacht ist der Mensch nicht gern alleine)
(Franz Grothe; Willy Dehmen)
(Das Mädchen nur die Beine von Dolores)
(Bruno Balz; Michael Jary)
(Was macht der alte Seemann)
(Günther Schwenn; Heino Gaze)
(Spiel’ mir eine alte Melodie (Play a Simple Melody)
(Irving Berlin; Nicole Wilke)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(Het origineel is van die Schräge Otto als Die beschwipste Drahtkommode uit 1954 [78-Polydor H 50 136]

(1959: Lou Stein als The Crazy Otto Rag (LP: Honky Tonk Piano) [Mercury Records MG-20159]

1955: The Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts – Melody Of Love [Decca 9-29395] (1 week 3)
Melody Of Love - The Four

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Hans Engelmann (℗ 1903) /Tekst: Tom Glazer (℗ 1954)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Jack Pleis)

(Het origineel is van Edison Symphony Orchestra uit 1903 [Edison Gold Moulded Records] (wax cylinder)

(1910: Victor Orchestra (Walter B. Rogers, Conductor) (Orchestra) als Melody of Love–Intermezzo; B-kant van Meet Me Where the Lanterns Glow van Haydn Quartet [Victor Record 16509] (78 rpm)

(1911: Lucy Isabelle Marsh (Soprano) (accompaniment by Victor Orchestra) als The Melody of Love [Victor Record 60059] (78 rpm)

(1915: Florentine Quartet (Violin, Flute, Cello and Harp); B-kant van At the Mountain Inn van Neapolitan Trio [Victor Record 17747] (78 rpm)

(1941: Wayne King and his Orchestra (Poem “Why I Love You” by Marty Carolyn Davies) (with recitation by Franklyn MacCormack) [Victor 27713] (78 rpm)

(1954: The Four Bells with Jimmy Carroll and Orchestra (Saxophone Solo – Jimmy Abato); B-kant van Hearts of Stone van The Three Bells [Bell 1080] (78 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra Billy Vaughn op 5 maart 1955 [Dot 45-15247] (45 rpm)

(#8 hit voor David Carroll And His Orchestra (Instrumental) in 1955 [Mercury 70516-X45] (45 rpm)

(#11 album-hit voor The McGuire Sisters in 1955 (10” LP: By Request …) [Coral CRL 56123]

(#19 hit voor Frank Sinatra And Ray Anthony and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1955 [Capitol F3018] (45 rpm)

(#30 hit voor Leo Diamond (With Orchestra Accompaiment) in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-5973] (45 rpm)

(1955: David Carroll And His Orchestra (LP: Waltzes, Wine and Candlelight) [Mercury MG-20086]

(1955: The Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts (Vocal with Orchestra directed by Jack Pleis) ‎(LP: Mood for Love) [Decca DL 8122]

(1955: The Ink Spots (Charles Fuqua, Jimmy Holmes, Harold Jackson, Leon Antoine, Isaac Royal) (Vocal by The Ink Spots) (Poem by Marty Carolyn Davies) {Radio Territorial Hit} [King 45-1336]  (45 rpm)

(1955: Swing & Sway with Sammy Kaye (Vocal: The Kaydets – Recitation: Sammy Kaye-Tom Glazer-Hans Engelmann) [Columbia ‎4-40417] (45 rpm)

(1955: Wayne King and his Orchestra {Radio Territorial Hit} [RCA Victor 447-0183] (45 rpm)

(1955: Wayne King and His Orchestra (LP: Melody of Love) [RCA Victor ‎LPM 1117]

(1955: The McGuire Sisters (Vocal Trio With Chorus And Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) [Coral 9-61334] (45 rpm)

(1958: The Poetic Voice of Franklyn MacCormack With Russ Garcia and His Orchestra (Producer: Si Waronker) (Engineer: Don Gallese) als Why Do I Love You (Melody of Love) (LP: The Torch Is Burning) [Liberty LRP 3086]

(1958: Patti Page With Jack Rael and His Orchestra (LP: “I’ve Heard That Song Before”) [Mercury Records SR-60011]

(#22 album-hit voor Dick Kesner in 1959 (LP: Lawrence Welk Presents Dick Kesner and his Stradivarius Violin) [Brunswick BL 54044]

(1959: Stanley Black His Piano And Orchestra (LP: The Cash Box Instrumental Hits) [London LL.3105]

(1959: Pat & Shirley Boone (Orchstra Conducted by Mort Lindsey) (LP: Side by Side) [Dot DLP 25,199]

(1959: Jad Paul’s Banjo Magic (LP: 12th. Street Rag) [Liberty LST-7107]

(#17 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra in 1961 (LP: Golden Waltzes) [Dot DLP 3280]

(#22 album-hit voor Eydie Gorme (Cond. by Nick Perito) als Melodie d’amour in 1963 (LP: Blame It on the Bossa Nova) [Columbia CS 8812]

(#125 album-hit voor The Cascading Voices of The Hugo & Luigi Chorus (Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore Producers) (Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford) in 1963 (LP: Let’s Fall in Love) [RCA Victor LSP 2717]

(#2 album-hit in Engeland voor The Bachelors (Dick Rowe Executive Producer) in 1964 (LP: The Bachelors and 16 Great Songs) [Decca LK.4614]

(#16 album-hit voor John Gary (Orchestra Conducted by Marty Gold) (Produced by Andy Wiswell) in 1964 (LP: Encore) [RCA Victor 2804]

(#19 album-hit voor Al Martino (Orchestra and Chorus Arranged and Conducted by Peter De Angelis) (Produced by Tom Morgan) als Moon Over Naples (Spanish Eyes) in 1965 (LP: My Cherie) [Capitol Records ST-2362]

(1965: Al Martino (Produced by: Tom Morgan) (Arranged and Conducted by Pete De Angelis); B-kant van Spanish Eyes [Capitol Records 5542] (45 rpm)

(1965: Slim Whitman (LP: Love Song of the Waterfall) [Imperial LP 12275]

(#155 album-hit voor The Exotic Guitars in 1968 (LP: The Exotic Guitars) [Ranwood RLP 8002]

(#10 C&W-hit voor Jim Reeves (Producer: Chet Atkins) (℗ 1969) in 1970 als Why Do I Love You (Melody of Love); B-kant van Nobody’s Fool [RCA Victor 74-0286] (45 rpm)

(1970: Hank Locklin with Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass (LP: Hank Locklin with Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass) [RCA Victor LSP-4318]

(1982: The McGuire Sisters in de film Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean)

(1994: The Gatlin Brothers (CD: Cool Water) [Intersound CDI-9123]

1955: The Crew-Cuts With David Carroll And His Orchestra – Earth Angel [Mercury 70529×45] (1 week 3)
Earth Angel - The Crew Cuts

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Curtis Williams)
(Vocal by The Crew-Cuts)
{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(B-kant van Ko Ko Mo (I Love You So)

(#8 hit voor The Penguins (Het origineel)

(Curtis Williams)
(Blues & Rhythm Vocal Group)
{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} als Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) in 1955; B-kant van Hey Senorita [DooTone 348] (45 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Gloria Mann (with Orchestra and Chorus) als Earth Angel Will You Be Mine B-kant van I Love You, Yes I Do in 1955 [Sound 109] (78 rpm)

(1955: Pat O’Day (Orchestra Conducted by Freddy Sateriale) als Earth Angel {Radio Territorial Hit, Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota} [MGM K11904] (45 rpm)

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

(#57 pop-hit voor Johnny Tillotson (Orchestra Conducted by Archie Bleyer) als Earth Angel in 1960 [Cadence 1377] (45 rpm)

(1959: The Dwellers (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) [Leedon LS-579] (45 rpm)

(#101 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor The Penguins (Blues & Rhythm Vocal Group) als Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine); B-kant van Hey Senorita in 1960 [Dooto Records 348] (45 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(1960: The Crests (LP: The Crests Sing All Biggies) [Coed LPC 901]

(1960: Johnny Preston (LP: Running Bear) [Mercury MG-20592]

(#85 album-hit voor Bobby Vee in 1961 (LP: Bobby Vee Sings Hits of the Rockin’ ’50’s) [Liberty LST-7205]

(1961: The Cleftones (Arr. & Cond. by Henry Glover) [Gee G-1074] (45 rpm)

(1961: Robb Storme and The Whispers [Decca 45-F 11388] (45 rpm)

(1962: The Fleetwoods (Written by Jesse Belvin) (Lead: Gary Troxel) (Producer: Bob Reisdorff) (Arranged And Conducted By Hank Levine) (Engineer: Eddie Brackett) als Earth Angel (LP: The Fleetwoods Sing the Best Goodies of the Oldies – Volume One) [Dolton BST-8011]

(1963: Yvonne Carroll [Domain 1020] (45 rpm)

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

(#6 album-hit voor The 4 Seasons in 1964 (Arranged and Conducted by “Calello”) (Vocal Arrangements by Nick Massi) (LP: Dawn (Go Away) and 11 Other Great Song – Featuring The “Sound” of Frankie Valli) [Philips PHM-200-124]

(#7 Easy Listening-hit voor The Vogues (Produced by Dick Glasser) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} als Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) in 1969 [Reprise Records 0820] (45 rpm)

(#117 album-hit voor The 5 Satins (Richard Nader Original & Executive Producer Of The Rock & Roll Revival) als Medley: Save the Last Dance for Me / Sincerely / Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) / (I’ll Remember) In the Still of the Night in 1973 op de various artists Original Sound Track Recording (LP: Let the Good Times Roll) [Bell – BELL 9002]

(#140 album-hit voor Sha Na Na (Lennie) Produced By: E. Pluribus Unum and Sha Na Na) (Engineered By: E. Pluribus Unum) (Remote Recording By Fedco) (Remix: Bell Sound Studios) (Recorded Live August 29, 1973, Central Park, N.Y.C) (Personal Management: Ed Goodgold) (Greased Lightning: Will Dailey) (Road Direction: Dr. Don Kingswell) (Media Man: Ron Weisner) (Sha Na Na: Frederick Dennis Greene; Jon “Bowzer” Bauman; Johnny Contardo; Scott “Captain” Powell; Screamin’ Scott Simon; Dave “Chico” Ryan (Bass Guitar); Leonard J. Baker (Sax); Donald “Donny” York; Vincent Taylor (Lead Guitar); John Fair “Jocko” Marcellino (Drums) als Earth Angel – Medley: Yogi / Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White / Long Tall Sally in 1973 (LP: From the Streets of New York) [Kama Sutra ‎KSBS 2075]

(#81 R&B-hit voor Richards “Dimples” Fields (Produced by Richard “Dimples” Fields and Belinda Wilson) als Earth Angel in 1981 [Boardwalk Entertainment Co. WS8 02081] (45 rpm)

(#21 pop-hit voor New Edition (Produced by Freddie Perren) (Executive Producer Ami Productions) als Earth Angel in 1986 [MCA Records MCA-52905] in de film The Karate Kid Part II)

1966: Herman’s Hermits – Listen People [MGM K13462] (1 week 3)
Listen People - Herman’s Hermits - foto

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Graham Gouldman)
(Record Prod. by Mickie Most)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(1965: Herman’s Hermits

(Graham Gouldman) in de film When the Boys Meet the Girls met in de hoofdrollen Connie Francis, Harve Presnell, Sam The Sam And The Pharaos, Liberace & Louis Armstrong, draait vanaf 10 oktober 1965 in Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#37 album-hit in Amerika voor The Outsiders in 1966 (LP: Time Won’t Let Me) [Capitol Records ST-2501]

1977: Steve Miller – Fly Like An Eagle [Capitol 4372] (2 weken 2)
Fly Like An Eagle - Steve Miller

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Steve Miller)
(Produced by Steve Miller)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#10 hit voor Seal in 1997)

(#5 soundtrack-hit voor Steve Miller in 1978 op de various artists The Original Movie Soundtrack (LP: FM) [MCA Records MCA2-12000]

(#2 soundtrack-hit voor Seal in 1996 op de various artists Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture (CD: Space Jam) [Warner Sunset Records 82961]

1977: Kenny Nolan – I Like Dreamin’ [20th Century Records TC-2287] (1 week 3)I Like Dreamin’ - Kenny Nolan

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Kenny Nolan)
(Produced by Kenny Nolan & Charles Callelo)
(Arranged by Charles Callelo)
(Published ℗ 1976)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1977: Olivia Newton-John – Sam [MCA Records MCA-40670] (2 weken 1)
Sam - Olivia Newton-John

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(John Farrar; Hank B. Marvin; Don Black)
(Produced & Arranged by: John Farrar)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#20 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 april 1977)

(#121 album-hit voor Olivia Newton-John (Produced by John Farrar) in 1992 (CD: Back to Basics – The Essential Collection 1971-1992) [Geffen GEFD 24470]

1988: Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up [RCA 5347-7-R] (3 weken 1)Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley 2

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Mike Stock; Matt Aitken; Pete Waterman)
(Produced by Stock/Aitken/Waterman)
(Engineered by Mark McGuire and Mike Duff)
(Mixed by Mixmaster Pete Hammond)
(Published ℗ 1987)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 maart 1988)

2005: Kelly Clarkson – Breakaway (21 weken 1)
Breakaway - Kelly Clarkson

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Matthew Gerrard; Bridget Benenate; Avril Lavigne)
(Produced by John Shanks)
(Mixed by Jeff Rotschild and John Shanks at Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA)
(Recorded by Jeff Rotschild at Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA)
(Album Produced by Clive Davis)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 november 2004)

(Uit de Walt Disney-film The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement met in de hoofdrollen Julie Andrews & Anne Hathaway, ging op 7 augustus 2004 in wereldpremière in Disneyland en draait vanaf 11 augustus 2004 in heel Amerika)

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

1966: Chris Montez – Call Me [A&M Records 780] (1 week 2)
Call Me - Chris Montez - foto

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Tony Hatch)
(Produced and Arranged by: Herb Alpert)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#22 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 februari 1966)

(Het origineel is van Petula Clark

(Tony Hatch)
(Arranged and Produced by Tony Hatch) in 1965 (LP: The New Petula Clark Album) [Pye NPL.18118]

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Produced by Sonny Burke) (Arranged and Conducted by Nelson Riddle) in 1966 (LP: Strangers in the Night) [Reprise FS 1017]

(#33 album-hit voor Chris Montez (Arranged by Herb Alpert) in 1966 (LP: The More I See You / Call Me) [A&M Records SP-4115]

(#135 album-hit voor Mongo Santamaria (Arranged by Marty Sheller) in 1966 (LP: Hey! Let’s Party) [Columbia CS 9273]

(1966: Willie Bobo (LP: Feelin’ So Good) [Verve Records V6/8669]

(1966: Astrud Gilberto / Walter Wanderley (with Jose Marino: Bass / Claudio Slon: Drums / Bobby Rosengarden: Percussion) (Produced by: Creed Taylor) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (Engineer: Rudy Van Gelder) (LP: A Certain Smile, A Certain Sadness) [Verve Records V6/8673]

(1967: Oscar Peterson (Piano – Oscar Peterson) (Bass – Sam Jones) (Drums – Louis Hayes) (Timbales – Marshall Thompson) (Percussion – Harold Jones) (Conga – Henley Gibson) (Recorded at Universal Studios, Chicago – December 1966) (Recording Engineer: Bob Kidder) (Remix Engineer: Jack McMahon) (Produced by Hal Mooney) (LP: Soul Español) [Limelight ‎LS-86044]

(2004: Eliane Elias (Produced by Eliane Elias) (Co-produced by Steve Rodby and Marc Johnson) (Executive Producer: David Weyner) (Recorded and mixed by Joe Ferla) (Arranged by Eliane Elias) (Orchestra arranged and conducted by Rob Mathes) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Dreamer) [Bluebird 82876-58335-2]

(2011: Herb Alpert & Lani Hall (Produced and arranged by Herb Alpert & Lani Hall with Bill Cantos, Michael Shapiro and Hussain Jiffry) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: I Feel You) [Concord Jazz CJA-32757-02]

(2012: Tom Wopat (Produced by: David Finck) (Associate Producers: Tom Wopat & Tedd Firth) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: I’ve Got Your Number) [LML Music ‎LML CD-273]

1988: George Michael – Father Figure [Columbia 38-07682] (2 weken 3)
Father Figure - George Michael

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(George Michael)
(Written, Arranged and Produced by George Michael)
(Engineered by Chris Porter)
(Published ℗ 1987)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 februari 1988)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1977: Charley Pride – She’s Just An Old Love Turned Memory [RCA PB-10875] (1 week 1)
She’s Just An Old Love Turned Memory - Charley Pride
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(John Schweers)
(Vocal Accompaniment by The Jordanaires)
(Published ℗ 1976)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#64 C&W-hit voor Nick Nixon (Produced By Glenn Keener) in 1975 [Mercury 73726] (45 rpm)

(1977: Charley Pride (LP: She’s Just an Old Love Turned Memory) [RCA Victor APL1 2261]

1988: Randy Travis – Too Gone Too Long [Warner Bros. Records 7-28286] (1 week 1)
Too Gone Too Long - Randy Travis
(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Gene Pistilli)
(Produced By Kyle Lehning)
(Published ℗ 1987)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1983: Conway Twitty – The Rose [Elektra 7-69854] (1 week 1)
The Rose - Conway Twitty

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Amanda McBroom)
(Produced by Conway Twitty)
(Produced and Recorded by Jimmy Bowen)
(Published ℗ 1982)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#3 pop-hit voor Bette Midler

(Words and Music by Amanda McBroom)
(String Arrangement by David Campbell)
(Produced and Arranged by Paul A. Rothschild)
(Associate Producer: Bill Gazecki)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (℗ 1979) op 28 juni 1980 [Atlantic 3656] (45 rpm) in de film The Rose)

(1980: Lincoln Mayorga & Amanda McBroom (LP: Growing Up in Hollywood Town) [Sheffield Lab 13]

(#26 hit in Nederland voor Bonnie St. Claire

(Amanda McBroom / Adapt.: Roy Beltman Cor Aaftink)
(Produktie: Roy Beltman)
(arr.: Paul Natte)
(Techniek: Pieter Boer)
(Wisseloord Studio’s) als De roos (The Rose) (℗ 1980) in 1981 [Mercury 6017 129] (45 rpm)

(1986: Nana Mouskouri (LP: Why Worry) [Philips 830 492-1]

(#27 hit in Nederland voor Vader Abraham (Produktie: Pierre Kartner) (Arrangeur: John van de Ven) (Studio Hans Aalberts Recordings – Nederhorst den Berg) (Mastering: Digipro Nederland B.V. – Soest) onder de titel Als je inlegkruisje maar goed (℗ 1995) in 1996 [RPC Entertainment RPS 95302] (CD-single)

(#1 album-hit voor LeAnn Rimes

(Words and Music by Amanda McBroom)
(Produced by Wilbur C. Rimes) in 1997 (CD: You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs) [Curb Records ‎D2-77885]

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Westlife

(Words and Music by Amanda McBroom)
(Produced, arranged and mixed by Quiz & Larossi)
(Engineered by Quiz & Larossi and Neil Tucker)
(Recorded at the QuizLarossi studio and 301, Stockholm, Sweden)
(Vocals and choir recorded at Metropolis studio, London, UK)
(Mixed at the QuizLarossi studio, Stockholm, Sweden)
(Piano: Peter Ljung)
(Guitars: Esbjörn Öhrwall)
(Bass: Thomas Lindberg)
(Keyboards and programming: Andreas ‘Quiz’ Romdhane and Josef Larossi)
(Strings and horns by Stockholm Session Orchestra)
(Strings arranged by Ulf & Henrik Janson)
(Strings engineered by Ian Agate)
(Additional choir arrangements by Lawrence Johnson)
(Choir – Lawrence Johnson, Ayo Oyerinde, Aaron Sokell, Ezra Russell, Michael Molton, Alani Gibbon, Lanoi Montet, Sheena White, Donna Gardier-Elliot, Lorrain Smith, Lena Palmer, Subrina Edwards, Stephanie Meade, Camilla Beeput, Anna Omakina and Joy Malcolm) op 12 november in 2006 [S Records ‎88697019812] (CD-single)

1994: Vince Gill – Tryin’ To Get Over You [MCA Records MCAS7 54706] (1 week 1)
Tryin’ To Get Over You - Vince Gill

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Vince Gill)
(Produced By Tony Brown)
(Published ℗ 1993)

(#88 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 februari 1994)

2011: Jason Aldean with Kelly Clarkson – Don’t You Wanna Stay (3 weken 1)
Don’t You Wanna Stay - Jason Aldean with Kelly Clarkson
(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Jason Sellers; Paul Jenkins; Andy Gibson)

(#31 hit in de Hot 100 op 30 april 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1966: Wilson Pickett – 634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) [Atlantic 45-2320] (7 weken 1)
634-5789 - Wilson Pickett - foto

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Steve Cropper; Eddie Floyd)
(Prod. by Jim Stewart & Steve Cropper)

(#13 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 maart 1966)

(#54 album-hit voor Otis Redding als 6345-789 in 1966 (LP: The Soul Album) [Volt S 413]

(1966: The Elgins (LP: Darling Baby) [V.I.P. V.I.P.S 400]

(1966: Willie Mitchell als 6345-789 (LP: It’s What’s Happenin’) [Hi Records SHL 32031]

(1967: Cliff Bennett and The Rebel Rousers als 6345-789 (LP: Got to Get You Into Our Lives) [Parlophone PCS 7017]

(1967: Eddie Floyd als 6345-789 (LP: Knock on Wood) [Stax S 714]

(#105 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Johnny Van Zant Band (Produced and Arranged by Al kooper als 634 – 5789 in 1980 [Polydor PD 2126] (45 rpm)

(#43 album-hit voor Ry Cooder als 634-5789 in 1980 (LP: Borderline) [Warner Bros. Records BSK 3489]

(#86 album-hit voor Tina Turner (Duet with Robert Cray) als 634-5789 in 1988 op de Tina Turner (LP: Tina Live in Europe) [Capitol Records C1-90126]

(#53 album-hit voor Trace Adkins ‎(Produced By Scott Hendricks) als 634-5789 in 1996 (CD: Dreamin’ Out Loud) [Capitol Nashville ‎7243-8-37222-2-8]

1988: Morris Day – Fishnet (Edit) [Warner Bros. Records  7-28201] (2 weken 1)
Fishnet - Morris Day

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Morris Day; James Harris III; Terry Lewis)
(Produced By Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis)
(Co-Produced By Morris Day)

(#23 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 april 1988)


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 (©2019)


[République française]

1973: Frédéric François – Quand vient le soir on se retrouve [Vogue 45. VB. 4206] (2 weken 1)

(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Frédéric François · Marino Atria)
(Production: Constant Defourny)

1974: Titi et Sylvestre – Titi à la neige [Burbank Home Of Warner Bros. Records 16347] (2 weken 1)

(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(François Orenn)
(Chant: Arlette Thomas (Titi)
(Michel Elias (Sylvestre)
(Production: Jean Davoust)
(Published ℗ 1973)

1988: Glenn Medeiros – Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You [Mercury ‎888 610-7] (8 weken 1)

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Michael Masser · Gerry Goffin)
(Produced by Jay Stone)
(Remixed by Jeff Tyzik and Steve Forney)
(Arranged by Jeff Tyzik)
(Saxo Solo – Terrance Bruce)
(Published ℗ 1986)
{Classic Song op radiostation Radio Mi Amigo International (Costa Blanca in Spanje 92.3 en 106.0 FM. Uitzendend vanuit Kall in de Eiffel, dagelijks op de kortegolf: van 9 uur ’s ochtends tot 6 uur ’s avonds, met een eigen zender op 6085 kHz in de 49 meter band en op de middengolf via de zender Riga in Letland op 1467 AM, gericht op Scandinavië, de Baltische staten en Noord-Duitsland} {Classic Song op internetstation Radio Mi Amigo 192 (Live vanaf de Spaanse Costa), Alfaz del Pi, Costa Blanca, España}

(#12 hit in de US Hot 100 op 6 juni 1987)

(#45 album-hit in Amerika voor George Benson (Het origineel)

(Michael MasserGerry Goffin)
(Produced by Michael Masser)
(Executive Producer: Russ Titelman) in 1985 (LP: 20/20) [Warner Bros. Records ‎1-25178]

(1987: Engelbert (Arranged by Uve Schikora) (Background vocals: The Rosy Singers) (Recorded by Hanno Stratmann at Smash Tonstudio, Munich, West Germany) (All vocals recorded by Jürgen Koppers at Hansa Tonstudio by the Wall, Berlin, West Germany) (Mixed by Jürgen Koppers at Paradise Studio, Munich, West Germany) (Produced By Jack White) (LP: Remember – I Love You) [White Records 208 628]

(1988: Richard Clayderman (Produced By Paul de Senneville & Olivier Toussaint) (Arranged By Gérard Salesses & Olivier Toussaint) (CD: A Little Night Music – 12 Classic Love Songs) [Decca Delphine ‎828 125-2]

(1988: Francis Goya (Arranged and Conducted by Harry van Hoof) (Produced by Ruud Jacobs) (Keyboards: Hans Jansen – John van Eyk – Jean-phillippe Ru’elle) (Bass guitar: Jan Hollestelle) (Drums:  Arno van Nieuwenhuizen) (Electric guitar: Lex Bolderwijk) (Francis Goya plays on a custom built guitar designed by Azzato Morant, Brussels, Belgium) (Concertmaster: Benny Behr) (Recorded at Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, Holland) (Engineers: Roland Prent – Erwin Musper – Michiel Hoogenboezem) (Mixdown: Roland Prent) (LP: Rendez-vous) [Mercury 836 485-2]

(#11 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The Shadows (Hank Marvin, lead guitar) (Bruce Welch, rhythm guitar) (Brian Bennett, drums & percussion) (Cliff Hall, keyboards) (Alan Jones, bass guitar) (Arranged and Produced by The Shadows) (Recorded and mixed by Dick Plant at Honeyhill Studios, Hertfordshire, England) (Mastered at Abbey Road Studios, London) (Special arrangements: Cliff Hall) in 1989 (LP: Steppin’ to the Shadows) [Polydor ‎SHAD 30]

(1990: The Mike Sceptre Singers with The London Starlight Orchestra (Vocals Arranged & Produced by Michael Sceptre) (CD: We’re All Alone -16 Pop Ballads) [Star Inc. Music ‎CD 86043]

(1993: Louis van Dijk & The London Studio Orchestra (Grand Piano: Louis van Dijk) (Concept and compilation: Rein Gerlofs) (Bass: Harry Emmery) (Drums: Frits Landesbergen) (The London Studio Orchestra conducted by Dick Bakker) (Trio-arrangements: Louis van Dijk) (Orchestral-arrangements: Henk Huizinga) (Recorded at Topesa Studio, Blariacum and C.T.S. Studio London) (Engineer: Dick Lewzey and Dick Bakker) (CD: Only Love) [Roman Disc ‎280771]

(1993: The Starsound Orchestra (Produced by: Helena Lind) (Executive Producer: Michael Taylor) (Arranged by: Michael Taylor and Helena Lind) (Vocal effects by: Helena Lind, Bo Lander, J. McCormack) (CD: Time for Dreaming: 45 of the World’s Greatest Love Songs) [Dominion Entertainment ‎3205-2]

(1996: David Osborne (CD: Especially for You) [North Star Music NS 0085]

(1997: Helena & Philharmonic Orchestra of Prague (CD: Movie Classics) [West & East Music ‎220 054-2]

(1998: Roland Kaiser (Adapt.: Bernd Meinunger – Roland Kaiser) als Niemand ändert mein Gefühl für dich (CD: Grenzenlos II) [Hansa ‎74321 55267 2] (Duitse versie)

(1999: Pia Trøjgaard & The North West Gospel Chamber Ensemble op de various artists (CD: A Touch of Gospel) [CMC Records 07243 4 99117 2 7]

(2001: Dana Winner (Produced by Wilfried Van Baelen & Tom Salisbury) (Arranged and conducted by Tom Salisbury) (Engineered and mixed by Wilfried Van Baelen) (High resolution (24-bit) digitally recorded and mixed in Galaxy Studios / Mol, Belgium) (Drums: Simon Phillips) (Bass: Evert Verhees, Marcel Schimscheimer) (Guitars: Bert Meulendijk) (Keyboards & Programming: Tom Salisbury) (Percussion: Jeroen de Rijk) (Flute: Lindy Vanden Berk) (Oboe: Joris Vanden Hauwe) (Clarinet: Geert Baeckelandt) (French Horns: Rik Vercruysse, Alex Van Aeken, Johan Van Neste) (Trumpet: Jef Coolen, Nico Schepers, Johan Coen) (Trombone: Carlo Mertens, Marc Godfroid) (Brass section: Stylus Horns) (Pipe Organ: Wilfried Van Baelen) (Backing Vocals: Jody Pijper, Dian Senders, Ingrid Simons, Pim Roos, Ruurd Boes, Mieke Aerts) (Galaxy Symphonic Orchestra – concertmaster: Marc Steylaerts) (Drum recording engineered by Chris Pfannschmidt and Uli Baronowsky) (Assisted by Bram Poelmans) (Mastering by René Schardt at Galaxy Reference Mastering Studio) (CD: Unforgettable) [EMI Belgium ‎7243 536195 2 7]

(2002: Oli.P als Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love for You (Radio Edit) ‎(CD: Startzeit) [Epic ‎EPC 510141 2]

(2002: George Salinas ‎(CD: 20 Love-Songs) [Mouse Music Company 20300-1]

(2006: Westlife (Produced by Graham Stack) (Mixed by Matt Furmidge at Metrophonic Studios) (Programming: Graham Stack) (Piano and string arrangement: Cliff Masterson) (Guitar: John Parricelli) (Mastered by Vlado Meller at Sony Music Studios, NYC) (Assisted by Mark Santangelo) op The Rose [S Records 88697032652] (CD-single) (3-tracks)

(2007: Keiko Lee ‎(CD: In Essence) [Sony Music Japan International Inc. ‎88697211062]

(2007: Pop Disaster (CD: Flashback to Memories) [Caffeine Bomb Records IQCA 1014] (6-track EP)

(2011: Simone Kopmajer (CD: Nothing’s Gonna Change) [Hitman Jazz HMCD0243]

(2011: Lindsay (duet met Glenn Medeiros) op de Lindsay (CD: De sleutel van mijn hart) [ARS Entertainment ‎2786414]

(2011: Sanchez ‎(Executive Producers: Christopher Chin & Donald Clive Davidson) (CD: Love You More) [VP Records ‎VPCD1904]

1994: IAM – Je danse le mia (Le Terrible Funk Remix Radio Edit) [Delabel ‎7243 8 923432 9] (Totaal: 8 weken 1)

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Akhenaton [= Philippe Fragione] · IAM)
(Produit par IAM)
(Enregistré et mixé par Dan Wood)
(terug op #1: 21-05-1994, 28-05-1994 (2 weken) 11-06-1994 (1 week)

2005: Ilona Mitrecey – Un monde parfait (Version Originale) [Scorpio CB603 S0176-1] (15 weken 1)

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Laurent Jeanne · Mario Pirolla · Domydee [= Domenico Della Vecchia] · Rosario Castagnola)
(Producteur exécutif: Ivan Russo)
(Producteur artistique: Ivan Russo & Rosario Castagnola)
(Enregistrement: Studio Moneypenny, Paris)
(Voix lead: Ilona Mitrecey)
(Chœurs: Laurent Jeanne)
(Guitare & Guitare basse: Rosario Castagnola)
(Fisa: Antonio Russo)
(Arrangements: Ivan Russo, Domydee & Rosario Castagnola | Studio Atollo.rec)
(Mixage: Ivan Russo au Studio Atollo Recording (Naples)

2011: Colonel Reyel – Toutes les nuits [Play On] (1 week 1

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Rémi Ranguin · Yannick Moris · Pédro Pirbakas)
(Digital download)
(CD: Au rapport) [Play On ‎312.A017.020]


1955: Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra – I Need You Now (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jimmie Crane; Al Jacobs)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 13 november 1954)

(#98 hit in Amerika voor 100 Strings & JONI (Choir of 40 Voices) Joni James (Musical Supervision Acquaviva Arr: Geoff Love) in 1960 [MGM K12885] (45 rpm)

(#93 hit in Amerika voor Ronnie Dove (Produced by Dick Glasser) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) in 1969 [Diamond Records Inc. D-260] (45 rpm)

1960: Emile Ford And The Checkmates – What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For? (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 59 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Joe McCarthy; Howard Johnson; Jimmie Monaco)
(Published ℗ 1916)

(Uit de musical The Better ‘Ole, ging op 19 oktober 1918 in Greenwich Village Theatre, NY in première. Na 353 keer was op 4 oktober 1919 de laatste voorstelling)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Ada Jones–Billy Murray (Comic Duet) (with orchestra) {het origineel} op 7 april 1917; B-kant van B-kant van If You Ever Get Lonely van American Quartet [Victor 18224]

(#15 hit voor Betty Hutton (With Paul Weston and his Orchestra) (Vocal With Male Quartet and Orchestra) in 1945 [Capitol 211] (78 rpm) uit de film Incendiary Blonde)

(#5 hit in Engeland voor Shakin’ Stevens (Produced by Carey Taylor & Shakin’ Stevens) in 1987 [Epic SHAKEY 5] (45 rpm)

2000: Madonna – American Pie (1 week 1)
(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Don McLean)
(Produced By Madonna And William Orbit)
(Mixed By Mark “Spike” Stent)
(Engineers: Mark Endert, Sean Spuehler, Jake Davies)
(Guitars, Drums, Keyboards: William Orbit)
(Pro Tools Programing: Sean Spuehler)
(Sequencer Programming: Rico Conning)
(Backup Vocals By Rupert Everett)
(Published (℗ 1999)

(#29 hit in de US Hot 100 op 4 maart 2000)

(Uit de film The Next Best Thing met in de hoofdrollen Rupert Everett & Madonna, draait vanaf 3 april 2000 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat op 18 mei 2000 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Don McLean (Produced by Ed Freeman) (Engineer: Tom Flye)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}  {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} {het origineel} op 15 januari 1972 [United Artists Records 50856] (45 rpm)

(#31 hit in Engeland voor Just Luis in 1995 [Pro-Active CDPTV 1] (CD-single)

(#54 hit in Engeland voor Chupito in 1995 [Eternal/WEA 018CD 0630-12294-2] (CD-single)

2006: TV Rock featuring Seany B – Flaunt It (Radio Edit) [Bimbo Rock ‎82876806702] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Ivan Goug; Grant Smillie; Seany B)
(Produced by Ivan Gough and Grant Smillie)
(Vocals written and performed by Seany B)
(Recorded at Bimbo Rock Studios Australia)
(Published (℗ 2005)


1971: The Mike Curb Congregation – Burning Bridges (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Lalo Schifrin; Mike Curb)
(Arr. & Cond. by Don Peake)
(Prod. by Perry Botkin, Jr.)

(#34 hit in de US Hot 100 op 27 februari 1971)

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

(Uit de film Kelly’s Heroes met in de hoofdrollen Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Don Rickles, Carroll O’ Connor & Donald Sutherland, draait vanaf 23 juni 1970 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

2007: Atlas – Crawl (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)

2012: K’Naan (Feat. Nelly Furtado) – Is Anybody Out There? (1 week 1)
(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Keinan Warsame; Hasham Hussain; Denarius Motes; Melanie Hallim; Edwin “Lil Eddie” Serrano)
(Produced by Sham & Motesart [ = Hasham Hussein & Denarius Motes]
(Mixed by Serban Ghenea)


France charts sourced from www.infodisc.fr and SNEP. Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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