13 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 13 maart

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1948: Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour And The Brazilians – Mañana (Is Soon Enough for Me) [Capitol 15022] (9 weken 1)
Mañana - Peggy Lee

(vandaag 71 jaar geleden)
(Dave Barbour; Peggy Lee)
(Vocal with Samba Orchestra)

(1948: Mills Brothers (vocal with Guitar) als Mañana; B-kant van I Wish I Knew the Name [Decca 24333] (78 rpm)

(1955: Billy May’s Rico Mambo Orchestra als Mañana (LP: Arthur Murray: Cha-Cha Mambos) [Capitol T-578]

(1960: Billy May’s Rico Mambo Orchestra als Mañana (LP: Arthur Murray Favorites: Cha-Cha Mambos) [Capitol Records T-1367]

(1961: The Four Freshmen (Orchestra under the direction of Billy May) als Mañana (LP: Voices in Fun) [Capitol Records T-1543]

(1964: Spike Jones als Mañana (Arranged by Carl Brandt) (LP: New Band) [Liberty ST-7349]

(1994: Toni Tennille and the Matt Catingub Big Band (CD: Things Are Swingin’) [Purebred Records 793412200129]

(2013: Ailsa McCreary (CD: When Evening Is Nigh) Ailsa [McCreary Records 06 7686 82101 2 9]

(Op 7 april 1948 wordt de Wereldgezondheidsorganisatie (World Health Organization, WHO) opgericht en telt 191 lidstaten. Het is een gespecialiseerde organisatie van de Verenigde Naties met als doel wereldwijde aspecten van de gezondheidszorg in kaart te brengen, activiteiten op het gebied van de gezondheidszorg te coördineren en de gezondheid van de wereldbevolking te bevorderen. Het hoofdkantoor is gevestigd in Genève. In het logo van de WHO is een esculaap verwerkt.)

1954: Jo Stafford with Paul Weston & his Orch. – Make Love To Me! [Columbia 4-40143] (7 weken 1)
Make Love To Me - Jo Stafford

(vandaag 65 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Allan Copeland; Bill Norvas /Muziek: Leon Roppolo; Paul Mares; Benny Pollack; Georg Brunies; Mel Stitzel; Walter Melrose)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(De melodie is afgeleid van Tin Roof Blues van New Orleans Rhythm Kings (Formerly Friar’s Society Orch.) uit 1923 [Gennet 5105] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Ted Lewis And His Band als Tin Roof Blues in 1925 [Columbia 439-D]

(1934: New Orleans Rhythm Kings als Tin Roof Blues; B-kant van San Antonio Shout [Decca 161] (78 rpm)

(1953: Muriel Smith (accompanied by Wally Stott and his Orchestra) (10” LP: I’m in the Mood for Love) [Philips BBR 8000]

(1954: Alma Cogan with Ken Macintosh and His Orchestra [His Master’s Voice 7M196] (45 rpm)

(1954: Lita Roza with Ted Heath And His Music [Decca F.10269] (78 rpm)

(1954: Goldie Hill (The Golden Hillbilly) (Singing With Instrumental Accompanitent) [Decca 9-29069] (45 rpm)

(1957: Connee Boswell (LP: Connee Boswell and the Original Memphis Five in Hi-Fi) [ RCA Victor LPM 1426]

(1957: Lew Raymond (Arranged and Conducted by Lew Raymond) (LP: For Men Only) [Tops L 1583]

(#49 album-hit voor Louis Prima & Keely Smith in 1959 (LP: Louis and Keely!) [Dot DLP 3210]

(1962: Miss Ann-Margret (LP: The Vivacious One) [RCA Victor LSP 2551]

(1963: Floyd Cramer (LP: Swing Along with Floyd Cramer) [RCA Victor LSP 2642]

(#49 hit in Engeland voor John Leyton (A Robert Stigwood Prod.) (Accompaniment directed by Alan Tew) in 1964 [His Master’s Voice POP 1264] (45 rpm)

(1965: Wild Bill Davis (Produced by Joe René) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio B, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ray Hall) (Jerome Richardson, tenor saxophone, flute) (Seldon Powell, tenor saxophone, flute) (Dicky Thompson, guitar) (Mundell Lowe, guitar) (George Duvivier, bass) (Osie Johnson, drums) (Wild Bill Davis, organ) (Bob Brown, tenor saxophone, flute) (Dicky Thompson, guitar) (Jimmy Hopps, drums) als Make Love to Me (LP: Free, Frantic and Funky) [RCA Victor LSP 3314]

(#96 hit voor Johnny Thunder & Ruby Winters (Produced by Buddy Killen and Phil Kahl) in 1967 [Diamond Records Inc 218] (45 rpm)

(1993: Anne Murray (Produced by Tommy West) (Co-produced by Anne Murray) (CD: Croonin’) [EMI Music Canada ‎7 243 8 27012 2 4]

(Op 20 maart 1954 introduceren de grote Amerikaanse platenmaatschappijen zoals Decca, MGM en Columbia High Fidelity-grammofoonplaten. De geluidskwaliteit is beduidend hoger dan op 78 toerenplaten. Deze High Fidelity-platen zullen voortaan als 45 toeren-singles en als 33 toeren-langspeelplaten op de markt worden gebracht.)

1965: The Beatles – Eight Days A Week [Capitol Records 5371] (2 weken 1)
Eight Days A Week - The Beatles

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney)

(#83 album-hit voor Joshua Rifkin (Rediscovered and edited by Joshua Rifkin) (Baroque Ensemble Of The Merseyside Kammermusikgesellschaft, Joshua Rifkin, Conductor) (Produced by Mark Abramson, assisted by Paul Rothchild) (Production Supervisor: Jac Holzman) als Grave-Allegro-Grave: Eight Days a Week in 1965 (LP: The Baroque Beatles Book) [Elektra ‎EKS-7306]

(#146 album-hit voor Billy Strange in 1965 (LP: English Hits of ‘65 – The Big Sound of Billy Strange) [GNP Crescendo GNP 2009]

(1965: Alma Cogan (with Accompaniment directed by Stan Foster [Columbia DB 7786] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(1965: Ian And The Zodiacs (LP: Gear Again – 12 Hits) [Wing WL.1074]

(1965: Billy Preston (LP: Early Hits of 1965) [Exodus EX 304]

(1965: Enoch Light and The Light Brigade (LP: Discotheque Vol. 2: Dance-Dance) [Command RS 882-S.D.]

(1965: Billy Preston (LP: Early Hits of 1965) [Vee-Jay Records VJS-1142]

(1965: Mary Wells (Arranged & Conducted By Joe Mazzu) (Produced by Bernie Wayne) (LP: Love Songs to the Beatles) [20th Century Fox Records TFS 4178]

(1967: Alma Cogan (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Foster) (LP: Alma) [Columbia SX 6130] (EMI)

(1967: The Hollyridge Strings (LP: The Beatles Songbook Vol. 4) [Capitol Records ST-2656]

(1969: The Mirza Men (LP: Latin Beat-Les) [DJLPS Records 402]

(#52 album-hit voor Procol Harum (Produced by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller) (Engineer: John Jansen) (Recorded at Ramport Studios) in 1975 (LP: Procol’s Ninth) [Chrysalis CHR.1080]

1976: The Four Seasons – December 1963, (Oh, What A Night) [Warner Bros. Records/Curb Records WBS 8168] (3 weken 1)
December 1963, (Oh, What A Night) The Four Seasons (2)

(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Bob Gaudio; Judy Parker)
(Produced by Bob Gaudio)
(Horns Arranged by Lee Shapiro)
(Published ℗ 1975)
{Classic Song op radiostation Cruisin’ 1430 AM in Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(#182 album-hit voor The Fatback Band (Produced by The Fatback Band) (Recorded at Media Sound, New York City) (Co-Producer and String Arrangements: Gerry Thomas) (Recording Engineer and remix: Gerald Block) (Assistant Engineer: Michael Barbiero) (Kenny Ballard – Guitar and Vocals) (Johnny Flippin – Bass and Vocals) (Calvin Dukes – Percussion, Keyboard and Vocals) (Tom Copolla – Synthesizer) (Richard Cromwell – Trombone) (George Williams – Trumpet and Vocals) (Earl Shelton – Saxophone) (Bill Curtis – Drums) als December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night) in 1976 (LP: Night Fever) [Spring Records SP-1-6711]

(1976: Claude François (Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) (Orch. et dir. Jean-Claude Petit) als Cette année-là; B-kant van La solitude, c’est après [Disques Fléche 6061 872] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1976: Claude François (Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) (Orchestre et direction: Jean-Claude Petit) als Cette année-là (LP: Claude François) [Disques Flèche 9101 928] (Franse versie)

(#14 hit voor Four Seasons (Dance Version) (Produced by Bob Gaudio) (Remix by Ben Liebrand) in 1994 [Curb Records 4KM-76917] (cassette-single)

(1976: Vicky (Adapt.: Pertti Reponen) (Sov. ja orkesteri johtaja Veikko Samuli) als Oi mikä yö (December 1963 (Oh What A Night) (LP: 1-2-3-4-Tulta!) [Delta DELP 10] (Finse versie)

(#14 hit voor Four Seasons (Dance Version) (Produced by Bob Gaudio) (Remix by Ben Liebrand) in 1994 [Curb Records 4KM-76917] (Cassette-single)

(1996: C. Jérôme (Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) als Cette année-là op de various artists (CD: Les plus belles chansons françaises – 1976) [Éditions Atlas FRA CD 015] (Franse versie)

(#1-hit in Frankrijk voor Yannick (Adapt.: Yannick M’Bolo) (Enregistré au Studio Marcadet par Jean-Marc) (Mixé au studio Artistic Palace par Mitch) (Masterisé au Studio Dyam par Antoine Confetti) als Ces soirées là (Edit Radio) op 15 april 2000 [M13 Records 669 139 1] (CD-single)

(2002: Palmade, Timsit (Adapt.: Yannick M’Bolo) als Ces soirées là op de various artists (CD: Les Enfoirés 2002 – Tous dans l’même bâteau) [BMG France ‎74321920172] (Franse versie)

(2008: Michelle Torr (Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) als Cette année-là [Sterne 3006226632 2] (Franse versie)

(2013: Karel Gott (Adapt.: Jiřina Fikejzová) als To byla noc (December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night) (CD: Láska je nádhera – Dotek lásky – 2) [Supraphon SU 6224-2] (Tsjechische versie)

(2013: Luc Steeno (Adapt.: Lieve Decock) als Oh wat een jaar (Cette année-là) (CD: Luc Steeno zingt Claude François) [ARS Entertainment 3735954]

(2016: M. Pokora ‎(Adapt.: Eddy Marnay) als Ces soirées là (CD: My Way) [TF1 Musique ‎88985366742] (Franse versie)

1993: Snow – Informer [EastWest 4-98471] (7 weken 1)
Informer - Snow

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Darrin O’Brien; Shawn Moltke; Edmond Leary)
(Produced by M.C. Shan [ = Shawn Moltke]
(Co-produced by John “Jumpstreet” Ficarotta and Edmond Leary)
(Executive Producers: EZ Steve Salem and David Eng)

1999: Cher – Believe (Album Version) [Warner Bros. Records 7-17119] (4 weken 1)
Believe - Cher

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Brian Higgins; Paul Barry; Steve Torch; Matthew Gray; Stuart McLennen; Timothy Powell)
(Produced By Mark Taylor And Brian Rawling)
(Executive Producer: Rob Dickens)

(1998: Mary Roos (Adapt.: Deutsche Text: Joachim Horn-Bernges) (Produziert und arrangiert im Studio Maschen von Michael Reinecke und Alexander Menke) als Leider lieb’ ich dich immer noch [DA Records M CD 870427 2] (CD-single)

(1999: The Axel Boys Quartet (CD: Casino Royal) [Edel 0044382 ERE]

(1999: CherEsque (Produced by Es-sonique) (Arranged by Chris-esque) (Engineered by Javier-esque) (Special Vocals: Julie-man-esque, Poohne-esque and Liz-esque) (CD: A Dance Tribute to Cher) [Groove Records WAX 5102 2]

(1999: Giuliano Palma And The Bluebeaters (CD: The Album) [King Size Records KNG 002]

(1999: Wise Guys (Adapt.: Spezialtext: Daniel Dick) (Arrangement: Edzard Hüneke) (Produziert von Uwe Baltrusch) (Co-produziert von Edzward Hincke & Daniel Dickopf) (Aufgenommen und abgemischt von Uwe Baltrusch) (WIKI-Studio Bad Münstereifel, October 1999) (Mastering: Radu Marinescu, Liquid Gold) als Do You Believe (In Kölle Allaaf) (CD: Nein, nein, nein!) [Pavement Records CDP 80040] (4-track EP-CD)

(2000: Liz Abella (Produced by Jack White and HoT JWP, USA) (Remixed by Charles Afton) (Executive Producer: Jack White) (CD: World Wide Hits) [White Records 74321 78667 2]

(2000: TiltWheel (Recorded 3.23.00 at Earthling) (Engineered by Mike) (The TiltWheel is Bob MacPherson, Ross Hughes and Davey Quinn) als Believe op Oval [Snuffy Smile 053] (33 ⅓ rpm) (4 tracks)

(2004: Harlem, Gauthier, Hoda, Tina, Lennie (CD: Star Academy 4 fait son cinéma) [Mercury 982 448-3]

(2007: Duncan’s Divas (CD: Stick Up Girls) [Inya Face FACE-047]

(2011: Kelly Carson (CD: Pop Hits) [Essential Media Group 8 94231 12352 8] (Barcode)

(2012: Look Right Penny (CD: Sugar Lane) [Bieler Bros. Records BLB-CD-70071]

(2014: Artema op de various artists (CD: Punk Goes 90’s – Vol. 2) [Triple Vision Entertainment TRVE 0105]

(2014: Me First and The Gimme Gimmes (Spike Slawson – Vocals) (Jake Jackson – Lead Guitar) (Joey Cape – Rhythm Guitar & Backup Vocals) (Fat Mike – Bass & Backup Vocals) (Dave Raun – Drums) (Samon Rajabnik – Keyboards) (Jamin Barton – Sax) (Joe Raposo – Upright Bass) (Darius Koski – Accordion) (Eric Melvin & Paddy Skinner – Backup Vocals) (Produced by Me First and the Gimme Gimmes) (Drums and lead guitar engineered by John ‘Lou’ Lousteau at Studio 606 West in Northridge, CA) (Rhythm guitar, bass and vocals engineered by Josh Garcia at Motor Studios in Burbank, CA) (Mixed and Mastered by Jason Livermore at The Blasting Room, Fort Collins, Colorado) (CD: Are We Not Men? We Are Diva!) [Fat Wreck Chords FAT919-2]

(2015: King Creosote op de various artists (CD: Dermot O’Leary Presents the Saturday Sessions 2015) [Sony Music TV ‎88875114132]

(2015: Michelle Simonal op de various artists (CD: Jazz and ’90s (Part Two) [PMB Music ‎MBB 9322]

(2016: The Baseballs (CD: Hit Me Baby…) [Warner Music Central Europe ‎0190295920517]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1909: Arthur Collins & Bryon Harlan – Down Among The Sugar Cane (3 weken 2)
Down Among The Sugar Cane
(vandaag 110 jaar geleden)
(Written: Avery Hart; Charles Hart /Composed: Cecil Mack; Chris Smith)

1909: Harold Jarvis – Beautiful Isle Of Somewhere [Victor 16008] (1 week 3)
Beautiful Isle Of Somewhere - Harold Jarvis
(vandaag 110 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: : Jesse Brown Pounds (℗ 1897) /Muziek: John S. Fearis)
(Tenor with orchestra)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door The Euterpean Quartette in 1901)

(#9 hit voor Harry Anthony & James Harrison in 1908 [Edison Gold Moulded Records 9959] (wax cylinder)

(1950: Frans van Schaik (#4 hit voor John McCormack (Tenor with orchestra) in 1916 [Victor 64428] (78 rpm)

(1923: Henry Burr (Tenor with orchestra) [Victor 16008] (78 rpm)

(1934: Willy Derby als Droomland [78-Odeon A 164324]

(1950: Willy Alberti & Ans Heidendaal als Droomland [78-Decca M 32819]

(1953: Jan Tromp als Beautiful Isle of Somewhere [78-Philips P 17192 H]

(1957: Jimmy Dean (LP: Jimmy Dean’s Hour of Prayer) [Columbia CL 1025]

(#5 album-hit voor Tennessee Ernie Ford (Arr. Harry Gellor-Ernest J. Ford) (With Orchestra And Chorus Conducted By Harry Geller) in 1958 (LP: Nearer the Cross) [Capitol Records ST-1005]

(1962: Jo Stafford/Gordon MacRae (LP: Whispering Hope) [Capitol SM-1696]

(#36 album-hit voor Kate Smith (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) (Produced by Any Wiswell) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford) in 1966 (LP: How Great Thou Art) [RCA Victor LSP 3445]

(1970: Olga Lowina als Droomland (Beautiful Isle of Somewhere) (LP: Zestien successen van Olga Lowina) [Polydor 2454 013]

(#23 hit in Nederland voor André Hazes en Paul de Leeuw als Droomland in 1993 [EMI 872027 6]

1926: Vincent Lopez And His Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra – Show Me The Way To Go Home (1 week 3)
Show Me The Way To Go Home
(vandaag 93 jaar geleden)
(Irving King)

(1925: Perry’s Hot Dogs (Vocal Refrains Arthur Fields) [Banner 1615] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Ernest Hare & Billy Jones in 1926 [Edison 51660 banner 1649 Domino 3622] regal 9954]

(1940: Tiny Hill and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Tiny Hill and Ensemble); B-kant van I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate [OKeh 5875] (78 rpm)

(#16 album-hit voor Charleston City All-Stars in 1957 (LP: The Roaring 20’s, Volume 2)

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & The Gang in 1958 (LP: Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1160]

(1959: Matt Dennis (LP: Welcome Matt Dennis) [Jubilee JGS 1105]

(1962: Al Hirt (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded Live at “Dan’s Pier 600” in New Orleans) (Recording Engineer: Ron Steele) (Editing and Mastering Engineer: Al Schmitt) (LP: Al Hirt at the Mardi Gras) [RCA LSP 2497]

(#199 album-hit voor George Segal (Arranged and Conducted By Artie Butler) (Produced By Artie Kornfeld) (Trumpets: Marky Markowitz, Bert Collins) (Reeds: Joe Grimm, Artie Kaplan) (Violin: Irving Spice) (Trombone: Mickey Gravine) (Callope: Artie Butler) (Piano, Organ: Moe Wechsler) (Banjo: Charlie Macey) (12-String Guitar: Vinnie Bell) (Rhythm Guitar: Sal DiTroia, Bill Suyker) (Bass: Dick Romoff) (Tuba: Don Butterfield) (Drums: Bobby Gregg) (Bass Drum, Vibraphone, Buzzer, Slide Whistle: George Devens) (Xylophone, Ratchet, Cymbal, Chimes: Phil Kraus) (Kettle Drum, Tambourine, Chromatic Bongoes, Gong: Al Rogers) (Glockenspiel, Cowbell, Temple Block, Duck Whistle: Richard Ritz) (Engineers: Eddie Smith & Harry Yarmark) (Production Coordinator: Marilyn Stewart) (Recorded at Bell Sound Studios March 8, 9 and 10, 1967) als Medley: Ja-Da/Bye Bye Blackbird/Show Me the Way to Go Home in 1967 (LP: The Yama Yama Man) [Philips ‎PHS-600-242]

1971: Carpenters – For All We Know [A&M Records AM-1243-S] (2 weken 3)
For All We Know - Carpenters

(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Fred Karlin /Tekst: Robb Wilson; Arthur James)
(Arranged By: Richard Carpenter)
(Produced By: Jack Daugherty)
{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 is van Larry Meredith in de film Lovers and Other Strangers met in de hoofdrol Beatrice Arthur, draait vanaf 12 augustus 1970 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1970: Larry Meredith (Produced by Fred Karlin) (Arranged & Conducted by Fred Karlin) op de Fred Karlin Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: Lovers and Other Strangers) [ABC Records ABCS-OC-15]

(#2 album-hit voor Carpenters (Arranged and Orchestrated by Richard Carpenter) (Produced by Jack Daugherty) [A&M Records SP-3502]

(#6 hit in Engeland voor Shirley Bassey (Arr. & Cond. by Johnny Harris) (Produced by Johnny Harris) (Executive Producer: Noel Rodgers) in 1971 [United Artists Records UP 35267] (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]

(#54 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1971 (LP: You’ve Got a Friend) Columbia KC 30797]

(#60 album-hit voor Vikki Carr (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) in 1971 (LP: Vikki Carr’s Love Story) [Columbia C 30662]

(#80 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1971 (LP: Today’s Greatest Hits Johnny Mathis You’ve Got a Friend) [Columbia C 30740]

(#98 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30498]

(#112 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Arranged by Artie Butler) (Produced by Stan Farber) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Kapp Records KS 3645]

(#172 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher in 1971 (LP: It’s Too Late) [United Artists UAS-5531]

(1971: Petula Clark (Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Johnny Harris) (LP: Petula ’71) [Pye Records NSPL 18370]

(1971: Tony Mottola (Producer: Enoch Light) (Associate Producers: Tony Mottola /Jeff Hest) (Arrangements: Tony Mottola) (Engineer: Don Hahn) (Mastering: Dave Crawford) (Tony Mottola: Electric And Acoustic Guitars) (Dick Hyman: Baldwin Organ And Piano) (Russell George: Fender Bass) (Billy LaVorgna: Drums) (Bucky Pizzarelli: Seven String Electric And Acoustic Guitars) (Vinnie Bell: Electric Guitar) (Phil Kraus, Vibes, Percussion) (LP: Warm Feelings) [Total Sound Stereo Project 3 Records PR 5058 SD]

(1971: Jerry Vale (LP: I Don’t Know How to Love Her) [Columbia C 30799]

(#94 album-hit voor Shirley Bassey (LP: I Capricorn) [United Artists Records UAS 5565]

(#199 album-hit voor Carol Burnett (Produced by Ted Glasser) (Arranged by Ernest Freeman, Jr.) (Engineer: Peter Romano) in 1972 (LP: Carol Burnett Featuring If I Could Write a Song) [Columbia C 31048]

(#201 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Maureen McGovern (Produced By Carl Maduri) in 1975 (LP: Academy Award Perfomance: And the Envelope, Please) [20th Century Records T-474]

(1994: Bettie Serveert; B-kant van Superstar [45-A&M 31458 8328 7] {Amerikaanse persing}

(#65 album-hit in Engeland voor Richard Clayderman in 1995 (CD: The Carpenters

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1976: Captain And Tennille – Lonely Night (Angel Face) [A&M Records 1782-S] (1 week 1)
Lonely Night (Angel Face) - Captain And Tennille

(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Neil Sedaka)
(Arranged by The Captian [ = Daryl Dragon]
(Produced by Daryl Dragon and Toni Tennille)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 maart 1976)

(#16 album-hit voor Neil Sedaka (Produced By Neil Sedaka & Robert Appere) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} {het origineel} in 1975 (LP: The Hungry Years) [The Rocket Record Company ‎PIG-2157]

2004: Josh Groban – You Raise Me Up (Totaal: 6 weken 1)
You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(Brendan Graham; Rolf Løvland)
(terug op #1: 17-04-2004 en 24-04-2004 (2 weken)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#73 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 april 2004)

(Het origineel is van Secret Garden uit 2001 (CD: Once in a Red Moon) [EmArcy ‎548 678-2]

(#22 hit in Engeland voor Daniel O’Donnell in 2003)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Westlife in 2005)

(#6 album-hit voor Il Divo als Por ti sére in 2006 (CD: Siempre)

(#37 album-hit voor Kenny G in 2006 (CD: I’m in the Mood for Love… The Most Romantic Melodies of All Time) [Arista 82690]

(#23 album-hit voor Paul Potts als Por ti sére in 2007 (CD: One Chance)

(#76 pop-hit voor Josh Groban & the African Children’s Choir in 2007)

(#4 hit in Nederland voor Wesley in 2010 {Winnaar van Popstars 2010}

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

1965: Shirley Bassey – Goldfinger [United Artists Records UA 790] (4 weken 2)
Goldfinger - Shirley Bassey

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Leslie Bricusse; Anthony Newley /Muziek: John Barry)
(Orch. Cond. by John Barry)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 maart 1965)

(Titelsong van de gelijknamige James Bond-film met in de hoofdrol Sean Connery, ging op 17 september 1964 in Londen, Engeland en op 22 december 1964 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 9 januari 1965 in heel Amerika)

(#15 Easy Listening-hit voor John Barry and His Orchestra in 1965 [United Artists Records UA 791] (45 rpm)

(#22 Easy Listening-hit voor Jack La Forge His Piano and Orchestra in 1965 [Regina R-1323] (45 rpm)

(#31 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and his orchestra in 1965 (LP: Moon Over Naples) [Dot DLP 25,654]

(#35 album-hit voor Jimmy Smith in 1965 (LP: Monster) [Verve Records V/8618]

(#38 album-hit voor Roland Shaw in 1965 (LP: Themes from the James Bond Thrillers)

(#105 Bubbling Under-hit voor Jimmy Smith (Produced by Creed Taylor) (Arr. by Oliver Nelson) in 1965 [Verve Records VK 10346] (45 rpm)

(1965: Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra (LP: The First Hits of 1965) [London LL 3416]

(1965: Billy Preston (LP: Early Hits of 1965) [Exodus EX 304]

(1965: The Big Sound Of Billy Strange His Guitar & Orchestra (LP: Goldfinger) [G.N.P. Crescendo Records GNPS-2006]

(1965: Enoch Light and The Light Brigade (LP: Discotheque Vol. 2: Dance-Dance) [Command RS 882-S.D.]

(1965: Billy Preston (LP: Early Hits of 1965) [Vee-Jay Records VJS-1142]

(1965: Hugo Winterhalter And His Orchestra (LP: The Big Hits of 1965) [Kapp KS 3429]

(1966: Ace Cannon (Arrangements: Reggie Young, Jerry Arnold) (Engineer: Ray Harris) (Supervision: Joe Cuoghi) (LP: Sweet & Tuff) [Hi Records SHL 32030]

(1966: Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre (LP: Our man in Paris) [Imperial LP-9304]

(2004: Chaka Khan featuring The London Symphony Orchestra (CD: Classikhan) [Earthsong Records 06076-87524-2]

1999: Elton John & LeAnn Rimes – Written In The Stars [Rocket/Curb Records 314-566-918-2] (4 weken 2)
Written In The Stars - Elton John & LeAnn Rimes

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Elton John /Tekst: Tim Rice)
(Produced by Peter Collins and Wilbur Rimes)
(Performered by Elton John and LeAnn Rimes)
(Recorded and mixed by John Holbrook)

(#29 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 maart 1999)

(Uit Broadway-musical theaterproductie Aida gaat op 23 maart 2000 in Palace Theatre, New York, NY in première. Na 1852 keer is op 5 september 2004 de laatste voorstelling)

1999: Rod Stewart – Faith Of The Heart [Universal UDS-56244] (4 weken 3)
Faith Of The Heart - Rod Stewart
(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Diane Warren)
(Performed by Rod Stewart)
(Produced by Guy Roche)
(Published ℗ 1998)

(#117 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit op 27 februari 1999)

(Uit de film Patch Adams met in de hoofdrol Robin Williams, ging op 21 oktober 1998 in Amerika in première en draait vanaf 25 december 1998 in heel Amerika)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1976: Merle Haggard And The Strangers – The Roots Of My Raising [Capitol 4204] (1 week 1)
The Roots Of My Raising - Merle Haggard
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Tommy Collins)
(Produced by Ken Nelson & Fuzzy Owen)
(Published ℗ 1975)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1982: Rosanne Cash – Blue Moon With Heartache [Columbia 18-02659] (1 week 1)
Blue Moon With Heartache - Rosanne Cash
(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Rosanne Cash)
(Strings Arranged by Emory Gordy, Jr.)
(Produced by Rodney Crowell)
(Published ℗ 1981)

(#104 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit op 6 maart 1982)

1999: Dixie Chicks – You Were Mine (2 weken 1)
You Were Mine - Dixie Chicks

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Martie Seidel; Emily Eerwin)

(#34 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 maart 1999)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1961: Chubby CheckerPony Time [Parkway 818] (2 weken 1)
Pony Time - Chubby Checker

(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Don Covay; John Berry)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 februari 1961)

(Bewerking van Pine Top’s Boogie Woogie van [Clarence] “Pine Top” Smith uit 1928 [78-Vocalion 1245] of [78-Brunswick 80008]

(1959: Armand Hug als Pinetop Boogie (LP: Armand Hug Plays Rags and Blues) [Golden Crest CR 3064]

(#7 album-hit voor Bobby Rydell / Chubby Checker (Orchestra Conducted by Dave Appell) in 1961 (LP: Bobby Rydell/Chubby Checker) [Cameo C-1013] als Your Hits and Mine {medley: Chubby Sings: Kissin’ Time/We Got Love/Volare/Wild One / medley: Bobby Sings: The Twist/Pony Time/Hucklebuck/Let’s Twist Again}

(#60 pop-hit voor The Goodtimers {het origineel} in 1961 [Arnold Records Inc. 1002] (45 rpm)

(#117 album-hit voor Chubby Checker in 1973 (Richard Nader Original & Executive Producer Of The Rock & Roll Revival) op de various artists Original Sound Track Recording (LP: Let the Good Times Roll) [Bell – BELL 9002]

(1998: Pinetop Perkins als Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie (CD: Down in Mississippi) [Hightone Music Group HMG 1004]

1965: Jr. Walker & The All Stars – Shotgun [Soul S-35008] (4 weken 1)Shotgun - Jr. Walker & The All Stars

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Autry DeWalt)
(Produced by Berry Gordy & Lawrence Horn)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 april 1965)

(#68 album-hit voor The Kingsmen in 1965 (LP: The Kingsmen on Campus) [Wand WDS 670]

(1965: Billy Preston (LP: Early Hits of 1965) [Vee-Jay Records VJS-1142]

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

(1967: Willie Mitchell (LP: The Hit Sound of Willie Mitchell) [Hi Records SHL 32034]

(1967: Geno Washington And The Ram Jam Band… (LP: Hipsters, Flipsters, Finger-Poppin’ Daddies!) [Piccadilly NSPL 38032]

(#68 pop-hit voor Vanilla Fudge (Produced by Vanilla Fudge) in 1968 [Atco Records 45-6655] (45 rpm)

(1992: Jr. Walker & the All Stars (St: Malcolm X)

1976: Johnnie Taylor – Disco Lady [Columbia 3-10281] (6 weken 1)
Disco Lady - Johnny Taylor

(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Harvey Scales; Al Vance; Don Davis)
(Arranged by Don Davis & David Van DePitte)
(Produced by Don Davis)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 april 1976)

1993: Silk – Freak Me [Elektra/Keia Records 7-64654] (8 weken 1)
Freak Me - Silk

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Keith Sweat; Roy Murray)
(Produced by Keith Sweat and T.H. [ = Thomas Gatzka]
(Remix by Keith Sweat and Carl Heilbron at Southern Tracks, Atlanta, GA)
(Executive Producer: Keith Sweat)
(Rap by Teno West)
(Published ℗ 1992)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 1 mei 1993)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Another Level (Produced by Fitzgerald Scott) (Engineered by Alex Nesmith) (Programming by Alex Nesmith at Hit Mecca 1, Atlanta) (Vocals recorded at Trident, London) (Co-production by Cutfather & Joe) (Keyboards and programming: Joe Belmaati) (Rhodes: Tue Röh) (Mixed at Medley Studio, Copenhagen) (Engineer: Bernard Löhr) op 18 juli 1998 [Northwestside Records ‎74321 58236 2] (CD-single)

1999: Lauryn Hill – Ex-Factor (1 week 1)
Ex-Factor - Lauryn Hill

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Lauryn Hill; Alan Bergman; Marilyn Bergman; Marvin Hamlish; Dennis Diggs; Dennis Coles; Gary Grice; Cory Woods; Lamont Hawkins; Clifford Smith; Russell Jones; Jason Hunter)
(Produced, Arranged and Performed by Lauryn Hill)
(Recorded and mixed by Commissioner Gordon)
(Assistant Recording Engineer: Chip Verspyck)
(Assistant Mix Engineer: Greg Thompson)
(Recorded at RPM Studios (NYC), Marley Music (Kingston, Jamaica) and Chung King Studios (NYC)
(Mixed at Hit Factory Studios and Chung King Studios (NYC)
(Mastered by Herb Powers, Jr. at Power House Of Sound (NYC)
(Bevat replayed sample uit Can It All Be So Simple van Wu-Tang Clan (1994)

(#21 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 april 1999)

2010: Robin Thicke – Sex Therapy (2 weken 1)
Sex Therapy - Robin Thicke

(vandaag 9 jaar geleden)
(Robin Thicke; Wally Gold; Herbert Wiener; Jamal Jones; Ester Dean; John Gluck; Paul Dawson; Seymour Gottlieb)

(#54 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 maart 2010)


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]

1965: Sheila avec Sam Clayton et Les Guitares – Toujours des beaux jours “I could easily fall” [Philips 434.982 BE] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Paroles originales et Musique de Hank B. Marvin · Brian Bennett · Bruce Welch · John Rostill / Paroles françaises de Claude Carrère · Hubert Ithier)
(Ingénieurs du son : Jean-Michel Pou-Dubois et François Dentan)
(Productions: Claude Carrère et Jacques Plait)
(A-kant 1: Toujours des beaux jours “I could easily fall” (Hank B. Marvin – Brian Bennett – Bruce Welch – John Rostill – Claude Carrère – Hubert Ithier)
(A-kant 2: Je ris et je pleure (Jean-Jacques Debout – Claude Carrère – Jacques Plait)
(B-kant 1: Je n’en veux pas d’autre que toi “I’ll never find another You” (Tom Springfield – Claude Carrère – Jacques Plante)
(B-kant 2: Il suffit d’un garçon (Mitch Murray – André Salvet – Claude Carrère)

(#2: Hit-Parade RTL (Radio Télévision Luxembourg) op 10 april 1965)

(#6 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Cliff Richard And The Shadows (Het origineel)

(Words and Music by Hank B. Marvin [= Brian Robson Rankin], Bruce Welch, Brian Bennett and John Rostill)
{Classic Song op radiostation Extra AM 1224 kHz in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland} {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} als I Could Easily Fall (In Love with You) in 1964 [Columbia DB.7420] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(1965: Arlette (Adapt.: Claude Carrère – Hubert Ithier) (Orchestre, direction: Jean Vanhoren) als Toujours des beaux jours “I could easily fall” (EP: Je me suis souvent demande) [Disque Saphir LDP 5.585] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1965: Gilles Brown (Adapt.: Claude Carrère et Hubert Ithier) (Arr. et orch. Denis Pantis) (Une production Denis Pantis) als Toujours des beaux jours; B-kant van Le chef de la bande [Jeunesse Franco JF-4036] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1965: Johnny & The Sounds (Adapt.: Juha Vainio) als Rakastuin sinuun liian helposti (I could easily fall in love with you); B-kant van Kaikki ruoka maittaa (bread and butter) [Scandia KS 579] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1975: Rocking Ghosts og Lecia & Lucienne (Adapt.: John Andersen) (Inspillet i Metronome og Wifoss Studier august 1975) (Teknik: Carsten Ulendorf – Birger Svan – Filip Foss) (Producer: Leif Pedersen) (Orkester under ledelse af Leif Pedersen) als Jeg vil leve for dig min egen ven (I could easily fall in love with you) (LP: Topmøde) [Metronome PLP 4605] (Deense versie)

(1980: Jarkko & Varjot (Adapt.: Suom.san. Juha Vainio) (Kaikki oikeudet pidätetään) als Rakastuin sinuun liian helposti; B-kant van Se jokin sinulla on [Fifty-Fifty FFS 68] (45 rpm)

(1986: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: Suom.san. Juha Vainio) als Rakastuin sinuun liian helposti; B-kant van Kaunis Nainen (Pretty Woman) [Scandia KS 1126] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1992: Eki Jantunen (Adapt.: Juha Vainio) als Rakastuin sinuun liian helposti (CD: Rytmimme tää) [Oodi 9201 CD] (Finse versie)

(1995: Paul Severs (Adapt.: Paul Severs) als Er is niemand… (I Could Easily Fall In Love With You) (CD: Paul Severs zingt Cliff Richard) [Telstar [TDC 10186 2]

(2001: YUP (Adapt.: Juha Vainio) als Rakastuin sinuun liian helposti (CD: Hajota ja hallitse 1993-2001) [Mercury ‎016 137-2] (Finse versie)

2010: Cœur de Pirate en duo Julien Dore – Pour un infidèle [Barclay 532 599-2] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 9 jaar geleden)
(Béatrice Martin)
(Published ℗ 2009)


1965: The Seekers – I’ll Never Find Another You [W&G WG-S-2334] (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Tom Springfield)
(Recorded in England)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 mei 1965)

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

(#19 album-hit voor Al Martino in 1965 (LP: My Cherie)

(#1 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Sonny James: The Southern Gentleman (Produced by: Marvin Hughes) op 5 augustus in 1967 [Capitol Records 5914] (45 rpm)


2006: Beyoncé Featuring Bun B & Slim Thug – Check On It (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Beyoncé Knowles; Kasseem Dean; Sean Garrett; Angela Beyincé; Stayve Thomas)
(Produced By Swizz Beatz [ = Kasseem David Dean & Beyoncé Knowles]
(Vocals Recorded By Beyoncé Knowles)
(Recorded By Jim Caruana At Sony Music Studios, New York, NY & Nathan Jenkins At Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA)
(Assisted By Geoffrey Rice & Matt Serrecchio)
(Mixed By Dave “Hard Drive” Pensado at Larrabee Sound Studios, North Hollywood, CA & Dexter Simmons at Pacifique Studios, North Hollywood, CA)
(Executive Producers: Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams & Mathew Knowles)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne At Sterling Sound, New York, NY)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 4 februari 2006)

(Uit de film The Pink Panter met in de hoofdrollen Steve Martin, Kevin Kline & Beyoncé Knowles, ging op 19 januari 2006 in wereldpremière tijdens filmfestival van L’Alpe-d’Huez en gaat op 10 februari 2006 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen draaien)


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


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