20 november

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 20 november

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1909: Ada Jones – I’ve Got Rings On My Fingers (4 weken 1)
I’ve Got Rings On My Fingers

(vandaag 109 jaar geleden)
(Words by R.P. Weston and F.J. Barnes / Music by Maurice Scott)

(#1 hit voor Blanche Ring

(R.P. Weston F.J. Barnes)
(with orchestra) op 6 november 1909 [Victor Record 5737] (78 rpm) in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Yankee Girl, gaat op 10 februari 1910 in Herald Square Theatre, NY in première. Na 92 keer is op 30 april 1910 de laatste voorstelling)

(#9 hit voor Billy Murray (Irish Song) (with chorus and orchestra) in 1910 [Victor Record 16510] (78 rpm)

(#20 hit voor Dick Kuhn And His Orchestra

(Maurice ScottR.P. Weston and F.J. Barnes) (with Vocal Trio) in 1943 [Decca 4337] (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang als Has Anybody Here Seen Kelly / I’ve Got Rings on My Fingers in 1961 (LP: TV Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8428]

(Drie weken later op 7 december 1909 verkrijgt Leo Baekeland, Amerikaanse uitvinder van Belgische afkomst octrooi op bakeliet. Bakeliet is een goedkope, veelzijdige stof en is in feite de eerste commerciële kunstof ooit gemaakt. Ook vond hij het Velox fotografisch papier uit. Baekeland verkocht zijn patent voor het Velox fotopapier aan Kodak voor 750.000 dollar, toen een fabelachtig bedrag.)

1915: Alice Green-Harry Macdonough – They Didn’t Believe Me [Victor 35491] (7 weken 1)
They Didn’t Believe Me - Alice Green-Harry Macdonough

(vandaag 103 jaar geleden)
(Lyric by Herbert Reynolds / Music by Jerome Kern)
(Soprano and Tenor Duet)
(With orchestra)

(B-kant Gems from Lady in Red van Victor Light Orchestra)

(Het origineel is van Julia Sanderson

(Lyric by Herbert Reynolds / Music by Jerome Kern) in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Girl from Utah, ging op 9 augustus 1919 in Knickerbocker Theatre, NY in première. Na 24 keer was op 28 augustus 1915 de laatste voorstelling)

(#8 hit voor Grace Kerns and Reed Miller in 1916 [78-Columbia A1442]

(#9 hit voor Gladys Rice and Walter Van Brunt in 1916 [Edison Blue Amberol Record 2759] (wax cylinder)

(#15 hit voor Morton Downey in 1934 [78-Melotone 13197]

(1945: Dick Haymes (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Victor Young) (LP: Souvenir Album) [Decca Album No. A-498] (8 Sides–3) [Decca 23751 A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1946: Sung by Dorothy Patrick (dubbed by Ruth Clark) and also played by Robert Walker at the piano; later sung by Dinah Shore in de film Till the Clouds Roll By)

(1946: Dinah Shore (Orchestra under the direction of Morris Stoloff) (LP: A Date with Dinah Shore) [Columbia C-125-8] [Columbia 37263] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1948: Dinah Shore (Orchestra under de direction of Morris Stoloff) (10″ LP: Dinah Shore Sings) [Columbia CL 6004]

(#2 album-hit voor Mario Lanza, Tenor (RCA Victor Orchestra) (Constantine Callinicos, Conductor) in 1949 (LPL: That Midnight Kiss) [RCA Victor Red Seal ‎DM 1330] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#7 album-hit voor Billy May And His Orchestra in 1955 (LP: Sorta-May) [Capitol T-562]

(1957: Sammy Davis, Jr. And Carmen McRae (With Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Boy Meets Girl) [Decca DL 8490]

(1957: Connie Haines (Orchestra Conducted By Lew Raymond) (LP: Connie Haines Sings a Tribute to Helen Morgan) [Tops L1606]

(1957: Milt Jackson (LP: Ballads & Blues) [Atlantic 1242]

(1958: Frank Chacksfield and his Orchestra (LP: Love Letters in the Sand [Decca LK 4244]

(1960: Les Elgart And His Orchestra (LP: Designs for Dancing) [Columbia ‎CS 8291]

(1961: Don Goldie (LP: Brilliant! The Trumpet of Don Goldie) [Argo LPS-4010]

(#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) in 1962 (LP: Lena on the Blue Side) [RCA Victor ‎LPS 2465]

(#3 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1966 als Medley: Animal Crackers in My Soup / Funny Face / That Face / They Didn’t Believe Me / Were Thine That Special Face / I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face / Let’s Face the Music and Dance / Sam, You Made the Pants Too Long / What’s New Pussycat? (LP: Color Me Barbra) [Columbia CS 9278]

(1966: Frankie Randall (Arranged and Conducted by Billy May) (LP: Going the Frankie Randall Way! “Charted” by Billy May) [RCA Victor LSP 3627]

(1967: Ken Dodd (LP: I Wish You Love) [Columbia ‎SCX 6166] (EMI)

(1981: Bobby Troup (Bobby Troup, Piano and Vocals) (Bobby Enevoldsen, Bass) (Al Viola, Guitar) (Original Recording Date, August 13 & 14, 1958, Los Angeles) (Irvine Orton, Director of Recording) (Album Produced by George H. Buck, Jr.) (Production Coordinator, Wendell Echols) (Tape Remastering, Jack Towers) (Mastering, Doug Lawrence) (LP: …In a Class Beyond Compare) [Audiophile AP-98]

(2000: Lisa Hindmarsh (CD: Now I Know) [CDBaby 783707294223]

1937: Rudy Vallée and his Connecticut Yankees – Vieni . . . Vieni . . . [Bluebird B-7069] (1 week 1)
Vieni - Rudy Vallée

(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Georges Koger; Henri Varna /Muziek: Vincent Scotto /American vers. Rudy Vallée)
(Vocal Refrain by Rudy Vallée and The Gentlemen Songsters)

(Het origineel is van Tino Rossi (Musique de Vincent Scotto – Paroles de Géo Koger) (Chanson de la revue du Casino de Paris á Parade de France) (Orchestre: M. Pierre Chagnon) als Vieni…Vieni… uit 1934; B-kant van O Corse île d’amour [Columbia DF 1605] (78 rpm)

(1934: Réda Caire als Vieni… Vieni… [78-Pathé PA 389]

(1934: Tino Rossi With Chorus and Orchestra (Paroles de Géo Koger – Musique de Vincent Scotto (In Frence) als Vieni Vieni [Columbia D.B. 1708] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor Horace Heidt and his Brigadiers Featuring The Three Trumpeeters (Vocal by Lysbeth Hughes, Larry Cotton, Bob McCoy & Glee Club) als Vieni, Vieni in 1937 [Brunswick 8003] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Bert Block and his Bell Music als Vieni Vieni in 1937 [78-Vocalion 3747]

(#17 hit voor Ted Fio Rito And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Muzzy Marcellino and The Debutantes) als Vieni Vieni in 1937 [Decca 1450] (78 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Emery Deutsch And His Orchestra als Vieni Vieni in 1937 [78-Brunswick 7972]

(1937: Bob Crosby And His Orchestra als Vieni Vieni [Decca 1552] (78 rpm)

(1937: Benny Goodman Quartet (Clarinet, Vibraphone, Piano and Drums) als Vieni, Vieni [Victor 25705] (78 rpm)

(1938: Rosita Serrano (Adapt.: Henri Varna) (Italienisch gesungen) (mit Orchesterbegleitung) als Vieni, Vieni [Telefunken A 2792] (78 rpm)

(1938: Sopran: Kammersängerin Erna Sack (Adapt.: A. Kurt Nachmann) (Orchester des Deutschen Opernhauses, Berlin) (Dirigent: Rolf Schröder, Staatsoper, Dresden) als Vieni, Vieni; B-kant van Ciribiribin [Telefunken A 2468] (78 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(#5 album-hit voor Michel Legrand and his Orchestra in 1955 (LP: Holiday in Rome) [Columbia ‎CL 647]

1965: The Supremes – I Hear A Symphony [Motown M-1083] (2 weken 1)I Hear A Symphony - The Supremes

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Brian Holland; Lamont Dozier; Eddie Holland)
(Produced By Holland & Dozier)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(#1 album-hit voor Diana Ross and the Supremes in 1967 (LP: Diana Ross and the Supremes Greatest Hits) [Motown MS2-663-1]

(#1 album-hit voor Diana Ross And The Supremes With The Temptations in 1968 op The Original Sound Track (LP: TCB) [Motown MS-682]

(#8 album-hit voor The Supremes (Produced by Brian Holland & Lamont Dozier) in 1966 (LP: I Hear a Symphony) [Motown MS 643]

(#64 album-hit voor Diana Ross (Arranged and Conducted by Gil Askey) als The Supremes Medley: Stop! In the Name of Love / My World Is Empty Without You / Baby Love / I Hear a Symphony in 1974 (LP: Diana Ross Live at Caesars Palace) [Motown M6-801S1]

(#66 album-hit voor Diana Ross and the Supremes in 1974 (LP: Anthology) [Motown M9 794A3]

(#47 album-hit voor Wing And A Prayer Fife And Drum Corps. (Jeff Mironov, Jerry Friedman, electric guitars) (Harold Wheeler, keyboards) (Bob Babbitt, Fender bass) (Alan Schwartberg, drums) (Dave Friedman, percussion) (George Marge, oboe d’amore, English horn, ocarina & recorder solos) (Lew Delgatto, tenor & baritone sax, flute, oboe, clarinet, piccolo) (Alan Rubin, trumpet) (Dave Taylor, trombone) (Peter Gordon, French horn) (Gene Orloff, violin, (concertmaster) (David Nadien, violin, (concertmaster) (Guy Lumia, Paul Gersham, Max Pollikoff, violins) (Emanuel Vardi, viola) (Jesse Levy, cello (Contractor) (Margaret Ross, harp) (Singers: Linda November, Vivian Cherry, Arlene Martell, Helen Miles) (Recorded and mixed at Soundtek, New York, New York) (A Record By Stephen Y. Scheaffer & Harold Wheeler) in 1976 (LP: Babyface) [Wing & A Prayer Record Co. HS 3025]

(#29 album-hit voor Diana Ross in 1977 (LP: An Evening with Diana Ross) [Motown ‎M7-877R2]

(#37 album-hit voor Diana Ross als Medley: You Keep Me Hangin’ On / My World Is Empty Without You / You Can’t Hurry Love / Love Child / Reflections /I Hear a Symphony / Love Is Hereand Now You’re Gone / Someday We’ll Be Together in 1981 (LP: All the Great Hits) [Motown M13 960C2]

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

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

1971: Isaac Hayes – Theme From Shaft [Enterprise ENA-9038] (2 weken 1)
Theme From Shaft - Isaac Hayes

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Isaac Hayes)
(Produced by Isaac Hayes)
(Arr. by Isaac Hayes & Johnny Allen)
(Rhythm by The Bar-Kays & The Movement)

(Uit de film Shaft met in de hoofdrol Richard Roundtree, ging op 25 juni 1971 in Los Angeles, Californië in première en draait vanaf 2 juli 1971 in heel Amerika)

(#11 album-hit voor Sammy Davis, Jr. als John Shaft in 1972 (LP: Sammy Davis Jr, Now) [MGM Records SE 4832]

(#176 album-hit voor Percy Faith And His Orchestra in 1972 (LP: Joy) [Columbia C 31301]

(#198 album-hit voor The Nite-Liters (Produced by Fuqua III Productions) (Arranged and Conducted by Harvey Fuqua) in 1972 (LP: Instrumental Directions) [RCA Victor LSP-4580]

(1972: Stelvio Cipriani e la sua orchestra (LP: Antla) [Cam SAG 9043]

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

(1973: Sammy Davis Jr. als John Shaft [MGM Records 2006 112] (45 rpm) {Franse persing}

(1973: Gregory James Edition (Produced by Willie Henderson, James Norris & Gregory Bibbs) als Shaft (LP: Prophets of Soul) [Dakar DK 76908]

(1974: James Last (LP: ‎James Last Live) (Selection from the World Tour Programme) [Polydor 2630 070]

2010: Rihanna Featuring Drake – What’s My Name? (1 week 1)
What’s My Name - Rihanna Feat. Drake – What’s My Name

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Mikkel Storleer Eriksen; Tor Erik Hermansen; Ester Dean; Tracy Hale; Aubrey Graham)
(Produced by StarGate [ = Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen]
(Music Recorded by Mikkel Storleer Eriksen & Miles Walker at Roc The Mic Studios, NYC and Westlake Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA)
(Vocals Production by Kuk Harrell)
(Vocals Recorded by Kuk Harrell, Josh Gudwin and Marcos Tovar)
(Assisted by Bobby Campbell)
(Drake’s Vocals Recorded by Noach “40” Shebib at The Hit Factory, Miami, FL)
(Assisted by Noel Cadastre and Brandon Jonar)
(Mixed by Phil Tan at Ninja Beat Club, Atlanta, GA)
(Additional and Assistant Engineering: Damien Lewis)
(All Instruments by Mikkel Storleer Eriksen & Tor Erik Hermansen)
(Background Vocals: Ester Dean)
(Executive Producers: Robyn Rihanna Fenty and Antonio “LA” Reid)
(Co-Executive Producers: Evan Rogers and Carl Sturken)
(Mastered by Chris Gehringer at Sterling Sound, NYC)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1915: Alice Green-Harry Macdonough – Auf Wiedersehen [Victor 17858] (1 week 2)
Auf Wiedersehen - Alice Green-Harry Macdonough
(vandaag 103 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Herbert Reynolds /Muziek: Sigmund Romberg)
(Soprano and Tenor Duet)
(With orchestra)

(B-kant van Teach Me to Smile)

(Het origineel is van Cecil Lean & Vivienne Sega in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Blue Paradise, ging op 5 augustus 1915 in Casino Theatre, NY in première. Na 356 keer is in juni 1916 de laatste voorstelling)

(1954: Helen Traubel in de film Deep in My Heart, gaat op 9 december 1954 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 24 december 1954 in heel Amerika)

1954: Don Cornell – Hold My Hand [Coral 9-61206] (1 week 2)
Hold My Hand - Don Cornell

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Jack Lawrence; Richard Myers)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Jerry Carr) in de film Susan Slept Here met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Debbie Reynolds, ging op 14 juli 1954 in San Francisco, Californië, op 28 juli 1954 in Los Angeles, Californië en op 29 juli 1954 in New York City in première)

(#1 hit in Australië voor Nat “King” Cole with Nelson Riddle And His Orchestra  op 29 januari 1954)

(#5 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole With Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra

(Richard Myers Jack Lawrence) in 1954 (EP: Nat ‘King’ Cole Sings) [Capitol Album EAP 1-9120] (Side 1) [Capitol 1-9120] (45 rpm) (4-track EP)

(#14 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford and Nat ‘King’ ‘King’ Cole in 1954 (LP: Today King’s Top Hits, Vol. 12) [Capitol T-9124]

1965: Len Barry – 1-2-3 [Decca 31827] (1 week 2)
1-2-3 - Len Barry

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(John Madara; David White; Leonard Borisoff [ = Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland]
(Arranged by Jimmy Wisner)
(Produced By John MadaraDavid White)
(Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(#4 album-hit in Engeland voor Cilla Black (Accompaniment directed by Nicky Welsh) (Recording Produced by George Martin) als One Two Three in 1966 (LP: Cilla Black Sings a Rainbow) [Parlophone PMC 7004]

(#16 Easy Listening-hit voor Jane Morgan

(John Madara David White – Leonard Borisoff)
(Arr. & Cond. by Frank Hunter)
(Prod. by Manny Kellem) in 1966 [Epic 5-10032] (45 rpm)

(#27 album-hit voor David McCallum in 1966 (LP: Music – A Part of Me) [Capitol ST-2432]

(#28 album-hit voor Jimmy Smith in 1966 (LP: Got My Mojo Workin’) [Verve Records V-8641]

(#33 Easy Listening-hit voor Sarah Vaughan

(John Madara David White – Leonard Borisoff)
(Producer: Luchi De Jesus) als 1,2,3 in 1966 [Mercury 72588] (45 rpm)

(1966: Willie Bobo (Arranged by Mel Lastie) (LP: Un Dos Tres 1-2-3) [Verve Records V-8648]

(#67 hit voor Ramsey Lewis (Arr. & Cond. by Richard Evans) (Produced by Esmond Edwards) als One, Two, Three in 1967 [Cadet 5556] (45 rpm)

1976: Gordon Lightfoot – The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald [Reprise Records RPS 1369] (2 weken 2)
The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald - Gordon Lightfoot

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Gordon Lightfoot)
(Produced by Lenny Waronkel and Gordon Lightfoot)

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

(Dit liedje gaat over de bulkcarrier S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald ging ten onder op 10 november 1975 op het Bovenmeer (Lake Superior)

(Ex-Swinging Radio England diskjockey, Rick Randall bewerkte dit liedje tot Where the Heck is the Olga Patricia? in 2006, gezongen door collega Keith “Keefers” Hampshire)

1976: Bee Gees – Love So Right [RSO RS-859] (4 weken 3)
Love So Right - Bee Gees

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Barry Gibb; Robin Gibb; Maurice Gibb)
(Produced By: The Bee Gees)
(Co-Producers: Albhy Galuten and Karl Richardson)
(By Arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization and Tom Kennedy)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

1999: Brian McKnight – Back At One [Motown 012156402-7] (8 weken 2)
Back At One - Brian McKnight

(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Brian McKnight)
(Orchestra Arrangement: Bill K. Meyers)
(Recorded by Chris Wood)
(Assistant: Mary Ann Souza)
(Orchestra Recorded By: Tommy Vicarri)
(Mixed By: Mick Guzauski)
(Assistant: Tom Bender)
(Mastered By: Herb Powers)
(Written, Produced and Arranged by Brian McKnight)
(Lead and Backing Vocals: Brian McKnight)
(All Drum Programming, Keyboards, Bass, Percussion by Brian McKnight)

(#36 hit voor Mark Wills (Produced by Carson Chamberlain) (℗ 1999) in 2000 [Mercury Records 314-562 530-7] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1971: Bread – Baby I’m – A Want You [Elektra EKS-45751] (1 week 1)
Baby I'm - A Want You - Bread

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(David Gates)
(Produced & Arranged by David Gates)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 1971)

(#32 album-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1972 (LP: Daddy Dont You Walk So Fast) [Chelsea Records CHE-1001]

(#72 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by Gordon Mills) in 1972 (LP: In Time) [Parrot XPAS 71056]

(#92 album-hit voor Jerry Butler in 1972 (LP: The Spice of Life) [Mercury SRM-2-7502]

(#138 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1972 (LP: I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing) [KC 31220]

(1972: The Fatback Band (LP: Let’s Do It Again) [Perception PLP-28]

(1974: Petula Clark (Arranged by John D’Andrea) (Produced By Tony Scotti) (Executive Producers: Tommy Oliver & John D’Andrea) als Baby I’m a Want You/Everything I Own (LP: Come on Home) [Polydor ‎2383 279]

(1979: Charly McClain (LP: Alone Too Long) [Epic JE 36090]

(#35 C&W-hit voor Stephanie Winslow (Produced By Ray Ruff) als Baby, I’m a Want You in 1980 [Curb Records-Warner Bros. Records WBS49557] (45 rpm)

1982: Lionel Richie – Truly [Motown 1644MF] (4 weken 1)
Truly - Lionel Richie

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie)
(Arranged by: Gene Page)
(Vocal Arr. by: Lionel Richie)
(Produced by Lionel Richie and James Anthony Carmichael)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 1982)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

2010: The Script – Breakeven (Totaal: 2 weken 1)
Breakeven - The Script

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Mark Sheehan; Daniel O’Donoghue; Steve Kipner; Andrew Frampton)
(Produced by Daniel O’Donoghue and Mark Sheehan)
(All vocals and instruments played by The Script)
(Additional Bass & Guitars by Paul Inder)
(Additional Production by Steve Kipner and Andrew Frampton)
(Mixed by Mark ‘Spike’ Stent at Chalice Studios, LA)
(Mastered by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound)
(Recorded at James St. Dublin)
(terug op #1: 04-12-2010 (1 week 1)

(#12 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 mei 2010)

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

1961: Ferrante & Teicher – Tonight [United Arists U A 373] (Totaal: 3 weken 2)
Tonight - Ferrante & Teicher

(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Leonard Bernstein /Tekst: Stephen Sondheim)
(Produced By Don Costa)
(terug op #2: 11-12-1961 en 18-12-1961 (2 weken)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 december 1961)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(Het origineel is van Larry Kert en Carol Lawrence {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie West Side Story, ging op 26 september 1957 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Na 732 keer is op 27 juni 1959 de laatste voorstelling)

(#5 album-hit voor Carol Lawrence & Larry Kert {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1958 op de Orginal Cast (LP: West Side Story) [Columbia Masterworks OL 5230]

(#2 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Arranged and conducted by Glenn Osser) (℗ 1959) in 1960 (LP: Faithfully) [Columbia ‎CS 8219]

(#21 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra in 1960 (LP: Songs to Remember) [London LL.3149]

(1960: Dick Hyman His Piano & Trio (LP: After Six) [MGM SE 3827]

(#12 Easy Listening-hit voor Eddie Fisher in 1961 [7 Arts Records S719] (45 rpm)

(#120 Bubbling Under-hit voor Jay And The Americans (Produced by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller) (Arranged and Conducted by Garry Sherman) in 1961 [United Arists U A 353] (45 rpm)

(#3 album-hit in Amerika voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1962 (LP: Moon River & Other Great Movie Themes) [Columbia CS 8609]

(#4 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra (Arrangements by Bob Ballard, Larry Gordon, Frank Scott and George Wyle) (Produced by George Cates Lawrence Welk and Randy Wood) (℗ 1961) in 1962 (LP: Moon River) [Dot DLP 25,412]

(#9 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Directed by Ralph Carmichael & Frank Hunter) in 1962 (LP: Maria) [Kapp KS-3266]

(#11 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher (Orchestra Arrangements by Ferrante & Teicher) (Conducted and Produced by Nick Perito) in 1962 (LP: Tonight) [United Artists UAS 6171]

(#145 album-hit voor Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1962 (LP: In a Velvet Mood) [Columbia CS 8685]

(1962: Eddie Harris (Eddie Harris With Strings Arranged by Dick Marx) (LP: Eddie Harris Goes to the Movies) [Vee-Jay LP 3031]

(1962: Jay And The Americans (Conductor-Arranger: Garry Sherman) (Produced by Jerry Leiber-Mike Stoller) (LP: She Cried) [United Artists UAS 6222]

(#31 album-hit voor Peter Nero  als West Side Story: Tonight, America, Something’s Coming, Maria, A Boy Like That, I Feel Pretty, Somewhere, Tonight (Reprise), Finale in 1963 (LP: Peter Nero in Person) [RCA Victor LSP 2710]

(#21 album-hit voor John Gary (Arranged and Conducted by Dick Reynolds (Produced by Joe Reisman) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: John Norman) in 1965 (LP: John Gary Sings Your All-Time Favorite Songs) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 3411]

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

(#32 album-hit voor We Five (Percussion: Jerry Granelli, John Chambers) (Recorded At Columbus Recording, Columbus Tower, San Francisco, California) (Engineer: Peter Abbott) (Produced By Frank Werber) in 1965 (LP: You Were on My Mind) [A&M Records SP-4111]

(#43 album-hit voor Gene Pitney (Arrangend and Conducted by Gary Sherman) in 1965 (LP: Looking Through the Eyes of Love) [Musicor Records MS 3069]

(#103 album-hit voor The Drifters in 1965 (LP: The Good Life with the Drifters) [Atlantic 8103]

(1966: Bobby Byrne (Starring Tony Mottola, Dick Hyman, Doc Severinsen, Bob Haggart) and an All-Star Orchestra directed by Bobby Byrne) (LP: The Discotheque Dance Album) [Command RS 892 SD]

(1966: Herbert Seiter mit Rhythmikern als Ich weiß auf der Wieden / Tonight (LP: Barmusik aus Wien – Nr. 2) [Philips P 14 421 L]

1965: Barbra Streisand – He Touched Me [Columbia 4-43403] (1 week 2)
He Touched Me - Barbra Streisand

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Ira Levin /Muziek: Milton Schafer)
(Arr. & Cond. By Don Costa)
(Prod. By Robert Mersey)

(#53 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 november 1965)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(Het origineel is van Elliott Gould als She Touched Me in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Drat! The Cat!, ging op 30 september 1965 in Martin Beck Theatre, NY in première. Na 19 keer is op 16 oktober 1965 de laatste voorstelling)

(#2 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand (Arranged and Conducted by Don Costa) in 1965 (LP: My Name Is Barbra, Two…) [Columbia CS 9136]

(1966: Sarah Vaughan (Arranged by Luchi De Jesus) (LP: Pop Artistry) [Mercury SR-61069]

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

1993: Rod Stewart With Special Guest Ronnie Wood – Reason To Believe (Album Version) [Warner Bros. Records 7-18427] (1 week 2)
Reason To Believe - Rod Stewart With Special Guest Ronnie Wood
(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Tim Hardin)
(Produced By Patrick Leonard)

(#19 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 oktober 1993)

(Het origineel is van Tim Hardin (Produced by Erik Jacobsen) (Director of Engineering: Val Valenting) uit 1966 (LP: Tim Hardin 1) [Verve Forecast ‎FTS 3004]

(#62 pop-hit voor Rod Stewart (Produced by Rod Stewart) op 14 augustus 1971 [Mercury 73224] (45 rpm)

(#34 album-hit voor Vonda Shepard in 2001 op de various artists Vonda Shepard (CD: Ally McBeal: For Once in My Life Featuring Vonda Shepard) [Epic EK 85195]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1961: Jimmy Dean – Big Bad John [Columbia 4-42175] (2 weken 1)
Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean

(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy Dean)

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

{Nostalgia Classic Song  op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(#115 album-hit voor Patti Page in 1962 (LP: Patti Sings the Golden Hits of the Boys) [Mercury MG-20712]

(1968: Jim Ed Brown (LP: Country’s Best on Record) [RCA Victor LSP 4011]

1965: “Little” Jimmy Dickens – May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose [Columbia 4-43388] (2 weken 1)
May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose - Little Jimmy Dickens - foto

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Neal Merritt)
(Produced by Don Law and Frank Jones)

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

1971: Merle Haggard And The Strangers – Daddy Frank (The Guitar Man) [Capitol 3198] (2 weken 1)
Daddy Frank - Merle Haggard
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Merle Haggard)
(Produced by Ken Nelson)

1982: T.G. Sheppard – War Is Hell (On The Homefront Too) [Curb Records/Warner Bros. Records 7-29934] (1 week 1)
War Is Hell - T.G. Sheppard
(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Curly Putman; Dan Wilson; Bucky Jones)
(Produced By Buddy Killen)

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

(1992: T.G. Sheppard (CD: The Best of T.G. Sheppard) [Curb D2 77545]

1993: Mark Chesnutt – Almost Goodbye [MCA Records MCAS7 54718] (1 week 1)
Almost Goodbye - Mark Chesnutt

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Billy Livsey; Don Schlitz)
(Produced By Mark Wright)

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

2004: Lonestar – Mr. Mom (2 weken 1)
Mr. Mom - Lonestar

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Richie McDonald; Ronald Harbin; Don Pfrimmer)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 2004)

2010: Zac Brown Band Featuring Alan Jackson – As She Walking Away (2 weken 1)
As She Walking Away - Zac Brown

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Zac Brown; Wyatt Durrette)

(#32 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 2010)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1943: King Cole’s Trio – All For You [Capitol 139] (2 weken 1)
All For You - King Cole’s Trio

(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Robert Scherman)
(Vocal by King Cole)

(#19 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 11 december 1943)

(1959: Jimmy Rowles and his . . . Upper Classmen (Jimmy Rowles: piano) (Barney Kessel: guitar) (Red Mitchell: bass) (Larry Bunker: vibes) (Pete Candoli: trumpet) (Mel Lewis: drums) (Harold Land: tenor sax) (LP: Upper Classmen) [Interlude ST-1012]

(#76 album-hit voor Ray Charles (Produced by Joe Adams) (Arranged by Sid Feller) (Recorded at RPM International Studios, 2107 West Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, California) in 1967 (LP: Invites You to Listen) [ABC Records ABCS-595]

(Twee weken later op 13 december 1943 gooien de geallieerden Schiphol in zijn geheel plat, waardoor de luchthaven voor de rest van de oorlog wordt uitgeschakeld.)

1954: Ruth Brown and her Rhythmakers – Mambo Baby [Atlantic 45-1044] (1 week 1)
Mambo Baby - Ruth Brown

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Charlie Singleton; Rose Marie McCoy)
(With Orchestra)

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

1971: The Chi-Lites – Have You Seen Her [Brunswick 55462] (2 weken 1)
Have You Seen Her - The Chi Lites

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Eugene Record; Barbara Acklin)
(Produced by Eugene Record)
(Directed by Willie Henderson & Quinton Joseph)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 december 1971)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}

(1973: Bill Anderson (LP: Bill) [MCA Records ‎MCA-320]

(#48 R&B-hit voor The Chi-Lites featuring Gene Record (Executive Producer: Carl Davis) (Produced by Eugene Record) (Arranged & conducted by Tom Tom 84) (℗ 1980) in 1981 [Chi-Sound Records TC-2481] (45 rpm) (Nieuwe opname)

(#4 pop-hit voor M.C. Hammer (Produced by M.C. Hammer) (Co-Produced by James Earley and Felton Pilate II) (Executive Producers: M.C. Hammer, Big Louis Burrell and Scott Folks) als Have You Seen Her (LP Version) in 1990 [Capitol Records 4JM-44573] (Cassette-single)

1976: Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. – You Don’t Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) [ABC Records ABC-12208] (1 week 1)
You Don’t Have To Be A Star - Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr.

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(James Dean; John Glover)
(Produced by Don Davis)
(Arranged by Horace Ott)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 januari 1976)

{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas}


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 (©2018)


[République française]

France: “Net geen N°1-hits”

Hit-Parade RTL (Radio Télévision Luxembourg)
1965: Johnny Hallyday avec Eddie Vartan et son orchestre – Mon anneau d’or [Philips 437.126 BE] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Hallyday · Gilles Thibaut)
(A-kant 1: Mon anneau d’or (Johnny Hallyday – Gilles Thibaut)
(avec Eddie Vartan et son orchestre)
(A-kant 2: Ne joue pas ce jeu-là (Johnny Hallyday – Gilles Thibaut)
(avec Les Reed et son orchestre)
(B-kant 1: Laisse un peu d’amour “Leave a little love” (Les Reed – Robin Conrad – Hubert Wayaffe)
(avec Les Reed et son orchestre)
(B-kant 2: Ne pleure pas (Thomas Brown – Gilles Thibaut)
(avec Eddie Vartan et son orchestre)


2005: Madonna – Hung Up (1 week 1)
(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Madonna [ = Madonna Louise Ciccone]; Stuart Price; Benny Andersson; Björn Ulvaeus)
(Produced by Madonna and Stuart Price)
Bevat een sample uit Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight) van ABBA (1979)

(#7 hit in de US Hot 100 op 3 december 2005)


1970: Neil Diamond – Cracklin’ Rosie [MCA Records MC/S 3594] (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond)
(Produced by Tom Catalano)
(Arr & Cond. by Don Randi)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 oktober 1970)

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

1988: Yazz And The Plastic Population – The Only Way Is Up (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(George Jackson; Johnny Henderson)
(Produced by Coldcut [ = Matt Black & Jonathan More]

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


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