22 november

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

De nummer 1-hits van 22 november

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1952: Johnny Standley with Horace Heidt and His Musical Knights – It’s In The Book (Parts 1 & 2) [Capitol F2249] (2 weken 1)
It’s In The Book - Johnny Standley
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Stanley)
(Part 1: comedy monologue of “Little Bo Beep”)
(Part 2: hand-clapping, sing-along)

(Drie dagen later op 25 november 1952 gaat in Londen in het Ambassadors Theatre het toneelstuk The Mousetrap van Agatha Christie in première. Op 23 maart 1974 verhuist het toneelstuk naar het St. Martin’s Theatre. Het wordt tot op heden onafgebroken gespeeld en is daarmee de langstlopende toneelvoorstelling ter wereld.)

1975: K.C. & The Sunshine Band – That’s The Way (I Like It) [T.K. Records 1015] (2 weken 1)
That’s The Way (I Like It) - KC & The Sunshine Band
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Harry Wayne Casey; Richard Finch)
(Produced by: Harry Wayne Casey & Richard Finch)

(1998: Scooter Lee (CD: By Request… The Disco/Dance Album) [Southern Tracks Records 030277010426]

(Vandaag precies 41 jaar geleden op 22 november 1975 wordt koning Juan Carlos staatshoofd van Spanje. Francisco Franco benoemde hem tot zijn opvolger. In 1962 trad hij in het huwelijk met prinses Sofia van Griekenland. Na de dood van Franco werd hij tot koning uitgeroepen en velen zagen in hem een marionet van de dictator. Tot verbazing van velen sloeg de nieuwe leider echter al snel een democratische koers in.)

(Op 25 november 1975 wordt Suriname onafhankelijk. Gouverneur Ferrier, premier Den Uyl en koningin Juliana ondertekenen het verdrag. In 1954 verkreeg Suriname een semi-autonome status binnen Koninkrijksverband.)

1986: The Human League – Human [A&M Records/Virgin AM-2861] (1 week 1)
Human - The Human League

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(James Harris III; Terry Lewis)
(Produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis)
(Executive Producer: John McClain)

(#197 album-hit voor Rick Springfield in 2005 (CD: The Day After Yesterday) [Gomer 481200-2]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1902: Dan Quinn – Mister Dooley (2 weken 2)
Mister Dooley
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: William Jerome /Muziek: Jean Schwartz)

1902: Byron Harlan & Frank Stanley – Two Rubes In A Tavern (2 weken 3)
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)

(1902: Collins & Harlan [Monarch Record 1727] (78 rpm)

1924: Paul Whiteman and His Concert Orchestra – Rhapsody In Blue–Part 1 [Victor 55225] (1 week 3)
Rhapsody In Blue - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(George Gershwin)
(Arranged by Ferde Grofé)
(The composer at the piano)

(Dit muziekstuk ging op 12 februari 1924 in première tijdens een concert met de titel An Experiment in Modern Music in de Aeolian Hall in New York)

(#7 hit voor Paul Whiteman and His Concert Orchestra (Arranged by Ferde Grofé) (The composer at the piano) in 1927 [Victor 35822] (78 rpm) {nieuwe elektrische versie}

(1936: in de film The Great Ziegfeld)

(#15 hit voor Glenn Miller and his Orch. in 1943 [Victor 20-1529] (78 rpm)

(1945: Robert Alda (gedubbed door Oscar Levant) with Warner Bros. Orchestra in de film Rhapsody in Blue)

(#3 album-hit voor Glenn Miller in 1953 (LP: Glenn Miller And His Orchestra – Limited Edition)

(#20 album-hit voor Paul Whiteman in 1957 (LP: Paul Whiteman/50th Anniversary)

(#9 album hit voor Ray Conniff and his Orchestra and Chorus in 1958 (LP: Concert in Rhythm) [Columbia CL 1163]

(#5 album-hit voor Henry Mancini and His Orchestra (Produced by Joe Reisman) (Associate Producer: Al Schmitt) / (Trumpets: Conrad Gozzo (Lead), Frank Beach, Ray Triscari, Pete Candoli (Soloist), Conte Candoli (Soloist), Don Fagerquist (Flügelhorn, Soloist) / (Trombones: Dick Nash (Soloist), Jimmy Priddy, John Halliburton, George Roberts (Bass Trombone) / (French Horns: Vincent De Rosa (Soloist), Richard Perissi, John Cave, Arthur Maebe) / (Woodwinds: Ted Nash (Alto Sax & Alto Flute Soloist), Ronny Lang (Alto Flute Soloist), Harry Klee, Gene Cipriano, Plas Johnson (Tenor Saxophone, Soloist) / (Rhythm: Drums – Jack Sperling), (Bass – Rolly Bundock), (Guitar – Bob Bain), (Piano – Jimmy Rowles), (Vibes-Marimba – Larry Bunker) (Orchestra Manager – Bobby Helfer) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) in 1963 (LP: Uniquely Mancini) [RCA Victor LSP 2692]

(#86 album-hit voor Peter Nero/Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler (Produced by Peter Delheim) (Recording Engineer: Bernard Keville) in 1965 (LP: Nero Goes “Pops”) [RCA Victor LCS 2821]

(#10 Easy Lisyening-hit voor Deodato (Produced by Creed Taylor) (Arranged And Conducted By Deodato) in 1973 [CTI Records OJ-16] (45 rpm)

(#19 album-hit voor Deodato in 1973 (LP: Deodato 2) [CTI Records CTI 6029]

(1974: Lenny Dee (LP: Lenny Dee) [MCA Records MCA-379]

(#36 Easy Listening-hit voor Walter Murphy (Arranged & Conducted By Walter Murphy) (Produced by Thomas J. Valentino And Walter Murphy) in 1977 [Private Stock Records PS 45,146] (45 rpm)

(1979: New York Philharmonic (St: Manhattan)

(1987: Fausto Papetti als Andante (LP: Oggi 3 – Quarantaquattresima Raccolta) [CBS – CBS 460090 1]

(1992: Terrence Farrell (Recorded at Audio Productions Group, Sacramento, Calif.) (Ralph Stover, Engineer) (Cecil Ramirez, Assistant Engineer) (Recorded on a 1973 Ignacio Fleta Guitar) (Single Track Recording: No Overdubbing AKG Tube Microphone) as Gershwin Medley (Rhapsody in Blue/Summertime/It Ain’t Necessarily, So/Bess You Is My Woman/Reprise) (CD: Boogie Bistro) [Troubadour Recordings TR726]

1930: Jacques Renard and His Orchestra – Three Little Words [Brunswick 4939] (1 week 3)
Three Little Words - Jacques Renard
(vandaag 86 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Bert Kalmar /Muziek: Harry Ruby)
(With Vocal Chorus by Chester Gaylord)
(With Vocal Chorus)

(#1 hit voor Duke Ellington and His Orchestra (Vocal refrain by The Rhythm Boys) op 29 november 1930 [Victor 22528] (78 rpm), in de film Check and Double Check met in de hoofdrollen Freeman F. Gosden & Charles J. Correll, ging op 3 oktober 1930 in New York in première en draait vanaf 25 oktober 1930 in heel Amerika)

(#10 hit voor Ipana Troubadours, S. C. Lanin – Director (Vocal Refrain) in 1930 [Columbia 2317-D] (78 rpm)

(1930: Seger Ellis And His Orchestra [78-OKeh 41473]

(#8 hit voor Ethel Waters (Novelty accomp.) in 1931 [Columbia 2346-D] (78 rpm)

(#15 hit voor Claude Hopkins and his Orchestra in 1934 [Brunswick 6864] (78 rpm)

(1938: The Quintet of the Hot Club de France with Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelly [78-Decca F 6875]

(#4 album-hit voor Andre Previn in 1950 (LP: Three Little Words)

(#2 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1951 (LP: Les Paul’s New Sound, Vol. 2, with Mary Ford)

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

(1958: Johnny Guarnieri and his Group (LP: Cheerful Little Earful) [RCA Camden CAL 345]

(1959: Dorothy Donegan (Recorded at The Embers in Manhattan’s East Side) (LP: Live!) [Capitol Records T-1155]

(1959: Miss Patti Page (LP: 3 Little Words…) [Mercury MG-20417]

(1959: Perez Prado and his Orchestra (LP: Pops and Prado) [RCA Victor LSP 2028]

(1959: Rita Reys and Bengt Hallberg (LP: Two “Jazzy” People) [Fontana 6428 109]

(#61 album-hit voor Al Hirt and His Band (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, N.Y.C.) (Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson) in 1961 (LP: Al (He’s The King) Hirt and His Band) [RCA Victor LSP 2354]

(1963: Warren Covington And His Orchestra (LP: Dancing Trombones) [Decca DL 74352]

(#4 album-hit voor Nat King Cole (Arranged and Conducted by Ralph Carmichael) (Trumpet Solos by Bobby Bryant) (Produced by Lee Gillette) in 1965 (LP: L O V E) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2195]

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

(1999: The Tony Corbiscello Big Band Featuring Joe Francis {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (CD: … It’s About Time!) [Alana Records ACD5585]

1941: Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra – This Love Of Mine [Victor 27508] (4 weken 3)
This Love Of Mine - Tommy Dorsey
(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Frank Sinatra /Muziek: Henry Sanicola; Sol Parker)
(Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra)

(B-kant van Neiani)

(1941: Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) [Decca 4007] (78 rpm)

(1941: Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal with Instrumental Accomp.) [Brunswick 03281] (78 rpm) {Engelse persing}

(1946: Judy Garland with Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) [Decca 18660] (78 rpm)

(1950: Ray Charles)

(1951: Sonny Rollins)

(1953: Lonnie Johnson (His Guitar and Rhythm Accomp.) [Rama RR 20] (45 rpm)

(1954: Al Hibbler with Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra (Johnny Hodges, Alto Sax; Ben Webster, Tenor Sax; Emmett Berry, Trumpet; Lawrence Brown, Trombone; Leroy Lovett, Piano; Red Callender, Bass; J.C. Heard, drums) [Norgran Records 143×45] (45 rpm)

(#2 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1955 (LP: In the Wee Small Hours)

(#15 album-hit voor Ray Anthony in 1956 (LP: Dream Dancing)

(1956: Bing Crosby with Jud Conlon’s Rhythmaires and Orchestra (Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Songs I Wish I Had Sung: The First Time Around) [Decca DL 8352]

(#25 album-hit voor The Four Freshmen (With Orchestra Conducted By Dick Reynolds) (The 5 Saxes (Count ‘em – nine; but only five were used at the time) – Georgie Auld, Gus Bivona, Bob Cooper, Chuck Gentry, Skeets Herfurt, Ted Nash, Dave Pell, Willie Schwartz, Bud Shank) in 1957 (LP: Four Freshmen and Five Saxes) [Capitol T-844]

(#15 album-hit voor Tommy Dorsey in 1958 (LP: The Fabulous Dorseys in Hi-Fi)

(1958: Ray Ellis and His Orchestra ‎(LP: Let’s Get Away from It All) [Columbia ‎CS 8051]

(1959: Miss Teddi King With Orchestra Directed By Lew Douglas and Johnny Richards (LP: All the King’s Songs) [Coral CRL 57278]

(1959: Sam (The Man) Taylor (LP: More Blue Mist: In the Mood for Sax) [MGM E3783]

(1960: Buddy DeFranco and His Music (LP: Bravura) [Verve Records MGV 6051] {Ballad Medley: Now I Lay Me Down to Dream/Honey/This Love of Mine/Darn That Dream}

(1960: Little Anthony & The Imperials (LP: Shades of the 40’s) [End LP 311]

(1960: Lawrence Welk (Flute: Luella Howard) (Oboe and English Horn: Champ Webb) (Trumpet: Shorty Sherock) (Trombones: Ed Kusby, Tommy Pederson, Joe Howard, Si Zentner) (Alto Sax: Wilbur “Willy” Schwartz, Skeets Herfurt) (Piano: Bobby Van Eps) (arranged and conducted by Bob Ballard) (LP: A Lawrence Welk Stereo Special: Sweet and Lovely) [Dot DLP 25,296]

(#10 album-hit voor Dinah Washington (Arranged & Conducted by Belford C. Hendicks) in 1961 (LP: Unforgettable) [Mercury MG-20572]

(#85 album-hit voor Ray Conniff & Billy Butterfield in 1963 (LP: Just Kiddin’ Around) [Columbia CS 8822]

(#150 album-hit voor Count Basie (Arranged by Billy Byers) in 1964 (LP: More Hits of the 50’s and 60’s) [Verve Records V6-8563]

(#127 album-hit voor Bobbi Martin in 1965 (LP: Don’t Forget I Still Love You) [Coral CRL 57472]

(1965: Edna McGriff (Arranged by Garry Sherman) [Capitol Records 5382] (45 rpm)

(1965: Shirley Scott (Arranged and Conducted by Gary McFarland) (LP: Latin Shadows) [Impulse! AS-93]

(1968: Ferrante & Teicher (Arranged by Ferrante & Teicher) (Produced by George Butler) (Orchestra Conducted by Nick Perito) (LP: Love in the Generation Gap) [United Artists Records UAS 6677]

(1972: Rahsaan Roland Kirk & Al Hibbler (LP: A Meeting of the Times) [Atlantic SD 1630]

(1983: Tony Mottola (Executive Producer: Herb Linsky) (Producer & Orchestra Contractor: Joe Malin) (Recording Engineer: Allen Mirchin) (Assisted by Dennis Ferrante & Rick Rowe) (Mastering: Jack Adelman) als Medley I’ll Never Smile Again/This Love of Mine (LP: All the Way) [Project 3 Records PR 5112 SD]

1947: Ted Weems And His Orchestra – Mickey [Mercury 5062] (1 week 3)
Mickey - Ted Weems
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Neil Moret /Tekst: Harry Williams)
(Vocal by Bob Edwards)
(Whistling by Elmo Tanner)

(B-kant van The Martins and the Coys)

(#2 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Orchestra Conducted By Jackie Gleason) (Trumpet Solos By Bobby Hackett) (Sax Solos By Toots Mondello) in 1953 (10” LP: Jackie Gleason Presents Music to Make You Misty) [Capitol H-455]

(#7 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1956 (LP: Music for Lovers Only/Music to Make You Misty)

(1957: Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (LP: Beauty and the Beat) [RCA Victor LPM 1344]

1969: R.B. Greaves – Take A Letter Maria [Atco Records 45-6714] (1 week 2)
Take A Letter Maria - R.B. Greaves
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Ronald Bertram Greaves)
(Recorded at Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Muscle Shoals, Alabama)

(#8 C&W-hit voor Anthony Armstrong Jones (Produced By Cliff Williamson) in 1970 [Chart CH-5045] (45 rpm)

(1970: Anthony Armstrong Jones (Produced by Cliff Williamson) (LP: Take a Letter Maria) [Chart Records CHS-1027]

(#85 album-hit voor R.B. Greaves (℗ 1969) in 1970 (LP: R.B. Greaves) [Atco SD 33-311]

(1970: Roly Daniels (Arranged by Johnny Arthey) (Produced by Kenny Young) [CBS 4748] (45 rpm)

(1970: Mel Tormé (Arranged and Conducted by Jimmy Jones) (LP: Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head) [Capitol ST-430]

(1970: Jimmy Ruffin (LP: ….Forever) [Tamla Motown STML 11161] {Engelse persing}

(#168 album-hit voor Boots Randolph in 1971 (LP: Boots with Brass) [Monument SLP-18147]

(1971: Boots Randolph (Arranger, Conductor & Co-Producer: Bill Justis) (Producer: Fred Foster) in 1971 [Monument MON-1] (45 rpm)

(#99 C&W-hit voor Roger Marshall in 1988 [45-Master 05]

(#106 album-hit voor R.B. Greaves in 1994 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: The Adventures of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) [Mother Records ‎314-516 937-2]

2008: Katy Perry – Hot N Cold (1 week 3)
Hot N Cold - Katy Perry

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Katy Perry; Lukasz Gottwald; Max Martin [ = Martin Karl Sandberg]

(#6 album-hit in Duitsland voor The Baseballs in 2009 (CD: Strike!) [Warner Music Group 5051865-9427-2-6]

(#124 Bubblung Under-hit voor The Chipettes in 2010)

2014: Maroon 5 – Animals (1 week 3)
Animals - Maroon 5

(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Adam Levine; Ben Levin; Shellback [ = Karl Johan Schuster]

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1969: Peter, Paul And Mary – Leaving On A Jet Plane [Warner Bros.-Seven Arts Records 7340] (3 weken 1)
Leaving On A Jet Plane - Peter, Paul And Mary

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(John Denver)
(Produced by Albert B. Grossman & Milt Okun)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 december 1969)

{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 John Denver als Babe, I Hate to Go uit 1966 (LP: John Denver Sings: Dedicated to Milt Okum) [HJO 66]

(1967: The Mitchell Trio (Produced by Milt Okun & Herb Bernstein) [Reprise 0588] (45 rpm)

(#148 album-hit voor John Denver in 1969 {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: Rhymes & Reasons) [RCA LSP-4207]

(1969: Liza Minnelli (Produced By: Larry Marks) (Arranged By: Michel Colombier) (LP: Come Saturday Morning) [A&M Records SP 4164]

(#19 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck in 1970 (LP: We Made It Happen) [Parrot XPAS 71038]

(#35 album-hit voor Ray Stevens (Arranged & Produced by Ray Stevens) in 1970 (LP: Everything Is Beautiful) [Barnaby Records Z12 35005]

(#36 album-hit voor Mark Lindsay in 1970 (LP: Arizona)

(#47 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1970 (LP: Bridge Over Troubled Water) [Columbia CS 1022]

(#52 C&W-hit voor The Kendalls (Produced By: Pete Drake) in 1970 [Stop Records Inc. ST 373] (45 rpm)

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

(#88 album-hit voor Percy Faith His Orchestra and Chorus in 1970 (LP: Leaving on a Jet Plane) [Columbia CS 9983]

(#90 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Produced by Billy Sherrill) (Arranged by Hank Levine) in 1970 (LP: My Elusive Dreams) [Epic BN 26540]

(#97 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher (Conducted by Nick Perito) in 1970 (LP: Getting Together) [United Artists UAS 5501]

(#183 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer in 1970 (LP: The Big Ones, Volume II) [RCA Victor LSP-4312]

(#189 album-hit voor Jerry Vale (Arranged and Conducted by Joe Gardner) in 1970 (LP: Let It Be) [Columbia CS 1021]

(1970: Andre Kostelanetz (LP: I’ll Never Fall in Love Again) [Columbia CS 9998]

(#73 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Produced by Don Costa) (Arranged by Don Costa) in 1971 (LP: Sinatra & Company) [Reprise Records FS 1033]

(#1 album-hit in Nederland voor Kamahl in 1975 (LP: The Elephant Song) [Philips 6357 029]

(1995: Michael Chapdelaine (CD: With Love) [Time Life Music]

1975: Simon And Garfunkel – My Little Town [Columbia 3-10230] (2 weken 1)
My Little Town - Simon And Garfunkel
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Paul Simon)
(Produced by Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel and Phil Ramone)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 december 1975)

1986: Lionel Richie – Love Will Conquer All [Motown 1866MF] (2 weken 1)
Love Will Conquer All - Lionel Richie
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie; Cynthia Weil; Greg Phillinganes)
(Produced by: Lionel Richie & James Anthony Carmichael)
(Arranged by Lionel Richie, Greg Phillinganes & James Anthony Carmichael)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 november 1986)

1997: Elton John – Something About The Way You Look Tonight [Rocket 31456 8108 7] (10 weken 1)
Something About The Way You Look Tonight - Elton John

(vandaag 19 jaar geleden
(Elton John Bernie Taupin)
(Produced by Chris Thomas)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 oktober 1997)

2014: Taylor Swift – Shake It Off (Totaal: 9 weken 1)
Shake It Off - Taylor Swift

(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Taylor Swift; Max Martin [ = Martin Karl Sandberg]; Shellback [ = Karl Johan Schuster]
(Produced by Max Martin and Shellback)
(Recorded by Michael Ilbert at MXM Studios (Stockholm, Sweden)
(Recorded by Sam Holland at Conway Studios (Los Angeles, CA)
(Assisted by Cory Bice)
(Mixed by Serban Ghenea at MixStar Studios (Virginia Beach, VA)
(Engineered for mix by John Hanes)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne at Sterling Sound (New York, NY)
(Acoustic Guitar – Shellback)
(Keyboards – Max Martin & Shellback)
(Drums – Shellback)
(Saxophone – Jonas Thander)
(Trumpet – Jonas Lindeborg)
(Trombone – Magnus Wiklund)
(Programming – Max Martin & Shellback)
(Background Vocals – Taylor Swift, Max Martin & Shellback)
(Claps and Shouts – Taylor Swift, Max Martin & Shellback)
(Percussion: Shellback)
(Executive Producers: Max Martin and Taylor Swift)
(terug op #1: 10-01-2015, 17-01-2015, 24-01-2015, 31-01-2015, 07-02-2015 (5 weken)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 september 2014)

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

1975: Melissa Manchester – Just Too Many People [Arista Records AS-0146] (1 week 2)
Just Too Many People - Melissa Manchester
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Melissa Manchester; Vini Poncia)
(Produced by Vini Poncia)
(Executive Producer: Richard Perry)

(#30 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 november 1975)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1975: Dickey Lee – Rocky [RCA Victor PB-10361] (1 week 1)
Rocky - Dickey Lee
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Jay Stevens)
(Produced by Roy Dea and Dickey Lee)

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

(#9 pop-hit voor Austin Roberts (Produced by Bob Montgomery) (Arr. by Don Tweedy) {het origineel} in 1975 [Private Stock Records PS 45,020] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in West-Duitsland voor Frank Farian (Eine Frank Farian-Produktion) op 5 april 1976 [Hansa 16 638 AT] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Nederland voor Don Mercedes (Orkest o.l.v. Harry van Hoof) (Produktie: Peter Koelewijn en Will Hoebee) op 12 juni 1976 [Philips 6012 629] (45 rpm)

1980: Kenny Rogers – Lady [Liberty UA-X1380-Y] (1 week 1)
Lady - Kenny Rogers

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie, Jr.)
(Produced by Lionel Richie, Jr.)
(Engineered and Mixed by Reggie Dozier)
(Arranged and Conducted by Gene page)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 november 1986)

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

(1981: Fausto Papetti (LP: 33ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77425]

1986: Marie Osmond With Paul Davis – You’re Still New To Me [Capitol Records/Curb Records B-5613] (1 week 1)
You’re Still New To Me - Marie Osmond With Paul Davis - foto
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Paul Overstreet; Paul Davis)
(Produced by Paul Worley)

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

2008: Taylor Swift – Love Story (2 weken 1)
Love Story - Taylor Swift

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Taylor Swift)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 januari 2009)

2014: Carrie Underwood – Something In The Water (7 weken 1)
Something In The Water - Carrie Underwood

(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Carrie Underwood; Brett James; Chris DeStefano)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1947: Julia Lee And Her Boy Friends (Julia Lee, vocal and piano; Dave Cavanaugh, tenor; Ernie Royal, Trumpet; Jack Marshall, guitar; Harry Babasin, bass; Baby Lovett, Drums) – (Opportunity Knocks But Once) Snatch And Grab It [Capitol Americana 40028] (12 weken 1)
(Opportunity Knocks But Once) Snatch And Grab It
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Sharon A. Pease)
(Vocal With Orchestra)

1975: The Staple Singers – Let’s Do It Again (Edited Version) [Curtom CMS 0109] (2 weken 1)
Let’s Do It Again - The Staple Singers
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Curtis Mayfield)
(Produced by Curtis Mayfield)
(Arranged by Gil Askey & Rich Tufo)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 december 1975)

(Uit de film Let’s Do It Again met in de hoofdrollen Sidney Poitier, Bill Cosby & Calvin Lockhart, draait vanaf 11 oktober 1975 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#8 R&B-hit voor George Benson (Produced By David Lewis And Wayne Lewis) (Associate Producer: Jonathan Lewis) in 1988 [Warner Bros. Records 7-27780] (45 rpm)

(#56 album-hit voor Repercussions And Curtis Mayfield n 1994 op de various artists (CD: A Tribute to Curtis Mayfield) [Warner Bros. Records 9 45500-2]

(#25 R&B-hit voor Blackgirl in 1995)

1997: LSG – My Body (7 weken 1)
My Body - LSG
(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Darrell (Delite) Allamby; Lincoln Browder)
(Produced by Darrell (Delite) Allamby)
(All Instruments by Delite)
(Vocodor parts by Delite & Victor (Lundon) Jones)
(Background vocals by Lincoln Browder, Antoinette Roberson & Darrell (Delite) Allamby)
(Recording Engineers: Kevin (E.Q.) Stone, Victor (Lundon) Jones, Paul Osborne, Carl Nappa, Karl Heilbron and Ben (Big Ben) Arrindell)
(Mixed by Darrell (Delite) Allamby and Ben (Big Ben) Arrindell)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 december 1997)

2014: Bobby Shmurda – Hot Boy (2 weken 1)
Hot Boy - Bobby Shmurda

(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Ackquille Pollard; Orlando Tucker)

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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 (©2016)

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Australië:

1952: Vera Lynn, Vocal With Soldiers and Airmen of Her Majesty’s Forces – Auf Wiederseh’n Sweetheart [Decca 45-Y-6402] (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Eberhard Storch /Engelse tekst: Geoffrey Parsons)
(Accompaniment under direction of Roland Shaw)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 12 juli 1952)

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

(Het origineel is van Rudi Schuricke, Tenor (Helmut Zacharias u.s. groß Streichorchester) (Gerhard Gregor a.d. Hammond-Orgel mit Kinderchor) als Auf Wiederseh’n uit 1951 [Polydor H 48374] (78 rpm) {Duitse versie}

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Eddy Howard (Vocal by Eddy Howard and Jack Halloran Choir) in 1952 [Mercury 5871X45] (45 rpm)

(#10 hit in Engeland voor Vera Lynn With Soldiers and Airmen of Her Majesty’s Forces) (Accompaniment directed by Roland Shaw) in 1952 [Decca F.9927] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit in Amerika voor Ames Brothers (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Ray Bloch And The Sweetland Singers) in 1952 [Coral 9-60773] (45 rpm)

(#13 hit in Amerika voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians (Vocal Chorus by Kenny Martin and Lombardo Quartet) in 1952 [Decca 9-28271] (45 rpm)

(#20 hit in Amerika voor Les Baxter with Chorus and Orchestra in 1952 [45-Capitol F2143]

(#118 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Gus Backus (Recorded in Germany) als Auf Wiederseh’n in 1961 [Fono Graf FG-1235] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1952: Eddy Howard  – Auf Wiederseh’n Sweetheart (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Engelse tekst: Geoffrey Parsons /Muziek: Eberhard Storch)
(Vocal by Eddy Howard and Jack Halloran Choir)

(#4 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 16 augustus 1952)

1969: Roy Orbison – Penny Arcade [London HL-8894] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Sammy King)
(Prod. by Wesley Rose)
(Arr. by Jim Hall)

1992: Boyz II Men – End Of The Road (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(L.A. Reid [ = Antonio M. Reid]; Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]; Daryl Simmons)
(Executive Producers: Antonio M. Reid & Kenneth B. Edmonds)
(Produced By L.A. Reid & Babyface)
(Co-Produced by Daryl Simmons)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 15 augustus 1992)

(Uit de film Boomerang met in de hoofdrol Eddy Murphy, draait vanaf 1 juli 1992 in de Amerikaanse en Canadese bioscopen en gaat op 17 september 1992 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1968: The Casuals – Jesamine (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Frere Manston; Jack Gellar)
(Musical Director: Cy Payne)
(Producer: David Pardo)

(Het origineel is van The Bystanders (Produced by John Schroeder) als When Jesamine Goes uit 1968 [Pye 7N.17476] (45 rpm)

1974: Carl Douglas – Kung Fu Fighting (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Carl Douglas)
(Produced by Biddu Appaiah)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 december 1974)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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